Gary Duncan and Dr. Mary Manz Simon discuss the supply chain issues and how they are affecting school lunch programs. Even while people continue to struggle with supply shortages Gary and Mary share the message to be thankful for what we have.
A Moment for the Family: Social Withdraw
Gary Duncan and Dr. Mary Manz Simon discuss what the experts call social withdraw. Are we experiencing additional anxiety now as we begin to gather into groups post quarantining?
Law and Gospel — Rumination Thursday: Managing the Pandemic
Pastor Baker discusses theological distinctions between Law & Gospel with guest Wes Reimnitz.
A Moment for the Family: Expecting Normalcy
Research released in just the past few days shows that parents expect a shift toward normalcy soon. However, right now, they have high levels of anxiety about their children returning to in-person learning. Listen to Gary and Dr. Mary Manz Simon discuss ways to help our kids and us feel supported and safe. We must be alert to mental health needs.
A Moment for the Family: Returning to Social Life
Gary Duncan and Dr. Mary Manz Simon discuss the transition of kids back into “the so-called normal life” post pandemic. Are kids jumping right back into social life quickly or are they moving cautiously?
A Moment for the Family: Pandemic-Induced Stress
Hear Gary Duncan and Dr. Mary Manz Simon as they consider the stress that the pandemic caused for kids.
A Moment for the Family: Post-Pandemic Family Interaction
Gary and Dr. Mary Manz Simon talk about interacting with children as we continue to move back into post-pandemic routines.
The Coffee Hour – Mental Health Monday: Life after COVID
Andy and Sarah talk with Rev. Edgar Keinath — Director of CrossLife Ministries, the counseling ministry of Ambassadors of Reconciliation.
A Moment for the Family: A Better Normal
Gary and Dr. Mary Manz Simon talk about a better normal as we continue to recover from this past year of isolation.
A Moment for the Family: Pandemic Fatigue
Gary Duncan and Dr. Mary Manz Simon discuss the topic of pandemic fatigue.