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Today’s guest on the Happy Hour is Jen Wilkin. Jen is a speaker, writer and teacher of women’s Bible studies in Dallas, Texas. She and her family have been members of the Village Church in Flower Mound, Texas for seven years, where she currently serves on staff. She writes and teaches the Flower Mound Women’s Bible Study and co-teaches a parenting class with her husband Jeff at the Village. Jen and Jeff have four children between the ages of eighteen and fourteen, and have been married for twenty-one years.

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One of my favorite take away’s from this podcast was Jen talking about creating a climate of conversation in their home. Teaching your kids to know that whatever they are feeling or thinking they can come to you and you will drop it all and listen. This is something that I want so desperately for my home. That my kids would be comfortable with telling me everything and anything.

-The LORD is not unaware of your

Links from the show:

  • Breakaway ministry is a great organization in College Station – if you have  kid heading off to Texas A&M make sure they check this out.
  • JenWilkin.net is her blog & here is the post that I reference in this podcast: “equip your kids to say no to porn
  • Also here’s another podcast I recently recorded for VERGE WOMEN with Jessica Thompson where we also discuss talking with our kids about porn – just another resource of all of us parents out there trying to find our way through this.
  • Jen’s new book WOMEN OF THE WORD was just released this summer and I’ll be reading it this Fall. The book is about studying God’s word with your heart and your mind. Jen wants women to know that there’s a way to get off the emotional roller coaster and to have our faith grounded in the facts of scripture, rather than our feelings.
  • Also, here’s a post I wrote on why moms need to know the bible. – I kinda mentioned some of these thoughts in this podcast.
  • Jen’s SERMON ON THE MOUNT curriculum
  • When we recorded this I hadn’t received my book from Amazon, but now I have!
  • Flower Mound Bible Study 

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