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Focus on the Family is a half-hour daily dose of encouragement and advice for the family with Jim Daly and John Fuller. Focus on the Family began airing in 1977. It is now carried daily on 2,000 radio outlets in the United States and has become one of today's most recognized Christian radio programs.
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Reducing Drama in Your Relationships (Part 1 of 2)

Sun, 11/18/2018 - 23:00

In a discussion based on their book Overwhelmed, Kathi Lipp and Cheri Gregory explain how you can find peace when dealing with people who are "crisis creators" or who overwhelm you with their personality. Our guests discuss setting healthy boundaries, practicing self-care, relying on God, and more. (Part 1 of 2)

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Calming Your Fears

Thu, 11/15/2018 - 23:00

In a discussion based on her book 30 Days to Taming Your Fears, Deborah Pegues offers hope to those who feel overwhelmed by anxiety, providing practical suggestions for overcoming it with God's help.

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Understanding Sexual Trends in the Dating Culture

Wed, 11/14/2018 - 23:00

Based on his extensive research, Dr. Mark Regnerus sheds light on the reasons behind the prevailing attitudes about sexual behavior, marriage and family in our culture, and how that behavior has specifically impacted men and women.

Finding Strength in the Midst of Disappointment (Part 2 of 2)

Tue, 11/13/2018 - 23:00

Lysa TerKeurst offers hope and encouragement to listeners struggling with life's hardships in a discussion based on her new book, It's Not Supposed to be This Way: Finding Unexpected Strength When Disappointments Leave You Shattered. (Part 2 of 2)

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Finding Strength in the Midst of Disappointment (Part 1 of 2)

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 23:00

Lysa TerKeurst offers hope and encouragement to listeners struggling with life's hardships in a discussion based on her new book, It's Not Supposed to be This Way: Finding Unexpected Strength When Disappointments Leave You Shattered. (Part 1 of 2)

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Enjoying Marriage at Any Age

Sun, 11/11/2018 - 23:00

Pastor Ted Cunningham outlines the benefits of marriage, and encourages young adults to consider marrying sooner rather than later. He offers great advice for couples of all ages to help keep the joy in your relationship.
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Keeping Love Alive During Deployment (Part 2 of 2)

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 23:00

Authors Gary Chapman and Jocelyn Green offer advice and encouragement to couples whose marriage faces the strains of long-term separation due to military deployment. (Part 2 of 2)
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Keeping Love Alive During Deployment (Part 1 of 2)

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 23:00
Authors Gary Chapman and Jocelyn Green offer advice and encouragement to couples whose marriage faces the strains of long-term separation due to military deployment. (Part 1 of 2) Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/keeping-love-alive-during-deployment-pt1

Offering Hope to Families Experiencing Drug Addiction (Part 2 of 2)

Tue, 11/06/2018 - 23:00
Mac Owen and his wife, Mary, discuss their turbulent past marked by his hard core drug addiction, and how they came to experience God's grace and healing, which has not only restored their lives but has led to a recovery ministry for addicts and their family members. (Part 2 of 2) Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/offering-hope-to-families-experiencing-drug-addiction-pt2

Offering Hope to Families Experiencing Drug Addiction (Part 1 of 2)

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 23:00
Mac Owen and his wife, Mary, discuss their turbulent past marked by his hard core drug addiction, and how they came to experience God's grace and healing, which has not only restored their lives but has led to a recovery ministry for addicts and their family members. (Part 1 of 2) Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/offering-hope-to-families-experiencing-drug-addiction-pt1

Adoption: Making a Difference in the Life of a Child

Sun, 11/04/2018 - 23:00
Mike and Kristin Berry tell their inspiring story of adopting eight children and encourage listeners to consider how they might make a positive difference in the life of an orphan or an adoptive family. Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/adoption-making-a-difference-in-the-life-of-a-child

Combating Bullies in Your Child's Life (Part 2 of 2)

Thu, 11/01/2018 - 23:00
Jonathan McKee reflects on the bullying he endured as a child and the valuable lessons he's learned from his experiences in a discussion based on his book The Bullying Breakthrough: Real Help for Parents and Teachers of the Bullied, Bystanders, and Bullies. (Part 2 of 2) Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/combating-bullies-in-your-childs-life-pt2

Combating Bullies in Your Child's Life (Part 1 of 2)

Wed, 10/31/2018 - 23:00
Jonathan McKee reflects on the bullying he endured as a child and the valuable lessons he's learned from his experiences in a discussion based on his book The Bullying Breakthrough: Real Help for Parents and Teachers of the Bullied, Bystanders, and Bullies. (Part 1 of 2) Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/combating-bullies-in-your-childs-life-pt1

Loving the Story of Your Marriage (Part 2 of 2)

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 23:00
Co-founders of Grace Marriage, Brad Rhoads and his wife, Marilyn, offer insight to couples as they describe how they've learned to love and serve each other well. Our guests discuss the importance of modeling a good marriage to our culture, and the work of their ministry, which assists local churches in strengthening marriages. (Part 2 of 2)

Loving the Story of Your Marriage (Part 1 of 2)

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 23:00
Co-founders of Grace Marriage, Brad Rhoads and his wife, Marilyn, offer insight to couples as they describe how they've learned to love and serve each other well. Our guests discuss the importance of modeling a good marriage to our culture, and the work of their ministry, which assists local churches in strengthening marriages. (Part 1 of 2)

Developing a Love of Prayer in Your Kids

Sun, 10/28/2018 - 23:00
Dr. David Ireland offers parents practical advice for fostering their kids' spiritual development in a discussion based on his book Raising a Child Who Prays: Teaching Your Family the Power of Prayer.

Finding Hope Again (Part 2 of 2)

Thu, 10/25/2018 - 23:00
Kay Warren explains how childhood trauma and/or mental illness can make people susceptible to depression and even suicidal thoughts, and encourages us to focus on what Jesus accomplished on the cross, to seek comfort in Him, and to stand strong until we see Him. (Part 2 of 2)

Finding Hope Again (Part 1 of 2)

Wed, 10/24/2018 - 23:00
Kay Warren explains how childhood trauma and/or mental illness can make people susceptible to depression and even suicidal thoughts, and encourages us to focus on what Jesus accomplished on the cross, to seek comfort in Him, and to stand strong until we see Him. (Part 1 of 2)

Understanding How Your Teen Thinks (Part 2 of 2)

Tue, 10/23/2018 - 23:00
In a discussion based on their book Your Teenager is Not Crazy, Jeramy and Jerusha Clark offer parents helpful insights on how their teen's behavior is being shaped by their changing brain chemistry. (Part 2 of 2)

Understanding How Your Teen Thinks (Part 1 of 2)

Mon, 10/22/2018 - 23:00
In a discussion based on their book Your Teenager is Not Crazy, Jeramy and Jerusha Clark offer parents helpful insights on how their teen's behavior is being shaped by their changing brain chemistry. (Part 1 of 2)

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