How to come out a Wilderness Season with Susan B. Mead

Have you sometimes felt that you are stuck in a wilderness season where things seem dark and disillusioned?

Well the good news is that you are not alone! There comes a time in every believers life where God takes us through a wilderness season, sometimes to test us and sometimes as a result of circumstances outside our control. We can feel like we are walking around naked without help or protection.

Watch our interview with author and speaker Susan B. Mead as she shares about her journey with losing a child and how God helped her through her wilderness season.

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Guest Bio

With over 2 million airline miles under her belt, Susan shares her expert teachings on business, grief and relationships. A master storyteller, Susan leaves audiences motivated to live a life free of regrets.

Whether speaking to business professionals, women’s conferences, industry leaders or writer’s workshops, Susan’s insightful wisdom inspires audiences, empowering them to make healthy mental u-turns. Having lost a son, a sister, a dream and her peace, Susan now lives on mission to help others rebound from personal loss, trauma or difficult seasons in life.

In her vibrant up-close-and-personal style, Susan freely shares how her encounters with God, in the midst of gut-wrenching grief, led her to a deeper, more intimate relationship with Him. Her message is simple, yet profound, “An event does not define you; how you respond to it does.”

After Susan lost her youngest son, Kyle, she realized even when things get broken, discarded or replaced, people matter most. It was during this season Dance with Jesus was written.

Dance with Jesus became a metaphor for discovering joy and has become a source of inspiration helping thousands discover life in the midst of their darkest moments. Funny, relatable and engaging, Susan has audiences leaning in with anticipation. Her story is riveting, a refreshing tragedy to triumph story, one guaranteed to touch the heart of every listener. As the founder of both “Dance With Jesus Ministries” and “His Girls Gather,” Susan has dedicated her life to helping others find calm in the chaos of life.

As a frequent guest on radio, television and a contributing author on multiple media outlets, Susan has shared on CNN, Sirius XM, USA Radio Networks, Daystar, CTN and others.

A Charter Blogger on the Bible Gateway Blogger’s Grid and a regular contributor on, she has been quoted in The Street, published in the Medical Laboratory Observer (MLO), and has been described as a solid, comforting voice in a messy world.

Susan was awarded an MBA from the University of Dallas, spent 20+ years at a high level with Johnson and Johnson and is certified by the International Critical Incident Stress Foundation in Critical Incident Stress Management (CISM) in Individual Grief, Group Grief and Grief following Trauma.

Susan is uniquely qualified to walk with the one or the many dealing with the stresses or trauma of life. Expect to laugh through your tears as you learn to take a step forward.


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