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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

Helping Kids Deal with Stress – MBFLP 270

9/29/2021
We adults may feel like we’re under stress all the time, but we can’t overlook the fact that our kids are suffering, too! Last episode we talked about how we respond when we’re confronted with uncertainty and unpleasant news. How can we help our kids deal with the disruptions of life on their level? Lest […] The post Helping Kids Deal with Stress – MBFLP 270 appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:01:10:59

Dealing with Stressful News – MBFLP 269

9/20/2021
Some things are unquestionable, life-changing moments – an unexpected death in the family, a natural disaster, a major accident. But what about things which just show up and disrupt everything? The smaller emergencies which aren’t big enough to awaken heroism, but are big enough to bring out all our doubts, fears, frustrations, and temper? The […] The post Dealing with Stressful News – MBFLP 269 appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:57:00

Encouraging More Edifying Speech – MBFLP 268

9/13/2021
The Bible says a lot about the power of the tongue – the question for us is, how do we train and encourage our families to speak in a more gracious and edifying way, when the culture around us grows more unkind and profane every day? First step – “Lord, is it me?” Never underestimate […] The post Encouraging More Edifying Speech – MBFLP 268 appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:57:26

“Potty Mouth” – Big Deal or Not? – MBFLP 267

9/2/2021
“What should I do about my kids’ ‘potty mouth’?” asked a young father in our church. Learning appropriate behavior and speech patterns is part of socialization, but is there a bigger issue than being “socially acceptable”? Society has become more tolerant of bad language Society itself isn’t a reliable guide. In the 1970s the comedian George […] The post “Potty Mouth” – Big Deal or Not? – MBFLP 267 appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:58:01

Qualified to Homeschool – MBFLP 266

8/19/2021
“What makes you think you’re qualified to homeschool?” That’s one of the frequently asked questions, isn’t it? And if nobody in your family, church, or neighborhood asks — you’ll probably ask yourself. Don’t you have to have a teacher’s certificate to really be a teacher? Shouldn’t you go to college and get an education degree […] The post Qualified to Homeschool – MBFLP 266 appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:01:34:18

Homeschooling or School-at-Home – Day to Day – MBFLP 265-2

7/19/2021
Continuing our comparison of true homeschooling with the school-at-home model! Let’s talk about how independent home education looks different day-to-day, and why duplicating the schoolroom experience at home is more stressful, less efficient, and a lot less fun than charting a new, freer pathway to learning and exploring together. A Fundamental Distinction A lot of […] The post Homeschooling or School-at-Home – Day to Day – MBFLP 265-2 appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast...

Duration:00:55:32

Homeschooling, or School-at-Home? – MBFLP 265-1

7/12/2021
Is this “homeschooling” or is it “school-at-home”? Is there a difference? Many families have experienced public school from a remote location this year — and some districts are calling it “homeschooling.” But most homeschooling veterans will tell you there is a world of difference between independent, parent-led education, and taking public school classes with public […] The post Homeschooling, or School-at-Home? – MBFLP 265-1 appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:51:55

Thinking About Homeschooling – Things to Consider – MBFLP 264-2

7/5/2021
Are you one of the thousands of families just beginning homeschooling – or thinking seriously about it this year? Surveys say that over one and a quarter million students aren’t returning to public schools, and the number of homeschooling families doubled between April and October last year. This episode, we continue our conversation about our […] The post Thinking About Homeschooling – Things to Consider – MBFLP 264-2 appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:01:04:27

Thinking About Homeschooling – How We Decided – MBFLP 264-1

6/29/2021
One of the unexpected results of the COVID-19 pandemic is an explosion of interest in homeschooling. Researchers say the number of homeschooling families doubled between April and October of 2020, and at least 1.3 million students didn’t return to the public school system in the fall. Are you a new homeschooler? Or are you thinking […] The post Thinking About Homeschooling – How We Decided – MBFLP 264-1 appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:53:29

Teens, Preteens, and Social Anxiety – MBFLP 263

5/21/2021
One of the hallmarks of adolescent behavior is social awkwardness, often to the point of anxiety. That’s true in the best of times! Yet here we are after a year of pandemic alarms, mandates, and “abundance of caution,” and you may be finding your young people are not eager to begin seeing people outside the […] The post Teens, Preteens, and Social Anxiety – MBFLP 263 appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:01:03:56

Seasons of Motherhood – MBFLP 262

4/30/2021
There are seasons to motherhood Ecclesiastes says that “For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven.” (Eccl 3:1) Yet young women are being told that they can and should do all things right now. They’re being urged to set their priorities by the culture’s values instead of their own […] The post Seasons of Motherhood – MBFLP 262 appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:01:21:18

Effective Discipline for Teens – MBFLP 261

3/5/2021
A reader writes, “I need suggestions how to discipline my 14-year-old son.” She’s finding out what we all discover – if you try to discipline your 14-year-old like he was still six, you’re likely to have a fight on your hands! So what do you do with this young person who’s growing so tall, […] The post Effective Discipline for Teens – MBFLP 261 appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:31:55

MBFLP 260 – Accident-Prone Kids

2/25/2021
A reader asked, “What can you do about accident-prone kids who always seem to be breaking things?” “Uh oh …” We’ve all heard the dreadful sound from the next room – or the sharp crash of breaking glass – or the muffled whump in another part of the house. All kids will have moments […] The post MBFLP 260 – Accident-Prone Kids appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:46:05

Helping Dad Connect With The Kids – MBFLP 259

2/22/2021
A reader asks: “How can we help dads connect with their kids?” Moms seem to naturally connect with little ones – even before they’re born! It’s not so easy for dads, though. More than one has said, “I can’t communicate with this baby – I’ll let Mama handle it until he’s six or seven, and […] The post Helping Dad Connect With The Kids – MBFLP 259 appeared first on Ultimate Homeschool Podcast Network.

Duration:00:51:24

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