The Good Thing VS The God Thing | Dr. Joan Speaks with Marie Mosley Part 4

Opting for the good thing often involves seeking temporary pleasures, material success, or societal approval. Conversely, choosing the God thing entails surrendering to a deeper calling, following one's spiritual path, and living in alignment with one's values and beliefs. While the good thing may bring short-term gratification, the God thing leads to long-lasting fulfillment and a sense of purpose. It may be difficult to let go of the “good thing” but the “God thing” is always a better decision.

In this episode of Hey, I’m Listening, Dr. Joan speaks with Marie Mosley about The Good Thing VS The God Thing

Marie Mosley is a wife and mother of 4. She has 3 beautiful daughters and a handsome son. She survived childhood trauma, becoming a mom at age 14, and a 25-year toxic relationship. Marie spent twenty-plus years as an educator, inspiring and motivating not only the children she taught but also colleagues, friends, and others to live their best lives. She is a former Guidance counselor with a strong mental health background.

Connect with Marie Mosley | IG: Marie Mosley or 

What you can expect from this episode

00:30 The relationship between us and God

02:31 Ending other relationships | The Good Thing VS The God Thing

05:30 Staying for the kids  

07:00 The ACEs – Adverse Childhood Experiences
Did you enjoy this show? Please leave us a review – a single sentence counts! 

Post a screenshot of you listening on Instagram and tag us so we can thank you personally!

Would you please support our growth by, kindly subscribing or following Hey, I’m Listening on your preferred podcast platform

Want to become a guest on our show?

Visit us at or

Send an email to or

About Dr. Joan

Dr. Joan Samuels-Dennis, Ph.D., is an award-winning Canadian speaker and authority on trauma recovery, reconciliation, and forgiveness. Joan has specialized in promoting the mental health and well-being of individuals, families, and communities for over a decade through her groundbreaking trauma recovery strategy, The Forgiveness Method.

Her career as an individual, couples, and family psychotherapist has helped countless people heal from their past, transform their mental health, overcome challenges, and reclaim their lives.

In 2016, she founded Becoming Inc.; in 2020, she founded the Village of Peace not-for-profit organization. Dr. Joan is the author of 490: Forgive and Live Fearlessly, Forgive: Master The Art of Letting Go and Becoming the Journey to Love, and the mind behind the revolutionary new therapeutic modality and certification “The Forgiveness Method” launching in 2023.

Dr. Joan is a Jamaican-Canadian Toronto native who lives in the beautiful community of Kamloops, B.C., alongside her loving husband and family.

Connect with Dr. Joan at | | |

Send in a voice message:


error: Content is protected !!
Scroll to Top