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Focus On The Family

Daily encouragement to help families thrive

Daily encouragement to help families thrive
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Colorado Springs, CO

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Daily encouragement to help families thrive

Language:

English

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Focus on the Family Colorado Springs, CO 80995 1-800-232-6459


Episodes

Helping Your Daughter Become a Confident Woman (Part 2 of 2)

12/6/2019
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In a discussion based on her book Strong Fathers, Strong Daughters, Dr. Meg Meeker describes the heroic impact a father can have on his daughter as he helps protect her from the negative influences of our culture. She encourages the listening dad to model the kind of honorable character traits that he'd like to see his daughter be attracted to in a future husband. (Part 2 of 2) Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here:...

Duration:00:28:20

Helping Your Daughter Become a Confident Woman (Part 1 of 2)

12/5/2019
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In a discussion based on her book Strong Fathers, Strong Daughters, Dr. Meg Meeker describes the heroic impact a father can have on his daughter as he helps protect her from the negative influences of our culture. She encourages the listening dad to model the kind of honorable character traits that he'd like to see his daughter be attracted to in a future husband. (Part 1 of 2) Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here:...

Duration:00:27:31

Growing Your Marriage in Times of Stress (Part 2 of 2)

12/4/2019
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Counselors Milan and Kay Yerkovich discuss common responses to stress and how they can lead to unhealthy attachment styles. Our guests offer couples insight for cultivating healthy ways of dealing with stress as a means of strengthening their marriage. (Part 2 of 2) Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/growing-your-marriage-in-times-of-stress-pt2 Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit...

Duration:00:27:25

Growing Your Marriage in Times of Stress (Part 1 of 2)

12/3/2019
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Counselors Milan and Kay Yerkovich discuss common responses to stress and how they can lead to unhealthy attachment styles. Our guests offer couples insight for cultivating healthy ways of dealing with stress as a means of strengthening their marriage. (Part 1 of 2) Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/growing-your-marriage-in-times-of-stress-pt1 Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit...

Duration:00:27:49

Seeing the Value of Every Person

12/2/2019
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Emily Colson encourages us to put our sanctity of human life beliefs into practice by extending grace and love to people with disabilities, inviting them into our lives and especially, into our places of worship. Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/seeing-the-value-of-every-person Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey to take a brief survey...

Duration:00:27:06

How Advent Changed My Perspective on Christmas

11/29/2019
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Author Asheritah Ciuciu encourages listeners to study and embrace the four themes of Advent – hope, preparation, joy, and love – as a way of redeeming the Christmas season from the culture and making it Christ-focused. She also offers practical and fun suggestions to help families experience a meaningful Christmas. Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/how-advent-changed-my-perspective-on-christmas Your feedback...

Duration:00:28:05

The Heroic Heart of the Pilgrims

11/28/2019
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Historian Rod Gragg shares the heroic story of the Pilgrims' journey from England to the New World as they fled religious persecution and faced harsh conditions that led to disease and death. Our guest also recounts how the Plymouth Colony survived with the help of Native Americans and how the Mayflower Compact played a role in the foundation of American government. Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here:...

Duration:00:27:37

The Year My Family (Sort of) Didn't Complain

11/27/2019
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Best-selling author Tricia Goyer discusses the challenge she issued her family to go a full year without any kind of negative talk, highlighting the valuable lessons they learned and suggesting practical ways you can cultivate a more grateful attitude. Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/the-year-my-family-sort-of-didnt-complain Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit...

Duration:00:28:02

The Beautiful Struggle to Forgive

11/26/2019
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Sports broadcaster Jason Romano candidly discusses his past struggles to forgive his alcoholic father for the pain he caused Jason as a child. Our guest describes how God comforted him, transformed his heart, and enabled him to fully forgive his dad. Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/the-beautiful-struggle-to-forgive Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit...

Duration:00:26:43

Are You a Good Listener?

11/25/2019
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Pastor Ted Cunningham shares one of his own personal challenges – becoming a better listener. He explains the obstacles we face when it comes to listening well, and offers ideas for overcoming those obstacles in order to hear what our friends and family are trying to tell us. Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/are-you-a-good-listener Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit...

Duration:00:27:28

Understanding the Two Different Sides of Love

11/22/2019
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In a discussion based on his book The Two Sides of Love, Dr. John Trent explains the differences between the "hard side" and the "soft side" of love and how they may manifest themselves in your marriage. He offers advice for how you and your spouse can strike a healthy balance between the two sides by developing qualities that you may be lacking. Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here:...

Duration:00:27:42

You Can Have a Healthy Family (Even if Yours Wasn't)

11/21/2019
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In a discussion based on her book Mending Broken Branches, Elizabeth Oates describes the negative impact that previous generations of your family can have on you, sharing about her own dysfunctional past that's marked by divorce, neglect, and addiction. She suggests practical ways you can reclaim your family tree to become the spouse and/or parent God wants you to be. Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here:...

Duration:00:27:59

Understanding Our Mission in the Culture

11/20/2019
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John Stonestreet, President of the Chuck Colson Center for Christian Worldview, encourages us to engage in the cultural discussion on issues like the value of human life and God's design for sexuality and marriage. He admonishes Christians to persevere in sharing their faith and defending religious liberty. Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/understanding-our-mission-in-the-culture Your feedback would be...

Duration:00:28:05

Guiding Your Child's Media Choices (Part 2 of 2)

11/19/2019
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In this very practical workshop, Jonathan McKee educates parents on apps like Instagram and Snapchat, provides insight into music lyrics and streaming services, and encourages parents to be more involved in the media choices their children make. (Part 2 of 2) Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/guiding-your-childs-media-choices-pt2 Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit...

Duration:00:27:30

Guiding Your Child's Media Choices (Part 1 of 2)

11/18/2019
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In this very practical workshop, Jonathan McKee educates parents on apps like Instagram and Snapchat, provides insight into music lyrics and streaming services, and encourages parents to be more involved in the media choices their children make. (Part 1 of 2) Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/guiding-your-childs-media-choices-pt1 Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit...

Duration:00:27:35

Overcoming Envy

11/15/2019
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Tilly Dillehay candidly shares how her past struggles with envy had a detrimental effect on her family relationships, and describes how God's grace transformed her heart. She offers practical suggestions for overcoming envy in a discussion based on her book, Seeing Green: Don't Let Envy Color Your Joy. Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/overcoming-envy Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit...

Duration:00:28:10

Saving Your Marriage With Love and Respect (Part 2 of 2)

11/14/2019
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Speaker Lisa Shea describes how Dr. Emerson Eggerichs' "Love and Respect" principles and God's grace helped save her marriage, and how she learned to be a godly wife. (Part 2 of 2) Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/saving-your-marriage-with-love-and-respect-pt2 Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey to take a brief survey (less than 5 minutes)....

Duration:00:27:25

Saving Your Marriage With Love and Respect (Part 1 of 2)

11/13/2019
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Speaker Lisa Shea describes how Dr. Emerson Eggerichs' "Love and Respect" principles and God's grace helped save her marriage, and how she learned to be a godly wife. (Part 1 of 2) Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/saving-your-marriage-with-love-and-respect-pt1 Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey to take a brief survey (less than 5 minutes)....

Duration:00:28:14

Getting Organized for Christmas

11/12/2019
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Author Kathi Lipp offers practical suggestions for planning your family's Christmas celebration so that it can be budget-friendly, stress-free and Christ-centered. Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/getting-organized-for-christmas Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey to take a brief survey (less than 5 minutes). Thank you!

Duration:00:28:30

Healing the Wounds of War

11/11/2019
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Speaker Dave Roever talks about the severe, life-threatening injury he suffered as a U.S. soldier fighting in the Vietnam War and offers hope and encouragement to those struggling with life's trials as he highlights the Bible's promise that "in all things, God works for the good of those who love Him." (Romans 8:28) Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/healing-the-wounds-of-war Your feedback would be really...

Duration:00:28:29