Parenting

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Joni Eareckson Tada returns describing how committed Christian friends saved her from despair after her tragic accident, and how everyday she trusts God with her disability. It’s an inspiring...
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Joni Eareckson Tada shares a powerful pro-life message about protecting pre-born babies, the elderly, and those with special needs. Be inspired to stand up for all human life, designed in the image...
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**This program is not suitable for children** We, at Focus, often speak about how our family of origin can affect how we do marriage, parenting, and life on general. Our guests today are Rob and...
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With church services cancelled, how can parents continue to cultivate the spiritual lives of their children? Weeks ago, the Australian government announced religious gatherings and places of worship...
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Your home should be a place of comfort and peace, but instead, you find yourself overwhelmed with clutter. What do you do? Kathi Lipp helps you better understand the spiritual issues behind clinging...
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As a parent, different triggers can spark your anger and make you respond to your children in ways you don’t like. Amber Lia and Wendy Speake explore a few of these triggers to help you learn how to...
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“Parents and their married children can resolve differing points of view in a mature and gracious manner,” says Dr. Howard Hendricks of Dallas Theological Seminary. Parents will find the following...
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Question: How do I decide whether to attend a family event? I didn’t come from a healthy family of origin, and I don’t always feel safe around my relatives. But I feel pressure to be at every get-...
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“Would you like spaghetti or peas?” my daughter asked. “Oh, peas, of course.” I responded. She put on her apron and started working in her play kitchen to get the plastic food ready. We were playing...
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We are living in some unique and challenging times. The novel COVID-19 has hit land across the world. We are feeling its undeniable effects in Australia. Most states have adopted the “stay at home”...
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We’ve all seen the cartoons and comics where a character’s thoughts are revealed inside of cloud-shaped thought bubbles. Imagining our own thoughts as thought bubbles can be a great way to examine...
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In troubled times, such as what we are facing with this coronavirus outbreak, it is all too easy to worry. Uncertainties about the future can quickly spiral into anxiety and fear. The Bible tells us...