Family Life Today

Enjoy the podcast of the daily broadcast of FamilyLife Today, hosted by Dennis Rainey and Bob Lupine.

About half of young people drift from God and church after they graduate. Is there anything parents can do to prevent this spiritual slide? Youth expert Kara Powell talks about three phrases parents can implement that are especially helpful in building "sticky faith" in their kids. [...]
Mon, Jun 27, 2016
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Matt Hammitt's career was taking off as lead singer for the band Sanctus Real. Life was exciting, until his wife Sarah left the road life to be a stay-at-home mom. But even after multiple awards and accolades, he had to make a decision. Do I lead a band? Or do I lead my family? [...]
Fri, Jun 24, 2016
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Sometimes marriage expectations collide head on with reality. Then what? FamilyLife Senior Creative Director Brian Goins and his wife, Jen, tell couples how to get their expectations in the bedroom down to reality. Brian and Jen encourage couples to first follow God's blueprints for marriage, calendar their companionship, and be aware of a woman's fluctuating interest in sex. Recorded live on the Love Like You Mean It® marriage cruise. [...]
Thu, Jun 23, 2016
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We all enter marriage with great expectations, especially about sex. Author Brian Goins and his wife, Jen, reflect on what their "sexpectations" were before and after getting married. Together they remind listeners of God's expecations for sex: procreation, pleasure, and proclamation of the gospel, and dive into the Song of Solomon to find out what a woman needs to feel cherished. Recorded live on the Love Like You Mean It® marriage cruise. [...]
Wed, Jun 22, 2016
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Forgiving is hard, so why should we do it? Pastor Bryan Loritts agrees that forgiveness is irrational and costly, but reminds us that it's also incredibly liberating. Without forgiveness, he says, true freedom is impossible, for Christ himself freed us from sin and death by forgiving us. [...]
Tue, Jun 21, 2016
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