REBEL Parenting meets the needs of parents and marriages who are asking the hard questions. This generation calls out for authenticity and vulnerability. We want honest and real advice. No more unattainable standards but grace to live in the hard places as a parent and as a spouse.
Parents and marriages today face many struggles that we want to walk alongside and sit with these issues that encounter us all like pornography, addictions, sex outside the marriage, homosexuality, and financial hardships. We are not immune to hardships as believers. So, let’s dig in and get messy like Jesus would do.
We will have programs on the show that will target specific hard topics like pornography, financial hardships, homosexuality, addictions, the overwhelming pull to be in the rat race of life, how to talk with your teen who is having sex, etc.
Cindy Beall is a writer, speaker and mentor to women. She enjoys watching college football, hanging out with her sons, and sitting on her back porch sipping coffee with her husband, Chris. The Bealls have been married since 1993 and have spent most of their marriage in full-time ministry. They have three sons between them which means there is very little pink in their home but a plethora of air soft guns and camouflage.
A dynamic young pastor and speaker, Chris Brown joined the Dave Ramsey team in 2014 to carry the message of stewardship and intentional living to churches nationwide. Chris began his ministry in the trenches as a campus pastor before using his previous business and real estate training to tackle numerous executive-level pastoral duties. During this time Chris managed multi-million dollar congregational budgets and supervised the launch and development of eight church campuses totaling more than 12,000 members.
Rachel Cruze is a seasoned communicator and presenter, helping Americans learn the proper ways to handle money and stay out of debt. Today she serves as a Ramsey Personality, using her knowledge and experiences from growing up as Dave Ramsey’s daughter to educate others. She co-authored the #1 New York Timesbest-selling book Smart Money Smart Kids with her dad. Her new book, Love Your Life, Not Theirs, releases October 2016.
Dr. Emerson Eggerichs
As a researcher, Dr. Emerson Eggerichs, who has a PhD in child and family ecology from Michigan State University, garnered the testimonies of 1000’s of mothers. Based on his New York Times Bestseller, Love & Respect, these moms applied the Respect side of this message to their sons with significant effects. Emerson and his wife, Sarah, present the Love and Respect Marriage and Parenting Conferences across the country, and Emerson has also spoken to groups from the NFL, NBA, PGA, Navy Seals, and members of congress.
Tim and Anne Evans
Tim and Anne Evans are a real-life couple who love marriage. For thirty-eight years they have passionately explored the miracle and mystery of two becoming one in the context of God’s original co-leadership marriage design. They are parents, grandparents, pastoral counselors, and spiritual parents. Tim is a retired fire chief; Anne is a licensed nurse and certified Life Purpose Coach. They are both ordained ministers, have master and doctor of practical ministry diplomas from Wagner Leadership Institute, and are nationally certified Healing House Network ministers. They enjoy their marriage, kids, and grandkids; friendships; hiking; motorcycling; and living in Colorado near Pikes Peak.
President of 48 Days LLC, specializing in creative thinking for increased personal and business success. He holds a master’s degree in psychology and draws from his business experience to help others develop more focused, balanced, truly successful lives. Dan and his wife live in Franklin, Tennessee.
Shauna Niequist is the New York Times bestselling author of Present Over Perfect, Savor, Bread & Wine, Bittersweet and Cold Tangerines. She is married to Aaron, and they live in Chicago with their sons, Henry & Mac. Shauna is a bookworm, a beach bum, and a passionate gatherer of people, especially around the table.
Joshua Straub, PhD, serves as Marriage and Family Strategist for LifeWay Christian Resources and is the president and cofounder of The Connextion Group, a company designed to empower marriages and families. As a speaker, family advocate, and professor of child psychology, Josh has trained thousands of professionals in Critical Incident Stress Management. Josh uses his experience and knowledge in the area of trauma to help people around the world, including those in Rwanda who seek healing from the 1994 genocide. He speaks on emotionally safe homes and spouses and the influence of technology on today’s family. He is author of Safe House: How Emotional Safety is the Key to Raising Kids Who Live, Love, and Lead Well and co-producer of The Screen-Balanced Family.
Josh’s most cherished roles are that of husband—to his wife Christi—and dad—to his son, Landon, and daughter, Kennedy.
John Alan Turner
I am a father, a son, a brother, and a friend. I work as a writer, a theologian, a consultant, and a teacher. I have six books and three daughters, and we all live in a great house just outside of Atlanta, GA. I like jazz, baseball, and reading — though not necessarily in that order. I believe Jesus was the most brilliant man to ever walk on the earth, and I also believe he was God incarnate who lived a sinless life, died a sacrificial death, and rose victorious from the dead. I believe the message of the Bible is the most life-changing message of all time, and I believe God has called us to share that message with others in a way that makes sense to them.
A small town girl who was able to think beyond the city limits, Carrie Wilkerson is a best-selling author, an international speaker, an award-winning podcaster, and a sought-after radio guest. Featured on CNN and Fox Business News and named by Forbes as a top small business influencer, she’s also consulted marketing and launch teams of Dr. John Maxwell, Zig Ziglar, Google small business and other influential business leaders on business strategies and current trends. However, Carrie mostly enjoys helping ordinary people lead extraordinary lives.