Our guest is a pediatrician and she has a message for dads: “Whether you know it or not, if you're a dad, you’re a hero.” Even if you're struggling with all the demands of fatherhood, join us to learn that every man has it within him to be the hero father his children need. With simple step-by-step instructions and drawing on long experience—including her work with the NFL's Fatherhood Initiative—the good doctor will show you how to be the father you want to be and your children need you to be.
Our guest today, speaker and TEDx presenter, will share her story of overcoming injustice and battling self-doubt, and what led her to live fully and embrace her unique self---including a powerful encounter with Bono from the band U2. This is a conversation for everyone who has ever felt broken, bullied, or shamed. Learn to discover the unlikely hero in each of us.
Dr. Meg Meeker is a pediatrician, mother and best-selling author of seven books, she is the country’s leading authority on parenting, teens and children’s health. Dr. Meg writes with the wisdom of a pediatrician and the big heart of a mother because she has spent the last 30 years practicing pediatric and adolescent medicine. Her work with countless families over the years served as the inspiration behind her best-selling books:Hero; Being the Strong Father Your Children Need, Dr. Meg has also spoken nationally on parenting issues, including personal appearances on numerous nationally syndicated radio and television programs including The Dave Ramsey Show,The Today Show, Dateline with Katie Couric, The O’Reilly Factor, Fox and Friends and many others. Dr. Meg is a Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics and Human Development at Michigan State College of Human Medicine. She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics, certified by The American Board of Pediatrics and serves on the Advisory Board of The Medical Institute.
Chloe Howard is on a mission to empower people of all ages to embrace their uniqueness and boldly face their beautiful selves. Born with a foot deformity, Chloe had five major operations by the time she was 15. Through her hardships, Chloe learned that differences are unique, bullying needs to be stopped from the inside out, and worth is most valuable when it comes from within. Today, Chloe is the voice of Stand Beautiful, a movement promoting the acceptance of self and others. She has been featured on NPR, Teen Vogue, and was recently a TEDx Speaker. She has been the subject of two documentaries and toured internationally with CURE.org
In the Market with Janet Parshall, challenges listeners to examine major news stories and issues being debated in the marketplace of ideas and speaks to them with the Word of God. In this fast-paced, caller-driven program, Janet evaluates newsworthy topics with guests and listeners using the Bible as a framework for discussion. This daily program addresses relevant issues important to Christians, with an engaging mix of listener interaction and commentary from highly respected guests.