Author: Parent Cue

PCL 31: 5 Adults Every Kid Needs

Kara Powell, Director of the Fuller Youth Institute, talks about the 5 Adults Your Kids Need. While we as parents are the most important influence in a kid’s life, they need more than just us. You’ll hear why it’s important to widen the circle and how to find the people to invest in your kid’s life. How to listen: iTunes | Google Play | SoundCloud | TuneIn YOUR CUE This week, have a conversation with your kid and ask them: “Who is ONE adult you think is cool who you would like to get to know better?” Schedule a...

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8 Do’s and Don’ts for Interacting with High Schoolers on Social Media

Social media is the place where all the world’s a stage and you—a grown adult—find yourself playing understudy to the next generation. Hey, we get it. As soon as you get a grasp on Facebook or Instagram they announce another big change. And new social media platforms are popping up all the time. You might be tempted to just stay away from social media, but then you’d miss out on some big opportunities for connection. If you want to grow in relationship with your teen, you have to be willing to meet them when, where, and how they need...

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PCL 30: Parenting on the Same Page

Ted Lowe, author of Your Best Us, shares some ideas on how to get on the same page as parents. Whether you’re married, remarried, or a single parent, you’re better when you learn to parent as a team. Discover some conversations to have ahead of time, how to respond in the moment of conflict, and how to show your kids you’re on a united front.

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