148 episodes

Where we take a meaningful five minutes of your day to discuss family and faith and what it means to be a Christian parent today.

Parents Take Five Jen Evans

    • Religion & Spirituality
    • 5.0 • 12 Ratings

Where we take a meaningful five minutes of your day to discuss family and faith and what it means to be a Christian parent today.

    Episode 148 - Summertime Blues

    Episode 148 - Summertime Blues

    Are you already feeling those summer time blues? Just know you're not alone.

    • 5 min
    Episode 147 - When Life Has Gone Off Track with April Fiet

    Episode 147 - When Life Has Gone Off Track with April Fiet

    Jen has another conversation with April Fiet discussing a blog post she wrote a while back. 
    "If Im carrying a burden that’s too heavy for me but I don’t tell anyone then that person doesn’t have the opportunity to bless me in the way God wants them to."
    https://aprilfiet.com/my-thoughts/new-life-experiences-when-life-has-gone-off-track

    • 13 min
    Episode 146 - Reprioritize

    Episode 146 - Reprioritize

    In today's episode Jen is asking us to look what our priorities have become and if we need to take the time to see if that is really what we want. Is it time to reprioritize? 

    • 6 min
    Episode 145 - Showing Our Children How to Grieve

    Episode 145 - Showing Our Children How to Grieve

    Jen is back this episode with Eric Nolin and they are discussing how we as parents may be grieving a loss and how we can show our kids what it looks like to grieve well. 

    • 10 min
    Episode 144 - Getting to Know a hospital Chaplain

    Episode 144 - Getting to Know a hospital Chaplain

    Jen is starting a new series with Eric Nolin, a former hospital chaplain, to talk about death and grief. This conversation started after Jen read Eric's Presbyterian Outlook article, My death and resurrection as a chaplain.
     
    Eric Nolin, M.Div., is a recent graduate from Fuller Theological Seminary, where he took a special interest in studying grief, pastoral care, and the resiliency of the human spirit. When he's not reading or writing, you'll find him running, climbing, or exploring new restaurants with his wife.

    • 10 min
    Episode 143 - Sheltered v. Protected

    Episode 143 - Sheltered v. Protected

    Jen's here to give her 5 minutes to why she believes sheltering your kids is not the same as protecting them. 

    • 6 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
12 Ratings

12 Ratings

they always tell on thmselves ,

Excellent

Great

dadbodXL ,

Good for dads too

I appreciate that Jen has dads and other males on the podcast. Some people assume that only moms get parenting support but some men do too. Thanks for not making it geared just to women.

grandmaMary of many ,

A favorite

This podcast is one that I enjoy and I’m a grandparent. I find it to be helpful to better understand the parenting challenges for my family. I have shared your podcast with so many people. Thank you

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