Lon Flippo

Lon Flippo

North Central University

Dr. Lon Flippo hails from the plains of Kansas. He and his wife, Chris, have been married for over 30 years and have two children and two grandchildren. Lon has pastored for over 30 years in a variety of roles. He has a passion for inspiring parents to pass their faith on to their children and for providing information and insight to help them do it. Dr. Flippo is currently a professor at North Central University. You might like his first book, “Soul Survivor,” which takes a look at Lon’s life as an abandoned child, or his second book, “iParent” (Parenting Prodigals and Children in the 21st Century). His third book, “Sepulcher,” is his first fictional novel. Visit his website at iparentnow.com, or follow him on Twitter @iparentnow.

6 Steps for Spiritual Parenting

The task of Christian parents is to carefully unplug the network of invisible wires connecting them to parents and reconnect them to God. Teach children to become independently dependent on Jesus Christ. This article offers six steps to help parents connect their kids to Jesus.

Communication Help for Parents

The average couple watches 46 hours of television every week but spends only 28 minutes communicating with each other. That’s only four minutes a day! As a children’s or family life pastor, one of the most impactful things you can provide is training on communication. Healthy communication between parents fosters not only a good relationship between the couple but also among their children.