Sarah Faulkner - Discovering the Pearl in the Victory Over a Death Sentence!

Episode Summary

Imagine growing up amidst dysfunction, alcohol, and abuse. Imagine that you went on despite it all, to become a civil engineer, standing out in a male dominated profession. Imagine thinking you’re “too smart” to believe in God and those who did you considered “weird”. Then, imagine your whole world shattering when you discover your child is an opioid addict. Imagine then, working through that, as you think you’re in the clear, out of nowhere comes a series of events that 9 times out of 10 results in death! Yet here you are on the other side…. Alive, Victorious, Filled with a Faith that cannot be shaken and discovering how Pearls will help you tell your story! Be inspired as you listen in on this chat with my amazing guest, Sarah Faulkner, who shares her personal story, the one I just asked you to imagine, and how it has changed her life. You will be amazed at what she has been through and how God faithfully and mercifully showed up time and time again. Sarah has used the traumatic circumstances she’s endured to strengthen herself and her faith, and while on this journey, she had an epiphany that resulted in a business that has a message of hope! Be sure to check out Sarah’s website and the generous 20% DISCOUNT she’s offering the Revive Your Dreams listeners! It’s time for you to BE that woman who lives that victorious, beautiful, abundant life you’re dreaming of! C’mon, grab a “cuppa” and your notebook, let’s get started! Oh, and I’ve got a gift for you to help you get started on the path to accomplishing YOUR dreams and goals! The link is below. Let’s DREAM and DO bigger than ever before! xo

Episode Notes

About Sarah Faulkner:

Sarah Faulkner is the jewelry artist behind Milk Velvet Pearls. She uses the symbolism of the pearl to express beauty born from struggle, and the radical transformation of her life by faith.

She is the mother of an opioid addict (now 6 years clean); and a brain aneurysm rupture and subarachnoid hemorrhage stroke survivor. She shares her stories of grace as evidence of the power of prayer; and is on a mission to encourage others to draw nearer to God.


Milk Velvet Pearls website:     




RESOURCES: Sarah mentioned a book by Louie Giglio, Goliath Must Fall

Proverbs 22:4, Humility is the fear of the Lord; its wages are riches and honor and life.

Psalm 37:4, Delight yourself in the Lord, and he will give you the desires of your heart.


About Kathleen:

“Abundant Living” Mentor, Founder of Kathleen Ellis Lifestyle Design & Host of The Revive Your Dreams Podcast, Kathleen Ellis, is passionate about teaching you how to get rid of the chaos, stress & overwhelm that is stealing your dreams! She will help you create a lifestyle of balance, beauty, confidence, and joy so that you can begin to live the Beautiful Abundant Life You Dream Of!

Kathleen is your mentor, motivator, and guide, as you learn to DREAM BIG, to “step outside the box” to make your dreams come true. She will stretch you to Revive Your Dreams and Transform Your Life…To take your life from ordinary to EXTRAordinary…. To become ALL, you were created to BE!


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