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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 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

THRIVING FAMILIES: How To Teach Your Child To Accomplish Their Dreams
Most kids dream of what they’ll be one day based on what they love to do now. Want to help them turn their dreams into goals and learn to trust God in the process? Listen in to today’s show!

Published on 01/19/2019

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

PARENTS: How To Not Be Easily Angered (POWERFUL VIDEO)
Are you on repeat with your kids? “Stop it! Put that down! Don’t say that! Come over here! Go to your room!” If you’re tired of letting those irritations ruin your entire day, you won’t want to miss today’s Thriving Families show! #ThrivingFamilies

Written by Ed Tandy McGlasson, Published on 11/29/2018

THRIVINGFAMILIES Episode #10
Is the chaos in your home driving you crazy? Are you wishing for more peace? Today on Thriving Families I’m sharing how to bring peace to your home by parenting your kids’ deeper heart issues and not just their behaviors. You won’t want to miss it!

Written by Ed Tandy McGlasson, Published on 11/09/2018

THRIVINGFAMILIES Episode #9: Where's My Family When I Need Them? (VIDEO)
Today we’re talking about how to be present and available to our kids. The idea of presence, meaning physically and emotionally present, is that your kids feel like you want to spend time without expectations. When I was a kid, my stepdad wasn’t around very much because he was away at sea in the military. When he was around, he was physically present, but his actions communicated something different to me than I think he intended. Our kids need to know that we love them no matter what – not just when they are ‘performing’ or ‘behaving’. “God shows his love for us in that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us.” (Romans 5:8, ESV ) In today’s video, as always, I’m sharing tips to help your family thrive:

Written by Ed Tandy McGlasson, Published on 11/01/2018

THRIVINGFAMILIES Episode #8
God wants us to model gentleness to our kids in our tone, words and actions. Here’s what the book of Ephesians says; “Always be humble and gentle. Be patient with each other, making allowance for each other’s faults because of your love.” (Ephesians 4:2) In today’s video, as always, I’m sharing tips to help your family thrive

Written by Ed Tandy McGlasson, Published on 10/25/2018

THRIVINGFAMILIES Episode 7
Dear children, let’s not say that we love each other; let us show the truth by our actions.” (1 John 3:18) Our world could use a little more love-in-action, don’t you think? What if we could teach that to our kids? How do we do that? I’m giving you tips on how I did this in my own family today – so glad you asked!

Written by Ed Tandy McGlasson, Published on 10/18/2018

Thriving Families Episode #6
I’M JUST KIDDING! How many times have you heard your kids say that to get away with something they should not have said? What would you give to change the mean joking and rude comments happening in your home? Today I’m sharing one simple solution to change your family culture.

Written by Ed Tandy McGlasson, Published on 10/11/2018

THRIVING FAMILIES Episode #5: Being Patient With Your Kids (It's Easier Than You Think!)
Today on ‘Thriving Families’ I’m talking about how you can be patient with your kids just like God is patient with you. It takes work, but it’s not impossible! #THRIVINGFAMILIES is my new weekly Christian Parenting show. It's NEVER too late for God to change your Family's story!

Written by Ed Tandy McGlasson, Published on 10/04/2018

Thriving Families Episode 4: The Astonishing Way I Protect My Family (VIDEO)
THRIVING FAMILIES EPISODE 4: How do you explain ‘the rules’ to your children? Are you in a blended family or a multi-home family where the rules seem to be different from parent to parent? Knowing the rules, following the rules and keeping them can be tough even for us as parents.

Written by Ed Tandy McGlasson, Published on 09/27/2018

Thriving Families Episode 3: The Simple Way To Love Your Family
The latest episode of my new weekly Christian Parenting show - THRIVING FAMILIES! God wants your family to do more than survive - he wants your family to THRIVE!

Written by Ed Tandy McGlasson, Published on 09/20/2018

The Proven Way to a Happy Familiy
HERE IT IS! The second episode of my new weekly Christian Parenting show - THRIVING FAMILIES! God wants your family to do more than survive - he wants your family to THRIVE! * be sure to leave us your Christian parenting questions in the comments we can answer in the coming weeks. It's NEVER too late for God to change your family's story!

Written by Ed Tandy McGlasson, Published on 09/13/2018

For the first time, I felt free.... FATHERWARDS Episode 2 (POWERFUL VIDEO)
Have you ever had one of those days where you just feel like you’re going to lose it? Listen in to this week’s video as I share the why we tend to keep going back to our same old broken ways of doing things—even when we don’t want to.

Written by Ed Tandy McGlasson, Published on 09/11/2018

The Simple Phrase That Changed My Family
Follow me on Facebook and watch 'Thriving Families every week? Click Here I have so many stories I love to tell about my youngest son Josh, but one of my...

Written by Ed Tandy McGlasson, Published on 09/06/2018

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