Parenting Challenges

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Love Equals Time

Sometimes dads struggle to connect with their children.  Maybe you have a difficult career, or travel a lot.  Or maybe your family isn’t your top priority. Roland Warren offers this challenge to fathers. Listen to the full program here.

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Hope and Encouragement for Stepmoms (Part 2)

But I'm NOT a Wicked Stepmother!

Authors Kathi Lipp and Carol Boley share their experiences as stepmothers, offering humor, wisdom and hope to stepmoms and their families. (Part 2 of 2)

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Hope and Encouragement for Stepmoms (Part 1)

But I'm NOT a Wicked Stepmother!

Authors Kathi Lipp and Carol Boley share their experiences as stepmothers, offering humor, wisdom and hope to stepmoms and their families. (Part 1 of 2)

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My Adopted Son: A Single Woman's Story (Part 2 of 2)

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In a riveting story of hope and redemption, Carolyn Koons tells how she, as a single woman, felt led by God to adopt a young boy she encountered in a harsh children's prison during a mission trip to Mexico. (Part 2 of 2)

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God Changes Lives

Have your kids’ actions or attitudes ever driven you to despair? That’s how Carolyn Koons felt after an argument with her adopted son. Listen to the full program here.

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My Adopted Son: A Single Woman's Story (Part 1 of 2)

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In a riveting story of hope and redemption, Carolyn Koons tells how she, as a single woman, felt led by God to adopt a young boy she encountered in a harsh children's prison during a mission trip to Mexico. (Part 1 of 2)

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Finding Peace in the Midst of Mommy Stress (Part 2 of 2)

Am I Messing Up My Kids?

Author Lysa TerKeurst offers hope and encouragement to moms who struggle with feelings of failure and guilt over their parenting mistakes. (Part 2 of 2)

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Finding Peace in the Midst of Mommy Stress (Part 1 of 2)

Am I Messing Up My Kids?

Author Lysa TerKeurst offers hope and encouragement to moms who struggle with feelings of failure and guilt over their parenting mistakes. (Part 1 of 2)

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Finding God's Mercy When Life is Messy (Part 2 of 2)

Move On

Author Vicki Courtney encourages parents of prodigals to develop an authentic faith by allowing God to meet them in the midst of the emotional and relational challenges they face with their children. (Part 2 of 2)

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Finding God's Mercy When Life is Messy (Part 1 of 2)

Move On

Author Vicki Courtney encourages parents of prodigals to develop an authentic faith by allowing God to meet them in the midst of the emotional and relational challenges they face with their children. (Part 1 of 2)

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Don’t Freak Out

“You did what?” If you’ve ever uttered those words, author and speaker Amy Ford has some advice for you. Listen to the full program here.

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Parenting the Strong-Willed Child as a Team (Part 2 of 2)

You Can't Make Me (But I Can Be Persuaded)

Cynthia Tobias and Jean Daly describe how parents can navigate the frustration and challenges of raising strong-willed children. Our guests also explain how couples can get on the same page in their parenting approach. (Part 2 of 2)

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Strong Willed Child

Kids aren’t one-size-fits-all when it comes to parenting.  You have to give careful thought to each child’s individual personality.  That’s especially true if you have a strong-willed child.

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Parenting the Strong-Willed Child as a Team (Part 1 of 2)

You Can't Make Me (But I Can Be Persuaded)

Cynthia Tobias and Jean Daly describe how parents can navigate the frustration and challenges of raising strong-willed children. Our guests also explain how couples can get on the same page in their parenting approach. (Part 1 of 2)

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Article

Boy-girl Friendships

Wendy Buckler

Even if dating is years off, it's never too early to teach our children how to communicate and interact with members of the opposite sex in a healthy manner. As I found, the subject may literally come knocking on your door much earlier than you expect.

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Overcoming the Obstacles of Cerebral Palsy (Part 2 of 2)

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Lisa Sexton discusses her experiences with raising her special needs son, Tyler. Lisa and Tyler also share their amazing story of how, with God's help, Tyler was able to overcome his limitations and pursue a medical degree. (Part 2 of 2)

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Overcoming the Obstacles of Cerebral Palsy (Part 1 of 2)

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Lisa Sexton discusses her experiences with raising her special needs son, Tyler. Lisa and Tyler also share their amazing story of how, with God's help, Tyler was able to overcome his limitations and pursue a medical degree. (Part 1 of 2)

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Get The Facts

I think it’s fair to say that we’d all like an environment of mutual respect and minimal conflict in our homes. But, how do you get there? Here’s a simple step that’ll make a world of difference: Get the facts before you jump to conclusions.

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Get The Facts

I think it’s fair to say that we’d all like an environment of mutual respect and minimal conflict in our homes. But, how do you get there? Here’s a simple step that’ll make a world of difference: Get the facts before you jump to conclusions.

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Powerful Hope for Discouraged Moms (Part 2 of 2)

I Need Some Help Here!

Author Kathi Lipp offers encouragement to moms as she describes how they can work through struggles with guilt, shame and the illusion of perfection and being in control. (Part 2 of 2)

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Powerful Hope for Discouraged Moms (Part 1 of 2)

I Need Some Help Here!

Author Kathi Lipp offers encouragement to moms as she describes how they can work through struggles with guilt, shame and the illusion of perfection and being in control. (Part 1 of 2)

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Article

When Friends Face Childhood Cancer

Alexandra Lütz

If you know a family who is journeying through childhood cancer, here are a few ways you can help meet their daily needs.

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Parenting Through a Child's Illness

Delores Lisener

When a terminal illness requires a family's change of direction, parents can still find ways to focus on all their children and grow closer as a family.

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From Parent to Consultant

Letitia Suk

How to transition successfully

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