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Cara Martens

Cara has written books, curriculum, and educational guides. She's designed engaging programs for adults and children alike. She loves to write, research, and develop creative ideas. Cara and her husband, Kevin, have three kids and live in Texas.

Family Life | Fight For The Heart

Reviewing the Five Love Languages of Children

“Anger’s the most troublesome emotion in family life.” All you have to do is scroll down your Facebook feed or flip on the news to realize there are a lot… Read More
Episode 11

PCL 11: Technology Through The Phases

Jon Acuff, Reggie Joiner, and Kristen Ivy discuss how to raise technologically responsible kids by imagining the end and giving clearly defined goals for parents at each phase of a… Read More
Episode 10

PCL 10: How Serving Changes Kids

Kara Powell, PhD, co-author of the Right Click: Parenting Your Teenager In A Digital Media World and executive director of Fuller Youth Institute, Kristen Ivy, and Reggie Joiner discuss how… Read More
Episode 09

PCL 09: Finding a Kid’s Spark

Kara Powell, PhD, co-author of the Right Click: Parenting Your Teenager In A Digital Media World and executive director of Fuller Youth Institute, talks with Kristen Ivy and Reggie Joiner in… Read More
Episode 08

PCL 08: The Power of a Warm Home

Kara Powell, Executive director of Fuller Youth Institute and author of Sticky Faith, talks with Kristen Ivy and Reggie Joiner in this episode of Parent Cue Live, about the power… Read More
Episode 07

PCL 07: Making Moments

Carlos Whittaker, author of Moment Maker, talks with Reggie Joiner and Kristen Ivy talk about how to create, receive, and rescue moments so you can have a better life and… Read More
Episode 06

PCL 06: Shifting Rhythms

Tom Shefchunas, Middle School Director and co-author of LeadSmall joins Reggie Joiner and Kristen Ivy to give some practical ideas for making the most of your family’s rhythm to connect… Read More
Episode 04

PCL 04: Parent with the End In Mind

Jon Acuff, NY Times bestselling author of Do Over, joins Reggie Joiner to talk about how to imagine the end as you lead your kids. Thinking about who you want your… Read More
Episode 03

PCL 03: Conversations to Fight For The Heart

Kara Powell, PhD, co-author of the Right Click: Parenting Your Teenager In A Digital Media World and executive director of Fuller Youth Institute, joins Reggie Joiner to talk about the… Read More
Episode 02

PCL 02: Kindness Matters

Greg Payne joins Parent Cue Blog authors Reggie Joiner and Kristen Ivy to discuss why kindness matters and how to make it a priority in your family. Read More