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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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Demonstrating Christ's Love in an Angry World

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 23:00
In a discussion based on his book Christians in the Age of Outrage, Ed Stetzer discusses the importance of Christ-followers engaging others in a loving, kind and respectful manner, especially when there's sharp disagreement on divisive cultural issues.

Evangelism: It's Easier Than You Think

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 23:00
Christian apologist and best-selling author Lee Strobel shares compelling and humorous personal stories illustrating how influencing others for Christ can be an exciting and rewarding adventure.

Finding Hope and Healing After Losing a Child

Sun, 10/14/2018 - 23:00
Counselor and author Pam Vredevelt discusses the grief she and her husband experienced after losing two children, and she offers encouragement and advice for managing hurt, letting go of the past, and trusting God through tragedy. She also offers insight for talking appropriately to grieving people.

God's Amazing, Unconditional Love (Part 2 of 2)

Thu, 10/11/2018 - 23:00
Writer and speaker Kelly Stigliano shares her inspiring account of experiencing God's grace and healing following a turbulent past marked by drugs, promiscuity and physical abuse. (Part 2 of 2)

God's Amazing, Unconditional Love (Part 1 of 2)

Wed, 10/10/2018 - 23:00
Writer and speaker Kelly Stigliano shares her inspiring account of experiencing God's grace and healing following a turbulent past marked by drugs, promiscuity and physical abuse. (Part 1 of 2)

Tackling Midlife Transitions in Marriage (Part 2)

Tue, 10/09/2018 - 23:00
Relationship counselors Bill Farrel and his wife, Pam, describe how couples can keep their marriage strong while facing the challenges that often accompany midlife changes. (Part 2 of 2)

Tackling Midlife Transitions in Marriage (Part 1 of 2)

Mon, 10/08/2018 - 23:00
Relationship counselors Bill Farrel and his wife, Pam, describe how couples can keep their marriage strong while facing the challenges that often accompany midlife changes. (Part 1 of 2)

Raising Daughters in God's Wisdom

Sun, 10/07/2018 - 23:00
Jonathan and Wynter Pitts describe how parents can strengthen their relationship with their daughters – as well as their daughters' faith – in a discussion based on the Pitts' book She is Yours: Trusting God as You Raise the Girl He Gave You.

How to Positively Influence Your Husband (Part 2 of 2)

Thu, 10/04/2018 - 23:00
In a discussion based on his book Loving Him Well, Gary Thomas offers wives practical advice for influencing their husband when he seems unwilling to change. (Part 2 of 2) Podcast listeners, access today's episode resources here: https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/how-to-positively-influence-your-husband-pt2

How to Positively Influence Your Husband (Part 1 of 2)

Wed, 10/03/2018 - 23:00
In a discussion based on his book Loving Him Well, Gary Thomas offers wives practical advice for influencing their husband when he seems unwilling to change. (Part 1 of 2) Podcast listeners, access today's episode resources here: https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/how-to-positively-influence-your-husband-pt1

Saying the Right Thing When Your Child Misbehaves (Part 2 of 2)

Tue, 10/02/2018 - 23:00
Amber Lia and Wendy Speake offer parents practical suggestions for responding with patience and wisdom to their children's misbehavior.  The discussion is based on our guests' recent book, Parenting Scripts: When What You're Saying Isn't Working, Say Something New. (Part 2 of 2)

Saying the Right Thing When Your Child Misbehaves (Part 1 of 2)

Mon, 10/01/2018 - 23:00
Amber Lia and Wendy Speake offer parents practical suggestions for responding with patience and wisdom to their children's misbehavior.  The discussion is based on our guests' recent book, Parenting Scripts: When What You're Saying Isn't Working, Say Something New. (Part 1 of 2)

Hope and Renewal for Our Pastors

Sun, 09/30/2018 - 23:00
Pastoral couples face unique challenges that many of us don't realize or understand. Today, a panel of guests, made up of two former pastoral couples, helps identify those challenges, and describes the restorative work they do through Focus on the Family Canada’s Kerith Retreat Centers.

Protecting Your Child's Faith in Public School (Part 2 of 2)

Thu, 09/27/2018 - 23:00
In a discussion based on their book Navigating Public Schools, Stephen Williams and his wife, Sarah, offer parents practical advice for helping their children stand strong for their Christian beliefs in public school. The couple addresses topics like knowing your religious rights, speaking the truth with love, preparing kids for classes that promote a secular worldview, and more. (Part 2 of 2)

Protecting Your Child's Faith in Public School (Part 1 of 2)

Wed, 09/26/2018 - 23:00
In a discussion based on their book Navigating Public Schools, Stephen Williams and his wife, Sarah, offer parents practical advice for helping their children stand strong for their Christian beliefs in public school. The couple addresses topics like knowing your religious rights, speaking the truth with love, preparing kids for classes that promote a secular worldview, and more. (Part 1 of 2)

Finding the Secrets to Financial and Romantic Success in Marriage (Part 2 of 2)

Tue, 09/25/2018 - 23:00
Brian and Cherie Lowe describe how the handling of finances impacts marital intimacy, and offer helpful insights on achieving success in both areas in a discussion based on their book Your Money, Your Marriage: The Secrets to Smart Finance, Spicy Romance and Their Intimate Connection. (Part 2 of 2)

Finding the Secrets to Financial and Romantic Success in Marriage (Part 1 of 2)

Mon, 09/24/2018 - 23:00
Brian and Cherie Lowe describe how the handling of finances impacts marital intimacy, and offer helpful insights on achieving success in both areas in a discussion based on their book Your Money, Your Marriage: The Secrets to Smart Finance, Spicy Romance and Their Intimate Connection. (Part 1 of 2)

From Prodigal to Pastor

Sun, 09/23/2018 - 23:00
Raul Ries came home from the Vietnam War an angry, violent man who intended to kill his wife and children. As he planned his attack, he experienced a life-changing encounter with Jesus Christ. Today, Raul shares his dramatic testimony of how God has given him peace and freedom from the fury that had fueled him for so long.

Restoring Hope to Your Marriage

Thu, 09/20/2018 - 23:00
Ron and Opal Erickson discuss the marital struggles they experienced as the result of an affair, and describe how God repaired their marriage. They also talk about their music ministry and their efforts to help heal troubled marriages as a Hope Restored host couple.

Ending the Pursuit of the Perfect Life (Part 2 of 2)

Wed, 09/19/2018 - 23:00
Authors Kathi Lipp and Cheri Gregory encourage women to stop striving for perfectionism and to cling to the truth that God accepts them for who they are, not what they do. (Part 2 of 2)

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