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It's Time for Summer Camp! Launching Your Kids Series (Part I )

The month of May brings lots of busy, and for parents, this means changes for the family dynamics and changes in summer and fall plans for kids. This month, we're kicking off a series on the Family Bytes Podcast geared specifically toward "Launching your Kids" ...  This month, we're talking about summer camps. Lots of parents wonder about  why ,  how ,  if  and  when  their kids should start attending summer camps - from... Read More
Posted by Kristin Funston at Tuesday, May 22, 2018
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Raising a Generation of Racism: Family Bytes Podcast, Episode #4 + BONUS Conversation

What if our family is passing along a mindset that we are inherently better than others.... without even knowing it? Dr. Nate Essex, President Emeritus of Southwest Community College, is the special guest in this episode of the Family Bytes Podcast. Dr. Essex grew up as an African American in the deep south, during the height of racial segregation. He discusses  how his upbringing within his home and community shaped the trajectory of his life, despite a... Read More
Posted by Kristin Funston at Tuesday, April 24, 2018
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Navigating Kids Safely Through Our Digital World

In this month's latest Family Bytes Podcast episode, special guest, Reagan Taylor, Assistant US Attorney, joins hosts Freddie Albaugh, Dr. Chuck Hannaford, and Anne Floyd to discuss strategies to help parents and family members assist kids not just navigate but also thrive in our digital world. Learn in this episode: pros & cons of social media and digital technology what the typical online predator "looks like" profile of the typical victim of online... Read More
Posted by Kristin Funston at Thursday, March 29, 2018
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Family Bytes Podcast Ep. 2: Understanding Intimacy (part II)

Last month, we heard from Russ Vandersteeg about how his lack of authenticity led to an addiction to pornography and sex. Today, his wife, Denise, shares her side of the story, how it affected their marriage. Regular hosts  Pastor Freddie Albaugh  and  Chuck Hannaford, PhD  are joined by  Anne Floyd , Hope Church counselor. They discuss and compare intimacy needs in women and men, and what it looks like in daily life and conversations. This episode will help both men... Read More
Posted by Kristin Funston at Sunday, March 18, 2018
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