Before Your Child Heads to College

The numbers of students abandoning their faith in college is staggering. Today’s guest, Laurel Bunker, VP of Christian Formation and Church Relations at Bethel University in Minneapolis, Minnesota says moms are still a central influence in the lives of their children even after they leave home for college. Laurel explains the best steps parents can take as they help their …

Building a Strong Community of Prayer for Military Families

“Mama, when are we moving?” I heard a little voice ask me before I even opened my eyes. My sweet girl often wakes me up by asking questions as if we were in the middle of a conversation. Sometimes she starts with funny statements or light questions, but often she wakes up with big questions just like this one. It …

Prayers for Caregivers with Sarah Forgrave

Every mother is a caregiver.  Sometimes however, we go into seasons where others have extended needs that take us to the end of ourselves and our means.  Today, Lee talks to Sarah, Forgrave, the author of Prayers of Hope for Caregivers.  Sarah helps give words to those of us who have run out of words about our situation but still …

A Secret to Living Transformed

“…Christ in you, the hope of glory.”  Colossians 1:27 You may have spotted those signs in neighborhoods that declare, “Drive like your kids live here.” We have a slew of them in our neighborhood because we have lots of kiddos dashing around. You drive differently when you see that sign. You put the brakes on, you’re more mindful of your …

SEEKing Prayer

“We need to develop our praying lives, not simply a prayer life…there’s a difference between the two.” Today Lee sits down with Jennifer Kennedy Dean, Executive Director of the Praying Life Foundation, to discuss the way God developed and grew her heart for prayer. They explore unanswered prayer, cultivating a praying life, teaching our children to pray and how many …