Growing With in the Media2021-06-04T16:05:21+00:00

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Your Work/Life Balance No Longer Exists. Here’s What to Do About It

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Christianity Today:

The Biggest Hindrance to Your Kids’ Faith Isn’t Doubt. It’s Silence

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Prison Book Review:

Growing With | Q&A with Steve Argue

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Christianity Today:

Why the Admissions Scandal Is Every Parent’s Problem

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Ann Voskamp:

Three words to help your family grow together and not grow apart

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Proverbs 31 Ministries:

Doubt: A Faith Catastrophe or Catalyst?

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Parent Cue:

Three Words to Repeat When Your Child Starts to Move Away from You

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CCM News:

Kara Powell & Steven Argue Release Parenting Book

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Youth Specialties:

Three Faith-Building Tips Any Youth Leader Can Offer

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Fuller Youth Institute:

Emerging adults don’t want to be anything–they want to be something

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Fuller Youth Institute:

How do I help busy and stressed teenagers and young adults? Two new rules of thumb

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The Carey Nieuwhof Podcast

Emerging Adulthood and Helping Teens, Young Adults, Parents and Leaders Thrive as Everything Changes

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The Lifeway Podcast

Growing With; An Interview with Kara Powell

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The Controlled Chaos Podcast

Growing With and Kara Powell

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The Holy Post Podcast

Adolescence Isn’t What It Used to Be with Kara Powell & Steven Argue

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Moody Radio

Growing With – A Parent’s Guide

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The Conversing Podcast

Kara Powell and Steven Argue on Parenting

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The Charisma Podcast Network

Kara Powell: Help Your Student Get Into College

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The Rethinking Youth Ministry Podcast

How To Help Parents And Teenagers Connect About Life And Faith At Home

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The dadAWESOME Podcast

Model Wonder or Become an Inflexible Sour Puss (Steve Argue)

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Weekly Washington Update

Growing apart vs. growing with your teen

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The Young Church Leaders Podcast

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What others are saying about Growing With

“In Growing With, Kara and Steve approach the topic of parenting with sound biblical wisdom and valuable practical tools. As a mother of two, I will be applying these insights to my own parenting in these rapidly-changing times.”

Christine Caine, Bestselling author and founder of A21 and Propel Women

“What an incredible book! With one teenager and one twentysomething, we feel like Kara and Steve wrote it just for us—and we couldn’t be more grateful. Growing With is chock full of compelling, inspiring, and practical help. We’ll be recommending this book to every parent we know.”

Drs. Les and Leslie Parrott, #1 New York Times bestselling authors of Saving Your Marriage Before It Starts

“At a time when the generation gap feels wider and the parenting journey more confusing, Growing With offers a way forward through practical resources, thought-provoking questions, and real-life stories. This is a must-read guide for those wanting to grow and to see their children thrive.”

Tom Lin, President and CEO of InterVarsity Christian Fellowship

About the Authors

Kara Powell, PhD

Dr. Kara Powell is the Executive Director of the Fuller Youth Institute (FYI) and a faculty member at Fuller Theological Seminary. Named by Christianity Today as one of “50 Women You Should Know,” Kara serves as a Youth and Family Strategist for Orange, and also speaks regularly at parenting and leadership conferences. Kara is the author or coauthor of a number of books, including Growing Young, The Sticky Faith Guide for Your Family, Sticky Faith Curriculum, Can I Ask That?, Deep Justice Journeys, Deep Justice in a Broken World, Deep Ministry in a Shallow World, and the Good Sex Youth Ministry Curriculum.

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Steve Argue, PhD

Steven Argue, PhD [Michigan State University] is the Applied Research Strategist for the Fuller Youth Institute and Associate Professor of Youth, Family, and Culture at Fuller Theological Seminary. Steve researches, speaks, and writes on adolescent and emerging adult spirituality. He has served as a pastor on the Lead Team at Mars Hill Bible Church [Grand Rapids, MI]; coaches and trains church leaders and volunteers; and has been invested in youth ministry conversation for over 20 years.

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