In Part 1 of this weekend's broadcast, Patrick Schwenk and his wife, Ruth, offer help for maintaining a thriving marriage amidst the demands of parenthood in a discussion based on their book, For Better or For Kids: A Vow to Love Your Spouse With Kids in the House.

In Part 2, Pastor John Murphy, a U.S. Army veteran, discusses the struggles he experienced after being severely injured as an infantryman and medically discharged from the military. He describes how God changed his heart toward Muslims, leading him to plant a church that shares God's love with them as well as veterans.

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    Your Kids Are Watching Your Marriage

    How is your marriages equipping your kids with the skills they need for interacting with their future spouses? 

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    Maintaining Your Marriage With Teens in the House

    Parenting adolescents isn't easy, and conflict surrounding raising kids can harm a marriage. But you and your spouse can work as a team to build your marriage — even while raising your kids.

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    Coming Home: An Invitation to Join God's Family

    We want to show you how a personal relationship with Jesus Christ can lead you home, bring you into God’s eternal family and introduce you to life on a whole new level.

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    Helping Military Families

    Military families need your support. Here are some insights into what you can do to be there for them.

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    Christian Compassion and the Muslim

    Christians should see radical Islam as an opportunity to share the cross with Muslim world in desperate need.

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    Managing Military Separations and Homecomings

    How am I supposed to handle the sudden role changes that accompany my military spouse's comings and goings? He is a wonderful husband and father, but we're often apart for long periods of time. When he's deployed, I have to take care of all aspects of our family's life; when he returns, he takes the upper hand in certain areas. I want to defer to his leadership, but shifting gears is hard for me. How can I do a better job of transitioning?

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    A Mother's Farewell on Veterans Day

    Sadly, thousands of mothers and fathers today can relate to these words of a woman named Mrs. Katherine Jones of Porterville, California, which appeared in the Porterville Evening Recorder in November of 1967.

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    Depression

    Most people associate depression with a feeling of gloom or sadness, but there are greater symptoms to keep in mind.

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    Counseling Services and Referrals

    Focus on the Family offers one-time complimentary consultation from a Christian perspective.

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