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A Thankful Life!

  • Tue, Oct 28, 2014

"I have learned that in every circumstance that comes my way: I can whine or I can worship!  And I can't worship without giving thanks. It just isn't possible!"

--Nancy Leigh DeMoss

Not long after becoming a Christian a close relative rebuked me for complaining too much.  That didn't feel good--at all--but you know, she was right.  At the time, I was still focusing on my problems and less on God's blessings.  

Dennis and Barbara Rainey

Maybe you have some new believers in your audience that need help in this area.  With November naturally being a month focused ...

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Join us in Strengthening Stepfamilies

  • Tue, Sep 16, 2014

"Don't expect your new spouse to feel the same about your children as you do. It's a good fantasy, but stepparents won't care for your children to the same degree that you do. This is not to say that stepparents and stepchildren can't have close bonds; they can. But it won't be the same...Expect to have different opinions and to disagree on parenting decisions." (Ron Deal)

Many folks will think this is a harsh statement (I did when I first read it) ... and for many others, it just won't apply to their stepfamily ...

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Blended families are subject of feature program launching on Christian radio nationwide

  • Thu, Sep 4, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:   September 4, 2014


Blended families are subject of feature program
launching on Christian radio nationwide


"How would you feel if your mom or dad
or bothwere marrying someone new and your family suddenly got bigger with some weird, new people?"
-Teenage girl

Welcome to a modern blended familywith all its complexities and confusion.  The fact is, today nearly every extended family is impacted by the reality of just such a blended family.

And in a new 1:00 feature beginning October 6, "FamilyLife Blended" with Ron Deal, seeks to help stepfamilies break the generational ...

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