Jeff Kemp

Jeff is dedicated to strengthening families and strengthening teams. He is passionate about advancing collaboration to support marriages, families and children. In 2012 Jeff joined FamilyLife as Vice President and Catalyst for Helping Others. FamilyLife is a national ministry leader in marriage conferences, radio outreach and empowering resources to heal and strengthen families. Jeff founded and led Stronger Families in the Pacific Northwest from 1993 to 2010. Stronger Families united communities around strengthening marriages and today assists military and high-stress couples in protecting their marriages.

Jeff is the author of Facing The Blitz - Three Strategies for Turning Trials into Triumphs.  Jeff and his father, Jack Kemp, (the former Vice-Presidential candidate and Secretary of Housing and Urban Development), were the first of only six sets of father/son NFL quarterbacks. As Jeff speaks and trains throughout the United States he passes on dynamic lessons learned during eleven years in the world of professional athletics. Persevering through the highs and lows of pro football gave him a valuable perspective on teams, leadership, and life.

Jeff is committed to honor God with his leadership and speaking opportunities to strengthen men, women and young people in the crucial areas of family relationships and teamwork.

Personal Highlights

Jeff and his family make their home in Little Rock, AR. He and his wife, Stacy, cherish family time, especially skiing with their family. They have four sons (Kyle, Kory, Kolby and Keegan) and two daughters-in-law. Jeff has coached various youth sports, especially football, for nearly 20 years.

Jeff and Stacy frequently spend time with newly married couples as encouragers and mentors. They are an effective speaking team at marriage and family events.

Episodes appearing in

As a dad, what can you do to make the most of the limited time your kids are at home? Jeff Kemp shares what was important to his dad. Bill Bennett shares his own observations. View Show Notes →
Former NFL quarterback Jeff Kemp and his wife, Stacy, talk about football; and the late Pat Summerall shares how he came to salvation in Christ. View Show Notes →
Dennis and Barbara Rainey, along with Jeff Kemp, provide solid biblical answers to questions concerning broken family relationships. View Show Notes →
In football, a blitz happens when the defense has an all-out attack on the quarterback once the ball is snapped. Former NFL quarterback Jeff Kemp shares a game plan for facing the blitzes in life. View Show Notes →
How does football provide an apt metaphor for the Christian's walk? Jeff Kemp, former NFL quarterback, shares life lessons he learned from his years playing professional football. View Show Notes →
All marriages have ups and downs. Former NFL quarterback Jeff Kemp, recalls the coach that called out the best in him. Jeff recalls the loss of his football career in 1992 and his wife's gracious response. View Show Notes →
Are you feeling hammered by life? Former NFL quarterback Jeff Kemp defines a blitz and tells how, in football as in life, the most dangerous moment in the game is often the one with the most opportunity. View Show Notes →
What happens when a me-centric culture bumps up against the reality of self sacrificing marriage? View Show Notes →
Jeff Kemp was a successful NFL quarterback with a great family and great ministry. View Show Notes →
How does one move from success to significance? View Show Notes →