Living Wholehearted

February 09, 2021

Ep. 65 : Our Love Story, Part 1

As the founders of Living Wholehearted, Courageous Girls, and the Living Wholehearted Pod-cast, we wanted you to know a little more about our journey together. In fact, Valentine’s Day was our first date. Don’t be fooled...Jeff didn’t know it was Valentine’s Day! (Smiling emoji) We are not just business and ministry partners, we are husband and wife. And WE STILL LIKE EACH OTHER after all these years. That’s a miracle in an age where fewer and fewer are getting married and staying married. What’s our secret. Lots and lots of .... You’ll have to listen to find out more. Though our story is OUR story and not one to compare to, we think we have learned a few things over the years that is worth passing on. Though Terra is a marriage and family therapist and Jeffan executive coach, we have many humbly moments that keep us learning and growing. In Part 1, we have fun reminiscing about the “first site” moment. We talk about why we “saved ourselves” for marriage and how we barely made it. Jeffmight have been blushing here. We unpack the little things that keep us best friends and humble us in keeping the main things the main things. Read More

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About Living Wholehearted

We define a leader as anyone with a following. Whether you are a parent or a CEO, or both, how you lead matters. When a leader lives with integrity, everyone in their wake benefits. And when they don't, everyone in their wake pays, it's just a matter of time. We are a husband and wife team HELPING LEADERS of all types LIVE WITH INTEGRITY through Biblical, Clinical, and Relational Wisdom. The Living Wholehearted Podcast is filled with grace, hope, and practical tools to help you in every relationship that matters most to you in your home, work, and community. Become a leader who is shrinking their integrity gap between what you say and how you actually live. Join us in the movement of becoming a Wholehearted Leader!

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About Jeff and Terra Mattson

Jeff Mattson (MA ORL) and Terra Mattson (MA LPC, LMFT) are Christian Parenting spokespeople and the co-hosts of the Living Wholehearted Podcast in the Christian Parenting Podcast Network.


After two decades studying and working in leadership and trauma-informed therapy, Jeff and Terra are bridging the gap between Biblical, clinical, and relational wisdom to help leaders live with integrity in the home, work, and community.


They are the co-founders of Living Wholehearted, a professional counseling and organizational development firm. Terra is the author of Courageous: Being Daughters Rooted in Grace and together they co-authored Shrinking the Integrity Gap: Between what Leaders Preach and Live. Jeff and Terra have skin in the game as they raise their two daughters just outside Portland, OR on five acres of old growth woods. There is never a dull moment in the Mattson home!

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