Mike Donehey Dad Edge Podcast

Mike Donehey – Lovingly Disagree and Flourish

Mike Donehey is a professional musician and podcast host of Chasing the Beauty. His professional career started with founding Christian music band Tenth Avenue North, and has lead up to the release of his new solo album, Flourish. In today’s episode Larry and Mike discuss how to navigate the heated moments in relationships.

Mike shares how he gets validation through his beliefs. He shares the importance of being able to give thanks for the good things that come our way and not be defensive or defeated when we find out how flawed we are. 

Mike also discusses how he commits to marriage with his wife. He explains that trust is essential in any relationship. It is important to trust the other person and to know they have your best interests at heart. This trust is also important when it comes to parenting. Mike and his wife have a system in place to ensure they trust each other with parenting duties. They also have regular date nights and pray together to stay connected.

Finally, Mike shares his thoughts on raising strong, young, and confident young women. It is important to be their for your kids, when they need you, and to call a spade a spade. This is a great reminder that our kids need our trust, love, and support. We should make ourselves available to them. It’s not enough to be present, we need to be open.

Enjoy, apply, and live legendary gentlemen!

Larry’s Takeaways

  • How we can disagree respectfully
  • How we can remain calm during a heated argument 
  • What it takes to elevate your marriage and raise 4 young daughters despite living a busy celebrity life

Connect with Mike Donehey



What You’ll Learn

00:04 Respectful disagreement leads to progress.

06:42 Respectful disagreement is key.

14:26 Laughter is key to success.

25:00 God wants us alive.

27:54 God is the ultimate validation.

38:30 Trustworthiness is key in relationships.

44:37 Stay monogamous and pray together.

50:33 Be a supportive side of the pool.

54:28 Focus on your kids’ interests.

59:37 Speak the truth in love.

1:06:20 Be kind and gentle.

1:12:12 Listen and understand first.

Leave an iTunes review.
Get a FREE book!

If you’re enjoying the show, leave us an itunes reviewIf your review is chosen as the iTunes Review-of-the Week, we’ll send you the free book of your choice!

What to do: send an email to support@thedadedge.com notifying us about your review, your mailing address, and your choice of a guest book from our Books Page!

Thanks for the support!


Follow The Dad Edge

Don’t settle for a mediocre life.

Join over 700 men becoming their best selves
in The Dad Edge Alliance.


What did you think of the show?

What was your biggest take away?

Tag us when you share on social media!


Twitter @gooddadprojct

Instagram @thedadedge

Similar Posts

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *