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FamilyLife Today® is a weekday podcast featuring fun, engaging conversations that help families grow together with Jesus while pursuing the relationships that matter most.

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Little Rock, AR

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FamilyLife Today® is a weekday podcast featuring fun, engaging conversations that help families grow together with Jesus while pursuing the relationships that matter most.

Language:

English

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FAMILY LIFE TODAY Box 7111 Little Rock, AR 72223 1-800-358-6329


Episodes
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How to Overcome Shame: Esther Liu

5/24/2024
Shame: It's the voice in your head whispering that you're not good enough, that you'll never measure up. We can drag around this baggage of shame without even realizing it. Esther Liu chats about how to find healing and ways to overcome generational shame and cultural influences. Show Notes and Resources Connect with Esther Liu and catch more of her thoughts at Christian Counseling and Educational Foundation, and on Instagram @_estheryliu. ...and grab Esther Liu's book, Shame: Being Known and Loved in our shop. Intrigued by today's episode? Think deeper about Shame by listening to Missing Something? Double your gift this month when you give to FamilyLife! Find resources from this podcast at shop.familylife.com. See resources from our past podcasts. Find more content and resources on the FamilyLife's app! Help others find FamilyLife. Leave a review on Apple Podcast or Spotify. Check out all the FamilyLife's podcasts on the FamilyLife Podcast Network

Duration:00:38:47

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Sneak Peek: Season 4 of Married with Benefits

5/23/2024
*EXCLUSIVE SNEAK PEEK* Season 4 of "Married With Benefits": Is Marriage Past its Prime? Dr. Brad Wilcox on is marriage worth it? If you've never wondered yourself, you may have had someone ask you that question. In this special teaser episode to Season 4 of Married with Benefits, hosts Shaunti Feldhahn and Brian Goins are joined by Dr. Brad Wilcox, a renowned sociologist specializing in marriage and family research. Dr. Wilcox is a Professor of Sociology and Director of the National Marriage Project at the University of Virginia, as well as the Future of Freedom Fellow at the Institute for Family Studies. Join us for this conversation exploring why more and more people are doubting marriage's value and what the research actually says. You'll also learn data-backed practical advice for building a happy marriage and family -- for yourself or for a friend!

Duration:00:38:30

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Parenting–and the Shame of Falling Short: Esther Liu

5/23/2024
Could shame be shaping your parenting? Esther Liu shares how shame impacts relationships, parenting, and self-worth. From cultural influences to personal struggles, she explores real-life examples of how shame can affect our parenting styles. Ready to break free from this cycle? Show Notes and Resources Connect with Esther Liu and catch more of her thoughts at Christian Counseling and Educational Foundation, and on Instagram @_estheryliu. ...and grab Esther Liu's book, Shame: Being Known and Loved in our shop. Intrigued by today's episode? Think deeper about Shame by listening to Missing Something? Double your gift this month when you give to FamilyLife! Find resources from this podcast at shop.familylife.com. See resources from our past podcasts. Find more content and resources on the FamilyLife's app! Help others find FamilyLife. Leave a review on Apple Podcast or Spotify. Check out all the FamilyLife's podcasts on the FamilyLife Podcast Network

Duration:00:30:53

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Help Me Get Rid of Shame: Esther Liu

5/22/2024
Wrestling with shame? Maybe you're comparing yourself to others, feeling like you fall short--or even say, 'I can't forgive myself.' Perhaps you carry the weight of your past, hoping nobody unearths the mistakes or the pain you've endured. Esther Liu shares how to recognize signs of shame and heal from childhood shame. Show Notes and Resources Connect with Esther Liu and catch more of her thoughts at Christian Counseling and Educational Foundation, and on Instagram @_estheryliu. ...and grab Esther Liu's book, Shame: Being Known and Loved in our shop. Intrigued by today's episode? Think deeper about Shame by listening to Missing Something? Double your gift this month when you give to FamilyLife! Find resources from this podcast at shop.familylife.com. See resources from our past podcasts. Find more content and resources on the FamilyLife's app! Help others find FamilyLife. Leave a review on Apple Podcast or Spotify. Check out all the FamilyLife's podcasts on the FamilyLife Podcast Network

Duration:00:30:27

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Finding Quiet on God’s Journey for You: Jamie Grace

5/21/2024
Award-winning musician Jamie Grace has struggled with Tourette's, ADHD, and anxiety. Here's how she's leaning into God's journey for her—and found quiet. Show Notes and Resources Connect with Jamie Grace and catch more of her thoughts at jamiegrace.com ...and grab Jamie's book, Finding Quiet: My Journey to Peace in an Anxious World in our shop. Double your gift this month when you give to FamilyLife! Find resources from this podcast at shop.familylife.com. See resources from our past podcasts. Find more content and resources on the FamilyLife's app! Help others find FamilyLife. Leave a review on Apple Podcast or Spotify. Check out all the FamilyLife's podcasts on the FamilyLife Podcast Network

Duration:00:25:43

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Beauty and Trust: Dealing with Anxiety: Jamie Grace

5/20/2024
Award-winning musician, Jamie Grace knows the gritty realities of dealing with anxiety. Could God use your anxiety, like hers, to shape bedrock trust and beauty? Show Notes and Resources Connect with Jamie Grace and catch more of her thoughts at jamiegrace.com ...and grab Jamie's book, Finding Quiet: My Journey to Peace in an Anxious World in our shop. Double your gift this month when you give to FamilyLife! Find resources from this podcast at shop.familylife.com. See resources from our past podcasts. Find more content and resources on the FamilyLife's app! Help others find FamilyLife. Leave a review on Apple Podcast or Spotify. Check out all the FamilyLife's podcasts on the FamilyLife Podcast Network

Duration:00:29:18

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Can Past Trauma Mess up My Marriage? Mary DeMuth

5/17/2024
Could your past trauma be affecting your marriage? Maybe you glimpse it in your struggles to be open, lack of emotions, or low self-image. But what if instead of burying it, you could confront it to heal? Mary DeMuth shares survivor stories, offering hope for marriages to overcome past wounds. Show Notes and Resources Connect with Mary Demuth and catch more of their thoughts at marydemuth.com, and on Instagram, Facebook and X @marydemuth And grab Mary Demuth's book, Not Marked: Finding Hope and Healing After Sexual Abuse on her site. Intrigued by today's episode? Think deeper about Overcoming Abuse by listening to How God Turned my Mess into His Message. Want to hear more episodes by Mary DeMuth, listen here! Double your gift this month when you give to FamilyLife! Find resources from this podcast at shop.familylife.com. See resources from our past podcasts. Find more content and resources on the FamilyLife's app! Help others find FamilyLife. Leave a review on Apple Podcast or Spotify. Check out all the FamilyLife's podcasts on the FamilyLife Podcast Network

Duration:00:32:02

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Healing from Sexual Abuse: My Story: Mary Demuth

5/16/2024
Are you suffering the effects of abuse? Mary DeMuth has lived it. She opens up about her own past sexual abuse and her path to healing. From shame to joy, her journey shows lasting peace is possible after trauma. Show Notes and Resources Connect with Mary Demuth and catch more of their thoughts at marydemuth.com, and on Instagram, Facebook and X @marydemuth And grab Mary Demuth's book, Not Marked: Finding Hope and Healing After Sexual Abuse on her site. Intrigued by today's episode? Think deeper about Overcoming Abuse by listening to How God Turned my Mess into His Message. Want to hear more episodes by Mary DeMuth, listen here! Double your gift this month when you give to FamilyLife! Find resources from this podcast at shop.familylife.com. See resources from our past podcasts. Find more content and resources on the FamilyLife's app! Help others find FamilyLife. Leave a review on Apple Podcast or Spotify. Check out all the FamilyLife's podcasts on the FamilyLife Podcast Network

Duration:00:28:02

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Biblical Parenting in the Digital Age: Alistair Begg

5/15/2024
Quality family time overshadowed by phones and social media? Alistair Begg grapples with cultural pressures in your family--and how to champion biblical values instead. Show Notes and Resources Connect with Alistair Begg and catch more of his thoughts at truthforlife.org, and on Instagram @alistair_begg_truthforlife, Facebook and X. And grab Alistair Begg's book, A Christian Manifesto in our shop. Want to hear more episodes by Alistair Begg, listen here! Double your gift this month when you give to FamilyLife! Find resources from this podcast at shop.familylife.com. See resources from our past podcasts. Find more content and resources on the FamilyLife's app! Help others find FamilyLife. Leave a review on Apple Podcast or Spotify. Check out all the FamilyLife's podcasts on the FamilyLife Podcast Network

Duration:00:24:46

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Am I Judgmental? Alistair Begg

5/14/2024
Ever caught yourself judging someone based on their appearance, social media, or behavior? Asking, 'Why did they post that?' or 'What's with their outfit?' Alistair Begg goes deeper into the effects of snap judgments on our relationships--and how to love even those who rub us the wrong way. Show Notes and Resources Connect with Alistair Begg and catch more of his thoughts at truthforlife.org, and on Instagram @alistair_begg_truthforlife, Facebook and X. And grab Alistair Begg's book, A Christian Manifesto in our shop. Want to hear more episodes by Alistair Begg, listen here! Double your gift this month when you give to FamilyLife! Find resources from this podcast at shop.familylife.com. See resources from our past podcasts. Find more content and resources on the FamilyLife's app! Help others find FamilyLife. Leave a review on Apple Podcast or Spotify. Check out all the FamilyLife's podcasts on the FamilyLife Podcast Network

Duration:00:25:37

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Living on Purpose: Alistair Begg

5/13/2024
Curious about what it means to truly live out your faith in today's world? Alistair Begg chats about the Sermon on the Mount and how we can be living with purpose and meaning in our lives--and breaking free from unhealthy cultural norms. Show Notes and Resources Connect with Alistair Begg and catch more of his thoughts at truthforlife.org, and on Instagram @alistair_begg_truthforlife, Facebook and X. And grab Alistair Begg's book, A Christian Manifesto in our shop. Want to hear more episodes by Alistair Begg, listen here! Double your gift this month when you give to FamilyLife! Find resources from this podcast at shop.familylife.com. See resources from our past podcasts. Find more content and resources on the FamilyLife's app! Help others find FamilyLife. Leave a review on Apple Podcast or Spotify. Check out all the FamilyLife's podcasts on the FamilyLife Podcast Network

Duration:00:29:27

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Risen Motherhood: Parenting Kids with Disabilities: Emily Jensen & Laura Wifler

5/10/2024
Parenting children with disabilities demands extra care and attention, often leaving you feeling utterly drained. Emily Jensen and Laura Wifler, Co-Founders of the Risen Motherhood Podcast, understand this all too well. They're here to emphasize the vital role of community and guide you in finding comfort among challenges, while also celebrating the special gifts your children bring into your life. Show Notes and Resources Connect with Emily Jenson and Laura Wifler and catch more of their thoughts at emilyajensen.com and listen to their podcast, Risen Motherhood. Connect with them on Instagram and X @EmilyAJens And grab Emily Jenson and Laura Wifler's book, Risen Motherhood: Gospel Hope for Everyday Moments by Emily Jensen and Laura Wifler in our shop. Intrigued by today's episode? Think deeper about Motherhood by listening to Soul Care for Stressed Moms. Double your gift this month when you give to FamilyLife! Find resources from this podcast at shop.familylife.com. See resources from our past podcasts. Find more content and resources on the FamilyLife's app! Help others find FamilyLife. Leave a review on Apple Podcast or Spotify. Check out all the FamilyLife's podcasts on the FamilyLife Podcast Network

Duration:00:30:27

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Risen Motherhood: Prioritizing Marriage: Emily Jensen & Laura Wifler

5/9/2024
Parenting pulling you in a million directions? Between a crowded calendar, your inbox, and never-ending laundry, finding time for your spouse can feel like a daily challenge. Emily Jensen and Laura Wifler, Co-Founders of the Risen Motherhood Podcast, chat about the importance of believing in your spouse, showing compassion, and finding fun ways to stay connected. Show Notes and Resources Connect with Emily Jenson and Laura Wifler and catch more of their thoughts at emilyajensen.com and listen to their podcast, Risen Motherhood. Connect with them on Instagram and X @EmilyAJens And grab Emily Jenson and Laura Wifler's book, Risen Motherhood: Gospel Hope for Everyday Moments by Emily Jensen and Laura Wifler in our shop. Intrigued by today's episode? Think deeper about Motherhood by listening to Soul Care for Stressed Moms. Double your gift this month when you give to FamilyLife! Find resources from this podcast at shop.familylife.com. See resources from our past podcasts. Find more content and resources on the FamilyLife's app! Help others find FamilyLife. Leave a review on Apple Podcast or Spotify. Check out all the FamilyLife's podcasts on the FamilyLife Podcast Network

Duration:00:29:13

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Sunday Faith to Monday Tantrum: Emily Jensen & Laura Wifler

5/8/2024
Does a 'perfect mom' even exist? Many mothers compare themselves, burdened with unrealistic expectations. If you feel torn between high-fives and criticism, you're not alone. Emily Jensen and Laura Wifler, Co-Founders of the Risen Motherhood Podcast, help you understand and apply the gospel to common issues moms face so you can connect your Sunday morning faith to the Monday morning tantrum. Show Notes and Resources Connect with Emily Jenson and Laura Wifler and catch more of their thoughts at emilyajensen.com and listen to their podcast, Risen Motherhood. Connect with them on Instagram and X @EmilyAJens And grab Emily Jenson and Laura Wifler's book, Risen Motherhood: Gospel Hope for Everyday Moments by Emily Jensen and Laura Wifler in our shop. Intrigued by today's episode? Think deeper about Motherhood by listening to Soul Care for Stressed Moms. Double your gift this month when you give to FamilyLife! Find resources from this podcast at shop.familylife.com. See resources from our past podcasts. Find more content and resources on the FamilyLife's app! Help others find FamilyLife. Leave a review on Apple Podcast or Spotify. Check out all the FamilyLife's podcasts on the FamilyLife Podcast Network

Duration:00:29:55

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Making a Mark in Your Neighborhood: Chris & Elizabeth McKinney

5/7/2024
We cross paths with our neighbors all the time, but how often do we really connect? Chris and Elizabeth explore the power of genuine neighborly love, showing how it can make a big difference. Learn how to challenge the norm and inspire a passion for building meaningful relationships right in your own neighborhood. Show Notes and Resources Connect with Chris and Elizabeth McKinney and catch more of their thoughts at placedforapurpose.com, and on Instagram @mcwifey or X @crmckinney And grab Chris and Elizabeth McKinney's book, Neighborhoods Reimagined in our shop. Intrigued by today's episode? Think deeper about Loving your Neighbors by listening to Being Like Jesus. Want to hear more episodes by Chris and Elizabeth McKinney, listen here! Double your gift this month when you give to FamilyLife! Find resources from this podcast at shop.familylife.com. See resources from our past podcasts. Find more content and resources on the FamilyLife's app! Help others find FamilyLife. Leave a review on Apple Podcast or Spotify. Check out all the FamilyLife's podcasts on the FamilyLife Podcast Network

Duration:00:29:10

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Why and How to Reach Your Neighborhood: Chris & Elizabeth McKinney

5/6/2024
Imagine a neighborhood where everyone's connected, solving problems together, and showing kindness breaks down walls. Chris and Elizabeth McKinney think the beatitudes are the key to making neighborhoods thrive. Learn how to be good neighbors, build relationships, and connect with your community in unmissable ways. Show Notes and Resources Connect with Chris and Elizabeth McKinney and catch more of their thoughts at placedforapurpose.com, and on Instagram @mcwifey or X @crmckinney And grab Chris and Elizabeth McKinney's book, Neighborhoods Reimagined in our shop. Intrigued by today's episode? Think deeper about Loving your Neighbors by listening to Being Like Jesus. Want to hear more episodes by Chris and Elizabeth McKinney, listen here! Double your gift this month when you give to FamilyLife! Find resources from this podcast at shop.familylife.com. See resources from our past podcasts. Find more content and resources on the FamilyLife's app! Help others find FamilyLife. Leave a review on Apple Podcast or Spotify. Check out all the FamilyLife's podcasts on the FamilyLife Podcast Network

Duration:00:25:30

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Lost: How Grief Brought Me Closer to God: Sara Hagerty

5/3/2024
When you're stuck in the middle of a tough time, dealing with heartache and pain, it can feel like there's no way out: No matter what you try, that heavy cloud of grief still follows you. Author Sara Hagerty sits with you in your pain as she talks about how to work through the pain, face it head-on, and find a path through the grief, denial, and all those other messy emotions. Show Notes and Resources Connect with Sara Hagerty and catch more of her thoughts at sarahagerty.net, and on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. And grab Sara's book, The Gift of Limitation: Finding Beauty in the Boundariesin our shop. Intrigued by today's episode? Think deeper about Grief by listening to "Stages of Grief". Want to hear more episodes by Sara Hagerty, listen here! Meet your match! Every donation made through May will be matched dollar for dollar, up to $300,000. As a token of our gratitude for partnering with us to support stronger families worldwide, we'll send you Neighborhoods Reimagined by Chris and Elizabeth McKinney. Donate today and double your impact! Find resources from this podcast at shop.familylife.com. See resources from our past podcasts. Find more content and resources on the FamilyLife's app! Help others find FamilyLife. Leave a review on Apple Podcast or Spotify. Check out all the FamilyLife's podcasts on the FamilyLife Podcast Network

Duration:00:29:55

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Finding Beauty in the Boundaries: Sara Hagerty

5/2/2024
Do you ever feel like it's just... too much? Laundry piles up, bills keep coming, and your schedules overflow. Well, Sara Hagerty gets it. Once struggling with infertility, adoption, and yeah, now she's raising seven kids! She encourages us on finding purpose in the unexpected twists of life, even with our limited time. Show Notes and Resources Connect with Sara Hagerty and catch more of her thoughts at sarahagerty.net, and on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. And grab Sara's book, The Gift of Limitation: Finding Beauty in the Boundariesin our shop. Intrigued by today's episode? Think deeper about Grief by listening to "Stages of Grief". Want to hear more episodes by Sara Hagerty, listen here! Meet your match! Every donation made through May will be matched dollar for dollar, up to $300,000. As a token of our gratitude for partnering with us to support stronger families worldwide, we'll send you Neighborhoods Reimagined by Chris and Elizabeth McKinney. Donate today and double your impact! Find resources from this podcast at shop.familylife.com. See resources from our past podcasts. Find more content and resources on the FamilyLife's app! Help others find FamilyLife. Leave a review on Apple Podcast or Spotify. Check out all the FamilyLife's podcasts on the FamilyLife Podcast Network

Duration:00:33:43

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The Worry-Free Parent: Sissy Goff

5/1/2024
Anxiety has an amazing ability to spread. Time and time again, when veteran counselor and parenting expert Sissy Goff has an anxious child or teen in her office, she's found they have at least one very well-intentioned but anxious parent. Anxiety is contagious. How can you keep it from defining your family's future? Show Notes and Resources Connect with Sissy Goff and catch more of their thoughts at Raisingboysandgirls.com, and on Facebook and Instagram. And grab Sissy Goff's book, "The Worry-Free Parent: Living in Confidence So Your Kids Can Too" in our shop. Or we'll send it at no cost to you with a donation of any size this week, as our way of saying a huge "Thank you!" for partnering with us toward stronger families around the world. Intrigued by today's episode? Think deeper about Anxiety by listening to Parenting Kids With Anxiety. Want to hear more episodes by Sissy Goff, listen here! Donate to FamilyLife Today! Find resources from this podcast at shop.familylife.com. See resources from our past podcasts. Find more content and resources on the FamilyLife's app! Help others find FamilyLife. Leave a review on Apple Podcast or Spotify. Check out all the FamilyLife's podcasts on the FamilyLife Podcast Network

Duration:00:27:37

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Which Parenting Style are You? Sissy Goff

4/30/2024
Ugh, here we go again! Another TikTok telling me how to parent... It's never-ending! Author and therapist Sissy Goff is here to help. She explores parenting styles that radically alter our homes. And maybe she'll even reassure us we're doing some things right! Show Notes and Resources Connect with Sissy Goff and catch more of their thoughts at Raisingboysandgirls.com, and on Facebook and Instagram. And grab Sissy Goff's book, "The Worry-Free Parent: Living in Confidence So Your Kids Can Too" in our shop. Or we'll send it at no cost to you with a donation of any size this week, as our way of saying a huge "Thank you!" for partnering with us toward stronger families around the world. Intrigued by today's episode? Think deeper about Anxiety by listening to Parenting Kids With Anxiety. Want to hear more episodes by Sissy Goff, listen here! Donate to FamilyLife Today! Find resources from this podcast at shop.familylife.com. See resources from our past podcasts. Find more content and resources on the FamilyLife's app! Help others find FamilyLife. Leave a review on Apple Podcast or Spotify. Check out all the FamilyLife's podcasts on the FamilyLife Podcast Network

Duration:00:27:40