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Episode Info: No Ordinary Child – Episode 380 with Denise Mira – Unleashed! There is no ordinary child and in this interview with Denise Mira, she surprised me with her love and passion as she explained the purpose of her book, No Ordinary Child! I was blessed as I listened and wanted to share this with all of you especially as we launch into very busy times in our life. Denise Mira, author of No Ordinary Child:  Unlocking the Leader Within Your Child, has been married to Gregory for 39 years. They are the parents of five extraordinary home-educated sons. Denise has traveled extensively, inspiring revolutionary change in households as she shares her impactful message for families. She is passionate about helping moms and dads raise No Ordinary Children! Find more inspiration and free tools for success at DeniseMira.com The story of No Ordinary Child: Unlocking the Leader Within Your Child As a high schooler, I was never getting married or having babies. Feminism had its hooks in me and my sights were set on greater things than wasting my life as a frumpy housewife with snotty-nosed kids. When Jesus broke into my dark world and made Himself real to me at 17, a sudden transformation began. A year later, I was married. Four years later, my firstborn arrived. Then another and another until our quiver was filled with five precious little boys. As a new mommy, the story of Moses’ birth to a captive Hebrew couple in Egypt was profoundly highlighted to me. There wasn’t a worse time in history to be expecting a child due to the evil king’s decree, and yet, his parents, Amram and Jochabed, didn’t falter in their faith, but trusted God to rescue their baby boy from certain execution. Hebrews 11:23 tells us, ‘by faith, Moses’ parents hid him for three months after he was born, because they saw that he was no ordinary child and they were not afraid of the king’s edict.” This passage put steel in my backbone to become No Ordinary Parent. I, too, would hide my babies for a season and refuse to be afraid. I deeply longed for more than the mainstream, mediocre parenting methods offered to me by society and religious culture. My Bible became my parenting manual and I set my sites on raising Daniels – men who would stand head and shoulders above their shallow peers – deliverers in their generation. As I navigated and pioneered this new and unexpected mothering adventure, I poured my thoughts on paper. Journaling my deep reflections and faith-filled longings became my passion. No Ordinary Child: Unlocking the Leader Within Your Child is the result. ********** Liz, wife and Mom from Washington, D. C. says about N.O.C., “LOVE the book! I’m devouring it. My heart pounds all over every page. It’s food for the hungry, medicine for the sick, and hope for the hopeless. A real shot in the arm for what ails us. Denise, you tell it like it is. You’re a modern voice with an ancient message, and you’ve designed a roadmap for every suburban Christi...
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