The Innkeepers Podcast
A podcast by Sanctuary Inn – We believe we are called to equip, refresh, and restore God’s Global Workers. On this podcast we will be interviewing guests who have much to teach us about the many facets of Missionary Care. Let’s learn together and be encouraged to press on in the work that God has given each one of us to do.
Meet The Hosts
Steve Price (Sanctuary Inn Director) and Kara Githens (Sanctuary Inn Care Coordinator) together host this podcast. They each have lived the cross-cultural missionary life and have a deep understanding of the challenges and the beauty of living among worlds. On this podcast they are interviewing many amazing individuals with a wealth of knowledge and experiences to share about Missionary Care.
About The Innkeepers
In this brief introductory episode you will get a chance to meet “The Innkeepers” hosts Steve Price and Kara Githens. They share a bit of their life stories and how God brought each of them to serve and work at Sanctuary Inn and gave them a passion for Missionary Care
The Innkeepers: Introducing Ourselves
Season 6, Episode 8
About Cheryl W. Savageau, EdD, LPC
After an early career as a secondary school teacher Cheryl dedicated her professional life to Christian counseling. For more than 35 years she counseled and taught families, teens, couples, individuals and groups in churches, colleges, private practice and in public agencies located in Ohio, SC, NC, the Philippines, and India. She considers her work with Parents of Missionaries a highlight of her service. Together with POM Diane Stortz, Cheryl co-authored the groundbreaking book, Parents of Missionaries.
Today Cheryl volunteers as head of the Wellness Ministry at her church in North Carolina where she worships with her husband, daughter, son-in-law and three granddaughters. Her son, daughter-in-law and three grandsons live in Ohio. Her entire family shares faith in Jesus Christ and cheers for The Ohio State Buckeyes.
A Portland church pastor shares from his experience on how a church can tangibly care for their global workers.
Steve and Kara, The Innkeeper hosts, share some tips, tools, and training opportunities for getting started in Missionary Care today.
Dr. Connie Befus helps us understand the significance and means of grieving the compounded losses of a cross-cultural life.