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The Daring Way


The Daring Way

I am a Certified Daring Way Facilitator (CDWF), having trained with Brené Brown and her team in February 2015. I incorporate researcher Brené Brown's work on vulnerability and wholeheartedness into preaching, teaching, and pastoral counseling, and lead series based on the Daring Way. This work parallels Christians' call to practice radical discipleship and love God, neighbor, and self. I led a six-week series on Wholehearted Parenting in spring 2016, a six-week series on Wholehearted Living in fall 2017, and The Falls Church parish retreat on Embracing Imperfection in fall 2017. Read more about the work of Brené Brown at

If you're looking for a place to start, I recommend watching Brené's Ted Talk on Vulnerability and reading Daring Greatly.