Intentionality

159 | Zach Neese on Guarding the Doors of Our Kids’ Hearts

February 4, 2021

So as I’m guarding the doors of my kids’ hearts, and I’m teaching them to guard the doors of their hearts, I’m asking questions like this, ‘What spirit is this entertaining?’ Teach them to ask, ‘what spirit is this elevating? What spirit is this welcoming?’ Because if this is a door, I get to decide who I host, who I invite, who I welcome and who I host. And everything is entertaining to some spirit.

157 | Tech Limits, Pornography and Raising Kids Who Love Jesus (Peter Haas part 3 of 3)

January 21, 2021

How to raise a kid who loves Jesus? Nightly rituals, helping them find mentors and live in community, and falling in love with God’s church.

156 | Peter Haas Rapid Fire Dad Wisdom (Part 2 of 3)

January 14, 2021

Pastor Peter Haas came to know the Lord while working as an EDM rave DJ in a nightclub. Since that day, he has traveled the world, sharing his radical conversion story and calling others to experience the same joy and power.

155 | Peter Haas on Maximizing Intentional Parenting During the “Golden Window” (Part 1 of 3)

January 7, 2021

“Parenting is a series of 2000 conversations and I say 2000, I’m making up that number, but it’s actually not just 2000 conversations. It’s 2000 conversations, demonstrations and impartations.”

153 | Marriage Tips, Mentorship & Neuroscience Awesomeness (Ted Lowe)

December 24, 2020

Ted Lowe is a speaker, an author, and the director of MarriedPeople, the marriage division at The reThink Group (also known as Orange), a non-profit organization devoted to influencing those who influence the next generation.

152 | Dad Perspective from Thailand (Aaron Smith)

December 17, 2020

Aaron Smith was one of the founders of Venture, now living full time in Thailand as a missionary with his wife and nine year old and thirteen year old kids. He has a passion to resource dads both in Thailand and the US.

151 | Raising Spirit-Led Kids Part 2 (Seth Dahl)

December 10, 2020

He is known for his powerful wisdom communicated through a contagious joy and childlikeness. Seth and Lauren love to empower families to build a strong connection that fosters peace and creates a thriving family culture. Seth, Lauren and their three children homestead with a large garden and handful of animals on a small farm in Texas.

147 | Jon Tyson on Intentional Fatherhood & Creating the Primal Path

November 12, 2020

“I wanted him in this liminal space. My goal was to irreparably break his heart for the poor of the world so he’d never just be a spoiled, complacent American ever – He’d always be haunted, because those years are so formative… I just wanted to get in there, God’s heart for the poor.”

146 | Mark Batterson on How to Win the Day as a Dad

November 5, 2020

“How are your kids going to learn how to say sorry, unless they learn how to apologize from you? So your mistakes are actually one of the greatest opportunities to teach your children one of life’s most important lessons….I think it starts with prioritizing our children. Not idolizing. Prioritizing. Big difference there.”

134 | Facing the Blitz (Jeff Kemp)

August 13, 2020

Jeff is a quarterback for strengthening teams. After his 11-year career in the NFL, Jeff founded and led the Seattle-based national non-profit Stronger Families, dedicated to helping families thrive.