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Focus On The Family

Insights and interviews for families in motion!

Insights and interviews for families in motion!
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Springfield, MO

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Insights and interviews for families in motion!

Language:

English

Contact:

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


Episodes

Preparing Teens to Bring Peace to Their Chaotic World, and Walking Through Life's Valleys

11/9/2019
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In Part 1 of this weekend's program, Bible teacher Ray Vander Laan helps parents prepare their teens to bring God's shalom (peace) to a chaotic world by being imitators of Christ and sharing God's love. In Part 2, Focus on the Family President Jim Daly describes how God carried him through the valleys of his turbulent childhood, healing his heart and strengthening his faith.

Duration:00:54:59

God Used Our Friends and Family to Save Our Marriage

11/2/2019
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This weekend, recording artist Tiffany Lee, popularly known as "Plumb," and her husband, Jeremy, offer hope for troubled couples as they describe how their own marriage was saved from the brink of divorce with the help of God's grace and a loving community of Christian friends.

Duration:00:54:59

God Used Our Friends and Family to Save Our Marriage

11/2/2019
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This weekend, recording artist Tiffany Lee, popularly known as "Plumb," and her husband, Jeremy, offer hope for troubled couples as they describe how their own marriage was saved from the brink of divorce with the help of God's grace and a loving community of Christian friends.

Duration:00:54:59

Rethinking Your Parenting Strategies

10/26/2019
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This weekend, psychologist Michael Anderson and Dr. Timothy Johanson explain how many parents waste time and energy on parenting strategies that don't work, and offer practical suggestions for more effectively disciplining children and raising them to become well-adjusted adults.

Duration:00:54:59

Flourishing in Your Marriage

10/19/2019
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Todd Ehman and his wife, Karen, share valuable lessons they've learned from working through their relational challenges during their 30+ year marriage, lessons that helped inspire Karen to write her book, Keep Showing Up: How to Stay Crazy in Love When Your Love Drives You Crazy.

Duration:00:54:59

Preparing Your Kids for the Teen Years

10/12/2019
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This weekend, Focus on the Family Vice President of Parenting and Youth Danny Huerta and popular author Jessie Minassian offer parents practical advice for teaching their kids about sex, puberty, and the many changes they'll experience during their teen years.

Duration:00:54:59

Examining Your Part in a Difficult Marriage

10/5/2019
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This weekend, former Major League Baseball player Darryl Strawberry and his wife, Tracy, talk candidly about the past troubles they experienced in their personal lives and in their marriage, and offer hope to struggling couples as they describe how God brought them restoration and redemption.

Duration:00:54:59

What We Believe

9/28/2019
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This weekend, gifted author Frank Peretti brings the foundational truths of Scripture to life, illustrating how the Christian worldview stands apart in a world of moral confusion.

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Can We Talk? Communication Advice for Husbands and Wives

9/14/2019
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This weekend, psychologist Dr. David Clarke offers couples practical advice for breaking down common communication barriers in a discussion based on his book Men are Clams, Women are Crowbars: Understand Your Differences and Make Them Work.

Duration:00:54:59

Radically Rediscovering Salvation

9/7/2019
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This weekend, Pastor John Ortberg offers fresh insight on what it means to live an abundant life as a disciple of Jesus Christ in a discussion based on his book Eternity is Now in Session: A Radical Rediscovery of What Jesus Really Taught About Salvation, Eternity, and Getting to the Good Place.

Duration:00:54:59

Following God's Pace Instead of Your Own, and Avoiding a Midlife Crisis

8/31/2019
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In Part 1 of this weekend's program, Terry Looper, a corporate CEO in the energy industry, tells how he was once a highly-driven entrepreneur who valued success and money over his family and health. He describes what it took for him to change his priorities and give his life to God, and he shares his four-step strategy for seeking God's will before making any decision. In Part 2, radio host and counselor Stephen Arterburn offers encouragement and advice to men on how they can avoid the...

Duration:00:54:59

Discovering the Best Ways to Educate Your Child

8/24/2019
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This weekend, author Carol Barnier offers practical suggestions for how parents can help their children learn and succeed in school.

Duration:00:54:59

Redeeming a Marriage and Childhood Wounds, and Confronting Others With Grace

8/17/2019
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In Part 1 of this weekend's program, award-winning Christian music artist Russ Taff and his wife, Tori, discuss the impact on their marriage of trauma he experienced during his childhood, and how God has brought healing to his heart and their relationship. In Part 2, Deborah Smith Pegues offers helpful strategies for ending disputes and restoring relational unity in a discussion based on her book Confronting Without Offending: Positive and Practical Steps to Resolving Conflict.

Duration:00:55:06

Cultivating a Healthy Life as a Single

8/10/2019
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This weekend, Dr. Tony Evans and Lisa Anderson describe how single adults can live full and complete lives.

Duration:00:54:59

Rising to the Challenge of Parenting

8/3/2019
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This weekend, Dr. David Clarke offers parents proven, time-tested strategies for raising children to become healthy, well-adjusted adults in a discussion based on his intriguingly titled book Parenting is Hard and Then You Die: A Fun But Honest Look at Raising Kids of All Ages Right.

Duration:00:54:59

Understanding Your Triggers for More Peaceful Parenting

7/27/2019
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In a follow-up to our highly popular program "Understanding How to Manage Anger in Motherhood," Amber Lia and Wendy Speake return to offer more practical advice found in their book Triggers: Exchanging Parents' Angry Reactions for Gentle Biblical Responses.

Duration:00:54:59

Responding Well in Marital Conflict

7/20/2019
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This weekend, author and counselor Leslie Vernick discusses how to respond wisely and biblically when wronged by your spouse.

Duration:00:54:59

Fun Ways to Instill Virtues in Your Children

7/13/2019
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This weekend, blogger and speaker Courtney DeFeo offers practical suggestions and fun ideas on how parents can make biblically-based values, love and laughter a part of everyday life in the home.

Raising Boys to be Godly Young Men

7/6/2019
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This weekend, Dr. Meg Meeker offers moms with boys encouragement and advice in a discussion based on her book Strong Mothers, Strong Sons: Lessons Mothers Need to Raise Extraordinary Men. She explains how a mom can bolster her son's confidence, navigate conflict as he matures, and avoid becoming overprotective and finding her identity in her children.

Duration:00:54:59

Grasping the Power of Forgiveness

6/29/2019
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This weekend, Al and Lisa Robertson reflect on the pain they've experienced in their lives and in their marriage, and describe how they've found emotional and relational healing through God's grace and the power of forgiveness.

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