Author: Parent Cue

PCL 70: How to Parent in a World of Social Media

How to listen: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Google Play | SoundCloud | TuneIn Dave Adamson, a photographer and social media and online pastor at North Point Community Church, joins host, Kristen Ivy, to talk about how parents can leverage social media to communicate with their kids. YOUR CUE View social media as an opportunity to increase a closeness with your kids. Social media can increase the depth of conversation you have with your children. When you follow them on their social platforms, you can see the friends they’re choosing, the encouragement and discouragement they’re receiving, and their thoughts...

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How to Make Talking About Money with Kids Fun

When you look ahead to the future and what you want to be true for your kids one day, when you imagine the end, wouldn’t you say you want them to know how to handle money well and be financially secure? Whatever financial decisions you have personally made at this point in your life, the way you talk about money with your kids and help them learn to manage it now will set them up for how they handle it in their future. But talking about money might seem boring, and learning to budget or save might seem like...

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PCL 69: How To Love Everybody Always

How to listen: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Google Play | SoundCloud | TuneIn Bob Goff, New York Times bestselling author of Love Does, joins host, Kristen Ivy, to talk about his latest book, Everybody Always, and how showing immense patience can help us — and our kids — love others well. YOUR CUE Remember love is a sacrifice and commitment. Showing love to those who make it difficult on us is no easy thing. And if it’s your kids, it doesn’t make it any easier, but it makes the duty to show love even stronger. Remind yourself why...

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PCL 68 {DAD EDITION}: Parenting Teenage Sons

How to listen: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Google Play | SoundCloud | TuneIn Frank Bealer, executive director of leadership development at Orange, joins Carlos Whittaker and Jon Acuff to talk about parenting teenagers, parenting an adopted child, and other topics on today’s dad edition of the Parent Cue Live podcast. YOUR CUE Be a learner of your child. When it comes to encouraging your kid to do something they love, study them and ask them questions along the way—like whether they’re still enjoying themselves.. Be careful not to put them into the box you think they should be...

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PCL 67: How to Help Your Kids Resolve Conflict

How to listen: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Google Play | SoundCloud | TuneIn Founder and CEO of The reThink Group, Reggie Joiner, joins hosts Kristen Ivy and Carlos Whittaker to discuss how to help kids resolve conflict properly in today’s episode of the Parent Cue Live podcast. YOUR CUE Talk about difficult issues in a non-confrontational setting. Sometimes tough conversations are better received when they’re not happening in a formal setting. Create a moment or environment to have this conversation during a car ride, a bike ride, or a hike.Write it down. Encourage your kids to write down...

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