If you find yourself on an uphill battle when it comes to getting your kids to do what you want them to, you are not alone. Many parents today, including us, struggle with finding a balance of how much control to give our children. Dr. Leonard Sax, a family doctor, says American families are facing a crisis of authority. Jerry & Blanca talk to him about finding a balance between treating a child like an adult and giving a child the authority of an adult.
Brennan Wimbish fills in for Jerry & Blanca this week, and sits down with Super Bowl winning coach Tony Dungy. Tony and his wife Lauren co-authored "Uncommon Marriage: What We've Learned About Lasting Love and Overcoming Life's Obstacles Together" and offer tips on how to build a successful marriage.
Victorianne Russell Walton is a breast-cancer survivor who is now offering hope to others who are struggling with the disease. Jerry and Blanca talk to her about the organizations she started, The Ribbon of Love Project and It's In the Genes. http://www.itsinthegenes.com
Jerry & Blanca sit down with Scott & Bethany Palmer--The Money Couple--to help you discover your money personality and offer resources to help couples manage their finances without arguments. Learn more at http://themoneycouple.com
Friday morning Jerry got a chance to talk with a Capitoll Police officer named Shelley. She was working yesterday when everything broke loose at the Capitol. She is working even though she isn't getting paid right now because of the government shutdown. Her words really encouraged him and hope they will encourage you as well.
Francois Yoakim is a 30 year-old single man who says he is saving himself for marriage. And he's been getting attention for a Facebook fan page his friends half-jokingly created for him called Wife Me as a fun and clever way to get him on the radar as an eligible bachelor. He refers to himself as a market-place minister--and is using this fan page as a way of witnessing.