Karis Kimmel Murray

Karis Kimmel Murray is the Creative Director of Family Matters®, a ministry who’s internationally hosted parenting and marriage events, radio and television broadcasts, articles, videos, website and best-selling books (written by Karis’ parents and Family Matters’ founders Dr. Tim and Darcy Kimmel,) Grace Based Parenting and Grace Filled Marriage, have been used by God to transform tens of thousands of families into instruments of His restoration and reformation.

Karis writes and speaks for Family Matters as a voice to the next generation of parents. Karis is co-host of The Family Matters Minute, a nationally syndicated one-minute radio segment heard by millions of listeners every weekday.

Karis lives in Scottsdale, Arizona with her husband Mike, their two teenage daughters and a ragamuffin menagerie of pets.

Performance Driven Parenting

Performance-Driven Parenting

Can you raise “perfect kids” by being a “perfect parent”? Hear Meg Meeker, Karis Kimmel Murray, Elisa Morgan, and Reb Bradley share their parenting stories.

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The Bibles Definition Of Courage

The Bible’s Definition of Courage

Barbara Rainey, Karis Kimmel Murray, Tim and Darcy Kimmel, and Stephen Williams give their definitions of courage, and stories of their own courageous decisions.

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Family Rules

Karis Kimmel Murray tells how granting forgiveness is the #1 rule of the Murray household, followed closely by “be brave and face your fears, especially when you do the hard thing.”

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Embracing the Good Enough Parent

Karis Kimmel Murray shares how her five-year plan was upended seven months into marriage when she discovered she was pregnant. Murray tells how she and her husband adjusted to life’s surprises.

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What Is Grace?

Karis Kimmel Murray explains that grace is giving something not necessarily deserved. Murray illustrates what it’s like to let grace define your relationships even when the other person disappoints you.

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