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Reigniting Your Passion for Jesus (Part 2 of 2)

Reigniting Your Passion for Jesus (Part 2 of 2)

For those of faith whose passion has waned over time, Kim Meeder will reinspire you in your relationship with Jesus Christ as she tells powerful, true stories about God that will spark renewed joy in your heart and encourage you to share the Gospel with others. (Part 2 of 2)
Original Air Date: March 12, 2021

Preview:

Kim Meeder: And he says in Matthew 11:28, “Come to me and I will give you rest.” And the operative word, I used to always think it was rest. Yeah, that’s what I want.

Jim Daly: Yeah, give me some rest (laughing).

Kim: Right. The operative word is come. Come. And that is a choice that each one of us must make, is to stop and turn and face him, and that’s when everything changes.

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John Fuller: Well, that’s Kim Meeder. And she’s with us again, on this best of 2021 episode of Focus on the Family. And thanks for joining us. Your host is Focus president and author Jim Daly. And I’m John Fuller.

Jim: John, I truly believe the only solution to the crisis in the world is spiritual revival. And I’m kind of excited about where everything’s at. I know, there’s negativity, and there are things we need to be concerned about. But do you think God’s caught off guard? Do you think He didn’t understand where this would be? I think He totally gets it, and it’s working for His purposes. Because that’s what the Word of God says, not what I feel, what I think. And even when we don’t feel like it’s working for good, it is, because Jesus said so. And we’re equipped to offer hope and joy and love to a hurting world. And that’s what He’s calling us to do. And, uh, we’ve invited Kim back. If you missed it yesterday, get the download, get the app on your phone, because it was really, typical, great Kim Meeder content.

John: (laughs)

Jim: And she’s so capable of connecting normal stories of what we see and experience in this life to God’s fingerprint and what he’s doing right alongside us.

John: Mm-hmm. Yeah, she has an amazing ability to share stories and insights. And Kim’s latest book is called Revival Rising. And we’re actually gonna bundle an audio download of both parts of our conversation with Kim and some additional content as well. Call for your copy of Revival Rising and that audio download. Our number is 800, the letter A, and the word FAMILY. And Kim and her husband, Troy, founded Crystal Peaks Youth Ranch in Oregon. They take on injured horses and hurting children and have a terrific ministry. And we’ll link over to that as well at focusonthefamily.com/broadcast.

Jim: Kim, it’s great to have you back at Focus.

Kim: Thank you so much.

Jim: I so love your stories. And my wife, Jean, is an animal lover and the way you connect, you know, God’s creation to our journeys and your observations are so powerful. In fact, uh, in the book, it’s filled with that kind of, um, you know, power of observation, what God’s doing and what you see in nature, et cetera. And I wanna start right there, ’cause of the stories. There’s so many we can’t cover it all. And people need to get a flavor and a taste of what you experience walking with the Lord. But, uh, you have a fox story, I think, where you were in Alaska.

Kim: Yes.

Jim: And a fox, I don’t know what it was doing. But how did the Lord speak to you through that experience with the fox?

Kim: Oh, my goodness, I love how the Lord uses everything. He’s talking all the time. And if we don’t think so, it’s because we’re not paying attention. Recently, my husband and I were gifted a trip to Alaska, and we were fishing up on the Aleutian Chain in wild, wild, wild land that you can only get there by a plane at low tide when the weather’s good and there’s not beach debris. You land on the Bering Sea beach, and fish- fly fish this unnamed river that pours out into a wild ocean. And even an inexperienced fly fisherman like myself was catching the- the outer reaches of believability. And finally, I just thought, I must go down this wild beach and just worship God. And so, I set my gear aside and just wanted to run and skip and laugh and do cartwheels and was singing and worshiping and crying as- just worshiping with this mighty ocean, and the grass blowing in the wind, and down this black, dark, sandy beach, and then suddenly realized I was not alone and all that stopped. And there’s that super heightened awareness of all your little hackles up and- and realized all this time I- I was being followed. And I finally saw my little visitor, popped his head up and it was a little red fox.

Jim: That’s amazing.

Kim: And I thought, you got to be kidding me. A fox is following me. I don’t think he’s ever seen a person before. And so, I wanted to invite him, so I just sat down on the beach and didn’t look at him and he kind of came over and was about 20 yards away and just really alert like, “What are you? Who are you? What are you doing?” And- and then as canines do, he started kind of throwing his chin in the air. And I- I’ve never been around a fox before, so I just did the same thing. Finally, he gets up and he starts to circle me. And as he goes behind me, in an action of complete invitation, I didn’t turn around. I’m inviting you to come and- and be my friend. And all I did was hold my cell phone up over my shoulder, and I watched as this little daring fox came up behind me and explored all along my back, and then took a couple steps away and sat down. “Okay, you’re part of my pack now.” And I- it- it was such an astounding encounter. I didn’t ever wanna leave. I didn’t ever wanna break this amazing moment and had to be obedient and return. And in the days that followed, I shared with my beloved friend, Judy, this encounter, and she just laughed in her sweet, wise, Judy way. And she said, “Isn’t that like the Holy Spirit? He shadows us throughout our life, waiting for that intentional invitation, and then He comes.” As a child, many know my story that I had a face to face with Jesus Christ the day that my dad murdered my mom and took his own life. I knew that Jesus was with me. A year later, I received Him as my Lord and Savior, officially. But I didn’t even know about the Holy Spirit. And much later in my life, as I started reading God’s word and learning about Him, I was told that He was someone to be afraid of.

John: Hm.

Kim: You can’t trust him, ’cause he might make you do something hard or scary, or Lord forbid, embarrassing.

Jim: (laughs)

Kim: You can’t trust Him. But that’s absolutely not what God’s word says. As a matter of fact, it says, you want Him. Invite Him in. And I’m thinking in- in Acts 10, where Cornelius who was a God-fearing man, he- he loved God, he prayed, he gave sacrifices and gifts to the poor. But he didn’t have the Holy Spirit until he slowed down and stopped and invited the Holy Spirit to come. And that’s when Peter came, and- and everything changed. And that- for so many years of my life, I was doing things through my own understanding and my own will and- and my own strength, because I didn’t know Him. And He wanted to come in. And He wanted me to want Him to come in. And just like that little fox, it wasn’t until there was that intentional invitation, that the infilling of the spirit of heaven came into this life, bringing everything that He is.

Jim: Hmm.

Kim: Love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control, to such degree. Again, that flooding. That when we’re flooded with Him, He’s what comes out into the world around us. And that’s what He desires for everyone who calls Him the lord of their life.

Jim: Kim, and that is so good. Folks, that’s the gospel right there. I mean, that’s what it’s all about. And again, um, if you’re not experienced that kind of vibrancy, um, do exactly that. Pray every day. Do the right things. But start with that prayer. Lord, I want to invite you in to today, to my today.

Kim: Yes.

Jim: To do your will through me. I mean, that’s an exciting way to get up out of bed every day, and get the day started. Uh, Kim, uh, another thing that separates us from God is, obviously, it’s in the word, is sin separates us from the Father, and that disobedience.

Kim: Mm-hmm.

Jim: Um, why is it dangerous to let, you know, the little things slide?

Kim: I love that Jesus spoke in parables, using things that we see and understand to illustrate things that we don’t see and are trying to understand. And recently, again, Alaska is one of my- my hallowed grounds, and-

Jim: (laughs)

Kim: Where I go as often as I can afford. And we had been fishing in the Gulf of Alaska, a dear friend and I, and we had caught halibut and salmon and now we had come into the shallow waters to catch rock fish. And all that gear is different. Halibut rods are- are like fishing with a two by four and-

Jim: (laughs)

Kim: And basically cable.

Jim: Because they’re big fish.

Kim: Hundreds of pounds.

Jim: Right.

Kim: They’re giants and they’re so, so powerful. And we had stowed all that gear and now we’re fishing with these ridiculous teeny tiny little like, pink plastic Barbie doll rods.

John: (laughs)

Jim: Little hooks.

Kim: Tiny hooks, tiny line, and you’re catching rockfish like popcorn. It’s so fun. And the guide said, you know, “Don’t let your gear touch the bottom. We’re only in 30 feet. It’s very rocky, you’ll get stuck.” He just said that. And all of a sudden, I’m stuck. And I was embarrassed. I don’t want to be the dumb lady in the back of the boat who wasn’t listening to the guide.

Jim: (laughs)

Kim: And finally in this Herculean- I don’t want to break anything, but I really want this to come free. And I pull really hard, and it pops up, and it was like, yes, success. And then it starts swimming away.

Jim: (laughs)

Kim: This was not a rock.

Jim: This- (laughs)

Kim: This was a giant, giant fish, the heaviest fish I’d ever felt on any tackle of any kind. And- and I said, “Um, um,” I looked at the guide, and he turned around and saw this ridiculous pink plastic Barbie rod bent into the water.

Jim: (laughs)

Kim: And he just puts the boat in reverse and said, “Ah, let’s go get it.” And so, I’m knowing that this is the equivalent of fishing with a twig and a thread tied to a pine needle. This fish can break all that in a moment. He doesn’t know he’s caught yet. And so, my challenge is to keep him thinking he’s in charge, and I’m just going to annoy you until I can feel you turn and stop swimming away and start swimming toward. And that’s exactly what we did. And it took about 30 minutes, we could feel him coming up. Everyone on the boat is standing behind me. Nobody’s talking. No one’s even breathing. We’re just all, “Let us see it. God let us see it.” And finally, it gives.

Jim: (laughs)

Kim: And as it rises up, it breaks the surface of the water, and the guide just comes undone. And he said, “Are you kidding me? This is amazing. You just caught a giant halibut on that gear. That shouldn’t have worked.”

John: (laughs) Hm.

Kim: But it did. Nice job. And what rose next to the boat was a five foot long, probably 150-to-200-pound fish that still didn’t know it was caught.

Jim: On a- on a how many pound line?

Kim: 25-pound line.

Jim: (laughs)

John: (laughs)

Kim: You can break it in your own hands. And it’s lolling in the ocean next to the boat. One strategic gaff strike would have landed it in my freezer, and I would be eating halibut steak for the next six months.

John: (laughs)

Kim: And the point of the story is this. That’s exactly how sin works. Satan is patient. And this little thing, “Oh, it’s not the boss of you. You can break this anytime you want to. That show that website, that book, those friends, that place, that addiction, whatever it is.”

Jim: Hm.

Kim: “It’s tiny, that gossip, those harsh words, that snarkiness or that sarcasm. Yeah, you can break that anytime you want.” And then the enemy just keeps pulling, pulling, pulling, pulling, until we don’t even realize we’re following him away from the only one who can redeem us, deeper and deeper into darker and darker waters that ultimately lead to spiritual death. That’s what I saw that day. And it’s such a reminder that every time I- I feel that pull, “uh, uh, uh. No, don’t go that way.”

Jim: Right.

Kim: Don’t go that way. And that’s a choice that we all make, that, “Kim, don’t let a frustrating thought become a frustrating word. Don’t be led by that little hook away from God’s best.”

John: Hm.

Kim: This is what he’s calling for each one of us to choose every day.

Jim: It’s so easy to fail in that way.

John: Mm-hmm. Well, conviction and encouragement both from Kim Meeder today on Focus on the Family. And we’re going to encourage you to get a copy of her great book, Revival Rising. We’re actually bundling that with the audio download of our two-part broadcast, as you’ve heard it here, that will have additional content as well. And it’s available to you, when you call 800, the letter A, and the word FAMILY, or stop by focusonthefamily.com/broadcast.

Jim: Kim, I don’t want to let the fish off the hook on that story.

John: (laughs)

Jim: Because there is a side of that I want to make sure people hear and that is, I believe, the understanding that God knows this world. He knows what pulls us away. He knows how that hook is set. And that’s what’s so amazing about God’s grace, His forgiveness. And even though those, uh, decoys are there, the- the enemy of our spirit is trying to lure us into that kind of water.

Kim: Right.

Jim: When those mistakes are made, God is there to say, “Come with me, come back to me, come this direction. Let me get you out of that situation.”

Kim: Right.

Jim: But it requires us to embrace Him and to be humble and to admit that we were wrong in that. But the Lord’s heart, I mean, it gives me tears thinking about it. He is all for us.

Kim: Yes.

Jim: In this life.

Kim: Yes.

Jim: He’s not against us.

Kim: Apart from Jesus Christ, we are all like that fish. Hook after hook after hook, being led away into darkness toward the enemy’s gaff strike of death.

Jim: Hmm.

Kim: And because of who Jesus Christ is and what He did on the cross for all mankind, every single one of us, when we’re caught and we’re being drugged down into the depths that lead to death, every single one of us can cry out to God. We can cry out to Jesus Christ and say, “Jesus, I need you. I don’t even know you and I need you. And I’m asking you to come today and forgive me of my sins, forgive me of this darkness that my choices have led me to. I- I chose this. And now I’m seeing where it leads, and I can’t fix it. And so, I’m asking you to come into my heart and be my Lord. Will you come now and rescue, Jesus?”

Jim: Yeah. And so often, Kim, and I’ve seen this, uh, in people I know, there’s a sense that they have to get their act together, they’ve got to clean up the house before the Lord can enter the house. And that’s really not what God is asking you to do.

Kim: Not at all.

Jim: He’s saying, “Let me come in and help you.”

Kim: Right. Right.

Jim: (laughs)

Kim: Jesus went down the back streets, and the lonely roads, and the abandoned seashores, looking for the hurt and the lost and the broken. And he says in Matthew 11:28, “Come to me, come to me,” he doesn’t say, “Fix that first and then come,” “Come to me, and I will give you rest.” And the operative word, I used to always think it was rest. Yeah, that’s what I want.

Jim: Yeah, give me some rest.

Kim: Right.

Jim: (laughs)

Kim: The operative word is come. Come. And that is a choice that each one of us must make, is to stop and turn and face Him. And that’s when everything changes.

Jim: Yeah, it- it’s so true. And uh, Kim, there’s an epidemic of discontent in our society today. And many people feel like they’re uh, maybe in the wrong circumstance of life. That, uh, you know, life has just dealt them a horrible blow or maybe several, and their discontent with their situation, basically.

Kim: Mm-hmm.

Jim: Uh, you face similar feelings after a failed rescue attempt in some cold seawater. It’s a powerful story. And I- I was hoping we would have time to get to this. And I’m glad we have. But describe what that encounter was about. The sea, you came upon something. Um, I know it’s rough to even talk about this, but I think it so illustrates what- the points that we’re making here.

Kim: It does. It does. Uh, my husband and I have a- a ministry where we take people fishing for free. It’s not a business. It’s just a gift that we love to give people that are serving the Lord hard. And we had finished the season and were down to the last two days. And my husband and I were fishing alone. And it was a huge day. Huge tide, huge surf, huge wind and huge waves. No bar in Oregon was passable. You’d be killed. You’d be killed. And so, we were fishing slightly upriver in ocean tidewater. And it was 4:15 in the afternoon. And that’s when I sensed the Holy Spirit saying, “It’s time to leave now. Leave now, right now. You must go. Return to the harbor at once. Go.” And I shared that with Troy, and we reeled up our gear quickly. And he put the mane down. And we started to stream down the river on this very, very turbulent day. And as we rounded this great bend where the river widens, and it’s maybe a mile long of a straight stretch that just turns into a wind tunnel, and the waves were big. And in the distance, I could see something that I just couldn’t make sense of. It was shapes and colors in the water. And I couldn’t make sense of what I was seeing. And I pointed at it, and Troy nodded, and we started to go that direction. And as we approached, he shut the engine down and we just let it drift in the wind. And I- I couldn’t understand what I was seeing. And then it moved. And it was a man in the water. And he was almost unconscious, and I just shouted “Sir, sir, I’ve got you, I’ve got you, you’re gonna be okay, everything’s gonna be okay.” And I grabbed a- a salmon net, and I’m laying on the side of the boat and I got him.  And as I’m guiding him through the wreckage and floating debris, that’s when I can see reams of yellow nylon rope in the water, and it’s around his legs and that rope is connected to the boat and the boat just went underwater. He has seconds to live and I- it was- I could hear the Holy Spirit shouting, “Get the rope off him.” And it was like being electrocuted. And I was like, “Jesus help, Jesus help.” And as I’m drawing him through the wreckage with this net, I said, “I’ve got you, you’re okay, you’re gonna be okay.” And his head rocked back, and I heard him whisper, “But he’s not.” What? What? And I look through the wreckage and I look straight down and I’m drawing him right into another man who I didn’t see who is in the water. And he’s already passed away.

Jim: Hm.

Kim: And I just screamed for Troy, and he just went right over the rail. And I took my man to the back of the boat. And at this point, he’s- he’s unconscious now. He’s leaving this life. And- and I grabbed him by the shoulders of his life jacket, and I’m yelling at him, “Help me, help me.” And he- he can’t. He’s unconscious. And Jesus, I’m praying in words that I know and words that I don’t and begging the Holy Spirit to help. And as only He can, the one who commands the waves, sent a particularly large set that just crushed into the back of the boat and slammed us into the transom. I’m standing on- on a offshore motor mount in seawater, being crushed by waves, but the wave was big enough to lift this man, who was heavy, to a position where I could get him in the boat. Only Jesus can do that. And through a series of supernatural events, we were not drawn out to sea where we all would have died. We were able to get these men back to the marina and all of our efforts of uh, mouth to mouth and CPR and chest compressions. And first responders came, and all of their efforts failed for the one man who had already died. And the other man was rushed to the hospital. And in the aftermath, we received a call the next day, and it was a number we didn’t know. So, Troy put it on speaker, and we heard this thin, emotional voice say, “Uh, hi. You don’t know me, but I’m the man that you pulled from the river yesterday, and I’m alive today because you stopped. Thank you so much for saving my life.” And he said, “I don’t even know your name. Can we just meet so I can say thank you and give you a hug?” And in minutes, we were on the dock in one of the most profound embraces of my life. And what we learned in the aftermath, and the whole point of the story was this: that a healthy man dies in under an hour at water that temperature. These men were both 72 and they had been in the water almost two hours.

Jim: Hm.

Kim: And during that time, not one, not two, but three boats passed them and didn’t stop. And this is the point of this encounter, and what I believe the Lord is saying to everyone who calls themself by Jesus Christ, beautiful name, beloved, there are men and women and children in the water all around you every day. And will you slow down? And will you allow Him to work through you to become that life ring of hope and draw them into the refuge and the rescue that is the love of God? Will you reach for them in their- in their worst time of need and just shouting, “I’ve got you; I’ve got you. Everything’s gonna be okay.” And draw them into the rescue boat of God, the Father’s love, and the redemption of Jesus Christ. This is the Great Commission. And this is what it looks like from heaven. It is my commission. And it is your commission.

Jim: Man, that is so powerful. And what a great picture of what we’re called to do.

Kim: Yes.

Jim: I mean, words seem inadequate to even wrap up right here. But this is what we’re trying to do every day. I mean, this is it. And whether it’s that broken marriage or that pre-born baby, who may or may not get a chance at this life because of a decision.

Kim: Right

Jim: Uh, man, we’re trying to stand in the gap.

Kim: Right.

Jim: And jump in the ocean and pull them to safety. So, Kim, thank you so much. Wow, what a place to end. What a great book, Revival Rising. I think you could feel it. I think you know what Kim is trying to express. And that’s for us to be there, be present and, uh, be ready to rescue. God bless you, Kim.

Kim: Yeah. Thank you so much.

John: And that’ll bring this Focus on the Family conversation with Kim Meeder to a close today.

Jim: Uh, Kim’s passion for Jesus is contagious.

John: Mm-hmm.

Jim: And I’m sure her message helped so many people cast off their fear and brought about a revival in their own hearts. You know, here at Focus on the Family, we want to help you grow in your relationship with the Lord. That’s what it’s all about. Uh, when you have a strong, healthy connection with Him, you can connect better with those you love. We have lots of resources to help you. In fact, Kim’s book, Revival Rising, is a great place to start. You can get that through Focus on the Family. And when you do, all the proceeds go right back into ministry, giving families hope every day.

John: Yeah, we hear from 1000s of people reaching out to Focus on the Family for help through uh, phone, uh, mail and email.

Jim: And we never want to turn anyone away. But we need your help to accomplish that, especially here as we’re heading toward Christmas and the end of the year. God can use your support to provide scripture-based resources and programs to save and strengthen families. When you give a gift of any amount today, we’ll send you a copy of Kim’s book, Revival Rising, and the audio download of this conversation with her as our way of saying thank you. And here’s the exciting part. Through a special year end matching opportunity, your gift will be doubled. And that means you can really have an impact towards saving marriages, rescuing mothers and babies from abortion, equipping parents to raise uh, children who are bold in their faith, and redeeming broken families, offering emotional peace, caring for children in foster care and so much more. Your support is critical so that we can finish the year strong and plan to reach even more families in the coming year. And I’m eager to see how God will work through you and Focus on the Family in 2022.

John: Join the support team, donate as you can and get your copy of Kim’s book, Revival Rising. Uh, all the details are online at focusonthefamily.com/broadcast, or call 800, the letter A, and the word FAMILY. Well, next time we’ll have another Best of 2021 Focus on the Family broadcast uh, with Jodie Berndt helping you learn how to better pray for your children.

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Jodie Berndt: And I would say to that parent, first of all, you’re not alone. God knows exactly how you feel. He’s watched us make the dumbest decisions, walk the wildest paths, um, and He loves your child more than you do.

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Raising a Strong Daughter in a Toxic Culture: 11 Steps to Keep Her Happy, Healthy, and Safe

Meg Meeker has been a pediatrician for more than thirty years, is a mother and a grandmother, and has seen it all. She knows what makes for strong, happy, healthy young women–and what puts our daughters at risk. Combining that experience with her famous common sense, she explains the eleven steps that will help your daughter–whether she’s a toddler or a troubled teen–to achieve her full human potential.

Cherishing Your Spouse Every Day

Do you love your spouse, or do you truly cherish them? Gary Thomas encourages couples to make a daily effort to go beyond the ‘duty’ of love, and combat the natural inclination to drift apart, by choosing to see the best in their spouse.

Mr. Gary Thomas

Gary Thomas is an international speaker and best-selling, award-winning author whose books include Married SexSacred Marriage and Sacred Parenting. He has also written numerous articles for several prominent national magazines. Gary and his wife, Lisa, reside in Texas and have three children. You can learn more about Gary by visiting his website, www.garythomas.com.

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Friends, Partners, and Lovers: What It Takes to Make Your Marriage Work

“Most marriages survive by gritting teeth and holding on. But marriages can and will not only survive but thrive when husbands and wives learn to cherish one another.” Those are the powerful words of bestselling author Gary Thomas in his newest book–Cherish. And in a world desperate for marriage redemption, it is needed now more than ever. Thomas shows that although there are a countless number of marriages consisting of two people just going through the motions, there are real ways this pattern can be reversed: when husbands and wives learn to cherish one another in proven, loving, and everyday actions and words.

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Newest Release - Episode 2: Heroes Providing Hope

Discover the amazing work our PRC’s Directors, Nurses, and Volunteers are making in their communities! You’ll see firsthand testimonies of a PRC in action, and that there are other options outside of abortions! You’ll also discover how your family can support your local PRC!

Yes, I Promise to Pray for the Pre-born and Their Moms!

Will you pray for the pre-born and moms that are facing unexpected pregnancies? We will send you a 7-day prayer guide that will help guide you along this journey with us!! You can even choose to receive this great resource by text!

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Newest Release - Episode 4: Sometimes the Choice is Hard

Hear real life stories of parents who have made the decision to choose life even though the circumstances were overwhelming. You’ll see why “ALL” life is precious to God and why choosing life is always the right decision!

Yes, I Promise to Pray for the Pre-born and Their Moms!

Will you pray for the pre-born and moms that are facing unexpected pregnancies? We will send you a 7-day prayer guide that will help guide you along this journey with us!! You can even choose to receive this great resource by text!

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Newest Release - Episode 3: The Power of a Picture

Have you ever wondered what a baby looked like in the womb? With today’s technology, Moms and Dads can see the baby’s heartbeat, facial expressions, and movements! You’ll find out why more women choose life once they hear their baby’s heartbeat and realize it’s a real living human!

Yes, I Promise to Pray for the Pre-born and Their Moms!

Will you pray for the pre-born and moms that are facing unexpected pregnancies? We will send you a 7-day prayer guide that will help guide you along this journey with us!! You can even choose to receive this great resource by text!

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Newest Release - Episode 5: It’s Going to be Amazing!

After a couple has chosen life, hear the heartwarming stories of children that culture would have cast aside, yet are making tremendous impacts in their communities. Whether the diagnosis was adverse or the circumstances were difficult, these stories will inspire you to come along side of families who have chosen life!

Yes, I Promise to Pray for the Pre-born and Their Moms!

Will you pray for the pre-born and moms that are facing unexpected pregnancies? We will send you a 7-day prayer guide that will help guide you along this journey with us!! You can even choose to receive this great resource by text!

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Newest Release - Episode 6: Families Helping Families!

So, after all you’ve seen through the SeeLife ‘21 Episodic journey; what can you do now? We’ll share how you can partner with some amazing organizations that are making significant impacts in the pro-life movement! You want to Celebrate Life!

Yes, I Promise to Pray for the Pre-born and Their Moms!

Will you pray for the pre-born and moms that are facing unexpected pregnancies? We will send you a 7-day prayer guide that will help guide you along this journey with us!! You can even choose to receive this great resource by text!

Praying Scripture Over Your Child’s Life - Part 2

Jodie Berndt loves to pray for her children. She’s been doing that for the past thirty years. Now she helps other parents to talk to God, asking for the salvation of their kids, and for wisdom, self-discipline, purpose, a future and much more. She offers fun and practical encouragement that moms and dads can put to work immediately in their daily lives as they prepare their children for a life in Christ.

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Jodie Berndt

Jodie Berndt is a public speaker, a Bible teacher, and the the author of 10 books. Find out more about Jodie and get some free resources (including printable prayer cards and calendars) at her website, jodieberndt.com.

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Praying the Scriptures Over Your Children

You will discover how using the Bible to shape your desires and requests opens the door to God’s provision—and frees us from things like worry and fear in our parenting! This expanded edition of the bestseller features updated content on issues like technology and identity, and comes with new material designed to invite children into the family prayer circle. Purchase now and receive 10% off your product.

Effective Habits to Embrace in Parenting

To be an effective parent, you must be a leader in your child’s life, guiding with a gentle hand and setting a solid example. Dr. Randy Schroeder provides the insight you need to be a leader-parent. As he explores the foundational Rs—relationship, routines, responsibilities, and rules—you’ll better understand the role you play in your child’s life. You’ll learn great phrases to employ such as “Either/Or/You Decide” and “When You/Then You”. While there is no perfect parent, this nuts-and-bolts material will equip you to lead your child in a loving, confident manner.

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Dr. Randy Schroeder

Dr. Randy Schroeder has spent more than four decades writing, counseling, speaking, and teaching. For nearly 25 years, he was Vice President of Student Personnel Services, Dean of Students, and a professor of pastoral counseling at Concordia Theological Seminary in Fort Wayne, Ind. He’s also led a successful counseling practice helping individuals, couples, and families to thrive in their lives and relationships.

Cover image of Dr. Randall Schroeder's book "Simple Habits for Effective Parenting"

Simple Habits for Effective Parenting

Effective parenting is now within your grasp! With this inspiring how-to comprehensive book, achieve extraordinary results in raising a child to be self-assured, self-reliant, and responsible! You will be able to successfully lead and lovingly encourage your child toward a Godly life!

The Spiritual Battle for Your Marriage

God designed marriage to reflect His love to the world; and because of this, the enemy wants to destroy God’s beautiful design. Based on his book, Defending Your Marriage, Dr. Tim and Noreen Muehlhoff share about the reality of spiritual warfare against marriages, and how to combat the enemy’s lies with the truth of God. Couples will be encouraged that they’re not alone in the fight for a godly marriage and better equipped to be a shining example for the world around them.

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Dr. Tim and Mrs. Noreen Muehlhoff

Dr. Tim Muehlhoff is a professor of communication at Biola University in La Mirada, California where he teaches classes in family communication, interpersonal communication, apologetics, gender, and conflict resolution.  Tim and his wife, Noreen, are both on staff with Biola’s Center for Marriage and Relationships  where he is a co-host of The Art of Relationship podcast. 

Defending Your Marriage

Is your marriage under attack? Sometimes it can feel like the world is trying to tear your marriage apart. Internal conflicts or external pressures might make you wonder if something sinister is going on. How can you tell if you’re facing spiritual opposition? And what can you do about it? Tim Muehlhoff provides a straightforward resource for protecting your marriage from the threats of the evil one. He looks at what Scripture says about spiritual warfare and how our everyday struggles have deeper spiritual realities. And he provides practical steps for guarding our marriages with the whole armor of God.

Reigniting Your Passion for Jesus - Part 1

For those of faith whose passion has waned over time, Kim Meeder will reinspire you in your relationship with Jesus Christ as she tells powerful, true stories about God that will spark renewed joy in your heart and encourage you to share the Gospel with others.

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Kim Meeder

Kim Meeder and her husband, Troy, are the co-founders of Crystal Peaks Youth Ranch, a non-profit organization in Bend, Oregon, that rescues abused horses and pairs them with hurting kids for mutual healing. Kim is a popular motivational speaker and the author of a half dozen books including Hope Rising and Bridge Called Hope, which feature inspirational stories from her ranch.

Revival Rising

With enthusiasm that will set ablaze your passion to reach the hurting, Kim Meeder encourages you to let the holy fire of God’s presence fill your heart, soul, mind and strength. As your fear and pride melt away, those around you who are losing their battle for hope will be transformed by encountering His redeeming love in you. This–this is revival rising.

Reigniting Your Passion for Jesus - Part 2

For those of faith whose passion has waned over time, Kim Meeder will reinspire you in your relationship with Jesus Christ as she tells powerful, true stories about God that will spark renewed joy in your heart and encourage you to share the Gospel with others.

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Kim Meeder

Kim Meeder and her husband, Troy, are the co-founders of Crystal Peaks Youth Ranch, a non-profit organization in Bend, Oregon, that rescues abused horses and pairs them with hurting kids for mutual healing. Kim is a popular motivational speaker and the author of a half dozen books including Hope Rising and Bridge Called Hope, which feature inspirational stories from her ranch.

Revival Rising

With enthusiasm that will set ablaze your passion to reach the hurting, Kim Meeder encourages you to let the holy fire of God’s presence fill your heart, soul, mind and strength. As your fear and pride melt away, those around you who are losing their battle for hope will be transformed by encountering His redeeming love in you. This–this is revival rising.

Mothers and Sons: Being a Godly Influence - Part 2

Rhonda Stoppe describes her early motherhood challenges of raising a son, which was intimidating to her. She found help through group of older women mentors. She urges moms to see their role as ministry in shaping sons to be good and godly men. Rhonda outlines several practical suggestions to moms about spiritual training, how to communicate with boys, and supporting the father-son relationship as a wife.

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Rhonda Stoppe

Drawing upon 35 years of experience as a mentor, pastor’s wife, and homeschool mom, Rhonda Stoppe offers encouragement and guidance to women as an author and public speaker. She is popularly known as the “No Regrets Woman,” as she is especially passionate about helping women live life without regrets. Rhonda’s books include Moms Raising Sons to Be MenReal Life Romance, and The Marriage Mentor, which she co-authored with her husband, Steve.

Cover image of Rhonda Stoppe's book "Moms Raising Sons to be Men"

Moms Raising Sons to Be Men

Mothers of boys have the special calling to shape future men of God. Popular speaker Rhonda Stoppe, mom to two sons, knows this opportunity is a challenge, a joy, and probably the most important work of a woman’s life. Drawing from years of experience, this inspirational resource will revive the faithfulness and fortitude a woman needs to partner with God as they shape the character and heart of a future godly man.

Identifying Triggers in Your Marriage - Part 2

They were both convinced they had married the wrong person. From almost the very beginning of their marriage, Amber and Guy Lia experienced various tensions and personality clashes related to house cleaning, backseat driving, workaholism, and intimacy. In this two-day Focus on the Family broadcast, Amber and Guy discuss how they bravely faced the triggers head-on, and committed to working on their own relationships with Jesus. As you listen to the Lia’s story, you’ll feel hope that you, too, can see real marriage transformation!

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Mr. and Mrs. Guy and Amber Lia and Mrs. Jean Daly

Amber Lia is a work-at-home mom, blogger, public speaker, and co-author of two best-selling books. Her husband, Guy, is a former TV, feature film, and VFX development and production executive who has worked on popular TV shows and films. Guy and Amber own Storehouse Media Group, a faith- and family-friendly TV and film production company based in Los Angeles,

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Marriage Triggers: How You and Your Spouse Can Exchange Angry Reactions for Gentle Biblical Responses

A husband-wife team offers practical advice for married couples to end the cycle of reactionary arguments by examining the most common issues that trigger disagreements and apply God’s Word to radically transform relationships.

What to Do When You're Not Okay - Part 2

Life can be pretty stressful. Between work, relationships, and other obligations, the pressure builds, and we lose sight of who we are. Counselor Debra Fileta helps you better understand your emotions, assess your mental, physical, and spiritual health, and intentionally pursue a path to wellbeing. In dealing with anxiety, depression, and panic attacks, Debra understands the importance of self-examination as well as the benefits of seeking professional help. She offers biblically-based advice, tools, and encouragement to help you get on a path toward healing and wholeness.

Author Debra Fileta in the Focus on the Family broadcast studio

Mrs. Debra Fileta

Debra Fileta is a licensed professional counselor specializing in relationship and marital issues. She is also a public speaker and the author of multiple books, including Married SexChoosing Marriage: Why It Has to Start With We > Me, Love in Every Season, and Are You Really OK: Getting Real About Who You Are, How You’re Doing, and Why It Matters. Debra’s popular relationship advice blog, TrueLoveDates.com, and her Love + Relationships podcast reach millions of people each year offering guidance on topics including love, sex, and marriage. Debra resides in Pennsylvania with her husband, John, and their four children.

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Are You Really OK: Getting Real About Who You Are

In Are You Really OK? author and licensed counselor Debra Fileta challenges you to get real with who you are and how you’re doing spiritually, emotionally, mentally, and physically so you can recognize where you need growth and healing.

Embracing Your Role as a Spouse

As a spouse, you have three roles to play—a friend, a partner, and a lover. On this one-day Focus on the Family broadcast, Pastor Kevin A. Thompson explores those different roles and challenges you to live them out by investing emotionally, physically, and mentally in your relationship. As friends, he suggests we learn to play and laugh together. As partners, he equips us with solid ways to handle conflict and communication. As lovers, he offers some thoughts on how to bring back the sizzle. He shares five keys to saving your marriage: humility, respect, mercy, communication, and resilience. You’ll be encouraged to intentionally invest in your marriage.

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Pastor Kevin Thompson

Kevin A. Thompson (MDiv, Beeson Divinity School) is lead pastor at Community Bible Church, a growing multi-site church with four locations in western Arkansas. Every year he meets with nearly one hundred couples with a range of needs, from pre-marital counseling to navigating the most serious betrayals. A marriage and parenting conference speaker, he and his wife, Jenny, have two children and live in Fort Smith, Arkansas. He blogs at kevinathompson.com.

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Friends, Partners, and Lovers: What It Takes to Make Your Marriage Work

With engaging stories and clear, simple language, pastor Kevin Thompson shows how to live out three distinct roles in marraige. Using solid biblical principles, he helps you and your spouse grow your friendship, be supportive partners through the good times and the bad, and develop a healthy and satisfying sex life.

Sharing Your Faith with Grace and Purpose

You can confidently and lovingly share your faith—you just need to learn some new tactics to do so! In this Focus on the Family Daily Broadcast, apologist Greg Koukl outlines the “Columbo” tactic of asking questions, the “self-defeating argument” tactic to find holes in your opponent’s arguments, and other specific methods for engaging in faith-building conversations with others. Greg pulls from his over 30 years of experience debating atheists and agnostics to help you share your faith with grace and truth.

Mr. Greg Koukl

Greg Koukl is a writer, public speaker and talk show host who’s spent 30 years advocating for and defending the Christian worldview. Greg has written or contributed to 15 books, including The Story of RealityTactics, and Precious Unborn Human Persons. Greg has published nearly 230 articles and has spoken on 80 college and university campuses in the U.S. and abroad.

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Tactics, 10th Anniversary Edition: A Game Plan for Discussing Your Christian Convictions

In a world increasingly indifferent to Christian truth, followers of Christ need to be equipped to communicate with those who do not speak their language or accept their source of authority. In Tactics, 10th Anniversary Edition, Gregory Koukl demonstrates how to artfully regain control of conversations, keeping them moving forward in constructive ways through thoughtful diplomacy. You’ll learn how to stop challengers in their tracks and how to turn the tables on questions or provocative statements. Most important, you’ll learn how to get people thinking about Jesus.

Understanding the Root of Your Child's Misbehavior - Part 1

Often, children act out because they are used to getting attention through bad behavior. Dr. Kevin Leman offers advice to help parents transform their child’s behavior. He discusses the benefits of allowing your kids to learn from real-life consequences and describes the importance of understanding your child’s temperament based on his birth order.

Dr. Kevin Leman

Dr. Kevin Leman

Dr. Kevin Leman is an internationally known family psychologist and an award-winning, New York Times best-selling author. He is also a popular public speaker and media personality who has made countless guest appearances on numerous radio and TV programs. Dr. Leman has written more than 50 books including The Birth Order BookHave a New Kid by Friday and Making Children Mind Without Losing Yours.

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Why Your Kids Misbehave and What to Do about It

Tantrums. Talking back. Throwing toys or food. Meltdowns. Slamming doors. Kids know just how to push your buttons. You’ve tried all sorts of methods, but nothing seems to work. In this book, Dr. Kevin Leman reveals exactly why kids misbehave and how you can turn that behavior around with practical, no-nonsense strategies that really work . . . and are a long-term win for both of you.

Giving up Sugar, Tasting God's Goodness

As a latchkey kid, Wendy Speake turned to sugar for comfort. Every Friday, she would pedal to the candy show and use her allowance to fill her bag with candy. And one day, when she was older and a mom of three young boys, she came to realize that she was still “pedaling” away from her stress and using sugar as comfort, instead of turning to Jesus. She was joyless, worn out, tired, and in need of a change. In this interview, Wendy will challenge Christians to take 40 days to focus on fasting from something they turn to instead of Jesus for comfort. She invited people to break free from a dependence on sugar and taste the goodness of God.

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Mrs. Wendy Speake

With a background in Hollywood as a trained actress, Wendy Speake ministers to women as a bible teacher by applying the power of drama, poetry and comedy to the study of Scripture and real-life application of biblical truths. She has co-authored two books with Amber Lia titled Triggers: Exchanging Parents’ Angry Reactions for Gentle Biblical Responses and their latest, Parenting Scripts: When What You’re Saying Isn’t Working, Say Something New. Wendy is also the co-author (with Kelli Stuart) of Life Creative: Inspiration for Today’s Renaissance Mom.

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The 40-Day Sugar Fast: Where Physical Detox Meets Spiritual Transformation

Welcome to the 40-Day Sugar Fast, a fast that begins with us giving Jesus our sugar and ends with Jesus giving us himself–the only thing that can ever truly satisfy our soul’s deep hunger. On this 40-day journey you’ll learn how to stop fixating on food and other things you use to fill the voids in life and instead fix your eyes on Christ. Anyone who runs to sugar for comfort or a reward, who eats mindlessly or out of boredom, who feels physically and spiritually lethargic, or who struggles with self-control will discover here not only freedom from their cravings but an entirely new appetite for the good things God has for us.

Understanding the Root of Your Child's Misbehavior - Part 2

Often, children act out because they are used to getting attention through bad behavior. Dr. Kevin Leman offers advice to help parents transform their child’s behavior. He discusses the benefits of allowing your kids to learn from real-life consequences and describes the importance of understanding your child’s temperament based on his birth order.

Dr. Kevin Leman

Dr. Kevin Leman

Dr. Kevin Leman is an internationally known family psychologist and an award-winning, New York Times best-selling author. He is also a popular public speaker and media personality who has made countless guest appearances on numerous radio and TV programs. Dr. Leman has written more than 50 books including The Birth Order BookHave a New Kid by Friday and Making Children Mind Without Losing Yours.

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Why Your Kids Misbehave and What to Do about It

Tantrums. Talking back. Throwing toys or food. Meltdowns. Slamming doors. Kids know just how to push your buttons. You’ve tried all sorts of methods, but nothing seems to work. In this book, Dr. Kevin Leman reveals exactly why kids misbehave and how you can turn that behavior around with practical, no-nonsense strategies that really work . . . and are a long-term win for both of you.

Loving Your Spouse Through the Seasons of Marriage - Part 2

Debra Fileta has identified the four seasons of marriage that correspond with our natural seasons – spring (new life and new love), summer (things get hot!), fall (showing our true colors), and winter (long days ahead). In this interview, she will help couples better understand the four seasons of healthy relationships, what to expect during each one, and how to carefully navigate them for a stronger marriage.

Author Debra Fileta in the Focus on the Family broadcast studio

Debra Fileta

Debra Fileta is a licensed professional counselor specializing in relationship and marital issues. She is also a public speaker and the author of multiple books, including Married SexChoosing Marriage: Why It Has to Start With We > Me, Love in Every Season, and Are You Really OK: Getting Real About Who You Are, How You’re Doing, and Why It Matters. Debra’s popular relationship advice blog, TrueLoveDates.com, and her Love + Relationships podcast reach millions of people each year offering guidance on topics including love, sex, and marriage.

Love in Every Season: Understanding the Four Stages of a Healthy Relationship

Every relationship goes through four life-changing seasons: Spring. Summer. Fall. Winter. Each season plays an important role in taking your relationship to the next level. And depending on how you navigate each season, your relationship will either flourish and grow, or it will slowly die. Whether you’re single, dating, engaged or married, join licensed professional counselor and relationship expert, Debra Fileta as she takes you on an eye-opening psychological and spiritual journey through the four seasons that she has observed in every healthy relationship.

Reconciling Faith and Science in a Medical Crisis

Dr. Lee Warren is a neurosurgeon who has faced many heavy challenges in his life – from serving in the Iraq War to removing deadly brain tumors to experiencing the loss of a teenage son. He’ll share about his difficult quest to find answers to some of life’s toughest questions, while holding onto his faith in God and the sure hope of heaven

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Dr. Lee Warren

W. Lee Warren, M.D., is a brain surgeon , inventor, Iraq War veteran, and author of I’ve Seen the End of You: A Neurosurgeon’s Look at Faith, Doubt, and the Things We Think We Know, winner of the Christian Book Award®. His previous book, No Place to Hide, was included on the 2015 U.S. Air Force Chief of Staff’s Recommended Reading List. Dr. Warren has appeared on The 700 Club and the CBS Evening News, and his writings have been featured in Guideposts magazine. His Dr. Lee Warren Podcast, which is heard in more than 60 countries, helps listeners use the power of neuroscience, faith, and common sense to change their lives.

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I've Seen the End of You: A Neurosurgeon's Look at Faith, Doubt, and the Things We Think We Know

This gripping inspirational memoir grapples with the tension between faith and science—and between death and hope—as a seasoned neurosurgeon faces insurmountable odds and grief both in the office and at home.

Praying Scripture Over Your Child’s Life - Part 1

Jodie Berndt loves to pray for her children. She’s been doing that for the past thirty years. Now she helps other parents to talk to God, asking for the salvation of their kids, and for wisdom, self-discipline, purpose, a future and much more. She offers fun and practical encouragement that moms and dads can put to work immediately in their daily lives as they prepare their children for a life in Christ.

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Jodie Berndt

Jodie Berndt is a public speaker, a Bible teacher, and the the author of 10 books. Find out more about Jodie and get some free resources (including printable prayer cards and calendars) at her website, jodieberndt.com.

Cover image of Jodie Berndt's book "Praying the Scriptures for Your Children"

Praying the Scriptures Over Your Children

You will discover how using the Bible to shape your desires and requests opens the door to God’s provision—and frees us from things like worry and fear in our parenting! This expanded edition of the bestseller features updated content on issues like technology and identity, and comes with new material designed to invite children into the family prayer circle. Purchase now and receive 10% off your product.

Mothers and Sons: Being a Godly Influence - Part 1

Rhonda Stoppe describes her early motherhood challenges of raising a son, which was intimidating to her. She found help through group of older women mentors. She urges moms to see their role as ministry in shaping sons to be good and godly men. Rhonda outlines several practical suggestions to moms about spiritual training, how to communicate with boys, and supporting the father-son relationship as a wife.

Headshot of Rhonda Stoppe

Rhonda Stoppe

Drawing upon 35 years of experience as a mentor, pastor’s wife, and homeschool mom, Rhonda Stoppe offers encouragement and guidance to women as an author and public speaker. She is popularly known as the “No Regrets Woman,” as she is especially passionate about helping women live life without regrets. Rhonda’s books include Moms Raising Sons to Be MenReal Life Romance, and The Marriage Mentor, which she co-authored with her husband, Steve.

Cover image of Rhonda Stoppe's book "Moms Raising Sons to be Men"

Moms Raising Sons to Be Men

Mothers of boys have the special calling to shape future men of God. Popular speaker Rhonda Stoppe, mom to two sons, knows this opportunity is a challenge, a joy, and probably the most important work of a woman’s life. Drawing from years of experience, this inspirational resource will revive the faithfulness and fortitude a woman needs to partner with God as they shape the character and heart of a future godly man.

Identifying Triggers in Your Marriage Part 1

They were both convinced they had married the wrong person. From almost the very beginning of their marriage, Amber and Guy Lia experienced various tensions and personality clashes related to house cleaning, backseat driving, workaholism, and intimacy. In this two-day Focus on the Family broadcast, Amber and Guy discuss how they bravely faced the triggers head-on, and committed to working on their own relationships with Jesus. As you listen to the Lia’s story, you’ll feel hope that you, too, can see real marriage transformation!

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Mr. and Mrs. Guy and Amber Lia and Mrs. Jean Daly

Amber Lia is a work-at-home mom, blogger, public speaker, and co-author of two best-selling books. Her husband, Guy, is a former TV, feature film, and VFX development and production executive who has worked on popular TV shows and films. Guy and Amber own Storehouse Media Group, a faith- and family-friendly TV and film production company based in Los Angeles,

Cover image of the book "Marriage Triggers" by Guy and Amber Lia

Marriage Triggers: How You and Your Spouse Can Exchange Angry Reactions for Gentle Biblical Responses

A husband-wife team offers practical advice for married couples to end the cycle of reactionary arguments by examining the most common issues that trigger disagreements and apply God’s Word to radically transform relationships.

What to Do When You're Not Okay - Part 1

Life can be pretty stressful. Between work, relationships, and other obligations, the pressure builds, and we lose sight of who we are. Counselor Debra Fileta helps you better understand your emotions, assess your mental, physical, and spiritual health, and intentionally pursue a path to wellbeing. In dealing with anxiety, depression, and panic attacks, Debra understands the importance of self-examination as well as the benefits of seeking professional help. She offers biblically-based advice, tools, and encouragement to help you get on a path toward healing and wholeness.

Author Debra Fileta in the Focus on the Family broadcast studio

Mrs. Debra Fileta

Debra Fileta is a licensed professional counselor specializing in relationship and marital issues. She is also a public speaker and the author of multiple books, including Married SexChoosing Marriage: Why It Has to Start With We > Me, Love in Every Season, and Are You Really OK: Getting Real About Who You Are, How You’re Doing, and Why It Matters. Debra’s popular relationship advice blog, TrueLoveDates.com, and her Love + Relationships podcast reach millions of people each year offering guidance on topics including love, sex, and marriage. Debra resides in Pennsylvania with her husband, John, and their four children.

Are You Really Okay?

Are You Really OK: Getting Real About Who You Are

In Are You Really OK? author and licensed counselor Debra Fileta challenges you to get real with who you are and how you’re doing spiritually, emotionally, mentally, and physically so you can recognize where you need growth and healing.

Navigating a Toxic Culture with Your Daughter - Part 1

As a pediatrician, Dr. Meg Meeker has seen thousands of girls come through her office through the years. They struggle with eating issues, sexual identity, social media…and many other challenges in this toxic culture. Dr. Meeker will encourage parents to invest love and time in their daughters and develop their character to give them the best opportunity for a bright future, all rooted in a spiritual foundation. The discussion also includes healthy feminism vs. toxic feminism

Mrs. Meg Meeker

Dr. Meg Meeker is a pediatrician who is widely recognized as one of the country’s leading authorities on parenting, teens and children’s health. With appearances on numerous nationally syndicated radio and TV programs, her popularity as a an expert on key issues confronting families has created a strong following across America. Her work with countless families over the years served as the inspiration behind her best-selling books which include Strong Fathers, Strong DaughtersStrong Mothers, Strong Sons and The Ten Habits of Happy Mothers

Cover image of Dr. Meg Meeker's book "Raising a Strong Daughter in a Toxic Culture"

Raising a Strong Daughter in a Toxic Culture: 11 Steps to Keep Her Happy, Healthy, and Safe

Meg Meeker has been a pediatrician for more than thirty years, is a mother and a grandmother, and has seen it all. She knows what makes for strong, happy, healthy young women–and what puts our daughters at risk. Combining that experience with her famous common sense, she explains the eleven steps that will help your daughter–whether she’s a toddler or a troubled teen–to achieve her full human potential.

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Newest Release - Episode 1: The Truth About Life!

In this episode, we will tackle tough questions like, “When does life begin?” and “What does the Bible
say about Life?” You’ll discover and understand the stages of pre-born life and that babies are more than
just a clump of cells!

Yes, I Promise to Pray for the Pre-born and Their Moms!

Will you pray for the pre-born and moms that are facing unexpected pregnancies? We will send you a 7-day prayer guide that will help guide you along this journey with us!! You can even choose to receive this great resource by text!