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

  • A Mother's Story of Loss and Redemption

    Aug 22 2019

    Lindsey Dennis shares her painful story of losing two children back to back, just hours after they were born, and describes the hard impact this had on her young marriage. She also shares the profound hope and comfort that she and her husband have found through their relationship with Christ. Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/a-mothers-story-of-loss-and-redemption Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Ple...more

  • Navigating Beauty and Body Image With Teen Daughters (Part 2 of 2)

    Aug 21 2019

    Author Jessie Minassian offers parents practical advice for helping their daughters gain a healthy perspective about beauty and body image in a culture that drives teen girls and young women to compare themselves to others while chasing impossible standards of beauty. (Part 2 of 2) Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/navigating-beauty-and-body-image-with-teen-daughters-pt2 Your feedback would be really helpful to ...more

  • Navigating Beauty and Body Image With Teen Daughters (Part 1 of 2)

    Aug 20 2019

    Author Jessie Minassian offers parents practical advice for helping their daughters gain a healthy perspective about beauty and body image in a culture that drives teen girls and young women to compare themselves to others while chasing impossible standards of beauty. (Part 1 of 2) Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/navigating-beauty-and-body-image-with-teen-daughters-pt1 Your feedback would be really helpful to ...more

  • Equipping Christians to Understand Sexuality

    Aug 19 2019

    Psychologist and author Dr. Juli Slattery explains how many Christians' view of sex has been subtly and negatively influenced by our culture, and urges us all to gain a proper understanding of God's design for sexuality, especially so that we can help bring about God's restoration in the lives of non-believers who are struggling with the consequences of sexual brokenness. Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/equippin...more

  • Following God's Pace Instead of Your Own

    Aug 16 2019

    Terry Looper, a corporate CEO in the energy industry, tells how he was once a highly-driven entrepreneur who valued success and money over his family and health. He describes what it took for him to change his priorities and give his life to God, and he shares his four-step strategy for seeking God's will before making any decision. Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/following-gods-pace-instead-of-your-own Your f...more

  • Heroic Moms Raising Godly Heroes

    Aug 15 2019

    In a discussion based on her book, Brave Moms, Brave Kids: A Battle Plan for Raising Heroes, Lee Nienhuis offers encouragement and advice to moms who are worried about their children whose faith will be tested in a world that's become increasingly hostile to Christianity. Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/heroic-moms-raising-godly-heroes Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit http://www.focuso...more

  • Standing Firm on God's Word

    Aug 14 2019

    Cancer survivor Michele Cushatt offers an encouraging reminder about how you can find your identity in God, and His purpose and plan for your life, rather than relying on your on talents, appearance or relationships. Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/standing-firm-on-gods-word Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey to take a brief survey (less than...more

  • Growing Your Marriage in Times of Stress (Part 2 of 2)

    Aug 13 2019

    Counselors Milan and Kay Yerkovich discuss common responses to stress and how they can lead to unhealthy attachment styles. Our guests offer couples insight for cultivating healthy ways of dealing with stress as a means of strengthening their marriage. (Part 2 of 2) Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/growing-your-marriage-in-times-of-stress-pt2 Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit http://www....more

  • Growing Your Marriage in Times of Stress (Part 1 of 2)

    Aug 12 2019

    Counselors Milan and Kay Yerkovich discuss common responses to stress and how they can lead to unhealthy attachment styles. Our guests offer couples insight for cultivating healthy ways of dealing with stress as a means of strengthening their marriage. (Part 1 of 2) Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/growing-your-marriage-in-times-of-stress-pt1 Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit http://www....more

  • Finding Grace in the Midst of Racial Division (Part 2 of 2)

    Aug 09 2019

    Captain Ronald Johnson of the Missouri Highway Patrol (retired) discusses the hostile racial tension that followed the Aug. 14, 2014 fatal shooting of Michael Brown, and his efforts to restore peace between the African American community and law enforcement. His remarkable story inspires listeners to consider how they can promote peaceful race relations in their own communities. (Part 2 of 2) Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/dai...more

  • Finding Grace in the Midst of Racial Division (Part 1 of 2)

    Aug 08 2019

    Captain Ronald Johnson of the Missouri Highway Patrol (retired) discusses the hostile racial tension that followed the Aug. 14, 2014 fatal shooting of Michael Brown, and his efforts to restore peace between the African American community and law enforcement. His remarkable story inspires listeners to consider how they can promote peaceful race relations in their own communities. (Part 1 of 2) Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/dai...more

  • Redeeming a Marriage and Childhood Wounds

    Aug 07 2019

    Award-winning Christian music artist Russ Taff and his wife, Tori, discuss the impact on their marriage of trauma he experienced during his childhood, and how God has brought healing to his heart and their relationship. Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/redeeming-a-marriage-and-childhood-wounds Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey to take a brief...more

  • Discovering the Best Ways to Educate Your Child (Part 2 of 2)

    Aug 06 2019

    Author Carol Barnier offers practical suggestions for how parents can help their children learn and succeed in school. (Part 2 of 2) Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/discovering-the-best-ways-to-educate-your-child-pt2 Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey to take a brief survey (less than 5 minutes). Thank you!

  • Discovering the Best Ways to Educate Your Child (Part 1 of 2)

    Aug 05 2019

    Author Carol Barnier offers practical suggestions for how parents can help their children learn and succeed in school. (Part 1 of 2) Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/discovering-the-best-ways-to-educate-your-child-pt1 Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey to take a brief survey (less than 5 minutes). Thank you!

  • Cultivating a Healthy Life as a Single (Part 2 of 2)

    Aug 02 2019

    Dr. Tony Evans and Lisa Anderson describe how single adults can live full and complete lives. (Part 2 of 2) Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/cultivating-a-healthy-life-as-a-single-pt2 Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey to take a brief survey (less than 5 minutes). Thank you!

  • Cultivating a Healthy Life as a Single (Part 1 of 2)

    Aug 01 2019

    Dr. Tony Evans and Lisa Anderson describe how single adults can live full and complete lives. (Part 1 of 2) Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/cultivating-a-healthy-life-as-a-single-pt1 Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey to take a brief survey (less than 5 minutes). Thank you!

  • Confronting Others With Grace

    Jul 31 2019

    Deborah Smith Pegues offers helpful strategies for ending disputes and restoring relational unity in a discussion based on her book Confronting Without Offending: Positive and Practical Steps to Resolving Conflict. Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/confronting-others-with-grace Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit http://www.focusonthefamily.com/podcastsurvey to take a brief survey (less tha...more

  • Offering God's Hope to Families With Prodigals (Part 2 of 2)

    Jul 30 2019

    Representing three generations of prodigals, Pastor Bill Putman and his son, Pastor Jim Putman, candidly discuss the difficult challenges they and their families have experienced, and offer practical advice and encouragement to families with prodigals. (Part 2 of 2) Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/offering-gods-hope-to-families-with-prodigals-pt2 Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit http:/...more

  • Offering God's Hope to Families With Prodigals (Part 1 of 2)

    Jul 29 2019

    Representing three generations of prodigals, Pastor Bill Putman and his son, Pastor Jim Putman, candidly discuss the difficult challenges they and their families have experienced, and offer practical advice and encouragement to families with prodigals. (Part 1 of 2) Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/offering-gods-hope-to-families-with-prodigals-pt1 Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please visit http:/...more

  • Rising to the Challenge of Parenting (Part 2 of 2)

    Jul 26 2019

    Dr. David Clarke offers parents proven, time-tested strategies for raising children to become healthy, well-adjusted adults in a discussion based on his intriguingly titled book Parenting is Hard and Then You Die: A Fun But Honest Look at Raising Kids of All Ages Right. (Part 2 of 2) Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/rising-to-the-challenge-of-parenting-pt2 Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please vis...more

  • Rising to the Challenge of Parenting (Part 1 of 2)

    Jul 25 2019

    Dr. David Clarke offers parents proven, time-tested strategies for raising children to become healthy, well-adjusted adults in a discussion based on his intriguingly titled book Parenting is Hard and Then You Die: A Fun But Honest Look at Raising Kids of All Ages Right. (Part 1 of 2) Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/rising-to-the-challenge-of-parenting-pt1 Your feedback would be really helpful to us. Please vis...more

  • Making Your Marriage a Picture of the Gospel (Part 2 of 2)

    Jul 24 2019

    D.A. Horton and his wife, Elicia, offer insights to help married couples fight for a stronger relationship and live out their faith through grace, forgiveness, and accountability in a discussion based on their book, Enter the Ring: Fighting Together for a Gospel-Saturated Marriage. (Part 2 of 2) Podcast users, find today's related broadcast resources here: https://dbx.focusonthefamily.com/media/daily-broadcast/making-your-marriage-a-picture-of-the-gospel-pt2 Your feedback would be really helpf...more