Single Parenting

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Children of Divorce

Divorce is tough on adults.  But that’s not all.  If you’re recently divorced, there are a couple things you can do to help minimize the impact on your children.

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Focus on the Family Weekend

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The Unexpected Joys of Raising an Autistic Child

This weekend, Emily Colson talks about the trials and triumphs she's experienced in raising her autistic son, Max. Her father, author Chuck Colson (now deceased), joins the conversation to discuss the lessons they've learned from Max which underscore the sanctity of all human life. 

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The Unexpected Joys of Raising an Autistic Child (Part 2 of 2)

Emily Colson talks about the trials and triumphs she's experienced in raising her autistic son, Max. Her father, author Chuck Colson, joins the conversation to discuss the lessons they've learned from Max which underscore the sanctity of all human life. (Part 2 of 2)

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The Unexpected Joys of Raising an Autistic Child (Part 1 of 2)

Emily Colson talks about the trials and triumphs she's experienced in raising her autistic son, Max. Her father, author Chuck Colson (now deceased), joins the conversation to discuss the lessons they've learned from Max which underscore the sanctity of all human life. (Part 1 of 2)

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Focus on the Family Minute

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The Spirit of a Stepmom

Walking the path of the stepmother can really test your spirit. Author Kathi Lipp shares the emotions that go hand in hand with being a stepmother. Listen to the full program here.

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Focus on the Family Commentary

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Connect With Your Stepchild

For adults, remarriage is usually pursued with a host of positive expectations.  But for kids, it’s often an unwelcome change.

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Focus on the Family Minute

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Discipline in a Blended Family

Handling discipline within a blended family can be a challenge. Author Kathi Lipp shares her method of discipline. Listen to the full program here.

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Focus on the Family Commentary

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Hope and Encouragement for Stepmoms

Being a stepmom may be one of the toughest jobs a woman can have.  But your relationship with your stepkids can thrive if you’ll make respect your primary goal.

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My Adopted Son: A Single Woman's Story (Part 2 of 2)

In a riveting story of hope and redemption, Carolyn Koons tells how she, as a single woman, felt led by God to adopt a young boy she encountered in a harsh children's prison during a mission trip to Mexico. (Part 2 of 2)

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Focus on the Family Daily Broadcast

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My Adopted Son: A Single Woman's Story (Part 1 of 2)

In a riveting story of hope and redemption, Carolyn Koons tells how she, as a single woman, felt led by God to adopt a young boy she encountered in a harsh children's prison during a mission trip to Mexico. (Part 1 of 2)

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Focus on the Family Commentary

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New Stepfamily? Talk to Your Kids

Are you wanting to get married and either you or your fiancée already have children?  Take an important step to get your new family off to a great start: talk about it with the children.

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Custody Issues

What is best for your children?

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Helping Children Heal After Divorce

Divorce brings painful wounds to children, and they need our help to find healing.

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Divorce Considerations

Important points to helping your kids after a divorce.

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Single Parents: Building a Strong Family

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Building a Strong Family

Build a strong family by paying attention not only to individual family members but to the family as a group.

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