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Focus on the Family Broadcast

Focus On The Family

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.

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.

Location:

Colorado Springs, CO

Description:

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.

Language:

English

Contact:

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


Episodes

Being Seen by God

6/5/2020
Dr. Francis Collins, Director of the National Institutes of Health, gives an update on the coronavirus pandemic. Then, offering encouragement found in her book Unseen: The Gift of Being Hidden in a World That Loves to be Noticed, Sara Hagerty describes how we can experience God in ordinary, everday moments, and how we can find our identity in Him apart from what we do. Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here:...

Duration:00:28:41

A Christian Response to Racial Tension

6/4/2020
Senator Tim Scott and Pastor Al Pittman offer their insights regarding the heightening of racial tension in the United States and the havoc it's currently wreaking. Our guests also offer guidance on how Christians can respond to this situation with God's love and grace. Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/a-christian-response-to-racial-tension Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit...

Duration:00:29:15

Overcoming Summer Boredom With Kid Smarts

6/3/2020
Dr. Kathy Koch explains how parents identifying and cultivating their children's unique 'smarts' can become a means to beating summer boredom, and offers practical, creative ideas for challenging kids' imaginations. Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/overcoming-summer-boredom-with-kid-smarts Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey to take a brief...

Duration:00:28:44

Controlling Anger So It Doesn't Control You (Part 2 of 2)

6/2/2020
In a discussion based on his book Anger: Taming a Powerful Emotion, Gary Chapman offers practical advice for dealing with anger in a healthy manner and embracing the power of forgiveness. (Part 2 of 2) Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/controlling-anger-so-it-doesnt-control-you-pt2 Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey to take a brief survey...

Duration:00:27:13

Controlling Anger So It Doesn't Control You (Part 1 of 2)

6/1/2020
In a discussion based on his book Anger: Taming a Powerful Emotion, Gary Chapman offers practical advice for dealing with anger in a healthy manner and embracing the power of forgiveness. (Part 1 of 2) Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/controlling-anger-so-it-doesnt-control-you-pt1 Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey to take a brief survey...

Duration:00:25:57

The Complicated, Beautiful Life of a Foster Mom

5/29/2020
Jessie Gallaher describes the challenges and joys she experienced in adopting five siblings from foster care, and how she has grown in her faith and in her passion for supporting children in foster care. Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/the-complicated-beautiful-life-of-a-foster-mom Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey to take a brief survey...

Duration:00:28:12

Modeling Generosity for Your Children

5/28/2020
Based on their book Everyday Generosity, Brad Formsma and his son Drew offer encouragement and practical guidance for helping your family develop generosity – not just with money, but with time, influence, attention, and words. Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/modeling-generosity-for-your-children Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey to take...

Duration:00:27:23

Taking Positive Steps in Your Marriage

5/27/2020
For couples experiencing stress in their marriage because of the Coronavirus pandemic, Dr. David Clarke outlines some practical steps they can take to relieve that stress, strengthen their relationship, and build intimacy. Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/taking-positive-steps-in-your-marriage Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey to take a...

Duration:00:28:14

Creating Summer Memories With Your Kids

5/26/2020
As many summer activities – from swim lessons to summer camps – may be delayed or canceled because of the Coronavirus pandemic, moms may feel overwhelmed and intimidated at the thought of coming up with fun and meaningful things for their kids to do. On this broadcast, Krystle Porter and Tara Davis offer moms encouragement and practical ideas for addressing the challenges of family time and creating at-home activities for kids. Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here:...

Duration:00:27:43

Honoring the Sacrifice for Freedom

5/25/2020
In commemoration of Memorial Day, Vietnam veteran Dave Roever and Focus on the Family listeners share touching stories about soldiers they know who sacrificed their life in defense of the freedoms we enjoy in our nation. Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/honoring-the-sacrifice-for-freedom Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey to take a brief...

Duration:00:27:40

Ideas for Simple and Budget-Friendly Meals at Home

5/22/2020
Mary Beth Lagerborg and Mimi Wilson, co-authors of the best-selling book Once-a-Month Cooking, discuss the resurgence of making meals at home that's been brought about by the Coronavirus pandemic. They encourage listeners to make the most of this opportunity to make mealtime more meaningful for their family, offering many practical suggestions for doing so. Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here:...

Duration:00:28:18

Living in View of Eternity (Part 2 of 2)

5/21/2020
Best-selling author Randy Alcorn discusses the stereotypes surrounding Heaven and emphasizes the importance of developing a biblically-inspired imagination and identity regarding eternal life. (Part 2 of 2) Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/living-in-view-of-eternity-pt2 Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey to take a brief survey (less than 5...

Duration:00:27:59

Living in View of Eternity (Part 1 of 2)

5/20/2020
Best-selling author Randy Alcorn discusses the stereotypes surrounding Heaven and emphasizes the importance of developing a biblically-inspired imagination and identity regarding eternal life. (Part 1 of 2) Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/living-in-view-of-eternity-pt1 Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey to take a brief survey (less than 5...

Duration:00:28:18

Better Than Before: Re-Prioritizing Your Post-Quarantine Life

5/19/2020
As pandemic restrictions ease and we look to resume something of a 'normal' life, it'd be easy to forget the good, simple values we rediscovered while quarantined at home. On this broadcast, author Alexandra Kuykendall encourages us to move forward with purpose and intentionality so that we can continue nurturing those values and avoid allowing busyness to consume our families again. Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here:...

Duration:00:27:44

Kids: You Gotta Love 'Em!

5/18/2020
Comedian Kenn Kington celebrates funny family moments as he shares memorable experiences he's had with his wife and children. Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/kids-you-gotta-love-em 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:00:28:02

Managing Money Well During a Crisis

5/15/2020
The Coronavirus pandemic has had a hard-hitting impact on millions of Americans and their family budgets. On this broadcast, finance expert Michelle Singletary offers practical advice for the wise management of money during this crisis and encourages listeners to trust in God for His provision. Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/managing-money-well-during-a-crisis Your feedback would be really helpful to us....

Duration:00:28:00

Setting Boundaries When Young Adults Return Home

5/14/2020
As a result of the Coronavirus, many adult children are moving back home with their parents, creating a new set of challenges. On this broadcast, Dr. John Townsend helps families navigate expectations and responsibilities to set healthy boundaries and show mutual respect. Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/setting-boundaries-when-young-adults-return-home Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please...

Duration:00:27:35

Reasons to Believe in Jesus (Part 2 of 2)

5/13/2020
The Rev. Canon J.John highlights a few of the reasons Christianity is appealing - its historical accuracy, the opportunity to be forgiven and the fact that the Christian faith really works. (Part 2 of 2) Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/reasons-to-believe-in-jesus-pt2 Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey to take a brief survey (less than...

Duration:00:25:26

Reasons to Believe in Jesus (Part 1 of 2)

5/12/2020
The Rev. Canon J.John highlights a few of the reasons Christianity is appealing - its historical accuracy, the opportunity to be forgiven and the fact that the Christian faith really works. (Part 1 of 2) Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/reasons-to-believe-in-jesus-pt1 Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey to take a brief survey (less than 5...

Duration:00:28:04

Calming Your Fears

5/11/2020
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo gives an update on his work internationally during the coronavirus pandemic. Then, 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. Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/calming-your-fears Your feedback would be really helpful to...

Duration:00:28:17