Really Know Your Kids

25 September 2019

Friends, if you know me at all, you know I love coaching kids! And September is the official start of fall sports season!...

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Just Call Me Dad

15 June 2019

Just call me “dad.” Like you, I’ve been called many names in my lifetime – some good, some not-so-good. By far,...

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Families Who Plan

20 February 2019

After fifty years of watching families who succeed, three things have held amazingly true:  Families learn from other families....

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How To Pray For Your Children

31 January 2019

HOW TO PRAY FOR YOUR CHILDREN PRAY: FOR THEIR RELATIONSHIP WITH GOD that they may know ‘how wide and long and high...

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Christmas Poem 2018

18 December 2018

I was driving down the road on December 1st not too many years ago. Now, you’ve got to understand that in Branson, Christmas...

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Seven Keys to Great Conversations with Your Child

26 October 2018

When my oldest son was going through extreme heartache due to social pressure and pressure in the competitive high school...

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Pray for a Thankful Heart

26 September 2018

Getting back to school is a great time to develop some new family habits. As a dad, I always loved using September as a...

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Why Healthy Friendships Matter

21 August 2018

Last week, I visited with my dear friend Gene Stallings, whom I coached under at Texas A&M, about “raising good kids.”...

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Wisdom in Media

28 June 2018

Folks, summer is upon us. Naturally, the Kanakuk team is thankful when we get to spend the summer pouring into your kids!...

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The Bigger Picture

28 June 2018

Parenting is not a popularity contest nor is doing what is best for your kids long term going to put happy little faces...

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