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Making Biblical Family Life Practical

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You’ve made the commitment. You’ve caught the vision. You want to serve God in every aspect of your family life— but sometimes it’s hard to put feet on that vision! How do you get from principle to practice? What does it look like when you get there? How do you apply Scriptural truth in a 21st century family? This is “Making Biblical Family Life Practical,” with Hal and Melanie Young. With humorous banter, laser beam insight, and lots of practical advice, Hal and Melanie address real world issues, current events, marriage, parenting, raising sons, and family life. They’ll encourage and inspire you to walk out the Word of God in your family — and work toward reforming our culture, too. Monday nights at 9 Eastern. Don’t miss it!

You’ve made the commitment. You’ve caught the vision. You want to serve God in every aspect of your family life— but sometimes it’s hard to put feet on that vision! How do you get from principle to practice? What does it look like when you get there? How do you apply Scriptural truth in a 21st century family? This is “Making Biblical Family Life Practical,” with Hal and Melanie Young. With humorous banter, laser beam insight, and lots of practical advice, Hal and Melanie address real world issues, current events, marriage, parenting, raising sons, and family life. They’ll encourage and inspire you to walk out the Word of God in your family — and work toward reforming our culture, too. Monday nights at 9 Eastern. Don’t miss it!

Location:

United States

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You’ve made the commitment. You’ve caught the vision. You want to serve God in every aspect of your family life— but sometimes it’s hard to put feet on that vision! How do you get from principle to practice? What does it look like when you get there? How do you apply Scriptural truth in a 21st century family? This is “Making Biblical Family Life Practical,” with Hal and Melanie Young. With humorous banter, laser beam insight, and lots of practical advice, Hal and Melanie address real world issues, current events, marriage, parenting, raising sons, and family life. They’ll encourage and inspire you to walk out the Word of God in your family — and work toward reforming our culture, too. Monday nights at 9 Eastern. Don’t miss it!

Language:

English


Episodes

Make the Most of Uncertain Times – MBFLP 258

1/27/2021
“How do I encourage my young men to look forward to the future?” In part 1, we talked about the reality of uncertainty as a part of every time and every life, though the immediate upheaval is a very real and very disruptive event! (see episode 257, “Making Sense of Uncertain Times”) But how can […] The post Make the Most of Uncertain Times – MBFLP 258 appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:53:21

Making Sense of Uncertain Times – MBFLP 257

1/25/2021
How can we encourage our young adult sons to look forward to the future? A listener asked the question, considering the wide-ranging effects of the pandemic response. What can we say or do to give hope to our young adults, when everything seems to have a roadblock? What do we do when college is reduced […] The post Making Sense of Uncertain Times – MBFLP 257 appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:15:21

The Foundations of Education – A Conversation with Ken Ham – MBFLP 256

1/15/2021
As we bring up our children in the training and admonition of the Lord (Ephesians 6:4), how can we confidently address the hot button issues in our culture? When the world says humanity is a cosmic accident, society is nothing but structures of oppression, and personal autonomy and self-identification are the highest good – […] The post The Foundations of Education – A Conversation with Ken Ham – MBFLP 256 appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:12:45

Building a Legacy – A Conversation with Ken Ham – MBFLP 255

1/12/2021
Welcome to the new year! Glad as we may be to see the old year passing, the challenges to our families never change. As the world around us becomes more hostile to Christian teaching, how do we prepare our children to walk in faith when they leave our home? What sort of foundation can we […] The post Building a Legacy – A Conversation with Ken Ham – MBFLP 255 appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:01:00:21

Biographies for Book Lovers – MBFLP 254-2

10/12/2020
. Finishing up a listener’s question from episode 245, (“What Are You Reading Right Now?”), this episode Hal is talking about some of his favorite biographies, and why he likes reading this special form of history. Biography is more than just the facts Some years ago, Hal started reading biographies to learn more about figures […] The post Biographies for Book Lovers – MBFLP 254-2 appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:47:18

History for Book Lovers – MBFLP 254-1

10/8/2020
Earlier this year we talked about books and authors the two of us enjoy together (episode 245, “What Are You Reading Right Now?”) and we mentioned that each of us has genres we like personally but separately. A caller on our Listener Response Line reminded us that we hadn’t returned to those books – “You […] The post History for Book Lovers – MBFLP 254-1 appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:01:00:37

Raising Siblings Without Rivalry – Part 3 – MBFLP 253-3

9/18/2020
Part 3 – Building Friendship Between Your Children We want our kids to be friends and allies, not rivals and opponents, but that takes some conscious effort. As parents, we can make both the positive and negative efforts to build friendship and avoid tearing it down. How can we prevent harsh feelings between our kids? […] The post Raising Siblings Without Rivalry – Part 3 – MBFLP 253-3 appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:13:09

Raising Siblings Without Rivalry – Part 2 – MBFLP 253-2

9/16/2020
Part 2 – Making Competition Helpful, Not Harmful When you’ve got more than one child, you are going to have challenges. How can you teach them to play together and enjoy games without the older ones overrunning the younger? We had six boys over a twelve-year span, so we had to figure this out! This […] The post Raising Siblings Without Rivalry – Part 2 – MBFLP 253-2 appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:33:22

Raising Siblings Without Rivalry – Part 1 – MBFLP 253-1

9/15/2020
One of the questions we hear most often is, “How do you deal with sibling rivalry?” We had eight children, and six boys in a row, so we had plenty of competition and challenge to work with! A certain amount is normal and can be accommodated even within the family, but it has to be […] The post Raising Siblings Without Rivalry – Part 1 – MBFLP 253-1 appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:11:28

Getting Kids On Board With Your New Homeschool – MBFLP 252

8/24/2020
Are you starting homeschooling this fall? Was it always your plan, or did the pandemic make this an unexpected “best option”? Either way, are your kids on board with the decision? Parents have the responsibility and the perspective to make this choice for their family, but sometimes the children aren’t thrilled. Even if it’s the […] The post Getting Kids On Board With Your New Homeschool – MBFLP 252 appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:01:33:24

The Problem of Perfectionism – MBFLP 251

8/18/2020
A reader asks, “What can you do about an over-conscientious child?” C.S. Lewis observed that our sins are often forms of virtues which have gone astray. The apostle Paul wrote to the church at Colossae, “Whatever you do, do it heartily, as to the Lord and not to men, knowing that from the Lord you […] The post The Problem of Perfectionism – MBFLP 251 appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:01:43:27

Motivating Boys to Write – MBFLP 250

7/10/2020
If you’re homeschooling a boy (or just helping your son with his homework!) you’ve probably seen his frustration about writing. Yet the ability to put thoughts into words and words onto paper is a crucial skill for life and career. How can you get past his natural hesitation and open up that channel for communication? […] The post Motivating Boys to Write – MBFLP 250 appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:30:56

Beating Boredom This Summer – MBFLP 249

7/1/2020
Summertime is always a challenge – with the change of routine, it’s easy for our kids (or ourselves) to feel adrift. This year, with the ongoing COVID-19 crisis, even our backup program may be on hold or cancelled. What can you do to make the most of summertime with your family, when vacation may be […] The post Beating Boredom This Summer – MBFLP 249 appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:29:24

Raising Them Up – a conversation with Israel Wayne – MBFLP 248

5/20/2020
This episode, we’re talking with Israel Wayne, homeschool graduate, father of ten, and author of the new book Raising Them Up: Parenting for Christians. He shares some of the difficulties of his childhood – parents who divorced early, an abusive stepfather, times of poverty and homelessness – and the incredible way that God has redeemed […] The post Raising Them Up – a conversation with Israel Wayne – MBFLP 248 appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:31:11

Quarantine School – It gets better from here! – MBFLP 247

5/5/2020
Schools are still out and so’s the jury – could this be a glimpse of your future? To be honest, few people could have dreamed that millions of kids would start learning from home this spring, and nobody consulted the parents whether they felt like giving homeschooling a whirl. The good news is, if you […] The post Quarantine School – It gets better from here! – MBFLP 247 appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:32:22

Planning for College Even During COVID-19 – MBFLP 246

4/22/2020
How can you hunt for a college in the midst of a global pandemic? Colleges want students who demonstrate interest in their college. But how can you demonstrate interest in a college when you are sheltering in place under a “stay at home” order? Join us for this special conversation with Lee Binz, “The HomeScholar”! […] The post Planning for College Even During COVID-19 – MBFLP 246 appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:31:46

What Are You Reading Right Now? – MBFLP 245

4/10/2020
These are challenging times, and whether you need entertainment to pass the idle hours, or something diverting at the end of a stressful day, a good book is great to find. We’re book people, for sure, and we know the value of trusted authors and especially, those who have lots of titles to discover! So […] The post What Are You Reading Right Now? – MBFLP 245 appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:38:02

When They’re Being Bullied – MBFLP 244

4/2/2020
Studies and surveys tell us up to 49% of school kids (grades 4-12) have been bulled in the past month – but homeschoolers aren’t immune to threats and intimidation. This episode, we talk with Candice Dugger of BulliedBrokenRedeemed, about what to look for if your child’s being bullied,what you can do to help the situation, […] The post When They’re Being Bullied – MBFLP 244 appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:36:56

Living through Lockdown – Work and School at Home – MBFLP 243

3/25/2020
Welcome to life during a lockdown! Suddenly a lot of families are unexpected homeschoolers – and a lot of wage earners have “come home” to work near their families. It’s a huge transition, even if you planned it months ahead of time. How can you recognize and start to adjust to the very different reality […] The post Living through Lockdown – Work and School at Home – MBFLP 243 appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:29:30

When It’s Time They Were Moving Out – MBFLP 242

2/21/2020
“What ever happened to growing up and moving out?” someone asked. The fact is, a growing number of young adults are living at home with their parents. Is this a problem? Well, sometimes yes, but sometimes not at all. This episode, we’re talking about how to work through the young adults leaving Mom and Dad’s […] The post When It’s Time They Were Moving Out – MBFLP 242 appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:22:04