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Become a champion for your family in the time it takes to enjoy a cup of coffee! Every episode of the Focus on the Family Christian podcast helps you confidently guide your loved ones through the unique challenges faced by today’s Christian families. With over 40 years of trusted, compassionate stories of redemption, hosts Jim Daly and John Fuller connect you to biblically sound marriage and parenting help that is relatable, practical, and interesting. Listen/Learn/Apply/ThriveInChrist!

Become a champion for your family in the time it takes to enjoy a cup of coffee! Every episode of the Focus on the Family Christian podcast helps you confidently guide your loved ones through the unique challenges faced by today’s Christian families. With over 40 years of trusted, compassionate stories of redemption, hosts Jim Daly and John Fuller connect you to biblically sound marriage and parenting help that is relatable, practical, and interesting. Listen/Learn/Apply/ThriveInChrist!

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Become a champion for your family in the time it takes to enjoy a cup of coffee! Every episode of the Focus on the Family Christian podcast helps you confidently guide your loved ones through the unique challenges faced by today’s Christian families. With over 40 years of trusted, compassionate stories of redemption, hosts Jim Daly and John Fuller connect you to biblically sound marriage and parenting help that is relatable, practical, and interesting. Listen/Learn/Apply/ThriveInChrist!

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English


Episodes

Fun Ways to Pep Up Your Marriage

9/26/2022
Author Kathi Lipp offers practical, fun ideas for couples to improve their relationship and make time together a high priority. Receive the book "Happy Habits for Every Couple" and the audio download of the broadcast "Fun Ways to Pep Up Your Marriage" for your donation of any amount: https://donate.focusonthefamily.com/don-daily-broadcast-product-2022-09-26?refcd=1488513 Get more episode resources:...

Forming New Habits For Your Marriage (Part 2 of 2)

9/23/2022
Dr. Randy Schroeder returns once more to Focus on the Family to discuss habits you can integrate into your marriage! Jim talks to Randy about pursuing the daily essentials of affection in your marriage, promoting emotional closeness, and leaving and cleaving properly. (Part 2 of 2) Receive the book "Simple Habits for Marital Happiness" and the audio download of the broadcast "Forming New Habits For Your Marriage" for your donation of any amount! Plus, receive member-exclusive benefits when...

Forming New Habits For Your Marriage (Part 1 of 2)

9/22/2022
Dr. Randy Schroeder returns once more to Focus on the Family to discuss habits you can integrate into your marriage! Jim talks to Randy about pursuing the daily essentials of affection in your marriage, promoting emotional closeness, and leaving and cleaving properly. (Part 1 of 2) Receive the book "Simple Habits for Marital Happiness" and the audio download of the broadcast "Forming New Habits For Your Marriage" for your donation of any amount! Plus, receive member-exclusive benefits when...

Duration:00:27:22

Trusting God When Times are Hard (Part 2 of 2)

9/21/2022
Crystal Evans Hurst shares fun stories about her family to make a serious point: only God has the right perspective on our life, especially when times are hard. We need to understand how being a child of God also makes us His responsibility, and what that really means in daily life. (Part 2 of 2) Receive the book She's Still There and the audio download of the broadcast "Trusting God When Times Are Hard " for your donation of any amount:...

Duration:00:27:25

Trusting God When Times are Hard (Part 1 of 2)

9/20/2022
Crystal Evans Hurst shares fun stories about her family to make a serious point: only God has the right perspective on our life, especially when times are hard. We need to understand how being a child of God also makes us His responsibility, and what that really means in daily life. (Part 1 of 2) Receive the book She's Still There and the audio download of the broadcast "Trusting God When Times Are Hard " for your donation of any amount:...

Building Healthy Friendships Among Men

9/19/2022
Founders of the popular comedic group The Skit Guys, Eddie and Tommy’s 30-year friendship didn’t start out as one might expect. Eddie and Tommy met in high school when Tommy stole Eddie’s girlfriend, and the Lord worked from there to spark in both of the men a love for friendship and Jesus! They describe the importance of friendships among men, transparency and vulnerability in relationships, working through conflict, and when marriages come into the mix. They are a fun group that you won’t...

Duration:00:28:10

Raising Mission-Minded Kids

9/16/2022
Shauna Pilgreen, author of Love Where You Live, discusses her family's experiences with church planting and describes how listeners can become missionaries right where they are, while teaching their kids to do the same. Receive the book "Love Where You Live" and the audio download of the broadcast "Raising Mission-Minded Kids" for your donation of any amount: https://donate.focusonthefamily.com/don-daily-broadcast-product-2022-09-16?refcd=1468903 Get more episode resources:...

Duration:00:28:07

How to Help a Friend Who is Thinking About Suicide

9/15/2022
According to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) data, suicide is the second leading cause of death among people ages 10-34. And even though suicide is pervasive, the stigma around depression causes many to suffer silently. Tune in to learn key warning signs and find out how you can offer hope to loved ones battling despair. Receive the book "So Much to Live for" and the audio download of the broadcast "How to Help a Friend Who is Thinking About Suicide" for your donation of...

Duration:00:29:30

Are You Ready to Remarry? (Part 2 of 2)

9/14/2022
Ron Deal describes some of the unique challenges that couples experience through remarriage and the formation of a stepfamily. He discusses the importance of drawing a “family map,” to identify the complex web of relationships with kids, stepkids, ex-spouses and their partners, and extended family. (Part 2 of 2) Receive the book "Preparing to Blend" and the audio download of the broadcast "Are You Ready to Remarry?" for your donation of any amount! Plus, receive member-exclusive benefits...

Duration:00:28:16

Are You Ready to Remarry? (Part 1 of 2)

9/13/2022
Ron Deal describes some of the unique challenges that couples experience through remarriage and the formation of a stepfamily. He discusses the importance of drawing a “family map,” to identify the complex web of relationships with kids, stepkids, ex-spouses and their partners, and extended family. (Part 1 of 2) Receive the book "Preparing to Blend" and the audio download of the broadcast "Are You Ready to Remarry?" for your donation of any amount! Plus, receive member-exclusive benefits...

Duration:00:28:17

How to Keep Your Emotions in Check

9/12/2022
Deborah Pegues offers the tools you need to keep those emotions in check so that your relationships can remain healthy. From keeping God in the mix to managing your schedule and stress level to dealing with demanding people, you’ll learn how to keep your emotions in check and abide in God’s peace. Receive the book "30 Days to Taming Your Emotions" and the audio download of the broadcast "How to Keep Your Emotions in Check" for your donation of any amount! Plus, receive member-exclusive...

Duration:00:28:08

How God Reunited a Birth Mom and Her Son

9/9/2022
Nina Hendee and her son Kyle share their inspiring story of how God removed obstacles to reunite them nearly five decades after she had placed him for adoption at birth. Your gift will equip pregnancy medical clinics across the country with ultrasound machines, resources and nurses' sonography training so abortion-vulnerable mothers can see their babies and be moved to choose life. Every $60 you donate will help save the life of one pre-born baby through our Option Ultrasound program:...

Duration:00:28:17

Nurture Your Wife, Stay Married For Life!

9/8/2022
In this ‘classic’ Promise Keepers message, Dan & Jane Seaborn take the stage together to provide a fun look at the differences between men and women. Then Dan delivers a serious, passionate message encouraging men to nurture their wives, avoid the dangers of pornography, and commit to staying married for life. Visit our online store and purchase a CD of today's program for yourself or to share with a friend:...

Duration:00:28:00

Rediscovering Your Joy in Motherhood (Part 2 of 2)

9/7/2022
Ashley Willis aims to encourage moms to hold tight to the peace of God through every moment of parenting. She introduces four “peace pirates” that steal joy and how to effectively combat them. (Part 2 of 2) Receive the book "Peace Pirates" and the audio download of the broadcast "Rediscovering Your Joy in Motherhood" for your donation of any amount! Plus, receive member-exclusive benefits when you make a recurring gift today. Your monthly support helps families thrive:...

Duration:00:28:17

Rediscovering Your Joy in Motherhood (Part 1 of 2)

9/6/2022
Ashley Willis aims to encourage moms to hold tight to the peace of God through every moment of parenting. She introduces four “peace pirates” that steal joy and how to effectively combat them. (Part 1 of 2) Receive the book "Peace Pirates" and the audio download of the broadcast "Rediscovering Your Joy in Motherhood" for your donation of any amount! Plus, receive member-exclusive benefits when you make a recurring gift today. Your monthly support helps families thrive:...

Duration:00:27:44

Hospitality For Busy Families

9/5/2022
One of the most countercultural things you can do as a Christian is to invite someone over for dinner. Karen Ehman helps busy families find opportunities for hospitality in everyday life Receive the book "Reach Out, Gather in" and the audio download of the broadcast "Hospitality For Busy Families" for your donation of any amount: https://secure.anedot.com/focus-on-the-family/don-daily-broadcast-product-2022-09-05?source_code=1464109 Get more episode resources:...

Duration:00:28:18

Holding Tight to the American Dream

9/2/2022
Senator Tim Scott shares how all things are possible with hard work, a willing attitude, and a focus on our Creator. He encourages listeners to avoid a victim mentality on racial issues, focusing rather on the positive strides that America has made in the past two hundred years. Receive the book "America, a Redemption Story" and the audio download of the broadcast "Holding Tight to the American Dream" for your donation of any amount:...

Duration:00:27:31

Building Bridges With Your Adult Child

9/1/2022
Brenda Garrison shares her personal parenting journey with her oldest daughter, Katie. She offers some great keys to building relationships with older children and encourages parents to build bridges of love rather than walls of resentment. Receive the book "Love No Matter What" and the audio download of the broadcast "Building Bridges With Your Adult Child" for your donation of any amount:...

Duration:00:27:55

Building the Bridge to Forgiveness (Part 2 of 2)

8/31/2022
Dr. Gary Chapman explains how we can begin to heal any relationship by taking responsibility for our part of the problem and seeking forgiveness from both God and the other person. He explains how small injustices can create bricks in a wall between us and our loved one, and the place to start is tearing down the wall on our side. Dr. Chapman illustrates the concept of forgiveness through Bible verses and through descriptions of conflicts with his own wife and son. (Part 2 of 2) Receive the...

Duration:00:27:11

Building the Bridge to Forgiveness (Part 1 of 2)

8/30/2022
Dr. Gary Chapman explains how we can begin to heal any relationship by taking responsibility for our part of the problem and seeking forgiveness from both God and the other person. He explains how small injustices can create bricks in a wall between us and our loved one, and the place to start is tearing down the wall on our side. Dr. Chapman illustrates the concept of forgiveness through Bible verses and through descriptions of conflicts with his own wife and son. (Part 1 of 2) Receive the...

Duration:00:27:13