Focus on the Family Broadcast

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 Dec 9, 2018

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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.

Episode Date
Embracing the Reality of Christmas
<p>Rediscover the joy and wonder of the Christmas season as storyteller Al Andrews shares a dramatic reading of his narrative called <em>A Walk One Winter Night</em>, in which a man goes for a wintery evening walk and experiences an epiphany while contemplating a manger scene on a neighbor's lawn.</p> <p><em>Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: <a href="https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/embracing-the-reality-of-christmas">https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/embracing-the-reality-of-christmas</a></em> </p> <p>Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit <a href="http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey" target="_blank">http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey</a> to take a brief survey (less than 5 minutes). Thank you!</p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/FocusOnTheFamilyDailyBroadcast/~4/CTdhuFXpxYo" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 14, 2018
Affair-Proof Your Marriage (Part 2 of 2)
<p>Pastor Dave Carder offers couples practical advice for protecting their marriages from adultery in a discussion based on his book <em>Anatomy of an Affair: How Affairs, Attractions, and Addictions Develop, and How to Guard Your Marriage Against Them</em>. (Part 2 of 2)</p> <p><em>Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: <a href="https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/affair-proof-your-marriage-pt2">https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/affair-proof-your-marriage-pt2</a></em> </p> <p>Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit <a href="http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey" target="_blank">http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey</a> to take a brief survey (less than 5 minutes). Thank you!</p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/FocusOnTheFamilyDailyBroadcast/~4/DbGyvtlkqPo" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 13, 2018
Affair-Proof Your Marriage (Part 1 of 2)
<p>Pastor Dave Carder offers couples practical advice for protecting their marriages from adultery in a discussion based on his book <em>Anatomy of an Affair: How Affairs, Attractions, and Addictions Develop, and How to Guard Your Marriage Against Them</em>. (Part 1 of 2)</p> <p><em>Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: <a href="https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/affair-proof-your-marriage-pt1">https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/affair-proof-your-marriage-pt1</a></em> </p> <p>Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit <a href="http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey" target="_blank">http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey</a> to take a brief survey (less than 5 minutes). Thank you!</p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/FocusOnTheFamilyDailyBroadcast/~4/R2tI0R36FZ4" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 12, 2018
Nurturing Your Child's Personality (Part 2 of 2)
<p>Based on her book <em>Growing Kids With Character</em>, Hettie Brittz outlines the four main personality types of children and how parents can better nurture, communicate with, and discipline them. She explains what to do when your child is a hybrid of the types, when your personality clashes with your child's, and more. (Part 2 of 2)</p> <p><em>Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: <a href="https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/nurturing-your-childs-personality-pt2">https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/nurturing-your-childs-personality-pt2</a></em> </p> <p>Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit <a href="http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey" target="_blank">http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey</a> to take a brief survey (less than 5 minutes). Thank you!</p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/FocusOnTheFamilyDailyBroadcast/~4/6CO_YZ0vypM" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 11, 2018
Nurturing Your Child's Personality (Part 1 of 2)
<p>Based on her book <em>Growing Kids With Character</em>, Hettie Brittz outlines the four main personality types of children and how parents can better nurture, communicate with, and discipline them. She explains what to do when your child is a hybrid of the types, when your personality clashes with your child's, and more. (Part 1 of 2)</p> <p><em>Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: <a href="https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/nurturing-your-childs-personality-pt1">https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/nurturing-your-childs-personality-pt1</a></em> </p> <p>Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit <a href="http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey" target="_blank">http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey</a> to take a brief survey (less than 5 minutes). Thank you!</p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/FocusOnTheFamilyDailyBroadcast/~4/rWeGfStIl8o" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 10, 2018
Exploring Your Love Styles
<p>In a discussion based on their book <em>How We Love</em>, counselors Milan and Kay Yerkovich outline five primary love styles and explain how each shapes behaviors, beliefs and expectations in marriage. Our guests offer helpful insights on how you can break negative relational patterns to create a deeper, richer relationship with your spouse. </p> <p><em>Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: <a href="https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/exploring-your-love-styles">https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/exploring-your-love-styles</a></em> </p> <p>Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit <a href="http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey" target="_blank">http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey</a> to take a brief survey (less than 5 minutes). Thank you!</p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/FocusOnTheFamilyDailyBroadcast/~4/VZYVtEQbI60" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 07, 2018
Game Plan for Raising Well-Behaved Children (Part 2 of 2)
<p>Psychologist and best-selling author Dr. Kevin Leman explains how you can avoid common parenting mistakes and implement "reality discipline," in which real-life consequences teach children rather than you lecturing, reminding or rescuing them. (Part 2 of 2)</p> <p><em>Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: <a href="https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/game-plan-for-raising-well-behaved-children-pt2">https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/game-plan-for-raising-well-behaved-children-pt2</a></em> </p> <p>Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit <a href="http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey" target="_blank">http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey</a> to take a brief survey (less than 5 minutes). Thank you!</p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/FocusOnTheFamilyDailyBroadcast/~4/PuU5aCKBlnc" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 06, 2018
Game Plan for Raising Well-Behaved Children (Part 1 of 2)
<p>Psychologist and best-selling author Dr. Kevin Leman explains how you can avoid common parenting mistakes and implement "reality discipline," in which real-life consequences teach children rather than you lecturing, reminding or rescuing them. (Part 1 of 2)</p> <p><em>Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: <a href="https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/game-plan-for-raising-well-behaved-children-pt1">https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/game-plan-for-raising-well-behaved-children-pt1</a></em> </p> <p>Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit <a href="http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey" target="_blank">http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey</a> to take a brief survey (less than 5 minutes). Thank you!</p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/FocusOnTheFamilyDailyBroadcast/~4/p8DJ4wuN_Bg" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 05, 2018
Expressing Pro-Life Views in Winsome Ways (Part 2 of 2)
<p>Scott Klusendorf offers strategies for creatively and effectively communicating with others about the humanity and God-given worth of all pre-born babies. (Part 2 of 2)</p> <p><em>Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: <a href="https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/expressing-pro-life-views-in-winsome-ways-pt2">https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/expressing-pro-life-views-in-winsome-ways-pt2</a></em> </p> <p>Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit <a href="http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey" target="_blank">http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey</a> to take a brief survey (less than 5 minutes). Thank you!</p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/FocusOnTheFamilyDailyBroadcast/~4/DZIlLlRgCFY" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 04, 2018
Expressing Pro-Life Views in Winsome Ways (Part 1 of 2)
<p>Scott Klusendorf offers strategies for creatively and effectively communicating with others about the humanity and God-given worth of all pre-born babies. (Part 1 of 2)</p> <p><em>Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: <a href="https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/expressing-pro-life-views-in-winsome-ways-pt1">https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/expressing-pro-life-views-in-winsome-ways-pt1</a></em> </p> <p>Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit <a href="http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey" target="_blank">http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey</a> to take a brief survey (less than 5 minutes). Thank you!</p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/FocusOnTheFamilyDailyBroadcast/~4/-DcqF2kDLFY" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 03, 2018
Pursuing Our Untamable God (Part 2 of 2)
<p>In a discussion based on her book <em>Encountering Our Wild God</em>, Kim Meeder shares inspiring stories illustrating that we can experience more of God in our daily lives by trusting Him fully, even when we don't fully understand His ways. (Part 2 of 2)</p> <p><em>Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: <a href="https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/pursuing-our-untamable-god-pt2">https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/pursuing-our-untamable-god-pt2</a></em> </p> <p>Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit <a href="http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey" target="_blank">http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey</a> to take a brief survey (less than 5 minutes). Thank you!</p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/FocusOnTheFamilyDailyBroadcast/~4/2H3kUkhlbFU" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 30, 2018
Pursuing Our Untamable God (Part 1 of 2)
<p>In a discussion based on her book <em>Encountering Our Wild God</em>, Kim Meeder shares inspiring stories illustrating that we can experience more of God in our daily lives by trusting Him fully, even when we don't fully understand His ways. (Part 1 of 2)</p> <p><em>Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: <a href="https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/pursuing-our-untamable-god-pt1">https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/pursuing-our-untamable-god-pt1</a></em> </p> <p>Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit <a href="http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey" target="_blank">http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey</a> to take a brief survey (less than 5 minutes). Thank you!</p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/FocusOnTheFamilyDailyBroadcast/~4/ArrFX91RaGA" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 29, 2018
Healing Our Hurting Marriage
<p>Pastor Paul Westbrook and his wife, Melody, talk with openness and honesty about the marital crisis they faced and describe how a four-day intensive experience at Hope Restored helped save their marriage, and gave them tools for better communication in the future. </p> <p><em>Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: <a href="https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/healing-our-hurting-marriage">https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/healing-our-hurting-marriage</a></em> </p> <p>Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit <a href="http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey" target="_blank">http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey</a> to take a brief survey (less than 5 minutes). Thank you!</p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/FocusOnTheFamilyDailyBroadcast/~4/z76vth1Dqms" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 28, 2018
Giving Your Teen Freedom to Become an Adult (Part 2 of 2)
<p>Psychologist Dr. Kenneth Wilgus offers parents a strategy of "planned emancipation" whereby they can help prepare their teens for adulthood by carefully and progressively withdrawing their control over key areas of their teen's life. (Part 2 of 2)</p> <p><em>Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: <a href="https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/giving-your-teen-freedom-to-become-an-adult-pt2">https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/giving-your-teen-freedom-to-become-an-adult-pt2</a></em> </p> <p>Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit <a href="http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey" target="_blank">http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey</a> to take a brief survey (less than 5 minutes). Thank you!</p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/FocusOnTheFamilyDailyBroadcast/~4/FsxusByiuPs" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 27, 2018
Giving Your Teen Freedom to Become an Adult (Part 1 of 2)
<p>Psychologist Dr. Kenneth Wilgus offers parents a strategy of "planned emancipation" whereby they can help prepare their teens for adulthood by carefully and progressively withdrawing their control over key areas of their teen's life. (Part 1 of 2)</p> <p><em>Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: <a href="https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/giving-your-teen-freedom-to-become-an-adult-pt1">https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/giving-your-teen-freedom-to-become-an-adult-pt1</a></em> </p> <p>Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit <a href="http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey" target="_blank">http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey</a> to take a brief survey (less than 5 minutes). Thank you!</p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/FocusOnTheFamilyDailyBroadcast/~4/xCGAyCA_tI0" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 26, 2018
Relishing the Christmas Season
<p>Author Alexandra Kuykendall explains how wives and moms can develop realistic expectations for Christmas and enjoy the season by scheduling well, spending wisely, and connecting with God.</p> <p><em>Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: <a href="https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/relishing-the-christmas-season">https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/relishing-the-christmas-season</a></em> </p> <p>Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit <a href="http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey" target="_blank">http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey</a> to take a brief survey (less than 5 minutes). Thank you!</p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/FocusOnTheFamilyDailyBroadcast/~4/gy2adUfmRi0" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 23, 2018
Remembering the Pilgrims' Journey
<p>Law professor Jay Milbrandt offers a fascinating look at the Pilgrims' flight to North America from religious persecution in a discussion based on his book <em>They Came for Freedom: The Forgotten, Epic Adventure of the Pilgrims</em>.</p> <p><em>Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: <a href="https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/remembering-the-pilgrims-journey">https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/remembering-the-pilgrims-journey</a></em> </p> <p>Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit <a href="http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey" target="_blank">http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey</a> to take a brief survey (less than 5 minutes). Thank you!</p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/FocusOnTheFamilyDailyBroadcast/~4/EoWUWfis9MA" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 22, 2018
Embracing Childlike Faith as a Mom
<p>Erin Hawley encourages moms to embrace the positive characteristics of faith that come naturally to their kids in a discussion based on her book, <em>Living Beloved: Lessons From My Little Ones About the Heart of God</em>.</p> <p><em>Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: <a href="https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/embracing-childlike-faith-as-a-mom">https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/embracing-childlike-faith-as-a-mom</a></em> </p> <p>Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit <a href="http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey" target="_blank">http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey</a> to take a brief survey (less than 5 minutes). Thank you!</p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/FocusOnTheFamilyDailyBroadcast/~4/CjLCS9fGsXI" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 21, 2018
Reducing Drama in Your Relationships (Part 2 of 2)
<p>In a discussion based on their book <em>Overwhelmed</em>, Kathi Lipp and Cheri Gregory explain how you can find peace when dealing with people who are "crisis creators" or who overwhelm you with their personality. Our guests discuss setting healthy boundaries, practicing self-care, relying on God, and more. (Part 2 of 2)</p> <p><em>Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: <a href="https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/reducing-drama-in-your-relationships-pt2">https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/reducing-drama-in-your-relationships-pt2</a></em> </p> <p>Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit <a href="http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey" target="_blank">http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey</a> to take a brief survey (less than 5 minutes). Thank you!</p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/FocusOnTheFamilyDailyBroadcast/~4/Lqn-4P54n2A" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 20, 2018
Reducing Drama in Your Relationships (Part 1 of 2)
<p>In a discussion based on their book <em>Overwhelmed</em>, Kathi Lipp and Cheri Gregory explain how you can find peace when dealing with people who are "crisis creators" or who overwhelm you with their personality. Our guests discuss setting healthy boundaries, practicing self-care, relying on God, and more. (Part 1 of 2)</p> <p><em>Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: <a href="https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/reducing-drama-in-your-relationships-pt1">https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/reducing-drama-in-your-relationships-pt1</a></em> </p> <p>Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit <a href="http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey" target="_blank">http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey</a> to take a brief survey (less than 5 minutes). Thank you!</p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/FocusOnTheFamilyDailyBroadcast/~4/oBDqjn4JGT0" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 19, 2018
Calming Your Fears
<p>In a discussion based on her book <em>30 Days to Taming Your Fears</em>, Deborah Pegues offers hope to those who feel overwhelmed by anxiety, providing practical suggestions for overcoming it with God's help.</p> <p><em>Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: <a href="https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/calming-your-fears">https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/calming-your-fears</a></em> </p> <p>Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit <a href="http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey" target="_blank">http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey</a> to take a brief survey (less than 5 minutes). Thank you!</p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/FocusOnTheFamilyDailyBroadcast/~4/DQFoIu5wrso" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 16, 2018
Understanding Sexual Trends in the Dating Culture
<p>Based on his extensive research, Dr. Mark Regnerus sheds light on the reasons behind the prevailing attitudes about sexual behavior, marriage and family in our culture, and how that behavior has specifically impacted men and women.</p> <p><em>Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: <a href="https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/understanding-sexual-trends-in-the-dating-culture">https://www.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/understanding-sexual-trends-in-the-dating-culture</a></em> </p> <p>Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit <a href="http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey" target="_blank">http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey</a> to take a brief survey (less than 5 minutes). Thank you!</p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/FocusOnTheFamilyDailyBroadcast/~4/0zXnekKCBPs" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 15, 2018