Faith In Life

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The Path of Endurance

In memory of Elisabeth Elliot who recently passed away, we present a recording of one of her speeches in which she recounts her romance with martyred missionary Jim Elliot and explains how they learned one of the most important lessons of their lives – nothing is worth living for unless it's worth dying for.

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Pursuing the Prodigal

Bible teacher Ray VanderLaan shares his heart about the mission of Christ-followers today. The same mission that Jesus carried out. Listen to the full program here.

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Focus on the Family Weekend

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Giving and Receiving God's Grace and Fun Ideas to Make Your Summer Memorable

In Part 1 of this weekend's program, humorist Phil Callaway encourages listeners to live life with G.R.A.C.E. – an acronym that stands for Grateful, Relational, Amazed, Compassionate and Expectant.



In Part 2, author Kathi Lipp offers suggestions to moms for planning summer activities the whole family will enjoy.



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Praying Grandmas

Worship leader and songwriter Dennis Jernigan says he’s experienced the power of prayer. Listen to the full program here.

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Fighting for Freedom

On this national holiday, we pay tribute to those who have defended our freedoms.  Dick Korthals was one of thousands who did so. Listen to the full program here.

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Be Open to Interruptions

Most of us want to live easy, comfortable lives on the schedule we want. Erin Davis challenges us to learn from Jesus’ example… Listen to the full program here.

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Focus on the Family Minute

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Jesus and Sports

Sometimes sports can bring out the worst in us! Phil Callaway explains…. Listen to the full program here.

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Giving and Receiving God's Grace

Humorist Phil Callaway encourages listeners to live life with G.R.A.C.E. – an acronym that stands for Grateful, Relational, Amazed, Compassionate and Expectant.

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The Power of Persistent Prayer

Pastor and author John Snyder describes how persistent prayer has strengthened his faith as he has struggled with a vision problem for much of his life, and he encourages listeners to likewise persist in prayer and trust in God for all things. 

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Feeding the Hungry

Lorie Newman: When I was in college studying to be a teacher, I remember one of my professors saying, “Always keep a jar of peanut butter and crackers in your desk drawer.” Listen to the full program here.

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Caring for the Least of These

Author Lorie Newman describes how serving those less fortunate than ourselves can become a regular part of our everyday lives in a discussion based on her book, A Cup of Cold Water in His Name: 60 Ways to Care for the Needy.

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Focus on the Family Weekend

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Enjoying Life in God-Honoring Ways

This weekend, author Gary Thomas explains how many Christians have come to associate pleasure with the evils of this world and reminds us that God actually created pleasure because He enjoys giving us good things. Gary encourages Christian families to make their homes a place of joy, especially for the children of the family. 

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Focus on the Family Minute

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Living the Way

Do we have the courage to truly impact the world for Christ? Os Guinness offers this perspective on how we should live… Listen to the full program here.

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Reviving the Church to Change the World (Part 2 of 2)

Author Os Guinness discusses the need for today's Christian church to experience a spiritual revival if it is to be truly effective in changing the world for Jesus Christ. (Part 2 of 2)

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Being Salt and Light

Do others see Christ in you?  Os Guinness challenges Christians to be people of impact, right where we are… Listen to the full program here.

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Reviving the Church to Change the World (Part 1 of 2)

Author Os Guinness discusses the need for today's Christian church to experience a spiritual revival if it is to be truly effective in changing the world for Jesus Christ. (Part 1 of 2)

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Choosing to be Joyful (Part 2 of 2)

Popular speaker and author Luci Swindoll encourages listeners to find joy in life as she shares humorous memories from her childhood and illustrates how her family experiences inspired her to develop a zest for living abundantly and a deep thirst for wisdom. (Part 2 of 2)

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Shine Your Light

Your life can make a difference to those around you. Luci Swindoll shares an analogy. Listen to the full program here.

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Choosing to be Joyful (Part 1 of 2)

Popular speaker and author Luci Swindoll encourages listeners to find joy in life as she shares humorous memories from her childhood and illustrates how her family experiences inspired her to develop a zest for living abundantly and a deep thirst for wisdom. (Part 1 of 2)

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Enjoying Life in God-Honoring Ways (Part 2 of 2)

Author Gary Thomas explains how many Christians have come to associate pleasure with the evils of this world and reminds us that God actually created pleasure because He enjoys giving us good things. Gary encourages Christian families to make their homes a place of joy, especially for the children of the family. (Part 2 of 2)

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The Selfless Way

We may as well admit it: We all have a selfish streak.  And that’s what makes true happiness so hard to find.  Because it’s all about giving to others, not taking from them.

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God’s Gift of Pleasure

Everyone enjoys pleasure, but why do we often feel guilty about it?!  Gary Thomas wants to remind us that healthy gratification is a gift from God that we’re meant to enjoy. Listen to the full program here.

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