On behalf of the New England Y&F team We wanted to create this podcast designed for parents in our Y&F ministry.
This is designed to be a library of recorded sermons, devotionals, and some additional tools for parents.
In addition, we will also will post Teen lessons so you can have great conversations with your Teen.
We love you all so much and we pray this resource assists you, as you take on the tall task of spiritual formation in your children!
"Identity" | Speaker: Sajjan Sharma | Y&F Parent Devotional
Sajjan Sharma talks about the concept of Identity for our Teens and Pre Teens and how Identity is formed and some tips for us as Christian parents.
About the Speaker: Sajjan Sharma, MSW, is an ordained minister who has served as Lead Pastor of the Pioneer Valley Church of Christ in Chicopee, Massachusetts since 2008.
Sajjan is also one of the Co-Founders of Crosspoint Clinical Services: https://www.crosspointclinical.org/
which specializes in Faith Based Mental Health Counseling.
To learn more about Pioneer Valley Church of Church click here: https://www.facebook.com/PioneerValleyChurchOfChrist
Parenting in Pandemic | Sajjan & Lisa Sharma | Mental Health and Parenting | Coping Mechanism | Q&A
Sajjan Sharma (a Licensed therapist) and his wife Lisa Sharma who have been leading the Pioneer Valley Church of Christ for many years speak at webinar hosted by the North River Church of Christ in Georgia on how to be the best parents we can be for God during this stressful time and beyond. Tune in for this incredible episode that covers a wide range of very important topics as well as an anonymous Q&A section at the end.
For more information:
Pioneer Valley Church of Christ
Parenting With Purpose | Practical Tips regarding Mental Health for Kids
In this devotional we hear from Elder Ron & Bridget McCormick who share from their experience as parents and encourage us to make the most of this opportunity. We also hear some practical advice tips and advice regarding mental health for kids from Sarah Whittier.
For more resources click here: https://sites.google.com/view/bcckidshub/home
How to Talk to your Kids about Sex | Dr. Jennifer Konzen | Sex & Family Therapist
This podcast was a recording from a live lesson done for parents within our New England Y&F Ministry.
Guest Speakers: Tim and Dr. Jennifer Konzen
Tim and Jennifer are active disciples in the San Diego Church of Christ. Jennifer is a sex and family therapist and combines her professional training and bible study to teach Gods design for sexuality. Her approach alleviates shame, misconceptions, fear and irreverence. It aids the development of an internal sense of godliness ultimately leading to healthy relationships and the purity of perspective we all so desire.
If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to Jennifer at Jenniferkonzen@yahoo.com
She also has a website: https://www.theartofintimatemarriage.com/
You can hear more audio from Jennifer here: https://www.theartofintimatemarriage.com/podcast
Teen Devotional: "Heroic Faith" | Patrick & La Micia Genova | Teen Sharing
This is a recording from a lesson given for Teen's in at the All New England Y&F Teen Devotional. Patrick & La Micia Genova from Southern Ct Church of Christ preach on ehat we can learn from the Bible about having Heroic Faith!
Parents are Heroes! | Phil Arsenault | Parent Devotional | Grace in Parenting
This is a recording from a Y&F Devotional recorded on September 11, 2020. Phil Arsenault, who leads the Y&F Ministry in Boston shares 2 devotional points in this recording to help parents see that they are heroes and that as they go about parenting to embrace Grace and Truth in their parenting.
Learn more: https://www.bostonchurch.org/ministries