Get Smart About Your Blended Family

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Ministering to Blended Families

Blended Family

“The church needs to be more involved in blended family ministry.” –Dr. Gary Chapman, author of The Five Love Languages
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Blended Family Videos
The Smart Stepfamily DVD
The Smart Stepfamily DVD

Stepfamily author and expert Ron L. Deal will help you discover the key steps to building a healthy stepfamily. For small groups, personal home study, or dating couples.

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Blended Family Audio
Finding Realistic Expectations 4/24/12

Roll up your sleeves and put on your apron. You're about to do some cooking! Marriage and family therapist Ron Deal will tell you how to blend a stepfamily so that it comes out just right!

The Myth of the Ideal Stepfamily 4/23/12

Family therapist Ron Deal talks honestly about the challenges stepfamilies face and gives advice on overcoming some of the most common hurdles of stepfamily life.

Blending a Family 12/14/12

Blended Family Expert Ron Deal joins Rob and Rhonda Bugh as they explore the challenges and opportunities associated with blending families after the death of a spouse.

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