How to talk to parents about parenting

Over the past year or so I’ve had the opportunity to lead an hour-long seminars for parents. In fact, earlier this year partnered with Simply Youth Ministry & Marko to turn the content of my seminar into a book that comes out in a few weeks, A Parent’s Guide to Understanding Social Media. For me,…… Continue reading How to talk to parents about parenting

3 New Books from The Youth Cartel

In the past 2-3 months I’ve earned a Masters Degree in Publishing. OK, not literally. But I’ve had to teach myself how to turn a manuscript into a book you can buy and a Kindle/iBook you can read on an eReader. It’s been crazy hard and fun. So here are the 3 books we’ve published…… Continue reading 3 New Books from The Youth Cartel

Sticky Faith Book Club, Chapter 6

This is part 5 in an 8 part series on Sticky Faith. Join our book club by signing up here. (part 1, 2, 3, 4, 5) Kristen: Since moving to San Diego, two opportunities stand out where our kids were “getting it”. Three years ago our community group befriended a local refugee family. We assisted the family in a variety of ways…… Continue reading Sticky Faith Book Club, Chapter 6

Sticky Faith Book Club, Chapter 4

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9xAi80ShG0I This is part 4 in an 8 part series on Sticky Faith. Join our book club by signing up here. (part 1, 2, 3) Yakety yack. Don’t talk back. Kara opens chapter 4 with an interesting question. “If we planted a microphone in your home, what would we record?” I’ve been chewing on that for a week or…… Continue reading Sticky Faith Book Club, Chapter 4

Sticky Faith Book Club, Chapter 3

This is part 3 in an 8 part series on Sticky Faith. Join our book club by signing up here. (part 1, 2) Kristen – Chapter one hit me hard as it exposed several weaknesses. I admitted that I while I had a ‘sticky faith’ parenting goal in mind, I had lost sight of important steps defining ‘how’ to…… Continue reading Sticky Faith Book Club, Chapter 3

Join the Sticky Faith book club

“Lord, make me a better dad.”  Chapter 1, Chapter 2, Chapter 3, Chapter 4, Chapter 5, Chapter 6, Chapter 7, Chapter 8 This is my daily prayer. Literally, it is my prayer every day. Why? Because there have been times when I’ve not been a good dad. Here’s a painful reality that I’ve had to…… Continue reading Join the Sticky Faith book club