Taking the Leap with Rachel G. Scott

Taking the Leap with Rachel G. Scott

Welcome to the "Taking the Leap Podcast" with me, your host, Rachel G. Scott! This podcast is dedicated to inspiring you to take bold leaps of faith as we hear the powerful stories of both men and women from different industries and walks of life, who obeyed God and took risks in exchange for heavens rewards. As you listen, my hope is that their stories will give you the confidence you need to trust God as He leads you to your next Leap.


May 24, 2023 37 mins

Kaela McKaig~Sacrificing Your Dream and Heeding God's Call To Care For Parents

“I don't understand this peace. It doesn't make sense to me. And so I went in and gave my two week notice. And after I gave my notice, then I called my attorney and told her, stop the process.” ~Kaela McKaig

What would you do if God led you to give up your potential citizenship and lucrative career to return to your country and care for your ill p...

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Matt Tommey-Giving Up a 'Fruitful' Business to Follow God's Lead

“Your identity is established, your design is uncovered, and then your assignment gets revealed.” ~Matt Tommey

What happens when God calls you to walk away from something that is profitable and flourishing? 

Our guest today, Matt Tommey, will share how God led him to shut down his company during a season of abundance and what he learned along that journey.


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Tonya Bailey Jones: Godly Obedience Leads to Unexpected Calls

“There are people even now who struggle with the reality of, I'm not moving because I don't feel like I deserve to be given that.” ~Tonya Bailey

If you have ever felt this way, then you will enjoy today’s guest, Tonya Bailey, as she shares how her leap after retiring from the military allowed her to be a beacon of hope for her family and other women in ways she co...

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In Loving Memory of Scott Boaman: Navigating A Life Interruption

What does it look like to obey God’s call to leap when everything in your world is interrupted by the cares of this world? 

Our guest today will share how he drew closer to God during one of the most challenging seasons of his life and how his leap led him right where he needed to be.

On Saturday April, 29, 2023 Scott passed away from medical complications durin...

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April 26, 2023 39 mins

Ben Waites: Leaping into Destiny Despite Disabilities and Limitations

What is the one physical or mental limitation that you believe is keeping you from taking the leap? 

Our guest today will share how his choice to leap despite his limitations landed him on national television.

Ben’s Bio:

Ben Waites is a husband and singer who was born with arthrogryposis, and while his body may be bound to a wheelchair, his spirit is soaring...

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Amy Debrucque: When God is in the Driver's Seat

What could you accomplish if you got out of your comfort zone and fully surrendered to God’s will? 

Our guest today will share with us what happened when she learned to let go and let God in the driver’s seat.

Amy’s Bio:

Amy Debrucque is a wife, mom of four, life coach, co-author of Embolden, and host of the Life On Purpose Podcast where she encourages women to live on purpose in...

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How can you fund your next leap, using what’s already in your hands, fast?

Our guest today shares some personal and practical tips for this very question. 

Graham’s Bio:

Graham Cochrane is the author of “How To Get Paid for What You Know” and is a business coach to over 3,000 premium customers worldwide. He founded The Recording Revolution, a 7-figure online music business, in 2009. He now hosts over 80,000+ monthly followers on his p...

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Having Outrageous Faith 

What would it look like for you to have outrageous faith?

Our guest, Rachelle Starr, will share the importance of having outrageous faith in a culture that has become complacent and comfortable.  


Rachelle Starr (www.scarlethope.org) founded Scarlet Hope, a nonprofit dedicated to sharing the hope of Jesus with women in the adult entertainment industry. In 2015, Rachelle launched a social enterprise...

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March 29, 2023 16 mins

Preparing for Our Next Leap: Practical, Personal, and Purposeful Conversations to Equip You.

In this episode, host Rachel G Scott talks about the upcoming season of her podcast, Taking the Leap. She explains that the season will be focused on three key words: practical, personal and purposeful. She shares that each guest she interviewed for the upcoming season shared something unique, but that the overall focus will be on p...

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March 22, 2023 28 mins

Husband and Wife Partnership: Working Together to Fulfill Heaven's Reward

Working together as a couple and being a supportive spouse is all about having a sacrificial and supportive heart; it’s not about assigning roles or taking notes on who is doing what. It is also about looking at how you can make things happen, getting on the same page, and taking a leap in agreement. 

Join the conversation with Rachel and Willie Scott,...

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March 15, 2023 31 mins

Leaping from Math to Kingdom Music

From the culture and traditions to instruments and melodies, music has become a powerful form of expression and a healing balm. 

Massin is a gospel music artist from Zambia, Africa. He’s an International award-winning creative who is using his gift to reach and minister to the world. Massin has collaborated with other artists locally in his own country, throughout the United States and inte...

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March 8, 2023 36 mins

Leaping From Alcoholism into the Mission Field

Are you struggling to obey God’s call into ministry because of your past? If so, join me for this powerful conversation with Kendra Dublin as she encourages us with her story. 

Kendra Dublin is the author of God's Perspective for Me, Christian Life Coach, and the founder of God’s Perspective for Me LLC. Through her discipleship and coaching, she helps women release past sins and...

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March 1, 2023 28 mins

Balancing Motherhood and our Kingdom Calling

The most difficult leaps often require us to surrender things that were once a significant part of our identity and that's never easy.

In this episode, Rachael shares her transition from the boardroom to the playroom, how she struggled with her identity and significance, and how she surrendered, allowing God to take the lead. She also shares the beauty of separating her value and ...

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February 22, 2023 37 mins

Envisioning Your Leap and Reframing Your Career Success

Are you feeling stuck and unfulfilled in your current career? This conversation with Kevin Anselmo has the tips and insights to help you find your significance at work from a Christian perspective. If you also need to reframe your success and position or prepare yourself to take the next leap, this episode is for you.

Kevin Anselmo is the founder of Experiential Communi...

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February 15, 2023 27 mins

From Nursing to Nonfiction Author

Life is good, but it’s not without its share of struggles. Even in a Christian marriage, there will be difficulties and challenges, however, with Christ we learn how He can get the glory when we face and overcome them. In this episode, Jen Hughes shares her career journey and how she has been balancing her time as a Christian author with growing her family, the journey of being a firefighte...

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February 8, 2023 29 mins

Redeeming Your Family Legacy with Jerry Dugan

What if you're the one that has been called to redeem God’s legacy in your family and your courage is key to that happening? As we look over our family history, we will often identify where things went well and where things went wrong. Having this knowledge should impact our life and direct our leap. Our guest today chose to dig up the history of his family's past and find the r...

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February 1, 2023 38 mins

Taking Big Bold And Brave Leaps 

In this episode Rachel is speaking with Clint Hatton. He is a husband, father to three boys, personal development coach, and has been pastoring for the last 16 years. He is also the author of Big Bold Brave, a book that inspires people to choose life and live boldly to fulfill their divine purpose.

Taking a leap or a move when you are married can be scary, especially when you don’t know what ...

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January 25, 2023 28 mins


Pursuing a Purposeful Life Beyond your Breaking Point with Anthony Witt

Pursuing a Purposeful Life Beyond your Breaking Point with Anthony Witt

Your rock bottoms can be the catalyst for growth and transformation that leads to a life of fulfillment and success. By understanding how to use these difficult times as learning experiences, we can use our experiences to become better prepared for a life filled with purpose. Join t...

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January 18, 2023 36 mins

Balancing Motherhood and Your Calling in Ministry

Motherhood is a beautiful gift, yet we can easily begin to feel guilty if we feel called to do other things or step into other roles. As moms, we often need to be reminded that it's okay for us to function in our positional and missional responsibilities. Our positional responsibility is our role as a mom, while our missional responsibility is the calling outside the family. Sometime...

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January 11, 2023 39 mins

In the episode, Stefanie and Caleb Rouse share their journey in online ministry, how to overcome fear and uncertainty, the value of speaking life to our spouses as they navigate seasons of the unknown, and the importance of spending time with God to fill up before pouring out.

Caleb and Stefanie Rouse are authors, digital creators, and online relationship mentors passionate about sharing God’s love and helping people in all stages o...

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