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Soundbites from Heaven: An Interview with Rachael Carman

Vol. 86, Prg. 11–15
November 24–28, 2008

Could God be telling you the same things you tell your kids? “Slow down! I want to talk to you.” On this week’s program, author and homeschooling mom Rachael Carman joins Mike Smith to offer her experience of hearing God in the things she tells her children.

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What Did You Say?
Slow Down!
Saying It with Love
I’ve Told You a Hundred Times!
Listen a Little


Rachael Carman Rachael Carman
Rachael Carman is a wife and mother, and she is passionate about both roles. She and Davis have been married almost 22 years, and they have been blessed with seven children, ranging in age from 5 to 18. She has enjoyed speaking and encouraging women’s groups for over 10 years. It is her heart’s deepest desire to become all that God has planned for her to be for His kingdom’s glory. She loves challenging other women to dare to desire the same thing—to live in reckless, obedient faith. Her journey into homeschooling was a bumpy one, but she is so grateful for the adventure and the daily experience of God’s faithfulness and grace.

Rachael wrote a book for Focus on the Family in 2005 titled Soundbites from Heaven. As a direct reflection of her heart’s desire to affirm, encourage, challenge, inspire, and celebrate motherhood, Rachael led the first Real Refreshment Retreat in 2003. It was her vision to give homeschool moms an opportunity to get away and revive themselves through Bible study and prayer, as they faced the special challenges of homeschooling. Now through the ApologiaLive conference for homeschool moms, it is her hope to expand on that ministry and create a weekend that will energize and invigorate the homeschool mom with inspirational worship and speakers.

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Rachael Carman, homeschooling mother of seven, explains how your heavenly Father wants to tell you the same things you tell your children. Learn how to listen to God’s instructions for you, while you parent your children. To order Soundbites from Heaven: What God Wants Us to Hear When We Talk to Our Kids, click the link above.

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