Faith In Life

Focus on the Family Commentary

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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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Enjoying Life in God-Honoring Ways (Part 1 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 1 of 2)

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Focus on the Family Minute

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Feeding the Hungry

It may sound like odd advice, but we live in a world where hunger abounds and so do opportunities to serve! Listen to the full program here.

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Focus on the Family Commentary

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A Heart for All

How about an idea for making the world around you just a little happier?  It’s easier than you think to find a way to let the people around you know that they matter.

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Focus on the Family Minute

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The More Things Change

The more things change, the more they stay the same. Hollywood producer Mark Burnett gained some timely insights while filming the Bible for TV and film. Listen to the full program here.

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Focus on the Family Minute

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Christians Only

If you only have Christians in your life, something’s wrong.  Author Ellie Lofaro explains how this idea played out for her family. Listen to the full program here.

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Focus on the Family Commentary

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The Drop Box

People these days talk about protecting society’s weak and helpless.  But I’d like to introduce you to a man who lives it every day, Pastor Lee.

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Focus on the Family Minute

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Plugging In Your Heart

Are you living your life with purpose? Life coach Matt Heard recently met with a dying man troubled by the question. Listen to the full program here.

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Focus on the Family Commentary

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Give Up or Press Forward?

Here’s a story that serves as a good reminder that the way we see the world around us has a strong effect on how we respond to it.

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The Drop Box: Saving Babies, Changing Lives

Film producer Brian Ivie and Focus on the Family's Kelly Rosati discuss the upcoming movie The Drop Box, a moving documentary about a South Korean pastor who has rescued hundreds of abandoned babies, many of whom have disabilities.

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Finding Joy in Life

Best-selling author and life coach Valorie Burton discusses her former struggle with depression and explains how she learned to find joy and happiness in her life.

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Do You Want to Be Healed?

Everybody wants a better life, right?  Well, yes and no.

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Focus on the Family Minute

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Say No Quickly

In your heart you know you should say no, but you feel pressured to say “Yes!”  Lysa TerKeurst shares a secret. Listen to the full program here.

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Focus on the Family Minute

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Overwhelmed Schedule, Underwhelmed Soul

Life is busy and it’s easy to over commit.  Lysa TerKeurst shares how you can see the spiritual side of saying yes to too many things. Listen to the full program here.

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Focus on the Family Minute

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Creation Connection

Creation shows off God’s glory. In her work as director of Crystal Peaks Youth Ranch, Kim Meeder sees the glory of creation everyday. Listen to the full program here.

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Focus on the Family Commentary

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Wounds of a Friend

You probably consider yourself a fairly rational person.  But here’s the true test.  How do you react when a trusted friend challenges you about choices you’re making?

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Focus on the Family Minute

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Sense of Entitlement

“God owes me. I’ve been faithful to Him. Aren’t I entitled to something in return?”  Kim Meeder, director of Crystal Peaks Youth Ranch, sees this attitude in our culture today. Listen to the full program here.

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Helping Asylum Seekers in the Middle East

Through our affiliate office in the Middle East, Focus on the Family is helping refugees and those displaced by the events caused by ISIS. 

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Helping Asylum Seekers in the Middle East: December Update

Sami Yacoub

As we near Christmas, Sami Yacoub shares an update from the work he is doing in helping refugees and those displaced by the situation caused by ISIS.

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3 Ways to Help Refugees in the Middle East

Sami Yacoub

Sami Yacoub, regional director of Focus on the Family Middle East, shares his experience working with displaced families and refugees in the Middle East and three ways you can help.

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Focus on the Family Broadcast

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Overcoming the Obstacles of Cerebral Palsy (Part 2 of 2)

Lisa Sexton discusses her experiences with raising her special needs son, Tyler. Lisa and Tyler also share their amazing story of how, with God's help, Tyler was able to overcome his limitations and pursue a medical degree. (Part 2 of 2)

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Overcoming the Obstacles of Cerebral Palsy (Part 1 of 2)

Lisa Sexton discusses her experiences with raising her special needs son, Tyler. Lisa and Tyler also share their amazing story of how, with God's help, Tyler was able to overcome his limitations and pursue a medical degree. (Part 1 of 2)

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Focus on the Family Broadcast

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Serving God in Our Culture

Christian hip hop artist Lecrae explains how important it is for us to break down the wall between "sacred" and "secular," and to be living representations of Christ in every aspect of culture.

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