Sexual abuse is a heavy and unpleasant topic, but it's too important to ignore. Empower your children with strategies to make them aware of potential dangers and reduce their risk---without causing fear. Using actual case studies, our guest will offer age-appropriate conversation starters and teach you how to ask the right questions and set boundaries. Learn how to protect your children from real evil.
Join us this hour as we take a look at the news through the lens of Scripture. We will talk with a precious saint whose ministry is to encourage the Church to pray for those whom God has called into the entertainment industry – and how we can influence this most impactful group of influencers. Then, for those who struggle in the area of infertility, embryo adoption is a marvelous way to nurture and value life. We will talk with a physician who whom this is his life’s work. Get ready to learn how to think critically and biblically about the world around us.
Beth Robinson, EdD, is a licensed professional counselor and approved supervisor for licensed professional counselors. She is also a certified school counselor with a teaching certificate and is a frequent expert witness in legal proceedings involving sexual abuse. She has used her training to work with abused and traumatized children for more than 25 years as a counselor. She's also had also had foster and adoptive children in her home for most of those 25 years. She is a Professor of Psychology at Lubbock Christian University, a visiting lecturer in the Clinical Mental Health Counseling at Harding University and was previously a Professor of Pediatrics at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center.
As Founding Director of Hollywood Prayer Network, Karen speaks and teaches around the country on how people of faith can pray for the people in the entertainment industry. She is also a published co-author of two books: How to Talk About Jesus Without Freaking Out and The Day I Met God. Aside from her leadership at HPN, Karen is Co-Founder and Producer for JC Productions, an independent TV and music production company. She has had extensive experience producing TV specials, documentaries and children's programming. Karen is a member of the Producers Guild of America, a founding member of PREMISE, and a board member of the Biola University Entertainment Task Force. She is a graduate of USC with a BA in Producing.
Dr. John Gordon is an NEDC Physician and serves as Medical Director of the NEDC’s partner medical clinic, Southeastern Fertility. Before joining the NEDC and Southeastern in 2019, he served for two decades as Co-Director of Dominion Fertility in Arlington, VA. He earned his undergraduate degree in Biology from Princeton University and is also a graduate of Duke University Medical School.