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Developing Friendship with Your Adult Children

Heart of the Matter Radio

Release Date: 05/17/2019

How to Develop a Mother's Heart show art How to Develop a Mother's Heart

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Mothering is a big job. People used to say "the one who rocks the cradle rules the world." That quote reflects the importance of the job, yet it's hard work. How can moms maintain their joy and stamina? My guest this week was . She wrote a book, Growing a Mother's Heart, and a devotional by the same name. Karen's advice and experience can encourage and equip younger moms.

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Celebrate the Constitution Part 2 show art Celebrate the Constitution Part 2

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We celebrate the signing of the Constitution from Sept 17 to 23rd each year. Delegates signed this incredible document 235 years ago. Let's celebrate the freedom and greatness the Constitution gave us by looking back at those who fought for our freedom. My guest this week was learned about her Revolutionary War ancestors who crossed the Delaware with George Washington. She also discussed the fun of finding out your heritage.

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Celebrate Constitution Week show art Celebrate Constitution Week

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This video drops you into history so you can 'hear' from a colonist who lived through the American Revolution. She was delighted when the Constitution was signed on Sept 17, 1787. The new document made the United States a republic and contributed to its greatness. Celebrate the moment the Constitution was signed by ringing bells at 4 p.m. on Sept 17. 

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Part 2: The Progressive Church: What We Can Do? show art Part 2: The Progressive Church: What We Can Do?

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Last week we started talking about the progressive church. Our guest was He is a pastor, author, media person, and serves on Spark Media. He authored the book, The Christian Left.  We learned the progresive church drited from the Word of God. This week we talked about action steps. How should we react when we see disturbing signs in our church? What if our pastor won't talk about serious issues we face? What if we hear woke ideas? 

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Part 1: What is the Progressive Church? show art Part 1: What is the Progressive Church?

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As mothers, we want our children to get a full and correct understanding of the Word so they know how to apply it to their lives. We don't want them to misunderstand or water down the Gospel. Scripture called the church 'the pillar and support of the truth,' so its job is vital However, we continue to hear about the progressive church in America.  My guest this week was , and he will explain what the progressive church is and how we got there.. He is an author, pastor, media personality and on the exeuctive board for Spark Media. His latest book was The Christian Left. 

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Overcoming the Lies that Bind You show art Overcoming the Lies that Bind You

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What lies hold you back? I was embarrased by my frizzy hair on a date because I swallowed the lie that I had to look perfect all the time.  believed lies from her childhood trauma, plus she held onto the sin from her past. However, there's good news.! She healed and offered hope to others.

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Thinking Deeper on the Heart Part 1: How to Overcome an Identity Crisis show art Thinking Deeper on the Heart Part 1: How to Overcome an Identity Crisis

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Today people look inside themselves and decide who they are. And sometimes they even REdefine themselves based on how they feel. I recall that internal conflict in my early teens when I wondered who I was and what I was supposed to do on earth.  Sometimes during transistions, we rethink all those issues. My guest this week, Liz Thompson, didn't know who she was. She went through a crisis when she realized her parents didn't give birth to her. Liz told her story and explained how she resolved her concerns. 

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Prayer for the 2022 School Year show art Prayer for the 2022 School Year

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Our children's education impacts their future. We want them to learn to love learning and fall in love with Jesus. Cynthia prayed for teachers and moms who teach. 

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#Momlife Chat: How to Handle Extreme Stress show art #Momlife Chat: How to Handle Extreme Stress

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Mavian Arocha Rowe, editor of Chispa Magazine, joined Cynthia for a Friday #momlife chat. They discussed how to handle extreme stress. You trust Jesus, but you still struggle with emotions. 

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Thinking Deeper: Back to School 2: Homeschool Saved a Life show art Thinking Deeper: Back to School 2: Homeschool Saved a Life

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While I grew up, government schools supported our core beliefs, so I didn't attend private school until high school. However, today many people take issue with material presented and choose to teach at home. My guest today was . Her choice to homeschool saved her daughter's life. She told her story to encourage others. 

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