Episode 408: Jodi Benson (Ariel from The Little Mermaid) on Behind the Scenes at Disney, and Giving God Your Messy Life

YOU GUYS. An actual Disney Princess. Do I have the entire soundtrack of The Little Mermaid currently playing in my head?? YOU KNOW I DO! This conversation with Ariel *ahem* Jodi Benson is so fun! She is an absolute legend (literally) and her new book Part of My World is so good. Jodi shares about her faith journey, making decisions that impact your life and legacy, and how to get through the hard days.

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Jodi Benson

Conversation Links

The Little Mermaid


Paige O’Hara

Howard Ashman

Disney Legends

Club 33

Disney Wish

University of Illinois

Opryland Theme Park

General Jackson Showboat



The Wingfeather Saga

Andrew Peterson

Ellie Holcomb

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