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Raising Christian Kids

Raising Christian Kids

Raising Christian Kids podcast is for parents, grandparents, teachers, ministry leaders, and all who are raising the next generation to have a strong foundation in Jesus. Lee Ann Mancini’s episodes will educate and empower you to be the best spiritual leader for your child.

Episodes

  • Step-by-Step Advice to Help Parents Guide Their Children to Have an Everlasting Faith Step-by-Step Advice to Help Parents Guide Their Children to Have an Everlasting Faith Play in Edifi Player

    Step-by-Step Advice to Help Parents Guide Their Children to Have an Everlasting Faith

    “82% of children whose parents talk about and practice their faith in the home go on to follow Jesus as adults.” -Sarah Cowan Johnson. Sarah Cowan Johnson is a ministry trainer, consultant, coach, and author of Teach Your Children Well: A Step-by-Step Guide for Family Discipleship. She leads seminars for parents on family discipleship to […] The post Step-by-Step Advice to Help Parents Guide Their Children to Have an Everlasting Faith appeared first on Raising Christian Kids.

  • 4 Resources to Help Families Learn the Context of God’s Words 4 Resources to Help Families Learn the Context of God’s Words Play in Edifi Player

    4 Resources to Help Families Learn the Context of God’s Words

    It is important that we teach our children about the historical, geographical, and cultural context of the Bible! Eric and Meredith Schrotenboer are both storytellers at heart, hoping that their books can teach children the true context of the stories and events throughout the Bible! Eric is an award- winning filmmaker and music composer, and Meredith […] The post 4 Resources to Help Families Learn the Context of God’s Words appeared first on Raising Christian Kids.

  • A Mini Bible Study to Help Children See Jesus in the Old Testament A Mini Bible Study to Help Children See Jesus in the Old Testament Play in Edifi Player

    A Mini Bible Study to Help Children See Jesus in the Old Testament

    “In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.” -John 1:1 Jesus is not mentioned by name in the Old Testament, but he is a central figure throughout. He is first seen in the Old Testament as the person who appeared as “the Angel of the Lord” […] The post A Mini Bible Study to Help Children See Jesus in the Old Testament appeared first on Raising Christian Kids.

  • Looking for New Ways to Help Engage Your Child in Godly Storytime? Looking for New Ways to Help Engage Your Child in Godly Storytime? Play in Edifi Player

    Looking for New Ways to Help Engage Your Child in Godly Storytime?

    Irene Sun was born in Malaysia to parents who gave their lives to the Lord. For the sake of the gospel, they moved across cultures and continents many times. She studied literature at Yale University, where she holds a master’s degree in religion, and she also studied the Old Testament at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, […] The post Looking for New Ways to Help Engage Your Child in Godly Storytime? appeared first on Raising Christian Kids.

  • How to Encourage Kids to Be Thankful & Grateful Everyday Using Simple Techniques How to Encourage Kids to Be Thankful & Grateful Everyday Using Simple Techniques Play in Edifi Player

    How to Encourage Kids to Be Thankful & Grateful Everyday Using Simple Techniques

    “I give thanks to you, O Lord my God, with my whole heart, and I will glorify your name forever.” -Psalm 86:12 There is a strong connection between the words thankful, grateful, grace, and mercy. However, even though the words thankful and grateful are used interchangeably, to be thankful is to feel an emotion, and […] The post How to Encourage Kids to Be Thankful & Grateful Everyday Using Simple Techniques appeared first on Raising Christian Kids.

  • How Family Worship Time Can Transform Entire Families for Generations How Family Worship Time Can Transform Entire Families for Generations Play in Edifi Player

    How Family Worship Time Can Transform Entire Families for Generations

    “We started coming together as a family for a few minutes of prayer and a few minutes of spending time in God’s word, and that family worship time has transformed our family and generations of our family.” Rob Rienow Rob Rienow has partnered with his loving wife, Amy, to help their seven children follow Jesus. […] The post How Family Worship Time Can Transform Entire Families for Generations appeared first on Raising Christian Kids.

  • 5+ Ways to Guide Children to Diffuse and Resolve Problems 5+ Ways to Guide Children to Diffuse and Resolve Problems Play in Edifi Player

    5+ Ways to Guide Children to Diffuse and Resolve Problems

    James 1:5 states, “If any of you lacks wisdom, you should ask God, who gives generously to all without finding fault, and it will be given to him.” Sometimes kids can figure things out on their own. Other times, if they can’t, they become frustrated and overwhelmed, just like us. As parents, we can exhibit […] The post 5+ Ways to Guide Children to Diffuse and Resolve Problems appeared first on Raising Christian Kids.

  • Programs to Help Pass Down the Christian Faith in the Home! Programs to Help Pass Down the Christian Faith in the Home! Play in Edifi Player

    Programs to Help Pass Down the Christian Faith in the Home!

    “We want kids to know that their home is a warm place, a fun place, a fair place, a safe place; we want to free families up to have fun with the Bible.” -Frank Trimble Frank Trimble serves as the Director of Training and Consulting for Family Time Training. Frank is honored to be Kristin’s husband […] The post Programs to Help Pass Down the Christian Faith in the Home! appeared first on Raising Christian Kids.

  • Insightful Tips to Help Engage Children in Spiritual, Meaningful Conversations Insightful Tips to Help Engage Children in Spiritual, Meaningful Conversations Play in Edifi Player

    Insightful Tips to Help Engage Children in Spiritual, Meaningful Conversations

    Did you know that we are hardwired for spirituality? In a previous episode, we learned from Dr. Lisa Miller that 21% of our DNA is spiritual. This means we are hardwired for spirituality! We should know the best ways to connect spiritually with our children and how to help them engage in meaningful, spiritual conversations. […] The post Insightful Tips to Help Engage Children in Spiritual, Meaningful Conversations appeared first on Raising Christian Kids.

  • How Does Social Interaction Correlate with the Rate of Life Expectancy? How Does Social Interaction Correlate with the Rate of Life Expectancy? Play in Edifi Player

    How Does Social Interaction Correlate with the Rate of Life Expectancy?

    “Marriage is a byproduct of our relationship with Jesus, and at the same time, the way we parent is foundational to understanding what it means to have a relationship with God.” Dr. Dewey Wilson Dewey Wilson, Ph.D., is the founder and CEO of Strong Marriages. Dr. Wilson Co-Authored The Relationally Intelligent Child and contributed to […] The post How Does Social Interaction Correlate with the Rate of Life Expectancy? appeared first on Raising Christian Kids.

  • 4 Components of Idolatry & 6 Helpful Tips to Help Children Overcome Sinful Habits 4 Components of Idolatry & 6 Helpful Tips to Help Children Overcome Sinful Habits Play in Edifi Player

    4 Components of Idolatry & 6 Helpful Tips to Help Children Overcome Sinful Habits

    Did you know that the sin of idolatry is the most detestable sin in God’s eyes? God makes it known many times in the Bible, especially in Ezekiel chapters 8 and 9, that the sin of idolatry is the most detestable sin. It’s also God’s number one commandment to not have any other Gods besides Him, […] The post 4 Components of Idolatry & 6 Helpful Tips to Help Children Overcome Sinful Habits appeared first on Raising Christian Kids.

  • How to Transform Screen Zombies into Happy Kids with This Simple Parenting Hack! How to Transform Screen Zombies into Happy Kids with This Simple Parenting Hack! Play in Edifi Player

    How to Transform Screen Zombies into Happy Kids with This Simple Parenting Hack!

    “We are giving our kids so much more than what we are taking away from them when we do this detox.” – Molly DeFrank Stay-at-home mom and foster mom of six, Molly DeFrank helps free families from their addictions to electronic devices. She holds a degree in international relations and worked as a press aide […] The post How to Transform Screen Zombies into Happy Kids with This Simple Parenting Hack! appeared first on Raising Christian Kids.

  • How to Navigate Through the Rough Teenage Years & Effectively Discipline Your Teens How to Navigate Through the Rough Teenage Years & Effectively Discipline Your Teens Play in Edifi Player

    How to Navigate Through the Rough Teenage Years & Effectively Discipline Your Teens

    When teenagers don’t experience connection and consistency, they have a hard time developing self-control and responsibility. Last episode detailed many ways to improve communication with teens. During this episode, Lee Ann continues to share her wisdom from her research to help you and your parenting partner, or if just you if you’re a single parent, […] The post How to Navigate Through the Rough Teenage Years & Effectively Discipline Your Teens appeared first on Raising Christian Kids.

  • What Are Some Ways to Improve Communication & Your Relationship with Your Teenager? What Are Some Ways to Improve Communication & Your Relationship with Your Teenager? Play in Edifi Player

    What Are Some Ways to Improve Communication & Your Relationship with Your Teenager?

    The terrible twos… more like the terrible teens!  In the next two episodes, Lee Ann offers suggestions and ideas to help make the teenage years more manageable and enjoyable for you and your teen. During this episode, she elaborates on the following topics to help you communicate, understand, and better your relationship with your teenager: […] The post What Are Some Ways to Improve Communication & Your Relationship with Your Teenager? appeared first on Raising Christian Kids.