Focus on the Family Broadcast
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.
Does Living Together Help or Hurt?
Pastor David Gudgel explains how parents can influence their teen and young adult children to avoid the risks of cohabitation and instead choose God's design for marriage in a discussion based on his book "Before You Live Together: Will Living Together Bring You Closer or Drive You Apart?" Get Dr. Gudgel's book "Before You Live Together" for your donation of any amount: https://donate.focusonthefamily.com/don-daily-broadcast-product-2021-04-16?refcd=1080406 Get more episode resources: https://www.focusonthefamily.com/episodes/broadcast/does-living-together-help-or-hurt/#featured-resource-cta If you've listened to any of our podcasts, please give us your feedback: https://focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey/
Apr 16
27 min
Praying Scripture Over Your Child's Life (Part 2 of 2)
Jodie Berndt, best-selling author of the "Praying the Scriptures" book series, offers parents guidance for how they can more frequently and effectively pray for their children's faith, wisdom, self-discipline, character, life purpose, and more. (Part 2 of 2) Get Jodie's book "Praying the Scriptures for Your Children" for your donation of any amount: https://donate.focusonthefamily.com/don-daily-broadcast-product-2021-04-14?refcd=1080508 Get more episode resources: https://www.focusonthefamily.com/episodes/broadcast/praying-scripture-over-your-childs-life-part-2-of-2/#featured-resource-cta If you've listened to any of our podcasts, please give us your feedback: https://focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey/
Apr 15
26 min
Praying Scripture Over Your Child's Life (Part 1 of 2)
Jodie Berndt, best-selling author of the "Praying the Scriptures" book series, offers parents guidance for how they can more frequently and effectively pray for their children's faith, wisdom, self-discipline, character, life purpose, and more. (Part 1 of 2) Get Jodie's book "Praying the Scriptures for Your Children" for your donation of any amount: https://donate.focusonthefamily.com/don-daily-broadcast-product-2021-04-14?refcd=1080508 Get more episode resources: https://www.focusonthefamily.com/episodes/broadcast/praying-scripture-over-your-childs-life-part-1-of-2/#featured-resource-cta If you've listened to any of our podcasts, please give us your feedback: https://focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey/
Apr 14
27 min
Fighting for Joy as a Special Needs Parent
Describing how his world was turned upside down when his son was diagnosed with severe autism, Jason Hague talks about living with a broken heart and seemingly unanswered prayer, and shares lessons he's learned about the challenges and joys of parenting a child with special needs while relying on God for strength and hope. Get Jason Hague's book "Aching Joy" for your donation of any amount: https://donate.focusonthefamily.com/don-daily-broadcast-product-2021-04-13?refcd=1080605 Get more episode resources: https://www.focusonthefamily.com/episodes/broadcast/fighting-for-joy-as-a-special-needs-parent/#featured-resource-cta If you've listened to any of our podcasts, please give us your feedback: https://focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey/
Apr 13
27 min
Loving Your Spouse in the Midst of Parenthood
Patrick Schwenk and his wife, Ruth, offer help for maintaining a thriving marriage amidst the demands of parenthood in a discussion based on their book "For Better or For Kids: A Vow to Love Your Spouse With Kids in the House." (Previous air date: Oct. 27, 2017) Get the Schwenks' book "For Better or For Kids" for your donation of any amount: https://donate.focusonthefamily.com/don-daily-broadcast-product-2021-04-12?refcd=1081004 Get more episode resources: https://www.focusonthefamily.com/episodes/broadcast/loving-your-spouse-in-the-midst-of-parenthood/#featured-resource-cta If you've listened to any of our podcasts, please give us your feedback: https://focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey/
Apr 12
27 min
Ditching the Cranky Monster Mom
In a lighthearted but insightful conversation based on her book "The Cranky Mom Fix," Becky Kopitzke describes how frustrated moms can identify what triggers their anger, embrace forgiveness and grace, and offer kinder, gentler responses to their children for a more peaceful home. Get Becky's book for your donation of any amount: https://donate.focusonthefamily.com/don-daily-broadcast-product-2021-04-09?refcd=1076505 Get more episode resources: https://www.focusonthefamily.com/episodes/broadcast/ditching-the-cranky-monster-mom/#featured-resource-cta If you've listened to any of our podcasts, please give us your feedback: https://focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey/
Apr 9
27 min
Improving Your Marriage as a Blended Family Couple (Part 2 of 2)
Author and speaker Ron Deal offers couples in blended families advice on how they can assess the strengths of their marriage and improve on areas of weakness in light of the particular challenges they face in parenting stepchildren. (Part 2 of 2) (Original air date: Oct. 29, 2015) Get Ron Deal's book "The Smart Stepfamily Marriage" for your donation of any amount: https://donate.focusonthefamily.com/don-daily-broadcast-product-2021-04-07 Get more episode resources: https://www.focusonthefamily.com/episodes/broadcast/improving-your-marriage-as-a-blended-family-couple-part-2-of-2/#featured-resource-cta If you've listened to any of our podcasts, please give us your feedback: https://focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey/
Apr 8
27 min
Improving Your Marriage as a Blended Family Couple (Part 1 of 2)
Author and speaker Ron Deal offers couples in blended families advice on how they can assess the strengths of their marriage and improve on areas of weakness in light of the particular challenges they face in parenting stepchildren. (Part 1 of 2) (Original air date: Oct. 28, 2015) Get Ron Deal's book "The Smart Stepfamily Marriage" for your donation of any amount: https://donate.focusonthefamily.com/don-daily-broadcast-product-2021-04-07 Get more episode resources: https://www.focusonthefamily.com/episodes/broadcast/improving-your-marriage-as-a-blended-family-couple-part-1-of-2/#featured-resource-cta If you've listened to any of our podcasts, please give us your feedback: https://focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey/
Apr 7
27 min
Using Your Unique Personality to Share Your Faith (Part 2 of 2)
If you're a Christian who struggles with feelings of inadequacy when it comes to evangelism or guilt for not doing more to share your faith, listen in as Dr. Mike Bechtle offers encouragement, explaining why there's no prescribed method that's 'best,' and that God can use your unique personality to accomplish the same goal. (Part 2 of 2) Get Dr. Bechtle's book "Evangelism for the Rest of Us" for your donation of any amount: https://donate.focusonthefamily.com/don-daily-broadcast-product-2021-04-05 Get more episode resources: https://www.focusonthefamily.com/episodes/broadcast/using-your-unique-personality-to-share-your-faith-part-2-of-2/#featured-resource-cta If you've listened to any of our podcasts, please give us your feedback: https://focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey/
Apr 6
27 min
Using Your Unique Personality to Share Your Faith (Part 1 of 2)
If you're a Christian who struggles with feelings of inadequacy when it comes to evangelism or guilt for not doing more to share your faith, listen in as Dr. Mike Bechtle offers encouragement, explaining why there's no prescribed method that's 'best,' and that God can use your unique personality to accomplish the same goal. (Part 1 of 2) Get Dr. Bechtle's book "Evangelism for the Rest of Us" for your donation of any amount: https://donate.focusonthefamily.com/don-daily-broadcast-product-2021-04-05 Get more episode resources: https://www.focusonthefamily.com/episodes/broadcast/using-your-unique-personality-to-share-your-faith-part-1-of-2/#featured-resource-cta If you've listened to any of our podcasts, please give us your feedback: https://focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey/
Apr 5
27 min
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