Trying to connect with your kids in a technology-driven world is difficult these days. Sarah Mackenzie says there’s a way to do that AND increase academic success, inspire compassion and fortify your kids with inner strength they need to face life’s challenges. How can you do it? Read aloud to your children. What’s happened in your family because you read aloud together? Let’s talk about it on Chris Fabry Live.
Chrissy is the daughter of a famous pastor Jim Cymbala from Brooklyn Tabernacle. But a series of bad choices led her away from her family, away from her faith. You’ll hear about her struggles and the moment Chrissy Cymbala Toledo turned around. This encore conversation first aired August 3, 2016 on Chris Fabry Live.
On the immensely popular Read-Aloud Revival podcast, Sarah Mackenzie helps families all over the world make meaningful and lasting connections with their kids through books. In addition to The Read-Aloud Family, she's the author of Teaching from Rest: A Homeschooler's Guide to Unshakable Peace. She lives in the Northwest with her husband, Andrew, and their six kids, where she loves to make sure they are well-stocked in the best books she can find.
Chrissy Cymbala Toledo and her husband, Al, pastor the Chicago Tabernacle, a thriving church on the north side of Chicago, which they pioneered in 2002. Daughter of Jim and Carol Cymbala, pastors of Brooklyn Tabernacle, she has been involved in ministry much of her life and her children are following that example. Chrissy is passionate about seeing women of all ages enter into the freedom that God wants to give them. She has shared her compelling story around the country and in her debut book, Girl in the Song.
Chris Fabry is the host of Chris Fabry Live, one hour of spiritual encouragement from his backyard radio fence. The program challenges listeners to think biblically about their spiritual journeys. Chris is also the author of the Christy Award-winning novel Dogwood, June Bug, ECPA Christian Book Award-winner (Fiction) Almost Heaven, Not in the Heart and Borders of the Heart. He and his family live near Tucson, Ariz.
Chris Fabry Live is designed to build up the spiritual immune system of the Christian men and woman. As you walk through the journey of faith called the Christian life, you meet new people, learn new things, laugh, cry and, most importantly, grow in your understanding of God. With his sense of humor, sense of people and no sense of direction, host Chris Fabry treks that journey with you each weekday. Current events and issues, caller interaction, special guests and a few surprises all complement each other on this program. Chris Fabry Live challenges and encourages listeners in their journeys of faith.