Tim Kimmel

Dr. Tim Kimmel is the founder and Executive Director of Family Matters, whose goal is to see families transformed by God’s grace into instruments of reformation and restoration. Tim and Family Matters conduct the Grace Based Parenting Conference across the country on the unique pressures that confront members of today’s families.

He and his wife, Darcy, also team up with other organizations such as FamilyLife, Focus on the Family and MOPS to build strong families. With his dry wit and engaging humor, Tim is also a regular guest on many nationally syndicated radio and TV programs, providing expert analysis on current issues related to parenting, families and marriage. In addition to speaking, Tim has authored many books including: Grace Based Parenting, Raising Kids for True Greatness and most recently, Connecting Church and Home. Tim hosts the Family Matters Minute, a daily one minute radio spot where he encourages and equips parents to bring the best out of their families.

Tim and Darcy are the parents of four children and reside in Scottsdale, Arizona.

Grace Filled Living

Grace-Filled Living

What is the difference between giving grace and giving in? Paul David Tripp, Tim Kimmel, Ron Deal, and Caleb Kaltenbach explain what grace is: in parenting, marriage, or relationships with a watching world.

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25 Years Of Radio The Essence Of Manhood 2

The Charge Toward Manhood

Knowing what to do and doing what you know are two different things. Rick Phillips, Dennis Rainey, Dan Allender, Tim Kimmel, and Robert Lewis each give a charge to see and pursue God’s best as a godly man.

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Grace Filled Marriage 3

Grace in the Bedroom

Tim and Darcy Kimmel explain that in a grace-filled marriage, you have to put the other person’s interests first and be available.

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Grace Filled Marriage 2

Our Mate’s Three Driving Needs

Tim and Darcy Kimmel define love as “the commitment of my will to your needs and best interest, regardless of the cost,” and explore the three driving needs in marriage.

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Grace Filled Marriage 1

Loved by God to Love Your Spouse

Do you show your spouse grace? Tim and Darcy Kimmel know what it means to give and receive grace, and they share some grace moments from their own marriage.

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Grace Filled Marriage 1

Love by God to Love Your Spouse

Do you show your spouse grace? Tim and Darcy know what it means to give and receive grace, and share some grace moments from their own marriage.

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Young Children Day 2

Understanding a Strong-Willed Child

Do you appreciate the uniqueness of your child?

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Young Children Day 1

Appreciating Your Kids for Who They Are

Are your kids as different as night and day?

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Busyness And Stress Day 3

Finding Rest in God’s Boundaries

Jesus promised to give us rest.

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Busyness And Stress Day 3

Finding Rest in God’s Boundaries

Jesus promised to give us rest.

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