Week of June 10-14, 2013
LISTEN Susan Merrill talks about perfection, the enemy of good moms everywhere.
LISTEN We asked Susan about how perceptiveness and "pondering" helped her turn around a troubled teen.
LISTEN You really can parent from a place of patience and passion!
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Father's Day was looming, June 16, which brought up some powerful, personally revealing memories.
LISTEN Dave's dad was quiet, but a very powerful presence who made strong, positive impressons on his children and grandchildren.
LISTEN Carmen had the opposite experience. Remembering how God redeemed the memory of her dad, Carmen shared what it was like growing up with an alcoholic, absentee father.
READ The newsletter where Carmen discovered her dad had inspired a new ministry.
READ The rest of the story of redeeming a memory.
LISTEN The funeral home story--healing is when you can look back and laugh!
Esther has been inspiring people since her book was written, a few hundred years before Christ. Beth Moore's Esther: It's Tough Being a Woman has been inspiring Carmen for weeks now.
LISTEN Carmen's inspirational thoughts at the end of her Esther Bible study.
LISTEN Do you know what Haman's ears look like?
LISTEN More importantly, do you know how they are correctly pronounced and what they taste like!?