Blogs by Ed Tandy McGlasson

HE IS RISEN! HAPPY EASTER!
Pastor Ed brings an Easter message that explores the true meaning and impact of Easter.

Written by Ed Tandy McGlasson, Published on 04/21/2019

What's REALLY holding you back? (POWERFUL VIDEO)
Have you ever felt like there was something you wanted to do, but just couldn’t quite make yourself do it? What does that mean if God said there is nothing impossible for you? Listen in today to find out!

Written by Ed Tandy McGlasson, Published on 04/15/2019

The Shocking Truth about Easter (POWERFUL)
My favorite Easter was the first time I realized what it meant that Jesus died and rose again for me. How are you celebrating? We’re talking about the impact of a risen Savior today on the blog and God’s gift for you!

Written by Ed Tandy McGlasson, Published on 04/03/2019

#THRIVINGFAMILIES: God's #1 Parenting Tool (HINT: It's NOT weak)
What parenting tools have you been using on your kids lately? Consequences, time-outs, corporal punishment? How’s that working out for you? Let’s look for a minute at Romans 2:4 to see God’s #1 parenting tool: “Or did you think that because he’s such a nice God, he’d let you off the hook? Better think this one through from the beginning. God is kind, but he’s not soft. In kindness he takes us firmly by the hand and leads us into a radical life-change.”

Written by Ed Tandy McGlasson, Published on 03/09/2019

FATHERWARDS: Why Is Forgiveness SO Difficult?
Struggling with forgiveness? Looking for more kindness in your life? Just plain feeling stuck? Today on the show we’re talking about how kindness and forgiveness are interrelated. You can’t have one without the other.

Written by Ed Tandy McGlasson, Published on 03/07/2019

THRIVING FAMILIES: How To Teach Your Kids Self Control!
“STOP YELLING!!” Kids: “YOU’RE YELLING AT ME!” **face palm** Have you been there? Join me today as we talk about how to move past the crazy

Written by Ed Tandy McGlasson, Published on 03/01/2019

Teaching Your Kids That Love Doesn't Criticize (POWERFUL VIDEO)
What’s the number 1 biggest concern of parents of school-age children? FRIENDS! Finding them, being influenced by them, the list goes on. Want an easy way to teach your kids how to be discerning with friendships? Don’t miss today’s show!

Written by Ed Tandy McGlasson, Published on 02/23/2019

FATHERWARDS: Why Is My Relationship So Hard? (It Doesnt Have To Be!)
“Help! My relationships feel like they’re going all wrong and I don’t know why!” Does that sound like you? Listen in to today’s show to discover how to gain insight.

Written by Ed Tandy McGlasson, Published on 02/20/2019

FATHERWARDS: Why is Love so Hard? (HINT: It Can Be Easy!)
Today on ‘Fatherwards’ I’m talking about why it’s so easy to bless the ones you’re IN LOVE with and curse the ones you’re OUT OF LOVE with and how to grow to a place of blessing no matter what.

Written by Ed Tandy McGlasson, Published on 02/13/2019

THRIVING FAMILIES: 1 Thing Extraordinary Families ALL Do (Hint: Love is...)
“Clean your room!” How many times have you said that to your kids today?! Jesus said, “If you love me, you will keep my commandments” Today on Thriving Families we’re talking about helping our kids to connect their love to action and why it’s so important.

Written by Ed Tandy McGlasson, Published on 02/09/2019

FATHERWARDS: How To Have Extraordinary Love (It's Irresistible!)
Looking for love? Sometimes Valentine’s Day is a sad reminder of all that we’re missing, whether we’re in a relationship or not. Don’t miss my Fatherwards show today where I’m talking about the one thing you can do to create the loving relationships you’re looking for.

Written by Ed Tandy McGlasson, Published on 02/06/2019

FATHERWARDS: YOUR 2019 GOALS ARE MISSING THE MOST POWERFUL STEP!
We are in the final week of our series on Setting Goals and Trusting God. This week we are discussing moving forward in God’s plans. Psalm 138:8 says this, “The Lord will work out his plans for my life—for your faithful love, O Lord, endures forever.”

Written by Ed Tandy McGlasson, Published on 01/31/2019

FATHERWARDS: Everything You Need To Know About Setting Amazing Goals
Have you ever wondered if trusting God and goal setting go hand in hand? Or why some people think God does all the work and others think they do all the working for God? Listen in today as we talk about goal setting and trusting God!

Written by Ed Tandy McGlasson, Published on 01/16/2019

THRIVING FAMILIES: How To Help Your Kids Dream BIG in 2019!
All January long I’m talking about how to set goals and trust God. This week we’re talking about dreams. Our kids need to understand that God cares about their dreams! And we need to encourage to them to dream big and trust God.

Written by Ed Tandy McGlasson, Published on 01/11/2019

FATHERWARDS: How To Have The Best 2019 Possible
Have you ever wondered what God’s plans are for you? Learning how to dream big and trust God is the second step in our month-long plan to set goals and trust God! Listen in.

Written by Ed Tandy McGlasson, Published on 01/09/2019

PARENTS: How to Teach your Kids Goal Setting for 2019
January tends to be the month when we adults are often busy setting and attempting to keep our goals going. But what about our kids? Have you ever thought about setting goals with your kids or teaching them how to set goals with God? All this month I’m going to be talking about goal setting with God and how to teach your kids about goal setting and giving their future to God. You won’t want to miss out.

Written by Ed Tandy McGlasson, Published on 01/05/2019

FATHERWARDS: How To Make 2019 The Best Year Of Your Life
Did you know that 80% of New Year’s resolutions fail by February?! That’s crazy!! I think a lot of people start out with good intentions but don’t have the tools they need to make a plan to win – to meet their goals. And what about God? How do we set goals with God? Join us today to learn how to set goals with God!

Written by Ed Tandy McGlasson, Published on 01/01/2019

The Happy Way to be Brave (FATHERWARDS EPISODE)
Are there areas in your life where you need to overcome a giant of fear or impossibility? Would you like to experience the courage of David? Then you won’t want to miss today’s Fatherwards Show where we’re talking all about courage, how to overcome fear!

Written by Ed Tandy McGlasson, Published on 12/28/2018

PARENTS: How To Raise Amazingly Brave Kids!
Have you ever wondered about how you can teach your kids how to trust God, activate faith and be courageous? Maybe you’re just wondering, I’m often wonder if God listens to my prayers – how can I teach my kids that He listens to theirs? In today’s Thriving Families I’m giving you the answers! Listen in!

Written by Ed Tandy McGlasson, Published on 12/28/2018

Thriving Families Episode: PARENTS - You Can Be Strong This Christmas!
Having 5 children, 3 boys and 2 girls, all now adults and walking with the Lord themselves, my wife and I are often asked – HOW DID YOU DO IT?! Listen in to today’s Thriving Families as I share my secret source of strength!

Written by Ed Tandy McGlasson, Published on 12/19/2018