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    November 21, 2022 Stump Living

    Stump Living There are scripture verses that speak about the sins of the fathers and many would agree that these verses also apply to the sins of the mothers. Whether you are a mom or a dad, even Godly parents are not immune from the shame, grief, and guilt, that can often accompany the secret […]
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    November 14, 2022 Assassination Generation

    Assassination Generation It’s been said that practice makes perfect. This is true in sports, music, and in all entertainment arts. Video gaming is no exception either- including violent games. With that said have you ever thought about what might be getting perfected in your children with respect to the video games that they regularly play? […]
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    November 7, 2022 Screen Strong

    Screen Strong When we think of addiction or any activity that can damage human emotions, bodies, and brain matter we often think only in terms of drug addiction. But what if our kids are regularly engaging in other things? Things that bring about the same kind of damage? Do you realize that our children’s screen […]
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    October 31, 2022 Media Access

    Media Access Our kids are being raised in a media-saturated world where their media choices have become virtually endless. Some of this is good, but when does it turn into too much of a good thing and become bad? Can too many media choices dilute what good and bad choices look like? With respect to […]
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    October 24, 2022 Counter Cultural Kids

    Counter Cultural Kids For over 2,000 years Christian parents around the world have trained their kids to live counterculturally. This simply means they are different from the norms of their native land. For the most part in America, Christian parents have raised their kids to fit into America’s culture. From the beginning, Americans had largely […]
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    October 17, 2022 Loving Children Well

    Loving Children Well For most parents loving our kids is as natural as breathing. It’s just wired into us. Although they usually would agree that we really do love them, our kids may not necessarily agree that we always make them feel loved. At least not in a way that fosters security and emotional well-being. […]
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    October 10, 2022 Healing Humanity

    Healing Humanity American parents are realizing that there is something amiss in our culture and that it is radically affecting their children. Kids today seem to have gained much more influence and authority in their homes than those of previous generations. It looks like progress to some, but to others, it is considered child abuse. […]
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    October 3, 2022 Man and Woman

    Man and Woman We learn from the creation story that God didn’t do anything randomly. Day one, God created the light. Day two, was the sky and so on. And then we come to day six. After God created the animals he created humans. Here are the words from Genesis 1:27, “So God created mankind […]
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    September 26, 2022 Empty Nest

    Empty Nest Several months ago I watched a mother Robin build a nest outside my window. First, there was a nest, and then came the blue eggs. Then the blue eggs hatched and we had baby birds and then those baby birds flew away and all that was left was an empty nest. Jim Burns […]
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    September 19, 2022 Understanding Genesis

    Understanding Genesis As Christian parents, when we raise our kids to believe that the Bible should be the final authority of moral truth we need to know how to interpret scriptures for ourselves. This starts with the book of Genesis. What we understand about Genesis will help us better determine what the rest of Scripture […]
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    September 12, 2022 Religious Liberties

    Religious Liberties It seems that people in our government are exercising or rather imposing their power and authority on parents. It may feel to you that our government is now the final authority to determine what is best for our children. While we the people have given the government certain liberties to intervene when blatant […]
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    September 5, 2022 A Good America

    A Good America Today’s news is filled with any number of hot-button issues; racism, abortion, white privilege, gun control, climate change, LGBTQ+ issues, and more. These are just a few hot-button issues. Our kids are being influenced by the people that they trust to form value judgments that can often contradict much of what you […]
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    August 22, 2022 Taking Back Joy

    Taking Back Joy Raising kids has always been a challenge and a joy, but today the challenges in raising kids seem to overwhelm the best of parents and the joy can feel gone. Parents seem to have lost their voice in the home and in our culture. We are seeing many couples opting out of […]
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    August 15, 2022 Facing Struggles

    Facing Struggles When you talk with anyone raising kids today you’ll see that difficulties abound in one form or another. Then the child enters their teens and these difficulties seem to intensify. In the 16th chapter of the Gospel of John verse 33, Jesus told his disciples that “in this life, you will have tribulation, […]
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    August 8, 2022 Bully Proof

    Bully Proof Nobody likes a bully and nobody wants to be bullied, but now the tough question: have you ever considered that your child could be the bully? Have you thought of a plan of action if you discover your child is a bully? Or what is your strategy if your child is being bullied? […]
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    August 1, 2022 Navigating Culture

    Navigating Culture If you are over 50 you have lived through some drastic changes, or rather deviations, in our culture. Even some of our kids have lived through these changes and our cultural attitudes and behaviors toward things that used to be considered abnormal. Less than 10 years ago, only a few people identified as […]
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    July 25, 2022 Women of the Bible

    Women of the Bible When you think of the Bible do terms like love, righteousness, redemption, and holiness come to mind? Perhaps you think of the flip side terms like hate, vengeance, adultery, or lust. All of these topics and many more are found in the Bible. God’s word does not discriminate when reporting the […]
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    July 18, 2022 The Power of Music Pt. 3

    The Power of Music Pt. 3 Since the beginning of time philosophers, spiritual leaders, and even musicians themselves have all shared their convictions about the power of music and its ability to influence attitudes and behaviors for good or for ill. Socrates, Plato, and Aristotle are just a few who affirm these observations. In modern […]
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    July 11, 2022 The Power of Music Pt. 2

    The Power of Music Pt. 2 Since the beginning of time philosophers, spiritual leaders, and even musicians themselves have all shared their convictions about the power of music and its ability to influence attitudes and behaviors for good or for ill. Socrates, Plato, and Aristotle are just a few who affirm these observations. In modern […]
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    July 4, 2022 The Power of Music

    The Power of Music Since the beginning of time philosophers, spiritual leaders, and even musicians themselves have all shared their convictions about the power of music and its ability to influence attitudes and behaviors for good or for ill. Socrates, Plato, and Aristotle are just a few who affirm these observations. In modern times scientists […]
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    June 27, 2022 Joy and an Empty Nest

    Joy and an Empty Nest Many parents invest 18 years into their kids’ lives before sending them out into this great big world. Well, maybe that’s you right now and your child is leaving the nest and that is something you anticipate. Or maybe it’s a time of apprehension, sorrow, and maybe even dread. Either […]
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    June 20, 2022 The Perfect Parent

    The Perfect Parent As a parent, you are thrown a lot of scenarios and there is no way to prepare for every single one of them. You may know deep down that you’re not the perfect parent. As much as you’d like to be and as much as you try. Your children’s friends’ parents seem […]
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    June 13, 2022 iSlavery with Nate Randle

    iSlavery with Nate Randle Would you believe that virtually every other student in your child’s school has hard-core pornography wired directly into their bedrooms and that it is actually approved of and paid for by their parents? Would you ever consider paying to have pornography wired into your child’s bedroom? Does that same hard-core pornography […]
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    June 6, 2022 Sexual Education with Jeff Johnston

    Sexual Education with Jeff Johnston We’re raising our kids in a post-Christian nation, so we can’t assume that our government, nor its agencies, are in agreement with God-fearing moral values that built and sustained what many would call American exceptionalism. For a while, foreign and domestic enemies have been chipping away at America’s God-fearing heritage […]
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    May 30, 2022 Face to Face

    Face to Face I have a question for you. Have we become a society that likes to hide? Because since the lockdowns it seems that some are okay with staying inside their four walls. But while we hide inside we also have more courage with our words on social media. You know these little devices, […]
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    May 23, 2022 Rebel Parenting

    Rebel Parenting The cultural revolution in the 1960’s changed the face of America. Sex, drugs, and rock and roll led the way to much of what we still see today in rebellion and immorality. After all it’s the youth of that generation that are the grandmas and grandpas of today. Now many parents, the children […]
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    May 16, 2022 Biblical Worldview with Nicole Hunt

    Biblical Worldview For most of our nation’s history America has been known as having a Christian culture. We’ve been a redemptive nation upholding moral standards. Standards that have mostly aligned with a Biblical worldview. We knew that ultimately moral right and wrong was for God to determine; the God we see in the Bible. Today, […]
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    May 9, 2022 Intentional Parenting with Dave Glander

    Time and Intentionality Proverbs Chapter 22 says “train up a child in the way he should go and when he is old he will not depart from it”. Parents know that you only have 18 years to guide and train your child in the way he should go. Those 18 years set him on a […]
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    May 2, 2022 The Perfect Gift with John Trent

    The Gift of a Lifetime Well, let me tell you about this gift. It does cost a little. It has a little investment involved. But this gift is so much more valuable than the latest gadget that they probably want. It’s a gift that can improve their lives now and in the future. It’s unlike […]
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    April 25, 2022 The Miracles of SHA with Trace Embry

    Directing Our Steps Have you ever taken a step of faith believing that God was directing you and knowing that he would do just that? Trace and Beth Embry saw a need in our world and they know God was calling them to be the answer and to bring healing. So step by step, brick […]
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    April 18, 2022 A Lonely Generation with Dr. Nicholas Kardaras

    Same & Equal Is this popular phrase true? It certainly is typical for individuals living within the same society or culture to have their own set of cultural norms, beliefs, morals, and ideas about what is normal. But what about when you cross over cultural lines? What happens when you move into or even visit […]
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    April 11, 2022 Parenting Through the Blitz with Jeff Kemp

    Living in the Blitz Last time on License to Parent: “It was the worst blitz ever, and yet they proved victory over sin and over death. And that blitz that Christ faced is the paradigm for how we are to live.” That’s Jeff Kemp, former NFL quarterback, now coach to the family. He’s going to […]
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    April 4, 2022 Facing the Blitz with Jeff Kemp

    How to Stand  Quarterbacks have to be intentional in building healthy relationships, leading, and planning success. Being flexible and strong in leadership is key. Sometimes the quarterback must call an audible or a “verbal change of plans.” Sometimes he’s calling an audible because he’s sensing a blitz coming his way. A blitz is an overwhelming […]
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    March 28, 2022 There is Hope with Fair & John Brocard

    Help for Parents of Prodigals At the end of the day, a choice is made. Unfortunately, it’s not the parent’s choice. It’s the child’s decision. It’s the choices that they made that got them into the situation they are in. As parents, we can love our kids, pray for them, encourage them, and guide them. […]
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    March 21, 2022 The Story of the Prodigal with Fair & John Brocard

    The Wayward Child The story of the wayward child is no stranger to virtually every parent today. Just about everyone you talk to either knows or has a son or daughter who has struggled with something. That could be behavior, attitude, or a combination of both. Addiction, self-harm, and even suicide are all incidents that […]
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    March 14, 2022 Wired For Connection with Arlene Pellicane

    Finding a Healthy Balance But I’m thinking that with connection to each other there needs to be some balance. So I want to ask you this: “Is it possible to have too much of a good thing?” Let’s take food for instance. Is it possible to eat too much? Too much chocolate cake may just […]
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    March 7, 2022 Something Old Something New with Michelle Hill

    Something Old When facing change and becoming something new it’s important to remember why God made us new in the first place. Why are we here? What’s our purpose? What did and is God calling us to do? Today we’ll introduce something new, or in this case someone new, and we’ll remember something old: what […]
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    February 28, 2022 Revealing God’s Perfect Parenting Plan with John Rosemond

    The Bible Parenting Code Last time on License to Parent: “Our first obligation in the raising of a child is not to the child. Our first obligation is to God the father. Your second obligation is to your neighbor. Your third obligation is to your child.” That’s John Rosemond, author of The Bible Parenting Code: Revealing […]
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    February 21, 2022 Raising Well Adjusted Children with Dr. John Rosemond

    Parenting as Coaching One familiar and consistent premise among coaches is the emphasis on fundamentals. Wooden took these principles to the next level. His team members could expect an entire lesson at the beginning of each season on how to put on socks. But why focus on socks? “Because in order to play the game, […]
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    February 14, 2022 What is CRT with Robert (Bob) Woodson

    Representation For All The United States of America has an Emancipation Proclamation. Did you know that we are the only nation that has one? Not only that, the USA is the only nation that fought a war to end the practice of slavery. You may not be familiar with these facts, because they are often […]
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    February 7, 2022 What is Systemic Racism with Robert (Bob) Woodson

    Racism in America There are seemingly simple questions reeling through our teen’s minds. These questions should be obvious and fundamental. Things like “am I a boy?” “am I a girl?” “Does my skin make me inferior?” “Am I a racist and I don’t even realize it?” “Is my country racist?” This is a confusing time […]
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    January 31, 2022 The Role of the Parents with Kimball Lewis

    Empowering Parents If you missed Part I of our two-part series with Kimball Lewis, go back now and listen in. As a parent today, do you feel stuck? Do you feel that your teen is continually rebelling against you and your spouse? Have you reached your wits end? If you just aren’t sure what to […]
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    January 24, 2022 Transforming Our Teens with Kimball Lewis

    The Nature of Children Rebellion is just part of our child’s nature, right? No! If your child is rebellious, sneaky, argumentative, or seems to be lying about just about everything, then this episode of License to Parent is for you. Wouldn’t it be such a relief to see a total transformation in your child? Image […]
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    January 17, 2022 Why They Believe What They Believe with Dave Glander

    Living Out the Faith Last time on License to Parent we heard from Dave Glander. Dave talked about how people oftentimes confuse condoning and validating with loving someone as Christ. Just because we choose to walk with someone doesn’t mean we are accepting their decisions. “I can love anyone through any circumstance, but that doesn’t […]
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    January 10, 2022 Asking the Big Questions with Dave Glander

    Truth is on Your Side Unfortunately, many churches today are struggling to instill biblical values into our kids. Some may argue that this is the reason that the church is so openly attacked and discriminated against. But what if we were actually describing the marginalization of churchgoers adhering to a biblical worldview? As parents, it […]
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    January 3, 2022 Standing Strong with Ken Ham

    Will They Stand? Without question, as a parent, you would do everything in your power to stop the abuse and prevent any further harm. You would teach your kids warning signs, how to fight back, and how to get as far away from the evils as possible. When we think of abuse we often think […]
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    December 27, 2021 The Miracles of Shepherd’s Hill Part II with Trace Embry

    Wrapping Up 2021 As followers of Christ, we do trust in something. We trust in the eternal God who created all things, including us, and has our best interests at heart even more than we do. In addition to connecting the dots, looking back also reminds us of the many things we have to be […]
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    December 13, 2021 Plugged In to Cultural Norms with Adam Holz

    Entertainment in Today’s Culture First, we were able to teach our kids how to assimilate into the culture. This was due to the cultural norms of the day. These norms tended to line up with a biblical worldview, for the most part, and even unbelievers accepted them. Those who strayed from the norms still knew […]
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    December 6, 2021 A Reset of Culture with Eric Holmberg

    Making a Change Today we engage in Part II of that conversation. If you missed Part I with Eric, you can listen to it online. Discussing a Changing America with Eric Holmberg Eric Holmberg is the Founder and President of Reel to Real Ministries. He’s also with the Apologetics Group, an ordained minister, an author, speaker, and […]
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    November 29, 2021 America 2.0 with Eric Holmberg

    The Divine Reset As children and teens, the world we experienced back then seemed to be much more straightforward. For the most part, our culture tended to agree on what was right and what was wrong; even if some chose not to follow the rules. Enter the worldwide web. Screens and keyboards have become a […]
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    November 22, 2021 Training Up Teens in a Tech-Driven World with John Fuller

    Never Knowing a Time Without Tech A generation ago, raising children was a totally different ballgame! Sure, technology has made our lives (and our parenting journeys) much easier in a lot of ways. But in other ways, technology has made our lives a whole lot more complicated. Some may argue that technology today is hindering […]
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    November 16, 2021 Wise Words for Warriors with Sam Sorbo

    Leading the Christian Life Well, the Bible is clear that the Christian life will involve warfare. Metaphorically speaking, it refers to putting on the full armor of God. It also uses many other analogies of war that describe our role in advancing God’s kingdom. In fact, Jesus himself describes his kingdom as something to be […]
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    November 8, 2021 A Reason to Live with Joannie Debrito

    Suicidal Ideations in Teens Mental illness, addictions of all kinds, self-harm, and suicide are among the most prevalent. Sadly, suicide is now the second leading cause of death today among American teenagers. That is only surpassed by motor vehicle accidents. This is absolutely tragic. Today we speak with one of our friends at Focus on […]
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    November 1, 2021 The Bible Parenting Code with John Rosemond

    God’s Perfect Parenting Plan Last time on License to Parent: “Our first obligation in the raising of a child is not to the child. Our first obligation is to God the father. Your second obligation is to your neighbor. Your third obligation is to your child.” That’s John Rosemond, author of The Bible Parenting Code: […]
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    October 25, 2021 From Childrearing to Mental Health with Dr. John Rosemond

    Coaching the Fundamentals Now many coaches through the years have used a framework for success that includes focusing on the fundamentals. But Wooden takes that to the extreme. At the start of each season when he would meet with the new team, he would spend about half an hour giving step-by-step instructions on the correct […]
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    October 18, 2021 Behind the Music with G. Craige Lewis

    The Devil’s in the Details It’s really no different with our kids. Who they are, how they act, and what they think and do, could be rooted in or at least fueled by the things they see and hear. This includes the music they listen to. Could the be an inherent danger, or even evil, […]
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    October 11, 2021 Looking Ahead with Dr. Danny Huerta

    Raising Well-Adjusted Kids With respect to raising healthy, well-adjusted kids, every generation of parents down through the ages have had their own unique challenges during the times that they lived. This has been true whether the challenges be economic depression, sharp social changes, wars, plagues, natural disasters, technological advances, or other negative influences beyond our […]
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    October 4, 2021 Inside a Shadow Pandemic with Dr. Nicholas Kardaras

    Peoples is Peoples But is that true? Within a certain culture, we may all be similar in our beliefs about right and wrong and normal. But what happens when you cross cultural lines, or when you move to another culture? People from one culture often find the practices of another to be backward, too morally […]
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    September 27, 2021 Hope to Parents of Prodigals with John and Fair Brocard

    Finding Hope for Parents  Last time on License to Parent: “We always tell them that it’s not the parent’s choice. It’s the child’s choice that got them into the situation that they are in. All we can do is love them, parent them, model them, encourage them, and point them in the right direction. But […]
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    September 20, 2021 Finding Help for the Prodigal Child with John and Fair Brocard

    The Family of the Prodigal Child These days just about every parent you talk to either has or knows someone who has a son or a daughter who has gone off the rails in terms of behavior, attitude, or both. Addiction, self-harm, and sadly even incidents of suicide are all growing at an alarming rate […]
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    September 13, 2021 Leaving the Church with Alex McFarland

    Changing My Child’s Behavior There’s a reason for this. Young people have been leaving the church in droves. This exodus, to use a biblical term, doesn’t seem to be slowing down. There are reasons for this also. So the question is why? Why are our young people leaving the church? What can we do as […]
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    September 6, 2021 Parenting for Christians with Israel Wayne

    Changing My Child’s Behavior Last time on License to Parent: “Hey, you just took that toy and pushed your brother. What does that say about how you view your brother? What’s going on inside of you is that you value yourself and what you want more than you value your brother. So what is that? […]
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    August 30, 2021 Raising Them Up with Israel Wayne

    Parenting Today’s Children Today Well before you answer, fixing a child usually also means fixing the parents, fixing the environment, and fixing the relationships. Perhaps a better question would be, “are you willing to invest the time, effort, and intentionality it will take to keep your child and your family from becoming damaged goods in […]
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    August 23, 2021 Show Me the Father with Alex Kendrick

    The Perfect Father Whether it’s a biological father, an adopted father, or our heavenly father, there’s an incalculable value afforded any child who’s been blessed with a good father. Yet as our culture downplays the significance of the traditional family, so too goes the value placed on fatherhood. As a result, more and more American […]
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    August 16, 2021 Equipping Our Children to Defend the Faith with Dave Glander

    There’s a Big Difference Last time on License to Parent: “I think sometimes people confusing walking with somebody with condoning or accepting or validating what they are doing. I can love anyone through any circumstance. But that doesn’t mean that I need to show them that I’m accepting that. I’ve got gay people that I […]
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    August 9, 2021 How, Why, and Where With Dave Glander

    Answering the Big Questions Sadly, even many churches today are hard-pressed to do so. Many would say that this is the reason that the church is now so marginalized, discriminated against, and openly attacked. But this may actually be more accurately describing churchgoers adhering to a biblical worldview today. As parents, we are going to […]
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    August 2, 2021 The Theology of the Family with Scott Brown

    God’s Model for the Family In a real and abstract sense, not to understand the importance of the family is to come into life and then go through it crippled. When the family crumbles, or when it’s totally redefined by humankind, entire societies crumble. Yet even when societies do crumble, those people committed to God’s […]
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    July 26, 2021 Critical Race Theory with Robert (Bob) Woodson

    True Representation We are the only nation on the face of the earth that has an emancipation proclamation. We are the only nation that fought a war to end slavery. But the facts are not reported. The messages coming out that supposedly represent blacks today are false prophets. Discussing Rescuing American History with Bob Woodson […]
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    July 19, 2021 Red, White and Black with Robert (Bob) Woodson

    A Redemptive People I’m talking about obvious and fundamental things like am I a boy or am I really a girl? Am I inferior because of the color of my skin? Could I actually be a racist without realizing it? Is my country systemically racist? For a child, it can be a confusing time. It’s […]
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    July 12, 2021 Abortion at the Crossroads with Marvin Olasky

    The Term Abortion But there’s another definition for the term abortion calling it an object or undertaking regarded as unpleasant or badly made, or carried out. Sadly for some parents, even after choosing to give birth to their child, raising that child can too often be regarded as an unpleasant undertaking that’s badly carried out. […]
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    July 5, 2021 Empowering Parents with Kimball Lewis

    Transformation through Empowerment If you haven’t already done so, be sure to listen to Part I of our two-part series with Kimball Lewis. Let’s get into the nuts and bolts of teen and parent interactions. Do you feel stuck? Is your teen rebelling against you? Are you at the end of your rope? If you […]
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    June 28, 2021 A Total Transformation with Kimball Lewis

    The Problem Child(ren) Does your child lie to you and argue with you about virtually everything? Does rebellion just seem to be part of your child’s very nature? Would you enjoy a total transformation of your child with the help of an expert who’s equipped for empowering parents? Today we are going to be addressing […]
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    June 21, 2021 Making America Good Again with Joe Battaglia

    The Impact of Healthy Families All of this has combined to put a damper on the security of its people. Those are all vital to the emotional health of our people. This is a particular challenge for our kids. So when the people and institutions that our kids would have historically trusted most are no […]
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    June 14, 2021 Will they Stand with Ken Ham

    Standing Strong Well, it’s no doubt that as parents we would do everything we can to stand strong to stop the abuse, to teach our kids to fight back against it, and get as far away from it as possible. Let’s also remember that abuse comes in many forms. There’s sexual abuse, physical abuse, and […]
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    May 31, 2021 The Divine Reset with Eric Holmberg

    America 2.0 I mean let’s face it. The world we grew up in at least seemed to be a bit more straightforward. Not everyone followed the rules but at least most people agreed on what right and wrong were. In many ways, screens and keyboards have become our kids’ gateway to the culturally accepted source […]
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    May 24, 2021 Disconnected with Tom Kersting

    The Impact & Dangers of Technology There is a lot of conversation about healthy child-rearing. In this current age, and for generations to come, parents will be faced with concern and discussion surrounding one very important topic: digital technology. In a world saturated by media and digital technology, our children may just be at risk […]
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    May 17, 2021 Raising Godly Children in Today’s Digital Age with John Fuller

    A Generation Raised on Technology Raising kids today is certainly different than a generation ago. There are many different ways that technological innovations have made parenting (and life in general) much easier. In other ways, digital technology and information access have actually complicated our approach to raising kids. There’s an argument to be made that […]
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    May 10, 2021 A Different Kind of Parent Part II with John Rosemond

    New Priorities in Parenting Where are you taking your parenting cues today? Is it from pop psychology? The media? Science? Scripture? It is essential for today’s Christian parents to keep their priorities straight. Our parenting manual comes straight from Scripture. We can be confident in our decisions when we are walking in the foundations of […]
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    May 3, 2021 A Different Kind of Parent with John Rosemond

    Politically Incorrect Parenting When we parent according to Scripture, we aren’t always seen as normal in the eyes of the world. Sometimes we even see strange looks from other Christian parents! But answer this for me: Are your kids more emotionally well-adjusted than other children? Are they better behaved? Are they easier to handle? Keep […]
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    April 27, 2021 Defining Manhood with Gregory Koufacos

    The Absolutes of Manhood In today’s world, it’s difficult to even have an intelligent conversation about manhood. Why? There are new terms, new standards, new protocols that many of us are still needing clarity on and to become familiar with. In fact, many of the terms being tossed around need to be defined and agreed […]
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    April 19, 2021 A Higher Education with Dan Dupee

    The Evolution of Higher Education & Faith But today the very mention of having faith in God is something that is often considered equivalent to being a neanderthal. A Christian Perspective on Higher Education Many of the nation’s most prestigious institutions actually began as theological establishments. However, today we see a much different picture. So […]
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    April 12, 2021 Following the Money with Dr. Frank Wright

    Manipulation, Money & Modern Parenting America continues to be a country that sparks not only the curiosity but the desire of those from other nations. Day after day people are trying to get here; whether that be legally or otherwise. If American is such a terrible place to live, then why are we facing a […]
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    April 5, 2021 Connecting with Our Kids in a Wireless World with Kathy Koch

    Navigating Our Culture’s Digital Landscape Can our children navigate the digital landscape free of corruption and addiction? Is there wisdom in giving our children digital technology? What about virtually unfettered access to digital technology by way of the smartphone? How can we know when our kids are safe? Or when they’ve crossed the line? When […]
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    March 29, 2021 Mental Health in Crisis with June Hunt

    When Our Kids Look to Us in the Unknown As adults, many of us were completely blindsided by the events of 2020. The careers we held in high esteem, the same careers we planned to retire from, suddenly don’t exist anymore. Positions cut, or moved remote at the very least, initiated a huge shift for […]
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    March 22, 2021 Protecting the Innocent with Kristen Jensen

    Explicit Content & Our Children Today, sexually explicit images aren’t just those naughty magazines sold from behind the drug store counter. Milder or “soft” versions of it can be seen on billboards along the highway. Stronger forms are readily available out in the open now as well. They may be lurking just next to the […]
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    March 15, 2021 Discovering Boundaries with Dr. Henry Cloud

    Healthy Boundaries & Our Children Even as parents, we also need to adhere to boundaries both for ourselves and in other interpersonal relationships. But what if you were told that in some areas of life, even in your child’s life, that there may not be a reason to adhere to boundaries at all. What if […]
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    March 8, 2021 Sneaky Tech with Anne Marie McDonald

    Technology Use for Good & Evil It seems as though as soon as you get a new computer it has already sneaked in its replacement and it’s already out of date. If you’re looking for the latest apps for your smartphone, anything you download today will surely be obsolete tomorrow. Now we’ve often said that […]
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    March 1, 2021 Me Using Technology with Anne Marie McDonald

    The Over-Consumption of Technology By Our Kids Is being ostracized even a wise or valid reason? After all, kids being ostracized is a risk of having or not having or participating or not participating in something all the time.  If our reference point of how to live is what other people think we are all […]
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    February 22, 2021 Politically Incorrect Parenting Part II with John Rosemond

    Parenting Priorities and Today’s Culture Are we, as parents, taking our parenting advice from popular media? Science? Pop Psychology? Scripture? As Christian parents, it is important to take our cues from Scripture, walking in the foundations of God’s word. Today, we speak again with John Rosemond as we continue to discuss politically incorrect parenting. Our […]
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    February 15, 2021 Politically Incorrect Parenting with John Rosemond

    Parenting Differently in Today’s Culture You may parent a little bit different than those in your neighborhood, at the grocery store, and even those in your extended family. A genuine commitment to God and His word can get funny looks from your kids’ friends, the parents of those friends, and even other Christian parents. But […]
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    February 8, 2021 Embracing Manhood with Gregory Koufacos

    The Crisis of Manhood Today, there are new standards, protocols, and even terms that many of us are yet to be familiar with. In fact, many of the definitions of these terms have to be sorted out and agreed upon before we can have an intelligent conversation about manhood. Apparent absolutes about boys and men […]
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    February 1, 2021 Counter-Cultural Parenting with Tina Marie Griffin

    Putting Romans 12:2 into Practice By and large, a vast majority of moral views and perspectives of even non-believers in America used to be in line with biblical views. Unfortunately, it’s hard to say that about many Christians today. This similarity in views also applied to parenting. This was specifically seen in what used to […]
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    January 25, 2021 A Parenting Crisis with Sam Sorbo

    Educating our Children in Today’s Culture As a result, our kids have been allowed to be exposed to influences that we wouldn’t regularly even think of allowing them to be exposed to. Media, movies, peers, popular culture and more are vying for our kids’ attention. Have we been complicit in all of this? We must […]
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    January 18, 2021 Higher Knowledge with Dan Dupee

    The Christian Perspective of College Yet many of these prestigious universities such as Harvard, Yale, and others actually began as Christian theological institutions. As Christian parents then, how should we be preparing our kids to deal with an academic environment that might actually be hostile to their faith? How can we better prepare our kids […]
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    January 11, 2021 Soros and Socialism with Dr. Frank Wright

    Forsaking The Ideals of Socialism & Globalism Our country is the country people from other countries are trying to get to; both legally and illegally. If it is such a terrible place then why are they trying to do this? Today we look at how the church can recognize manipulation by those who would want […]
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    January 4, 2021 Navigating the World of Screens and Teens with Kathy Koch

    The Impact of Screens on Our Children & Teens We’ve seen that screens often become something like our children’s “other parents” but has it become even worse than that? Could these smart devices have become our children’s god? What does the Bible say about this topic and how to instill biblical, safe, and healthy wisdom […]
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    December 28, 2020 The Struggle of Pandemic Isolation with June Hunt

    Guiding Our Children through the Unknown It’s challenging for us as adults, but it’s challenging for our kids too. But it’s challenging to them in different ways. Normally our kids would look to us for guidance on how to get through life’s challenges. We’re usually pretty good at helping them because, more often than not, […]
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    December 21, 2020 Delighting in God’s Plan for Gender and Sexuality Part II with Kendra White

    Grace and Compassion Last week we began a conversation with Kendra about this new film that addresses the conflicts between the LGBTQ+ community and the teaching of the Bible; yet with compassion and grace. Continuing the Conversation with In His Image Director, Kendra White There is so much to uncover that we simply didn’t have […]
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    December 14, 2020 Delighting in God’s Plan for Gender and Sexuality with Kendra White

    In His Image So what are our kids supposed to think? What are we adults supposed to think when educated individuals are promoting their ideas as scientific fact? In light of God and his human creation, what does it really mean to be created “in His image?” Can we be proud and practicing LGBTQ+ proponents […]
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    December 7, 2020 In His Image with Tim Wildmon

    Gender, Sexuality, Sin, and the Church At the same time, accepting sinners cannot be the same thing as affirming sin. The church is to call every kind of sinner to repent. So how is the church to relate to those of the LGBT community? How are we to reach out with the gospel without being […]
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    November 30, 2020 A Cultural Pandemic with Kristin Jenson

    In America today, pornography, at least as it has been traditionally defined, is everywhere. It’s not just a stack of naughty magazines sold from behind the drugstore counter anymore. Milder forms of it can be seen on billboards along the highway. Stronger forms are out in the open now too; right next to the candy […]
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    November 23, 2020 Stages of Addiction with Karl Benzio

    When we think of addiction we often think of young adults strung out on some kind of drug lying in an alley or a gutter in some city in America. Terms like “stoner” come to mind; someone with long greasy hair, disheveled, seeking that next fix. Drug addiction doesn’t always look like that. Drug addiction […]
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    November 16, 2020 Socialists Don’t Sleep with Cheryl Chumley

    When we think about raising our kids, teaching them civics is not the first thing we often think about. Unless of course, we’re talking about the civics class they may or may not be taking in school. If they are teaching civics in your child’s school, the question we should be asking is “by what […]
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    November 9, 2020 Grooming Our Kids for Love and Not Violence Lt. Col. Dave Grossman Part 2

    There is only one real God we can put our faith in. But God gave us free will. We are not his puppets. We can choose to accept him. This idea of faith and the idea that bad things happen in this world led to God sending you. So how are you leading your life? […]
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    November 2, 2020 Grooming Our Kids for Love and Not Violence Lt. Col. Dave Grossman Part 1 [Podcast]

    When we think of our kids being well-groomed, we think of issues tending to physical hygiene and dress; some things at least parents have some control over. Or to help our kids gain control over. There is grooming going on with our kids today that many of them, or their parents, are not even aware […]
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    October 26, 2020 Jonathan Mckee

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    October 19, 2020 They’re Your Kids with Sam Sorbo [Podcast]

    With this year brings so much change into our lives with the rearranging of our everyday lives because of COVID, do you think that we are unintentionally looking over our children and their needs? Have we let them fall victim to our culture because we have become complacent about all that has been going on? […]
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    October 12, 2020 Smart Parenting with Tom Kersting [Podcast]

    When discussing child rearing in this generation and for generations to come, the parenting concern that will always be discussed is digital technology. Do you believe that digital technology can affect our children every waking hour of every day for the rest of their lives? Tom Kersting is an expert in the field of mental […]
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    October 5, 2020 Common Sense with John Rosemond part 2 [Podcast]

    Many Christian parents around the world have raised their kids in Godless societies with no biblical standards and common sense for the last 2000 years. Could we be putting too much emphasis on common sense? How about when it comes to raising our children? John Rosemond is an American columnist with a pa parenting column […]
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    September 28, 2020 Common Sense with John Rosemond Part 1 [Podcast]

    The old saying, “he doesn’t have the sense that God gave a billy goat,” seems to be said more and more here lately. Do you think that common sense is lacking in a culture today? Do you believe that children learn common sense from watching others such as their parents? John Rosemond is an American […]
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    September 21, 2020 Pop Culture with Tina Maria Griffin [Podcast]

    Can you imagine in our culture today that so many musical artists do not believe in Christ? Do you see how the media glamorize evil in our world? Do you think they are brainwashing our children with today’s pop culture? Tina Marie Griffin grew up on a dairy farm in Wisconsin but in her 20’s […]
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    September 14, 2020 The Wise Phone with Lance Black [Podcast]

    In our culture today there are so many ways to access the internet, to open the doors of dangerous material that can damage our children, not just mentally, but socially, spiritually, and emotionally. How can you protect your child from today’s technology when they are given access in every way possible from school to church? […]
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    September 7, 2020 Pandemic with Leslie Parrott [Podcast]

    During the COVID pandemic, many people have relied on technology for school, meetings, and even church. Do you believe our way of doing things has changed? Do you believe we have learned from this experience, especially for the future? Dr. Leslie Parrott and her husband, Dr. Les Parrott founded the Center for Relationship Development on […]
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    August 31, 2020 Growth with Dr. Henry Cloud [Podcast]

    Every wise parent knows the importance of exercising boundaries with their children, but when should our children be allowed to grow without boundaries? What areas of growth in their lives need no boundaries? Dr. Henry Cloud is a graduate of Southern Methodist University with a BS in Psychology, he completed his PHD in Psychology at […]
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    August 24, 2020 The Dilemma in America with Alex McFarland [Podcast]

    In our culture today so many things have changed and we are now faced with a dilemma that America as we knew it, no longer exists. What are some ways that we as parents can teach our children to have morals and values? Do you see us as America ever getting back to the true […]
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    August 17, 2020 Raising Strong Daughters with Meg Meeker Part 2 [Podcast]

    Raising children in today’s society has been even more difficult than our parents ever dreamed, especially our daughters. What do you think are the challenges that our daughters face in our culture today? Do you believe that it is harder raising children now compared to 20 years ago? Dr. Meg Meeker has spent 30 years […]
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    August 10, 2020 Raising Strong Daughters with Meg Meeker Part 1 [Podcast]

    It is not an easy job being a parent to any child, but even harder being a parent to a daughter. What are some parenting techniques you use to raise a daughter in our toxic culture? Are you discussing with your daughters about today’s vial sexual marketing of and to young girls? Dr. Meg Meeker […]
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    August 3, 2020 Story Of Shepherds Hill with Trace Embry part 4 [Podcast]

    Postmodernism is basically a person creating his own reality and say this is what’s real for me in my life and the result of that is that, not only have you created your own reality, but you have created your own morality. Do you agree with this analogy of what postmodernism is? What can you […]
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    July 27, 2020 Raising Strong Daughters with Meg Meeker Part 1 [Podcast]

    It is not an easy job being a parent to any child, but even harder being a parent to a daughter. What are some parenting techniques you use to raise a daughter in our toxic culture? Are you discussing with your daughters about today’s vial sexual marketing of and to young girls? Dr. Meg Meeker […]
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    July 20, 2020 Story of Shepherds Hill Academy with Trace Embry part 2 [Podcast]

    Who would give up everything and move their family over a thousand miles from their home to go to bible college? Who would give up everything again and buy a farm to found a residential treatment program for troubled teens? Would you? A young man and his wife moved from Chicago to Toccoa Ga to […]
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    June 29, 2020 Speaking In Tolerance with Sean McDowell [Podcast]

    In today’s post-modern and politically correct society that we live in, our kids are taught culturally a completely different definition of tolerance and intolerance than you were. Do you feel that we as parents tolerate our culture today? What do you feel is the difference between cultural tolerance and traditional tolerance? Sean McDowell PHD is […]
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    June 22, 2020 Part 2 of On Demand Media with Phillip Telfer [Podcast]

    In our culture today digital technology plays a very huge role in our everyday lives. What types of hobbies do you and your family do together that do not involve technology? Do you moderate the entertainment in your home? Phillip Telfer has ministered to youth and families for over 25 years. He is the President […]
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    June 15, 2020 On Demand Media with Phillip Telfer [Podcast]

    With today’s technology, kids have access to on-demand media choices. Do you monitor what your child is watching? Are you teaching them to make wise choices to protect their spiritual lives? Phillip Telfer has ministered to youth and families for over 25 years. He is the President of Media Talk 101, a nonprofit ministry dedicated […]
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    June 8, 2020 The LGBTQ with Dr. Quentin Van Meter [Podcast]

    With all that is going on in our society with COVID pandemic and other media heated stories, Do you think that the topic of the LGBTQ and the concerns and issues of it have been shelved? Is it a plan to silently continue to go against GOd’s plan? Dr. Quentin Van Meter is a Pediatric […]
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    June 1, 2020 Parenting with Josh Temple Part 3 [Podcast]

    Shouldn’t we be raising our kids with a greater purpose in mind in regards to a greater culture? How do you believe parents can succeed at this? Josh Temple is a 29-year-old military combat veteran that now oversees Christian soldiers at Shepherds Hill Academy where he is the program coordinator. Josh leads a team of […]
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    May 25, 2020 Parenting with Josh Temple Part 2 [Podcast]

    Parents are to lead by example. If this is to be true, would you want your kids doing what you do? Would you allow them too? Josh Temple is a 29-year-old military combat veteran that now oversees Christian soldiers at Shepherds Hill Academy where he is the program coordinator. Josh leads a team of dedicated […]
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    May 18, 2020 A Political Correct Culture with Josh Temple [Podcast]

    Times are changing with each generation. Do you believe that this generation is overly emotionally fragile? Could it have started with their parents? Josh Temple is a 29-year-old military combat veteran that now oversees Christian soldiers at Shepherds Hill Academy where he is the program coordinator. Josh leads a team of dedicated men and women […]
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    May 11, 2020 Your Online Reputation with Josh Ochs [Podcast]

    For many parents, there is no protocol for their child and technology. Do you have a digital protocol for your child(ren)? If so, what is your protocol for your child’s digital time? Josh Ochs is a digital citizenship author with a background in marketing at Disney and a love for all things technology. Josh also […]
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    May 4, 2020 Christian Films in Our Culture with Alex Kendrick [Podcast]

    What should we be allowing our kids to watch that is produced in Hollywood? Are there any R rated movies with values? Do you filter the movies that your children are watching? Alex Kendrick is a dedicated follower of Christ, he has served in church ministry for 20 yrs. Alex now writes, speaks, and produces […]
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    April 27, 2020 We The People with Jackie Gingrich Cushman [Podcast]

    When watching the news this day and time, it looks like our country is one dysfunctional family, do you believe that our political beliefs have divided us as a nation and if so how? Do you believe that Christian families have become accustomed to the society we live in today? Jackie Gingrich Cushman is a […]
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    April 20, 2020 Loving Thy Neighbor Part 2 with Glenn Stanton [Podcast]

    In a society where the age of consent is different in almost every state, do you believe that our nation will accept or legalize what we see as pedophilia? Do you believe the age of consent in sexual encounters will be changed? Glenn Staton is an author of 9 books including his newest, The Myth […]
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    April 13, 2020 Loving Thy Neighbor with Glenn Stanton [Podcast]

    Social Contagion is when a society starts talking about something, then society starts doing it. Do you believe this is true with our children and the social culture they are growing up in? Does the LGBT have this type of influence in our society? Glenn Staton is an author of 9 books including his newest, […]
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    April 6, 2020 Hollywood Christian Apologetic with Kevin and Sam Sorbo [Podcast]

    Why shouldn’t parents make their kids watch movies with a faith-friendly storyline? Do you think kids today are looking for films with a good wholesome story? Kevin Sorbo is an American actor who played Hercules in the TV series Hercules, The Legendary Journey. He is also known for his roles in God’s Not Dead and […]
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    March 30, 2020 Science and Religion with Herald Konig Prt. 2 [Podcast]

    The common thread between all religions is said to be devotion. How much time do you devote to your religion? Do you believe science can measure your devotion to your religion? Herold Koenig completed his undergraduate education at Stanford University, medical school training at the University of California in San Francisco and Geriatric medicine, psychiatry […]
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    March 23, 2020 Science and Religion with Herold Koenig [Podcast]

    In our society today, the world puts a lot of stock in scientific research. Do you believe science and religion go hand and hand? Do you think that science helps ferret out the truth? Herold Koenig completed his undergraduate education at Stanford University, medical school training at the University of California in San Francisco and […]
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    March 16, 2020 Hope for Single Moms with Lori Little [Podcast]

    As single parents, the enemy attacks your mind and leaves you feeling depressed and lonely. How can the church help those in this situation overcome these feelings? Lori Little became a single mom when her son was 2 years old. She is the author of Hope & Help for the single mom, she co-authored with […]
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    March 9, 2020 How Hollywood Entertainment is Changing with Ted Baehr [Podcast]

    Gathering to watch movies is such an American pastime in our culture. As more and more Christan films top the box office, will this have a change in our society that has been shaped by Hollywood entertainment for so long? Dr. Ted Baehr the founder and publisher of Movie Guide, the family guide to movies […]
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    March 2, 2020 Culture of Video Gaming with Phillip Telfer [Podcast]

    We as parents teach our children right from wrong, we raise them in church and teach them to live a Christian life. SO why do they do what they do? Is our culture of media living indoctrinating our children and undoing what we have worked so hard to instill inside of them? Phillip Telfer has […]
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    February 24, 2020 Digital Addiction with Dr. Nicholas Kardaras [Podcast]

    Every waking hour those temptations are largely things that are highly addictive by nature. Video games, Youtube videos, social media outlets and yes, even pornography. Screen time dependency is damaging not only to our children now but as they grow up into adults. Nicholas Kardaras is an Ivy-League educated psychologist, an internationally renowned speaker, and […]
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    February 17, 2020 Safe Technology with Stephen Dalby [Podcast]

    Digital Technology, especially smartphones have already twisted life up in a very insidious way of what childhood and adolescence once was, childhood innocence is virtually gone today. Physically kids are actually maturing sooner, largely because of the sexual content they are exposed to on a regular basis. Emotionally they are stunted because they have been […]
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    February 10, 2020 Counterfeit Comforts with Robia Scott [Podcast]

    Counterfeit comfort is anything that we turn to for comfort, though not all is bad, it should not be what comforts us. For instance, food is a blessing from God, but it was not meant to comfort us, God is meant to comfort us. God is meant to help us when we feel stress, lonely, […]
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    February 3, 2020 Coping with Losing a Child to Abduction Pt. 2 with Marie White [Podcast]

    Some say, Doing the same thing over and over again, expecting a different result is a sign of insanity. If my child comes up missing, does praying then, make me insane? “No, and I think God does the exact opposite, he says to ask, to seek. God says to be like the widow in front […]
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    January 27, 2020 Coping with Losing a Child to Abduction with Marie White [Podcast]

    The trauma of having a child abducted is an emotional ride that we never want to feel. The wondering of what happened, are they alive, who could have done this or even knowing who abducted them is overwhelming, to say the least. The number of suicides of parents who have lost a child to abduction […]
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    January 20, 2020 Through The Gate Of SHA [Podcast]

    Inside Shepherd’s Hill Academy, there are two types of audiences that pass through. There is the one where the kids have bought into the culture hook, line and sinker. Giving in to their temptations, whatever their bodies want, give it, whatever feels good, whether it be drugs, sex, it doesn’t matter the harm it can […]
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    January 13, 2020 Pushing Back Against Today’s Hollow Philosophies with Andrew Klavan [Podcast]

    Without America turning back to the God Who blessed her, today modern-day Sodom Gomorrah will, likely, only get worse. But, what’s even more frightening is the Orwellian twist that’s now emerged and growing in our culture, a culture where logic, facts, even science and most assuredly, God–are no longer the final arbiters of truth. American […]
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    January 6, 2020 Weapon of Disconnection with Tom Kersting [Podcast]

    There’s a pretty good case to be made that allowing our kids unencumbered access to “all things digital” has been–and still is–a terrible mistake. This is particularly true when it comes to the indiscriminate way we’ve, carte blanche, divvied out these addictive devices we call smartphones, to our kids. But, has the convenience and seemingly […]
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