Episode 6: An Interview With Kari Kampakis on Raising Girls

"You can’t control what people say to you or about you, but you can control your response."

As the summer season hits for us all, I wanted to focus the podcast on the topics of raising girls and raising boys. Boys and girls are different in so many ways, and therefore, the approach to raising them must be different as well. To prepare for this two-part series, I went to Facebook and asked for suggestions […]

Episode 5: An Interview With Dr. Jay Wolf on Teaching Our Children To Be Biblically Sound

"Allow God's Word to come alive in your heart and then communicate it to your children."

In the May edition of my podcast, I interview my mentor and pastor, Jay Wolf on the topic of raising our children to be Biblically sound. I do not know anyone more qualified to speak on this topic. In the episode, we discuss what it means to be the CDO (chief discipling officer) of our […]

Episode 4: An Interview With Tal Prince On Raising Kids In A Sex-Driven Society

“Parents must be the first and primary source that kids come to for information, particularly about sex and sexuality..."

The 4th episode of the Ownership Road Podcast is out and it is a doozy. My conversation is with Tal Prince, a Christian counselor and expert on sex addition. For almost an hour, we talk about everything from defining sex addition to how parents can talk about issues of sex to their children. I think the […]

Using The Race To Prepare For Easter

An Easter Schedule for The Race Devotional Series

Last week, I released a new product called The Race. This is an audio-based devotional series that gives 25 devotionals, all put to music, for encouragement and insight while driving, exercising, or just spending time in the Word. Each devotional is approximately five to six minutes long. As we begin Holy Week in a few […]

The Race Is On

Learn More About The Race Audio Devotional Series (& hear a full sample)

Last week I released an audio devotional series called The Race. I thought I would spend some time in this blog post to explain more about the project. What Is The Race? The Race (vol 1) is an audio devotional series that contains 5 themed sets: The Race with Paul, The Race in the Psalms, […]

Episode 3: An Interview With Caroline Knorr On Parenting & Online Media

"These (social apps) are free services and the price you are paying for those free services is your data."

Episode three of the Ownership Road Podcast is out and it is a good one. This month, I talk with Caroline Knorr, the Senior Parenting Editor of Common Sense Media. In this episode we discuss current social media trends, how advertisers target our children online, and some tips on how to protect your kids online. Please subscribe through […]

Kids and Advertising

Educating Your Children on Becoming Smart Consumers

This Friday, I will post the third episode of the Ownership Road Podcast. On the March edition, I am talking with Caroline Knorr of Common Sense Media. One of the topics we discuss is how advertisers are attracting young kids by disguising ads so that they are attractive to kids. As Knorr says in the podcast, […]

The New Beauty & Beast

Companies That Stand For Their Beliefs Regardless of the Financial Outcome

A few days ago, Disney announced that the new live-action Beauty and the Beast movie will feature a gay character. This is nothing new in movies, but it is a first for a major motion Disney film. Why did they do it? Some might think they are progressing an agenda. Others will say that it fits […]

Being A Technology Role Model To My Kids

Today I recorded an interview for the March edition of the Ownership Road podcast. My interview was with Caroline Knorr of Common Sense Media. It was a great conversation and will be released by March 10. One of the many topics we discussed was begin a role model, for our children, when it comes to […]

Episode 2: An Interview With Patrick Quinn About Parenting

"What your children see you doing in moderation, your children will always do in excess."

Here is episode two of the Ownership Road Podcast. This monthly publication will help parents learn how to be a better discipler of their children through monthly interviews with parenting and discipleship experts. This month, I talk with author and pastor Patrick Quinn about his book, How To Ruin Your Chid In 7 Easy Steps. Tune […]