Parent Like You Mean It 11: Are We “Under God” and “Indivisible”?

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[display_podcast] Hello, and welcome to Parent Like You Mean It – the podcast where we talk about what it means to parent with intentionality, instead of just letting one day turn into the next as you simply survive your routines. I’m Jefferson Drexler and this week, I find myself struck with the question: When is a piece of cloth more than just material? My office is located in the same business park as an upholstery and fabric outlet and as I walked their rows of textiles, I realized: what w … [Read more...]

Christian Home & Family: Self Perception Is A Fog, And What To Do About It

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From Carey Green, author, blogger, speaker, coach and pastor: The more days of life I log on this planet, the more I come to realize that the way we humans perceive ourselves is foggy at best. There are all kinds of ways it happens, from over-confidence, to lack of confidence, and everything in between. Another example is that we tend toward being unable to see our sin and the consequences of it with any sort of clarity. We excuse things we shouldn’t and condemn things in ourselves that God put … [Read more...]

Blending Your StepFamily 53: Focus on the Blessings

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[display_podcast] From Pam Rohr, author of Blended but not Broken - Hope and Encouragement for Blended Families: We all have pressures and things in our lives that we wish were different. None of us escape. Some seasons are easier than others and sometimes we may enter a season of life that is so good that we hope it never ends. But as the saying goes “All good things must end.” That’s how Sara felt when she married Bob. She felt she had found the most wonderful man in the world and she was ex … [Read more...]

Blending Your StepFamily: The Hidden Dangers of Resentment, Part 1

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[display_podcast]From Pam Rohr, author of Blended but not Broken - Hope and Encouragement for Blended Families:Unfortunately, it’s quite normal to experience feelings of resentment from time to time in blended families but they need not cause a breach in relationships if you address the issues and move forward.  Real problems start however when you hold on to feelings of resentment.  They will choke out the life in your relationships and could ultimately destroy your family.  Resentment m … [Read more...]

Christian Home & Family: How to Destroy the Ones You Love

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From Carey Green, author, blogger, speaker, coach and pastor:IF YOU’RE NOT CAREFUL, YOU WILL DESTROY THE ONES YOU LOVE, WITHOUT EVEN KNOWING IT. HERE’S HOW TO FIND OUT IF YOU ARE, AND WHAT YOU CAN DO ABOUT IT. OK, I agree, the title of this episode is a bit weird. I mean, who really WANTS to destroy the people they love?But the sad fact is that all of us do thing, say things, and neglect things that wind up being hurtful to the people we love the most – our families. And the way that I s … [Read more...]

Parent Like You Mean It 10: Schoolhouse Rock, Obamacare, Immigration and Your Kids

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[display_podcast] Hello and welcome to Parent Like You Mean It, the podcast where we talk about parenting on purpose – with the intention of instilling character and values in our children that would make our grandparents proud. I’m Jefferson Drexler, and I’m the first to admit that I probably watched too much television as a child, but I wasn’t just one to stare mindlessly into the boob tube – I actually paid attention. I remember acing a high school History exam without studying a single minut … [Read more...]


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