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Parent Network Podcast 59

September 15, 2020 • Domonique & Pam Dixon

In episode 59 Domonique and Pam Dixon share about their family, which is blended in more ways than one. They talk about how they are attempting to live a life of love as they navigate so many layers. Their focus on sharing the love of Christ through their actions is inspiring. Definitely share this one with a friend!

Parent Network Podcast 58

September 4, 2020 • Chris Sasser

In episode 58 we address the issue a lot of parents are facing right now and we talk about how to navigate home based learning. We hosted a conversation with parents and recorded a panel sharing some great tips from some homeschool parents. We fielded some questions and had a great discussion. This episode has parenting nuggets for all of us and is a great resource to share with friends.

Parent Network Podcast 57

August 25, 2020 • Jason and Kayla Black

In episode 57 of the Parent Network Podcast we spend some time with Jason and Kayla Black. They have a 16 month old son and they have both worked with teenagers and families in variety of ways over the years. They have some great insight on trusting God through parenting, navigating a pandemic, and living in a multi-ethnic family.

Parent Network Podcast 56

August 7, 2020 • Chris, Karin, Jordan, and Alex Sasser

Episode 56 is super fun as Chris and Karin Sasser welcome Jordan and Alex Sasser to a fun and rich conversation. Jordan (Sass' nephew) and Alex have two kids, five and two. We talk about everything from parenting together to staying consistent. You'll get a ton out of this episode, especially if you have younger kids (but listen if you have olders too!). Also, if you stay until the end you'll hear an extra treat.

Parent Network Podcast 55

July 16, 2020 • Stuart & Kellee Hall

Episode 55 is a GREAT conversation with our friends Stuart and Kellee Hall where we dig into so many parenting and family issues. If you don't know their recent story, listen to Port City's July 5th Sunday service to hear about their difficult and incredible journey. In this conversation, we talk about how to lead your kids through crisis and so much more. This is going to be an episode you'll want to share with your friends!

Parent Network Podcast 54

July 9, 2020 • Don & Buffy Brown

In episode 54 we hear from Don and Buffy Brown on how they parent kids in several phases. The Browns have been intentionally parenting their kids in so many ways and they have some great insight for us all. You also hear about how the podcast got it's new co-host.

Parent Network Podcast 53

June 22, 2020 • Gina Fimbel

In episode 53 of the Parent Network Podcast we interview Gina Fimbel on "How to Talk to Your Kids (and Yourself) About Racism." As parents, we are obviously in a unique position to lead our kids in a healthy way, but some of us need to do a little internal work ourselves. If you are a white parent, we hope this conversation will continue to open your eyes to a world we all need to see. If you are a parent of color, we hope this conversation lets you know how much we are in this with you!

Parent Network Podcast 52

May 26, 2020 • Shelly Kinder, Erica Svab

In episode 52 Sass talks to Shelly Kinder and Erica Svab about some really practical parenting ideas as our time of quarantine continues. They offer some simple suggestions and share about real moments from their family life in this season. They also share about a family challenge you can participate in.

Parent Network Podcast 51

May 6, 2020 • Clay Everett, Kailyn Johnston, & The Griffin Family

In episode 51 of the Parent Network Podcast we step into talking about how parents of college students can lead their kids during this season. We have a conversation with Clay Everett and Kailyn Johnston from the college ministry at Port City and we learn what they are hearing and observing from college students. We then interview the Griffin family who have a college student back at home for this season. In both sections there is some great insight for those of you in this boat.

Parent Network Podcast 50

April 21, 2020 • Mike Ashcraft

In episode 50 we welcome back a familiar voice of the podcast to celebrate a big milestone. We also hear from Mike Ashcraft in the midst of the current crisis and we get some great insight and encouragement in how to lead our kids during this season of life.

Parent Network Podcast 49

April 6, 2020 • Chris Sasser, Shelly Kinder, Erica Svab, Michelle Hufham

In episode 49 of the Parent Network Podcast Sass, Shelly Kinder, Erica Svab, and Michelle Hufham talk about practical ways to help your family while under a “stay at home” order. We talk about everything from school to meals to good ole family fun. We’re all in the same boat and we hopefully give you some practical ideas to help your family navigate these strange times

Parent Network Podcast 48

March 25, 2020 • Evans and Natalie Baggs

In Episode 48 we have a few great conversations about parenting through the coronavirus including an interview with Evans and Natalie Baggs. Sass, Rich Biagini, and Brett Eddy also talk about what our church is offering for kids, students, and parents in this season.

Parent Network Podcast 47

March 15, 2020 • Mike Ashcraft

In episode 47 Sass talks to Lead Pastor Mike Ashcraft about our world's current situation with COVID-19, our church's response, and how we as parents can lead our families through times such as these. Share this with a friend!

Parent Network Podcast 46

February 13, 2020 • Kyle VanZandt

In Episode 46 our friend Kyle VanZandt shares great insight from several perspectives. Kyle and his wife Lorin are the parents of two daughters, and Kyle served for several years in the student ministry at PC3. Kyle gives us some great parenting ideas and wisdom that will help you with your kids. Make sure to like and share this episode and any episodes that help you as a parent.

Parent Network Podcast 45

February 4, 2020 • Taylor Swander

As we head into Daddy-Daughter Dance week, we decided to get some wisdom from a dad of daughters. In episode 45 we hear from Taylor Swander about a few things you can do as the dad of daughters to build and keep a deeper connection. Taylor has some great ideas as a dad as well as insight from what he sees in his role in student ministry at PC3. Share this episode with any dad you know with daughters!