Focus on the Family Parenting Podcast

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Need help with raising your kids? Focus on the Family provides tried and true parenting advice to help your children thrive.

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Understanding Your Teens Behavior, Part 6
Based on their book Your Teenager is Not Crazy, Jeramy and Jerusha Clark offer an overview of a teen's brain from a neurological perspective, sharing insights on your teen's emotions and the impact of puberty and hormones. The Clarks give practical advice on resolving conflict with your teen, handling disrespect and helping your teen navigate peer pressure.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/focus-on-the-family/focus-on-parenting/~4/lfCWiFA34wM" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Aug 14, 2018
Disciplining Your Kids With Love and Limits, Part 3
In a conversation centered on their book Put the Disciple Into Discipline, Erin MacPherson and her mother, Ellen Schuknecht, discuss the importance of parents demonstrating love in the midst of disciplining their children. Erin and Ellen also talk about teaching our kids self-control, helping them (and ourselves) become slow to anger, and faith training.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/focus-on-the-family/focus-on-parenting/~4/2WatT7K-SqU" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Aug 09, 2018
Forgiving the Past, Embracing the Future, Part 4
In a discussion based on her book Forgive, Let Go and Live, best-selling author Deborah Smith Pegues explains what forgiveness is and isn't, and highlights the rewards of having a forgiving spirit. She offers practical suggestions for going through the process of forgiveness.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/focus-on-the-family/focus-on-parenting/~4/nt_23_55auc" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Aug 07, 2018
Teaching Your Children to Redeem Culture, Part 2
John Stonestreet, President of the The Chuck Colson Center for Christian Worldview, offers parents practical guidance for helping their children face cultural pressures with confidence and having a positive influence on society.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/focus-on-the-family/focus-on-parenting/~4/gohrgBJhP2Y" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Aug 02, 2018
Teaching Your Children to Redeem Culture, Part 1
John Stonestreet, President of the The Chuck Colson Center for Christian Worldview, offers parents practical guidance for helping their children face cultural pressures with confidence and having a positive influence on society.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/focus-on-the-family/focus-on-parenting/~4/er8zWU0oSTk" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jul 31, 2018
Raising Kids of Character, Part 2
Parents often don't have a plan for addressing and correcting their children's undesirable behavior. Dr. Todd Cartmell discusses practical tools parents can use and outlines a three-step process that can help transform their interactions with their kids.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/focus-on-the-family/focus-on-parenting/~4/t0J1m8kO_6E" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jul 26, 2018
Raising Kids of Character, Part 1
Parents often don't have a plan for addressing and correcting their children's undesirable behavior. Dr. Todd Cartmell discusses practical tools parents can use and outlines a three-step process that can help transform their interactions with their kids.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/focus-on-the-family/focus-on-parenting/~4/UmKNGQhflt4" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jul 24, 2018
Game Plan for Raising Well-Behaved Children, Part 2
Psychologist and best-selling author Dr. Kevin Leman explains how you can avoid common parenting mistakes and implement "reality discipline," in which real-life consequences teach children rather than you lecturing, reminding or rescuing them.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/focus-on-the-family/focus-on-parenting/~4/qIMqW7toUNA" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jul 19, 2018
Game Plan for Raising Well-Behaved Children, Part 1
Psychologist and best-selling author Dr. Kevin Leman explains how you can avoid common parenting mistakes and implement "reality discipline," in which real-life consequences teach children rather than you lecturing, reminding or rescuing them.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/focus-on-the-family/focus-on-parenting/~4/VzsPfe6HzPY" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jul 17, 2018
Understanding Your Teens Behavior, Part 5
Based on their book Your Teenager is Not Crazy, Jeramy and Jerusha Clark offer an overview of a teen's brain from a neurological perspective, sharing insights on your teen's emotions and the impact of puberty and hormones. The Clarks give practical advice on resolving conflict with your teen, handling disrespect and helping your teen navigate peer pressure.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/focus-on-the-family/focus-on-parenting/~4/MtjP-tgRw_8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jul 12, 2018
Understanding Your Teens Behavior, Part 4
Based on their book Your Teenager is Not Crazy, Jeramy and Jerusha Clark offer an overview of a teen's brain from a neurological perspective, sharing insights on your teen's emotions and the impact of puberty and hormones. The Clarks give practical advice on resolving conflict with your teen, handling disrespect and helping your teen navigate peer pressure.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/focus-on-the-family/focus-on-parenting/~4/LgBtioHQIoM" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jul 10, 2018
Forgiving the Past, Embracing the Future, Part 3
In a discussion based on her book Forgive, Let Go and Live, best-selling author Deborah Smith Pegues explains what forgiveness is and isn't, and highlights the rewards of having a forgiving spirit. She offers practical suggestions for going through the process of forgiveness.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/focus-on-the-family/focus-on-parenting/~4/yrZ_XZ_X9g8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jul 05, 2018
Forgiving the Past, Embracing the Future, Part 2
In a discussion based on her book Forgive, Let Go and Live, best-selling author Deborah Smith Pegues explains what forgiveness is and isn't, and highlights the rewards of having a forgiving spirit. She offers practical suggestions for going through the process of forgiveness.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/focus-on-the-family/focus-on-parenting/~4/BfJqcDob-mw" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jul 03, 2018
Disciplining Your Kids With Love and Limits, Part 2
In a conversation centered on their book Put the Disciple Into Discipline, Erin MacPherson and her mother, Ellen Schuknecht, discuss the importance of parents demonstrating love in the midst of disciplining their children. Erin and Ellen also talk about teaching our kids self-control, helping them (and ourselves) become slow to anger, and faith training.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/focus-on-the-family/focus-on-parenting/~4/wyJIagXAo3s" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 28, 2018
Disciplining Your Kids With Love and Limits, Part 1
In a conversation centered on their book Put the Disciple Into Discipline, Erin MacPherson and her mother, Ellen Schuknecht, discuss the importance of parents demonstrating love in the midst of disciplining their children. Erin and Ellen also talk about teaching our kids self-control, helping them (and ourselves) become slow to anger, and faith training.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/focus-on-the-family/focus-on-parenting/~4/d6aBFG9TVNs" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 26, 2018
Growing Closer Through Family Devotions, Part 6
NFL chaplain Jonathan Evans and his wife, Kanika, offer parents practical ideas for effectively leading family devotions.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/focus-on-the-family/focus-on-parenting/~4/o70eNwcwE9g" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 21, 2018
Growing Closer Through Family Devotions, Part 5
NFL chaplain Jonathan Evans and his wife, Kanika, offer parents practical ideas for effectively leading family devotions.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/focus-on-the-family/focus-on-parenting/~4/MeOHb5NGByY" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 19, 2018
Understanding Your Teens Behavior, Part 3
Based on their book Your Teenager is Not Crazy, Jeramy and Jerusha Clark offer an overview of a teen's brain from a neurological perspective, sharing insights on your teen's emotions and the impact of puberty and hormones. The Clarks give practical advice on resolving conflict with your teen, handling disrespect and helping your teen navigate peer pressure.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/focus-on-the-family/focus-on-parenting/~4/AjF5jeoCacg" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 14, 2018
Understanding Your Teens Behavior, Part 2
Based on their book Your Teenager is Not Crazy, Jeramy and Jerusha Clark offer an overview of a teen's brain from a neurological perspective, sharing insights on your teen's emotions and the impact of puberty and hormones. The Clarks give practical advice on resolving conflict with your teen, handling disrespect and helping your teen navigate peer pressure.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/focus-on-the-family/focus-on-parenting/~4/xuPblEflF8A" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 12, 2018
Forgiving the Past, Embracing the Future, Part 1
In a discussion based on her book Forgive, Let Go and Live, best-selling author Deborah Smith Pegues explains what forgiveness is and isn't, and highlights the rewards of having a forgiving spirit. She offers practical suggestions for going through the process of forgiveness.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/focus-on-the-family/focus-on-parenting/~4/4iUAKDypNfg" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 07, 2018
Living With Authenticity, Part 5
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.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/focus-on-the-family/focus-on-parenting/~4/-Gp_Cr-WEQE" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 05, 2018
Conveying God's Love Through Discipline, Part 8
In a discussion based on their book Discipline That Connects With a Child's Heart, Jim and Lynne Jackson offer parents practical advice for disciplining their children in a God-centered, grace-based way.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/focus-on-the-family/focus-on-parenting/~4/_zTRONQmnDU" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 31, 2018
Conveying God's Love Through Discipline, Part 7
In a discussion based on their book Discipline That Connects With a Child's Heart, Jim and Lynne Jackson offer parents practical advice for disciplining their children in a God-centered, grace-based way.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/focus-on-the-family/focus-on-parenting/~4/EcXZh-eznD0" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 29, 2018
Growing Closer Through Family Devotions, Part 4
NFL chaplain Jonathan Evans and his wife, Kanika, offer parents practical ideas for effectively leading family devotions.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/focus-on-the-family/focus-on-parenting/~4/ZulrIJEga4g" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 24, 2018
Growing Closer Through Family Devotions, Part 3
NFL chaplain Jonathan Evans and his wife, Kanika, offer parents practical ideas for effectively leading family devotions.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/focus-on-the-family/focus-on-parenting/~4/e9CKzUB1YaE" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 22, 2018
Understanding Your Teens Behavior, Part 1
Based on their book Your Teenager is Not Crazy, Jeramy and Jerusha Clark offer an overview of a teen's brain from a neurological perspective, sharing insights on your teen's emotions and the impact of puberty and hormones. The Clarks give practical advice on resolving conflict with your teen, handling disrespect and helping your teen navigate peer pressure.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/focus-on-the-family/focus-on-parenting/~4/DJ_11nivLKE" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 17, 2018
Creating A Safe Family Where Children Can Thrive, Part 7
Child psychology professor Joshua Straub and his wife, Christi, offer parents helpful insights from his book, Safe House: How Emotional Safety is the Key to Raising Kids Who Live, Love and Lead Well.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/focus-on-the-family/focus-on-parenting/~4/6QZT4-ROwcY" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 15, 2018
Living With Authenticity, Part 4
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.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/focus-on-the-family/focus-on-parenting/~4/ranRDwAc4Ww" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 10, 2018
Living With Authenticity, Part 3
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.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/focus-on-the-family/focus-on-parenting/~4/ZjYbgw2KLVc" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 08, 2018
Conveying God's Love Through Discipline, Part 6
In a discussion based on their book Discipline That Connects With a Child's Heart, Jim and Lynne Jackson offer parents practical advice for disciplining their children in a God-centered, grace-based way.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/focus-on-the-family/focus-on-parenting/~4/QowxU9aj48Y" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 03, 2018