The Culture-Wise Family

Co-authored by Dr. Baehr and the legendary entertainer Pat Boone, Culture-Wise Family is the definitive guide on how to raise a family that is bombarded by questionable content from screens of all sizes.



“The Culture-Wise Family is the clear, concise, comprehensive guide to becoming more than overcomers in the midst of an increasingly toxic culture.”

- Janet Parshall, host of In the Market with Janet Parshall

“One of God’s special gifts to Christian families has been Dr. Ted Baehr, who has shared wise and helpful counsel through Movieguide®. Now Ted has teamed with Pat Boone to share a book that will help us understand the present media culture and how we can both survive and thrive as Christians who share the light of Christ into the darkness of our culture.”

- Paul Cedar, Chair/Emeritus, Mission America

The Culture-Wise Family is a guide which equips you to make wise media choices, for both yourself and for your loved ones. Drawing from each of the author’s experiences, combined with insightful research and expert interviews, this book will be your manual on how to navigate our media rich world.

Part I
The Influence of the Culture and the Mass Media of Entertainment

Part II
The Susceptibility of Children at Each Stage of Development

Part III
The Medium and the Message

Part IV
Values, Principles and Worldviews

Part V
How to Develop Discernment

Part VI
Understanding the Answers

“My heart is with parents desperate for information and wisdom on how to stand against the media storms that rage against our children. This book can equip you to be the first line of defense for your family.”

- Author, Dr. Ted Baehr