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Being a Champion to Your Grandkids + Living With Authenticity

Air Date 05/06/2017

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In Part 1 of this weekend's program, Carey Casey, CEO of the National Center for Fathering, explains how grandfathers can utilize their unique role to have a positive and lasting influence on their grandchildren in a discussion based on his new book, Championship Grandfathering: How to Build a Winning Legacy.

In Part 2, TV star and actress Sadie Robertson explains how she has remained true to her Christian values in the midst of the pressures that come with a highly successful career in the public spotlight.

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Carey Casey

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Carey Casey is the CEO of the National Center for Fathering. He is widely known as an ambassador for fathers, a dynamic speaker who inspires dads to be the best they can be. Carey serves on the White House Task Force on Fatherhood and Healthy Families, and is a member of the executive committee of the National Fatherhood Leaders Group. He served for nearly 20 years with the Fellowship of Christian Athletes, and also as a chaplain for the Dallas Cowboys under famed head coach Tom Landry. Carey is the author of Championship Fathering and general editor of the book The 21-Day Dad's Challenge. He and his wife, Melanie, reside in Chicago, where he is a staff member at their place of worship, Lawndale Christian Community Church. The couple has four children and nine grandchildren.


Sadie Robertson

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Sadie Robertson is a star of A&E’s Duck Dynasty and runner up on season 19 of ABC’s Dancing With the Stars. She has also ventured into acting with roles in God’s Not Dead 2 and I'm Not Ashamed. Sadie is a motivational speaker to young people and the author of three books, including the New York Times bestseller, Live Original: How the Duck Commander Teen Keeps it Real and Stays True to Her Values. She's involved in multiple business ventures, including a prom dress line with Sherri Hill, school supplies for DaySpring and a fashion line with Wild Blue Denim that can be found in Rue 21 stores around the country. Keep up with Sadie by visiting her Facebook page.