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Help! I Don't Like My Kids' Friends!

In today's episode, Pastor Freddie Albaugh gives Mark Gregston, author, speaker, national radio host, and the founder of  Heartlight Ministries  a call to chat about how to handle it when we don't like our kids' friends. Mark is immensely passionate about helping kids and parents through the turbulent teenage years and is a great resource for parents, as well. In this episode you'll hear and learn about: the delusion most kids live under that they... Read More
Posted by Kristin Funston at Wednesday, October 31, 2018

How our Church Views Your Children: An Open Letter from Hope for Kids

The Marriage & Family Ministry at Hope Church doesn't include just adult-focused opportunities and classes. We encompass everything and everybody that makes and shapes the family unit. That includes married couples, blended families, single parent households, children and so on.  Below, you'll find a letter from Keith Weiss, Hope for Kids Leap (1st-3rd grade) Coordinator, written to all the parents who walk through our chuch doors.  Parents, we pray... Read More
Posted by Kristin Funston at Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Depression & Anxiety: When It's Time to Seek Help

Continuing the conversation from episode #8, Dr. Chuck Hannaford and Pastor Freddie Albaugh, discuss depression and anxiety. This conversation leads on from the definition and symptoms of onto  when it is time to seek out help for depression and anxiety . You'll hear discussion on: wholistic approaches to treating depression and anxiety depression/anxiety as a biological fact, not a character flaw genetic predispositions for depression and anxiety how a person... Read More
Posted by Kristin Funston at Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Depression & Anxiety

Listen to & Subscribe on   i Tunes  |  Google Play  |  Blubrry Hear Freddie & Dr. Hannaford discuss: that anxiety and depression are not two seperate things, but two sides of the same coin. how exhaustion from anxiety can lead into depression. physiological signs of anxiety and how to recognize it. difference in sadness/depression and stress/anxiety. how to recognize symptoms in children in order to not misdiagnose them... Read More
Posted by Kristin Funston at Tuesday, August 28, 2018