Entries by Brian McIntyre

Shine.FM Music Team Top 20 April 2017

1 Jonny Diaz Joy 2 David Dunn I Wanna Go Back 3 Jordan Feliz Beloved 4 Casting Crowns Oh My Soul 5 MercyMe Even If 6 Hillsong Worship What A Beautiful Name 7 Colton Dixon All That Matters 8 Unspoken The Cure 9 Jasmine Murray Fearless 10 Chris Tomlin Home 11 Phil Wickum My All […]

July Difference Maker: Get REAL inC

Get REAL inC is an nonprofit 501c3 ministry that exists to encourage, equip and empower girls to Get Respected Educated Able and Loyal in Christ through the support of multigenerational and peer mentors. They strive to be Relevant, Relational and Real in all that they do. Get REAL inC transcends culture, economic levels, and church denominations. They are partners with parents, churches, […]

Shine.FM Top 20 2014

1. Phil Wickham – This is Amazing Grace 2. Newsboys – We Believe 3. Hillsong United – Oceans 4. Citizen Way – How Sweet The Sound 5. Big Daddy Weave – The Only Name 6. Unspoken – Start A Fire 7. Francesca Battistelli – Write Your Story 8. Danny Gokey – Hope In Front of […]

A Nap Sounds Like a Good Idea

Have you taken a NAP lately?  Your schedule might be so jam-packed that you think “there’s no way I have time for a nap!” but you may want to reconsider. Prevention Magazine’s Jacqueline Parisi has looked at the research on afternoon naps and she says a nap may benefit your productivity levels by increasing alertness, […]

Why You Need to Talk to Your Kids About “Sexting”

Have you talked to your kids about “sexting?”  If not, perhaps it’s time to have that conversation. Researchers from Drexel University surveyed college students about whether they had sent sexual text message during high school and they were startled by what they learned. 54% admitted to sending or receiving “sexually explicit text messages or images” […]

The Poop on Potty Training

Dear Dr. Bill,   I need some information on how to get our son potty-trained.  We’ve been trying since he turned two-years-old.  He seems afraid of sitting the regular toilet even though we try using a training seat for him.  He is just a bit over 2|1/2.  What should we do?   –George   Dear […]

Can Your Child’s Drawings Predict Their IQ Later in Life?

Can your child’s drawings predict his intelligence level later in life?  Researchers in England say “possibly.”   United Press International reports on a new study done at King’s College in London.  Researchers there followed 8,000 pairs of identical and non-identical twins over a period of 10 years.   When the kids in the study were 4-years-old, […]