Podcast

Focus on the Family Broadcast

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.

Episodes

  • Reconnecting With Your Spouse (Part 2 of 2)

    Mar 05 2021

    If busyness, exhaustion, and distraction have caused you and your spouse to drift apart, listen in as Dr. Greg Smalley and his wife, Erin, offer practical suggestions for rekindling intimacy in a discussion based on their book "Reconnected: Moving From Roomates to Soulmates in Your Marriage." (Part 2 of 2) (Original air date: Aug. 12, 2020) Get the Smalleys' book for your donation of any amount: https://donate.focusonthefamily.com/don-daily-broadcast-product-2021-03-04 Get more episode res...more

  • Reconnecting With Your Spouse (Part 1 of 2)

    Mar 04 2021

    If busyness, exhaustion, and distraction have caused you and your spouse to drift apart, listen in as Dr. Greg Smalley and his wife, Erin, offer practical suggestions for rekindling intimacy in a discussion based on their book "Reconnected: Moving From Roomates to Soulmates in Your Marriage." (Part 1 of 2) (Original air date: Aug. 11, 2020) Get the Smalleys' book for your donation of any amount: https://donate.focusonthefamily.com/don-daily-broadcast-product-2021-03-04 Get more episode res...more

  • Journeying From Tragedy to Triumph

    Mar 03 2021

    Offering hope to those discouraged by life's struggles, Bryan Koch describes how his faith in God helped him work through the devastating loss of his wife, and his own left leg, in a motorcycle accident, and enabled him to forgive the drunk driver who caused it. Get a CD of today's broadcast for your donation of any amount: https://donate.focusonthefamily.com/don-daily-broadcast-product-2021-03-03 Get more episode resources: https://www.focusonthefamily.com/episodes/broadcast/journeying-fr...more

  • Navigating a Toxic Culture With Your Daughter (Part 2 of 2)

    Mar 02 2021

    Dr. Meg Meeker explains how parents can shape their daughter's character and faith so that she can successfully navigate our culture's most difficult challenges, which include the toxic elements associated with social media, feminism, sexual identity, and more. (Part 2 of 2) Get Dr. Meeker's book "Raising a Strong Daughter in a Toxic Culture" for your donation of any amount: https://donate.focusonthefamily.com/don-daily-broadcast-product-2021-03-01 Get more episode resources: https://www.f...more

  • Navigating a Toxic Culture With Your Daughter (Part 1 of 2)

    Mar 01 2021

    Dr. Meg Meeker explains how parents can shape their daughter's character and faith so that she can successfully navigate our culture's most difficult challenges, which include the toxic elements associated with social media, feminism, sexual identity, and more. (Part 1 of 2) Get Dr. Meeker's book "Raising a Strong Daughter in a Toxic Culture" for your donation of any amount: https://donate.focusonthefamily.com/don-daily-broadcast-product-2021-03-01 Get more episode resources: https://www.f...more

  • Mothers and Sons: Being a Godly Influence (Part 2 of 2)

    Feb 26 2021

    Rhonda Stoppe explains how a mom with sons can shape them into becoming good and godly men. She offers moms practical guidance for spiritual training, effective communication, supporting the father-son relationship as a wife, and more. (Part 2 of 2) Get Rhonda's book "Moms Raising Sons to be Men" for your donation of any amount: https://donate.focusonthefamily.com/don-daily-broadcast-product-2021-02-25 Get more episode resources: https://www.focusonthefamily.com/episodes/broadcast/mothers-...more

  • Mothers and Sons: Being a Godly Influence (Part 1 of 2)

    Feb 25 2021

    Rhonda Stoppe explains how a mom with sons can shape them into becoming good and godly men. She offers moms practical guidance for spiritual training, effective communication, supporting the father-son relationship as a wife, and more. (Part 1 of 2) Get Rhonda's book "Moms Raising Sons to be Men" for your donation of any amount: https://donate.focusonthefamily.com/don-daily-broadcast-product-2021-02-25 Get more episode resources: https://www.focusonthefamily.com/episodes/broadcast/mothers-...more

  • Staying Together When You Feel Like Leaving (Part 2 of 2)

    Feb 24 2021

    Bill and Vicki Rose offer hope for troubled couples as they recount the severe problems their marriage faced, how they found faith in Jesus Christ and how God has restored and sustained their relationship. (Part 2 of 2) (Original air date: Feb. 17, 2016) Get Vicki's book "Every Reason to Leave" for your donation of any amount: https://donate.focusonthefamily.com/don-daily-broadcast-product-2021-02-23 Get more episode resources: https://www.focusonthefamily.com/episodes/broadcast/staying-to...more

  • Staying Together When You Feel Like leaving (Part 1 of 2)

    Feb 23 2021

    Bill and Vicki Rose offer hope for troubled couples as they recount the severe problems their marriage faced, how they found faith in Jesus Christ and how God has restored and sustained their relationship. (Part 1 of 2) (Original air date: Feb. 16, 2016) Get Vicki's book "Every Reason to Leave" for your donation of any amount: https://donate.focusonthefamily.com/don-daily-broadcast-product-2021-02-23 Get more episode resources: https://www.focusonthefamily.com/episodes/broadcast/staying-to...more

  • Sudden Cardiac Arrest: A Survivor's Story

    Feb 22 2021

    Author and speaker Pamela Christian shares the story of her near-death experience, encouraging listeners to consider the brevity of life and settle the question of their eternal destiny by placing their faith in Jesus Christ. (Original air date: Feb. 10, 2016) Get a CD of today's broadcast for your donation of any amount: https://donate.focusonthefamily.com/don-daily-broadcast-product-2021-02-22 Get more episode resources: https://www.focusonthefamily.com/episodes/broadcast/sudden-cardiac-...more

  • Building a Lifelong Relationship With Your Child

    Feb 19 2021

    Author and speaker Mike Berry discusses four flawed approaches to parenting and how to replace them with healthy patterns so that parents can develop a thriving, long-term relationship with their children. Get Mike's book "Winning the Heart of Your Child" for your donation of any amount: https://donate.focusonthefamily.com/don-daily-broadcast-product-2021-02-19 Get more episode resources: https://www.focusonthefamily.com/episodes/broadcast/building-a-lifelong-relationship-with-your-child/#...more

  • A Fascinating Perspective on Racial Issues (Part 2 of 2)

    Feb 18 2021

    Dr. Shelby Steele addresses racial division in America, examining the civil rights movement of the 1960s and comparing it to the campaign for social justice today. He reminds us of the importance of strong marriages and families as the solution to many societal ills. (Part 2 of 2) Get Tony Evans' book "Oneness Embraced" for your donation of any amount: https://donate.focusonthefamily.com/don-daily-broadcast-product-2021-02-17 Get more episode resources: https://www.focusonthefamily.com/epi...more

  • A Fascinating Perspective on Racial Issues (Part 1 of 2)

    Feb 17 2021

    Dr. Shelby Steele addresses racial division in America, examining the civil rights movement of the 1960s and comparing it to the campaign for social justice today. He reminds us of the importance of strong marriages and families as the solution to many societal ills. (Part 1 of 2) Get Tony Evans' book "Oneness Embraced" for your donation of any amount: https://donate.focusonthefamily.com/don-daily-broadcast-product-2021-02-17 Get more episode resources: https://www.focusonthefamily.com/epi...more

  • A Fresh Look at Dating (Part 2 of 2)

    Feb 16 2021

    Author Gary Thomas discusses several issues within the modern dating scene – character vs. romantic attraction, the neurological impact of infatuation, the idea of soulmates – while encouraging singles to be intentional in their pursuit of a godly spouse. (Part 2 of 2) (Original air date: Aug. 14, 2013) Get Gary's book "The Sacred Search" for your donation of any amount: https://donate.focusonthefamily.com/don-daily-broadcast-product-2021-02-15 Get more episode resources: https://www.focus...more

  • A Fresh Look at Dating (Part 1 of 2)

    Feb 15 2021

    Author Gary Thomas discusses several issues within the modern dating scene – character vs. romantic attraction, the neurological impact of infatuation, the idea of soulmates – while encouraging singles to be intentional in their pursuit of a godly spouse. (Part 1 of 2) (Original air date: Aug. 13, 2013) Get Gary's book "The Sacred Search" for your donation of any amount: https://donate.focusonthefamily.com/don-daily-broadcast-product-2021-02-15 Get more episode resources: https://www.focus...more

  • Adding Some Spice to Your Marriage

    Feb 12 2021

    Pastor and author Ted Cunningham combines humor with practical advice for enjoying more connection and intimacy in your marriage. Receive a CD of today's broadcast for your donation of any amount! (Original air date: Sept. 30, 2016) Get the DVD "Date Night Challenge: Comedy Edition" for your donation of any amount: https://donate.focusonthefamily.com/don-daily-broadcast-product-2021-02-12 Get more episode resources: https://www.focusonthefamily.com/episodes/broadcast/adding-some-spice-to-y...more

  • Walking Through Depression

    Feb 11 2021

    Offering hope to those struggling with depression, Plugged In's Paul Asay discusses his own battle with this affliction and the healing he's experienced through his relationship with Jesus Christ. Get Paul's book "Beauty in the Browns: Walking With Christ in the Darkness of Depression" for your donation of any amount: https://store.focusonthefamily.com/singleitem/checkout/donation/item/don-daily-broadcast-product-2020-08-26 Get more episode resources: https://www.focusonthefamily.com/episo...more

  • Discovering Your Child's Unique Needs

    Feb 10 2021

    Counselor Julie Lowe explains that, because every child is unique, the use of parenting formulas won't deliver the results that moms and dads are seeking. She encourages parents to instead get to know each of their children as individuals, and to rely on biblically-based wisdom for raising them. Get Julie's book "Child Proof: Parenting by Faith, Not Formula" for your donation of any amount: https://donate.focusonthefamily.com/don-daily-broadcast-product-2021-02-10 Get more episode resource...more

  • Using Your Love Language to Grow Closer to God

    Feb 09 2021

    Dr. Gary Chapman describes how the five love languages can help you develop a more intimate relationship with God in a discussion based on his book "God Speaks Your Love Language: How to Experience and Express God's Love." Receive Dr. Chapman's book "God Speaks Your Love Language" for your donation of any amount: https://donate.focusonthefamily.com/don-daily-broadcast-product-2021-02-09 Get more episode resources: https://www.focusonthefamily.com/episodes/broadcast/using-your-love-language...more

  • Logging Off to Focus on Your Real-Life Relationships

    Feb 08 2021

    Author Wendy Speake describes how she grew closer to her spouse, her children, and God when she took a 40-day break from social media. She encourages listeners to consider how their own relationships would benefit from limiting their media consumption. Get Wendy's book "The 40-Day Social Media Fast" for your donation of any amount: https://donate.focusonthefamily.com/don-daily-broadcast-product-2021-02-08 Get more episode resources: https://www.focusonthefamily.com/episodes/broadcast/loggi...more

  • Nurturing Your Child's Purpose and Passion

    Feb 05 2021

    In a discussion based on her book "God-Confident Kids," Cyndie Claypool de Neve offers parents guidance for raising their children to live with a faith, courage, and resiliency that's borne out of a solid identity founded in Jesus Christ. Get Cyndie's book "God-Confident Kids" for your donation of any amount: https://donate.focusonthefamily.com/don-daily-broadcast-product-2021-02-05 Get more episode resources: https://www.focusonthefamily.com/episodes/broadcast/nurturing-your-childs-purpos...more

  • Standing Strong Against the Cancel Culture

    Feb 04 2021

    U.S. Senator Josh Hawley discusses his experiences as a target of 'cancel culture' in which his reputation is being attacked by accusations that he was involved in the Jan. 6 events at the U.S. Capitol. He encourages Christians to stand firm for Biblical values in the public arena, though they themselves may face the risk of some form of 'cancellation.' Get Jim Daly's book "ReFocus: Living a Life That Reflects God's Heart" for your donation of any amount: https://donate.focusonthefamily.com/d...more