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Best of Homeschooling IRL: What Josh Duggar Forgot

Episode description

For the next few weeks, we’re playing a few episodes of Our discussion on this episode comes right out of the current headlines. Homeschool graduate and reality TV star, Josh Duggar, has fallen from the spotlight due to his confessions of struggling with adultery, pornography and a history of molestation.

We jump into to discuss the frequent failures we have seen by men in the homeschooling movement. We talk openly on this episode about what happens when we forget the one thing that tethers us to the truth. If you’ve been following the Josh Duggar story, this is a conversation you won’t want to miss. Join us for an open and honest discussion about living as loved in the light of the gospel.

Timeline
2:34 – Introduction
12:50 – Part One –  Just the Facts!
24:51 – Part Two – We Want A King!
28:40 – Part Three – No Safe Environment!

35:27 – Part Four – Success Stories
47:00 – What Did Josh Duggar Forget?

Show Notes

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The HomeschoolingIRL team is taking a break between seasons to prepare and produce new shows. In the meantime, we are rebroadcasting our most popular …

Rebroadcast – Christ in the Chaos – HIRL Episode 84

January 4th, 2016

40:25

The HomeschoolingIRL team is taking a break between seasons to prepare and produce new shows. In the meantime, we are rebroadcasting our most popular …

Homeschooling is a Buzzkill Remix – Episode 83

December 28th, 2015

35:39

Wait! This is NOT a rebroadcast of an old episode! Homeschooling is a Buzzkill has been one of our most popular downloads, so we decided to sit down …

Stocking Stuffer – HIRL Episode 82

December 21st, 2015

22:52

Are you stuck in holiday traffic? Are you locking yourself in the bathroom at your family get-together to avoid Crazy Uncle Larry? Are you sick of …

Hope Shifting – HIRL Episode 81

December 14th, 2015

48:31

After 80 episodes, we are finally returning to the topic that has defined this podcast since the very beginning.

Join Fletch and Kendra as they sit …

Raising Kids, Losing Yourself – HIRL Episode 80

December 7th, 2015

39:23

On this episode, HIRLer Chris calls in and asks us: “How can I be a good homeschooling parent raising kids and still take time for the things that …

Jesus vs. Santa – HIRL Episode 79

November 30th, 2015

34:15

Does Santa have any place in the celebration of Christmas? If you listen to some homeschoolers talk about it, event the mention of Santa Claus …

Devotions For The Real Family – HIRL Episode 78

November 23rd, 2015

46:32

We are talking about Family Devotions for the Real Family on this podcast. You know REAL family devotions. The families with the toddler hijacking …

Spread Too Thin – HIRL Episode 77

November 16th, 2015

38:01

This is our final installment in our mini-series of episodes called: Surviving the Holidays. This episode is all about being spread too thin during …

Family Feud – HIRL Episode 76

November 9th, 2015

34:48

We are in the middle of producing a mini-series of episodes called: Surviving the Holidays. What happens when you are forced to spend time during the …

Financial Strain – HIRL Episode 75

November 2nd, 2015

41:52

For the next few weeks, we are producing a mini-series of episodes called: Surviving the Holidays. On this first episode, we are focusing on the …

Homeschooling Gifted Kids – HIRL Episode 74

October 26th, 2015

28:39

On this episode, we discuss the topic of homeschooling gifted kids. Do you think your child might be gifted? Off the charts? An outlier? We are going …

Raising Adults – HIRL Episode 73

October 19th, 2015

41:02

When is the right time to start giving your kids freedom in the area of their finances? At what age should they have a checking account? What about a …

Teens And Social Media – HIRL Episode 72

October 12th, 2015

36:26

We are beyond the days of speculating about whether social media will last. Instead social media continues to morph and reinvent itself into new …

Homeschooling With Dyslexia – HIRL Episode 71

October 5th, 2015

46:28

Do you think you are homeschooling a child with dyslexia? Join Fletch and Kendra as they interview Maryann Sunderland.

Maryann is the author of …

Let’s Talk About Sexual Abuse – HIRL Episode 70

September 28th, 2015

49:29

The statistics say it all, 1 in 5 children will be sexually abused before the age 18. A child is much more likely to be abused by a trusted adult …

Courtship In Crisis – HIRL Episode 69

September 21st, 2015

44:04

On this episode, we welcome back a favorite guest on this podcast. Thomas Umstaatd, Jr. joined us on Episode 26 when we discussed his viral blog …

Girls, Again – HIRL Episode 68

September 14th, 2015

48:16

This is not the first time we have tackled the topic of girls on the podcast. On Episode 10, we talked about many of the common pitfalls we have …

Boys, Again – HIRL Episode 67

September 7th, 2015

52:05

Back in Episode 9, we sat down with our friends and fellow podcasters, Hal and Melanie Young from Making Biblical Family Life Practical, to discuss …

What Josh Duggar Forgot – HIRL Episode 66

August 31st, 2015

54:31

Our discussion on this episode comes right out of the current headlines. Homeschool graduate and reality TV star, Josh Duggar, has fallen from the …

Adoption and the Homeschool Family, Part 2 – HIRL Episode 65

August 24th, 2015

47:27

On the last episode we sat down with our good friends Jeremy and Michele White to have a serious discussion about adoption. We discussed the …

Adoption and the Homeschool Family, Part 1 – HIRL Episode 64

August 17th, 2015

43:43

We have had several listeners ask us to address the topic of adoption, and while it would be really easy for us to produce a podcast explaining how …

I Love Homeschooling But My Kids Don’t – HIRL Episode 63

August 10th, 2015

38:48

So, you’ve decided that homeschooling is the best option for your kids this year, but the response from your kids has been less than positive. You …

Can We Afford To Homeschool? – HIRL Episode 62

August 3rd, 2015

39:41

Can you afford to homeschoool? What if your budget is already at its max, and you feel you’re barely scraping by just to provide the basics for your …

Organizing Your Homeschool – HIRL Episode 61

July 27th, 2015

36:50

As we head into another homeschool year, it is so easy for many of us to get behind before we even get started. If we are not careful, we can get …

Depression and the Homeschooling Mom – HIRL Episode 60

July 20th, 2015

52:53

As homeschooling moms, some subjects are very difficult to talk about, especially if we are feeling pressure to put on a facade that our lives are …

My Spouse Doesn’t Want Me To Homeschool – HIRL Episode 59

July 13th, 2015

39:50

We love to sit down in the studio and discuss the questions sent in from listeners. On this episode of Homeschooling in Real Life, Fletch and Kendra …

How To Deal With Homeschool Burnout – HIRL Episode 58

July 6th, 2015

47:38

This is our second stab at the topic of homeschool burnout. Back in Episode 39, we interviewed four homeschool moms and discussed the topic: I Love …

Launching Your High Schooler Into Life – HIRL Episode 57

June 29th, 2015

33:14

Back in Episode 25, we talked about launching your kid into college. During that discussion, we explained how we have chosen to launch our kids …

The Quiet Fight Between Women – HIRL Episode 56

June 22nd, 2015

44:53

There is a quiet fight going on under the surface in homeschooling for a long time.

“Let’s face it. The quiet fight between women in homeschooling …

When Mom Loses Control Of Her Mouth – HIRL Episode 55

June 15th, 2015

25:40

Spicy words? Uncontrolled tongues? What do you do when Mom is the one to lose control of her mouth and damages the ones she loves with sharp words? …

Why The Rise In African American Homeschooling, Part 2 – HIRL Episode 54

June 8th, 2015

53:00

This is the second installment in our two-part series, Why the Rise in African American Homeschooling? In part one we sat down for a rich discussion …

What To Do About Sibling Relationships? – HIRL Episode 53

June 1st, 2015

39:07

We received a message on the HomeschoolingIRL Facebook page that said, “Please, please, please do an episode on siblings fighting. Thanks!”

Sibling …

Why The Rise In African American Homeschooling, Part 1 – HIRL Episode 52

May 25th, 2015

54:15

Last month, Fletch read an interesting article in The Washington Post called, Racism in Schools is Pushing More Black Families to Homeschool Their …

Celebrating 50 Episodes – HIRL Episode 51

May 18th, 2015

39:27

Whether it’s burnout or lack of content, the average “brand new” podcast will not survive beyond 7 episodes. At Homeschooling In Real Life, we are NOT

How The Gospel Makes Us Unoffendable – HIRL Episode 50

May 11th, 2015

53:54

What if someone told you that you had no right to be angry? What if you could live a life that was defined as unoffendable? What would it look like …

Homeschooling With Special Needs – HIRL Episode 49

April 27th, 2015

44:14

Homeschooling your special needs child can be tricky and challenging. It can also be one of the biggest hidden blessings in your family. Are you …

The Real Marriage Podcast – HIRL Episode 48

April 20th, 2015

23:11

As homeschoolers, many of us do a great job taking care of our children, their schoolwork and all of their curriculum, but often we miss taking care …

Transparent Parenting – HIRL Episode 47

April 13th, 2015

44:38

How important is it for us to practice transparent parenting with our children? What should you do when your children ask you questions that are just …

Top 10 Lessons From TV Dads, Part 2 – HIRL Episode 46

April 6th, 2015

33:07

Join Fletch once again as he travels back into television history and shares the second half of his top 10 lessons he has learned from the TV dads he …

Losing Our Religion – HIRL Episode 45

March 30th, 2015

1:04:36

On the HomeschoolingIRL podcast, we have spent 44 episodes  telling stories of other homeschooling  families. We continue to share one major theme:

Top 10 Lessons From TV Dads, Part 1 – HIRL Episode 44

March 23rd, 2015

33:22

Top 10 lessons from TV dads? What could we possibly learn from a bunch of characters on television?

Join Fletch as he takes a trip into …

I Love Homeschooling, But I Hate Homeschool Conventions – HIRL Episode 43

March 16th, 2015

52:23

What comes to mind when you think of homeschool conventions? Most people either love them or hate them!

In the span of a few days at a homeschooling …

Answering Homeschool Critics – HIRL Episode 42

March 9th, 2015

21:09

Answering Homeschool Critics

Homeschool critics seem to be everywhere and some of us have had our share of uncomfortable conversations about our …

Some Dads Have All The Fun – HIRL Episode 41

March 2nd, 2015

49:19

It’s very common for homeschooling moms to feel as if we spend all day telling the kids what they have to do, and then at the end of the day, dad …

Ask Us Anything You Want, Again – HIRL Episode 40

February 23rd, 2015

28:17

Fletch and Kendra are back in the hot-seat for another round of questions. On this 40th episode of Homeschooling In Real Life, we are answering …

I Love Homeschooling…But I’m Totally Burned Out – HIRL Episode 39

February 16th, 2015

44:16

Let’s be real folks! It’s February and the mid-year homeschooling doldrums can hit any of us. One of our listeners sent us a great email with five …

Balancing Home Business and Homeschool – HIRL Episode 38

February 9th, 2015

33:17

We were contacted a few weeks ago by HIRLer Derek Anderson who asked: Could you talk about the challenges of owning a home business as a …

Can We Be Friends With Our Kids – HIRL Episode 37

February 2nd, 2015

46:28

We are talking about relationships and asking the question, “Is it possible to be friends with our homeschool kids?”

Most homeschooling families seem …

How Do I Make Homeschooling Fun? – HIRL Episode 36

January 26th, 2015

14:04

Surprise! Surprise! Surprise!

We love to surprise our listeners with fun stuff! We are super excited to announce that Homeschooling In Real Life has …

Black Sheep Homeschoolers – HIRL Episode 35

January 19th, 2015

49:20

Sometimes our listeners ask tough questions of us, and then our most meaningful episodes are created.  On this episode of HomeschoolingIRL, Fletch …

Christ in the Chaos – HIRL Episode 34

January 5th, 2015

51:37

Kimm Crandall was the perfect homeschooling mom: she had her curriculum chosen carefully, her children lined up quietly and obediently in the church …

I Love Homeschooling, But I’m Not A Good Teacher – HIRL Episode 33

December 22nd, 2014

43:15

So you don’t have a teaching credential and you’ve never been to college. Does this make you unqualified to teach your kids at home? Continuing …

I Love Homeschooling But I Am Totally Disorganized – HIRL Episode 32

December 8th, 2014

37:17

So you love the idea of homeschooling, but you are totally disorganized? Is this a deal killer? Should you pack up your kids and send them off to the …

I Love Homeschooling But I Hate Teaching Math – HIRL Episode 31

November 24th, 2014

41:38

And I hate teaching science. And writing. Or . . .

Let’s get real homeschoolers, most of us have at least one subject we don’t enjoy teaching. What? …

I Love Homeschooling But My Kids Are With Me All the Time – HIRL Episode 30

November 10th, 2014

48:52

On this episode of the HomeschoolingIRL podcast, Fletch and Kendra begin a new series called, “I Love Homeschooling But…” and discuss the topic of …

All The Single Ladies – HIRL Episode 29

October 27th, 2014

44:19

Homeschooling can be a difficult choice for families to make. It takes time, planning and hard work when you decide to school your children at …

The Internet In Real Life – HIRL Episode 28

October 13th, 2014

44:36

What are the best tools for technology in your homeschool? Has the internet become any safer for your kids to surf? What precautions should you take …

Can Your Homeschooler Go To College – HIRL Episode 27

September 29th, 2014

52:38

The answer to this question is obvious: we all know that homeschoolers can go to college!

On this episode of Homeschooling In Real Life, Fletch and …

Is Courtship Fundamentally Flawed – HIRL Episode 26

September 15th, 2014

40:42

On this episode of HomeschoolingIRL, Fletch and Kendra tackle the topic of courtship and dating in the homeschool family. They interview Thomas …

Launching Your Kid to College – HIRL Episode 25

September 1st, 2014

39:21

Do you have a student whose dream is to head to college? How do you know if she’s ready? Have you imparted everything you wanted to teach him before …

5 Ways To Rock Your Homeschool – HIRL Episode 24

August 18th, 2014

45:27

 

 

 

Need some motivation? Encouragement? Tips? Join us for 5 Ways to Rock Your Homeschool! We originally titled this one “The Practical Episode”, …

Homeschooling in New York City – HIRL Episode 23

August 2nd, 2014

39:25

Have you ever watched a TV sitcom where the characters live in a cool New York City apartment? Have you ever dreamed of walking down Park Avenue or …

Homeschooling Through Hard Times – HIRL Episode 22

July 19th, 2014

44:22

Hard times! As much as we might like it to be, life is not all ponies, rainbows, and watercolor daisies.

On this episode of HomeschoolingIRL we …

Let’s Talk Sex…Again – HIRL Episode 21

July 4th, 2014

33:00

It seems that we can’t stop talking about sex! This week’s episode is our response to Episode 16: How Do I Talk to My Kids About Sex?, where we heard …

Ask Us Anything You Want – HIRL Episode 20

June 21st, 2014

44:26

HomeschoolingIRL is celebrating our 20th episode!

We’ve interviewed, asked questions, listened, discussed, and laughed a lot along with you. Now …

What Homeschooling Dads Wish Their Wives Knew – HIRL Episode 19

June 7th, 2014

42:30


It’s time for an episode that’s all about the men.

 

 

On this episode of HomeschoolingIRL, Fletch talks with three other homeschooling dads …

Homeschool Grads Tell All – HIRL Episode 18

May 24th, 2014

46:09
What are you doing to prepare your homeschool graduates for life in the real world? A listener called into the podcast and shared a story of how his …

What Homeschooling Does To A Marriage – HIRL Episode 17

May 10th, 2014

48:13
You are going to want to grab your spouse for this episode! Fletch and Kendra dive right into the middle of the topic and discuss how the stress of …

How Do I Talk To My Kids About Sex? – HIRL Episode 16

April 26th, 2014

49:33
Sex. The one topic that seems to leave us questioning our parenting, pushing a lot of us into an embarrassing presentation of the basics with our …

I Love Homeschooling, But I’ll Tell You Its Flaws – HIRL Episode 15

April 12th, 2014

54:56

On this episode of Homeschooling In Real Life, Fletch and Kendra discuss what it’s like when your homeschool student abandons your family’s faith …

Love In The House – HIRL Episode 14

March 29th, 2014

47:24

What happens when a family goes from relying on rules and rigidity to understanding what it means when Jesus tells us that the grandest commandment …

How to Raise A Pagan Kid In A Christian Home – HIRL Episode 13

March 15th, 2014

44:05

Last fall, Barrett Johnson wrote a viral sensation entitled, How to Raise a Pagan Kid in a Christian Home. Writing from his heart on a topic he was …

Give Them Grace – HIRL Episode 12

March 1st, 2014

54:08
Tune into this light and serious, fun and deep discussion about grace and raising kids with author Jessica Thompson. You won’t want to miss this …

Start A Rock Band With Your Daughter – HIRL Episode 11

February 15th, 2014

46:21
Put on your crazy wigs and plug your favorite electric guitar into your amp, because  this show is all about rock and roll.

 

On this episode, Fletch …

GIRLS! – HIRL Episode 10

February 1st, 2014

42:05

On the last episode we talked about boys. This week it’s all about the girls!

We love our girls and we love homeschooling them.

On this episode of 

BOYS! – HIRL Episode 9

January 18th, 2014

54:22

BOYS. Do you have them in your home? We do, too!

On this episode of HomeschoolingIRL, we’re talking boys and boy stuff and the funny antics that come …

HomeschoolingIRL Episode 8 – Homeschooling With Exchange Students

January 4th, 2014

42:24
Live on location in Paris, France!

One of our very favorite episodes to record, because in this show we record straight from the streets of Paris, …

HomescholingIRL Episode 7 – Christmas Party!

December 21st, 2013

35:10
Merry Christmas from Homeschooling In Real Life!

On this very fun episode, Fletch and Kendra discuss the real life issues of holiday stress and how …

HomeschoolingIRL Episode 6: I’m Thinking About Homeschooling, But…

December 6th, 2013

44:02
Thinking about homeschooling? Have a friend who is?  Are you thinking about homeschooling? On this episode of Homeschooling IRL, we’ll answer your …

HomeschoolingIRL Episode 5: Homeschooling Will Save Your Kids, Part Two

November 23rd, 2013

34:58
Money. Sex. Popularity. Cars. Perfect bodies. Homeschooling.

Wait. Homeschooling? When we look to something like money or sex to provide us with a …

HomeschoolingIRL Episode 4: Homeschooling Will Save Your Kids, Part One

November 9th, 2013

31:12
Homeschooling Will Save Your Kids?

Most of us won’t say outright that we think homeschooling will save your kids, but many of us pack this idea in …

HomeschoolingIRL Episode 3: Homeschooling, Halloween and Harry Potter

October 25th, 2013

48:31
Homeschooling, Halloween, and Harry Potter

Homeschooling, Halloween, and Harry Potter? Are we nuts?

Well, yes, but that didn’t stop us from tackling …

HomeschoolingIRL Episode 2: Homeschooling is a Buzzkill

October 12th, 2013

22:33
HomeschoolingIRL Homeschooling Is A Buzzkill

On this episode of Homeschooling In Real Life, Fletch and Kendra introduce you to one of the  phrases …

HomeschoolingIRL Episode 1: What is Homeschooling IRL?

September 13th, 2013

9:57

On this first episode of HomeschoolingIRL, Fletch and Kendra introduce you to their podcast and provide a glimpse into the types of discussions you …

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