Author: Parent Cue

PCL 75: Hebrew Words Every Person Should Know

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 share his thoughts on the Hebrew words every person — especially parents — should add to their vocabulary to transform the way they read the Bible and live. YOUR CUE Teach your kids Bible stories in the context of your family’s situations. Nothing makes the Bible more clear than real life applications. Use the illustrations in the Bible to relate back to what’s happening in...

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Doughnut Know What We’d Do Without You

Did you know June 1st is National Doughnut Day? There’s nothing better than celebrating a day that commemorates sprinkled pastry perfection . . . except celebrating it with someone you appreciate! So double dip into the glory of National Doughnut Day by swinging by your favorite doughnut place and grabbing a couple boxes of doughnuts. Enjoy your favorite doughnut with your family while you brainstorm all the people who have invested in your family recently (teachers, small group leaders, neighbors, family members, friends who helped out in a pinch). Then grab a couple of baggies, write a note to...

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PCL 74: Why Honesty Has Such An Impact On Our Kids’ Future

How to listen: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Google Play | SoundCloud | TuneIn Founder and CEO of The reThink Group, Reggie Joiner, joins host, Kristen Ivy, to talk about why honesty — and parents being a safe place for kids — will shape kids’ future relationships and the way they see themselves. YOUR CUE Be a safe place for your kids. Your kids need to understand your love for them is unconditional and that nothing they’ve done or will ever do can change that. Most lies are told due to fear of disappointing others. Let your kids know...

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Making the Most of Summer : Get Adventurous

Summer is here! And we all want to make the most of it! All year long, we’ve been keeping to the rhythm of school schedules, last minute deadlines, and survival-mode routines. And while routine and predictability are important, they can become exhausting and mundane if we’re not careful. That’s why we love summertime! It’s a time when we can break free a little and focus more on creating meaningful moments with our family. Carlos Whittaker reminds us this week to step out of our comfort zone and create adventurous moments on purpose with our family this summer. It will...

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Celebrate Your Family Wins

You and your family have made it to the end of another school year. Regardless of your school situation, it feels like an achievement for all of you, doesn’t it? Think of all those early morning wake-ups, those last minute projects, the forms, and the guilt-induced volunteering you’ve accomplished over the last few seasons. It’s a big deal! And it’s definitely something worth celebrating. We’ve already talked about celebrating the last day of school in a big way – like meeting your kids at the bus and engaging in a water war. But what if you could be even...

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