Focus on the Family Parenting Podcast

Jim Daly

Is Your Child Overscheduled?

June 22, 2021

Today, many children are overscheduled and exhausted. John and Danny describe why downtime is so important for your kids. Featuring guest Teri Lynne Underwood.

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Grandparents can play a significant role in their grandchild's life by offering their unconditional love. John and Danny list topics for grandparents and parents to discuss to prevent misunderstandings.Find us online at focusonthefamily.com/parentingpodcast. Or, call 1-800-A-FAMILY.Get the book "There's a Reason the Call it GRANDparenting" for your donation of any amount: https://donate.focusonthefamily.com/don-fofp-podcast-2021-06-15?refcd=1101201Get more episode resources: https://www.focusonthefamily.com/episodes/focus-on-parenting-podcast/parents-and-grandparents-tips-for-communication/#featured-resource-ctaIf you've listened to any of our podcasts, please give us your feedback: http://focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey
June 17, 2021
It can be painful if your parents aren't involved in your kids' lives. John and Danny offer encouragement to parents who feel like their kids are missing out.Find us online at focusonthefamily.com/parentingpodcast. Or, call 1-800-A-FAMILY.Get the book "There's a Reason They Call It GRANDparenting" for your donation of any amount: https://donate.focusonthefamily.com/don-fofp-podcast-2021-06-15?refcd=1101201Get more episode resources: https://www.focusonthefamily.com/episodes/focus-on-parenting-podcast/managing-expectations-for-grandparents/#featured-resource-ctaIf you've listened to any of our podcasts, please give us your feedback: http://focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey
June 15, 2021
If you're parenting a strong-willed child, you know there are unique challenges that come with their bold opinions and emotions. John and Danny give an overview of principles for parenting strong-willed children. Featuring Wendy Speake and Amber Lia.Find us online at focusonthefamily.com/parentingpodcast. Or call 1-800-A-FAMILY.Get the book "Triggers: Exchanging Parent's Angry Reactions for Gentle Biblical Responses" with your donation of any amount: https://donate.focusonthefamily.com/don-fofp-podcast-2021-05-11?try=1&refcd=1100002Get more resources: https://www.focusonthefamily.com/episodes/focus-on-parenting-podcast/god-has-a-plan-for-your-strong-willed-child/#featured-resource-ctaIf you've listened to any of our podcasts, please give us your feedback: http://focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey
June 10, 2021
John and Danny offer help for parents who are exhausted by strong-willed children. Find us online at focusonthefamily.com/parentingpodcast. Or call 1-800-A-FAMILY.Get Amber Lia and Wendy Speake's book "Triggers: Exchanging Parents' Angry Reactions for Gentle Biblical Responses" with your donation of any amount: https://donate.focusonthefamily.com/don-fofp-podcast-2021-05-11?try=1&refcd=1100002Get more episode resources: https://www.focusonthefamily.com/episodes/focus-on-parenting-podcast/renewing-your-mind-during-parenting-challenges/#featured-resource-ctaIf you've listened to any of our podcasts, please give us your feedback: https://focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey
June 8, 2021
Many unhealthy behaviors are easy to spot. But it may be harder to tell if your child is struggling with unhealthy perfectionism. John and Danny describe perfectionist tendencies in teens and offer advice for overcoming unhealthy thought patterns. Find us online at focusonthefamily.com/parentingpodcast. Or, call 1-800-A-FAMILY.Get the book "GIST: The Essence of Raising Life-Ready Kids" with your donation of any amount: https://donate.focusonthefamily.com/don-fofp-podcast-2021-04-06?refcd=1100101Get more resources: https://www.focusonthefamily.com/episodes/focus-on-parenting-podcast/helping-your-child-find-freedom-from-perfectionism/#featured-resource-ctaIf you've listened to any of our podcasts, please give us your feedback: http://focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey
June 3, 2021
It's typical for teenagers to experience ups and downs. But if your child continues to be withdrawn or angry, consider what's under the surface. John and Danny describe root fears that can cause teens to act out.Find us online at focusonthefamily.com/parentingpodcast or call 1-800-A-FAMILY.Get the book "GIST: The Essence of Raising Life-Ready Kids" for your donation of any amount: https://donate.focusonthefamily.com/don-fofp-podcast-2021-04-06?refcd=1100101Get more episode resources: https://www.focusonthefamily.com/episodes/focus-on-parenting-podcast/whats-driving-your-teens-behavior/#featured-resource-ctaIf you've listened to any of our podcasts, please give us your feedback: https://focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey/
June 1, 2021
Infertility can be such a painful, isolating experience. John and Danny offer advice to couples who long for children.Find us online at focusonthefamily.com/parentingpodcast. Or call 1-800-A-FAMILY.Get the book "Praying for Girls" with your donation of any amount: https://donate.focusonthefamily.com/don-fofp-podcast-2021-05-25?refcd=1097201Get more episode resources: https://www.focusonthefamily.com/episodes/focus-on-parenting-podcast/encouragement-for-couples-facing-infertility/#featured-resource-ctaIf you've listened to any of our podcasts, please give us your feedback: http://focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey
May 27, 2021
Corrie ten Boom once asked, "Is prayer your steering wheel or your spare tire?" John and Danny describe key prayers to pray for your kids. Find us online at focusonthefamily.com/parentingpodcast. Or, call 1-800-A-FAMILY.Get the book "Praying for Girls" with your donation of any amount: https://donate.focusonthefamily.com/don-fofp-podcast-2021-05-25?refcd=1097201Get more episode resources: https://www.focusonthefamily.com/episodes/focus-on-parenting-podcast/is-prayer-your-last-priority/#featured-resource-ctaIf you've listened to any of our podcasts, please give us your feedback: http://focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey
May 25, 2021
You are the best person to teach your child important truths about God's design for sexuality. John and Danny offer encouragement to parents who are anxious about having 'the talk.' Find us online at focusonthefamily.com/parentingpodcast. Or, call 1-800-A-FAMILY.Get the Launch Into the Teen Years Kit with your donation of any amount: https://store.focusonthefamily.com/launch-into-the-teen-years-kit#refcd=1092404Get more episode resources: https://www.focusonthefamily.com/episodes/focus-on-parenting-podcast/a-short-guide-to-the-talk/#featured-resource-ctaIf you've listened to any of our podcasts, please give us your feedback: http://focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey
May 20, 2021
John and Danny offer practical advice for teaching your child a Biblical view of sexuality. Find us online at focusonthefamily.com/parentingpodcast. Or, call 1-800-A-FAMILY.Get the Launch Into the Teen Years Kit with your donation of any amount: https://store.focusonthefamily.com/launch-into-the-teen-years-kit#refcd=1092404Get more episode resources: https://www.focusonthefamily.com/episodes/focus-on-parenting-podcast/sharing-gods-vision-for-sexuality/#featured-resource-ctaIf you've listened to any of our podcasts, please give us your feedback: focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey
May 18, 2021
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About Jim Daly

Jim Daly is President of Focus on the Family. His personal story from orphan to head of an international Christian organization dedicated to helping families thrive demonstrates — as he says — "that no matter how torn up the road has already been, or how pothole-infested it may look ahead, nothing — nothing — is impossible for God."

Daly is author of two books, Finding Home and Stronger. He is also a regular panelist for The Washington Post/Newsweekblog “On Faith.”

Keep up with Daly at www.JimDalyBlog.com.

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