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The Secret to Marriage

The Secret to My Marriage

One simple concept will guide you into the relationship you always wanted to have.

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Caring for Older Parents

Caring for Older Parents: Heeding the Fifth Commandment

Whatever problems may develop, my commitment is to do whatever it takes to help my parents, respect them, and honor them.

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There She Is: Miss America, #MeToo, and Your Kids

Brava, Miss America, for eliminating a bit of the external from the ideal. And let’s not stop there. What does it look like for each of us to disregard the bigger “swimsuit competition” far deeper within?

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7 Reasons I'm Thankful for My Husband This Father's Day

7 Reasons I’m Thankful for My Husband This Father’s Day

Our kids would only be half as awesome, half as cool, and half as strong without you. And quite frankly, so would I.

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10 Ways to Help Your Kids Honor Their Dad

Use your position as a mother to inspire your children to honor their father this Father’s Day and over the years.

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7 ideas for engaging with your kids this Summer.

7 Ideas for Engaging With Your Kids This Summer

The school year is filled with other obligations, but the summer belongs to us.

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Why Sex Matters

Why Sex Matters

Married couples who have sex regularly live longer, have better heart health, enjoy a deeper connection, and can let go of annoyances easier.

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Loving Your Mom the Way She Needs It

Loving Your Mom the Way She Needs It

It’s not about how you feel most equipped to love her, but how she will feel the most loved.

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4 Reminders for the Weary Mom on Mother’s Day

This day was made for you—the tired and weary warrior mom who faithfully trudges on even when no one seems to notice.

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It’s Showtime!

FamilyLife’s first feature film, Like Arrows, is coming to a theater near you, but this week only!

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Stepparenting

Grafting: A Painful but Beautiful Process for Blended Families

Your stepfamily may have another river to cross and a few more battles to face, but don’t give up—significant rewards lie ahead.

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Stepparenting Law

Stepparenting and the Law

Even though the legal rights of a stepparent over his or her stepchildren is limited, love is not limited.

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Extending Love and Grace to Outsiders in Blended Families

Extending Love and Grace to Outsiders in Blended Families

God showed His love for us by bringing the outsider in, and that’s how Christians should love the “extended” members of stepfamilies.

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Like Arrows Movie

‘Like Arrows’ Is an Unlikely Winner

Director Kevin Peeples explains that the project didn’t even start out as a movie.

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I Want My Child to Be an ‘Alien’

Helping a child understand this world is not our home.

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Ministering to Parents in Your Church

A creative way to connect with couples early in their parenting journey and establish a loving, caring relationship.

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5 Ways to Use ‘Like Arrows’ to Impact Families

We need your help to spread the new film’s message about godly parenting.

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Respecting Your Son’s Desire to Provide and Protect

God put inside every boy something that stirs him to be brave and protective.

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The Story Behind FamilyLife’s New Film, ‘Like Arrows’

Bob Lepine answers behind-the-scenes questions about the movie.

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‘This is Us’ Is All of Us

Everyone has a family. And every family has a story.

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Does Prayer Really Do Any Good?

It’s easy to become cynical or weary about the act of prayer.

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They Were Living in Survival Mode

For Dusk and Amy Bennett, the early years of marriage started like they do for most couples: They learned to adjust to each other’s habits and preferences. They shared their…

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7 Things the Easter Story Teaches Us About Marriage

The purpose of your marriage is to reflect the fullness of God in an increasingly empty world.

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Divorced Parents Can Co-Parent Peacefully

Divorced parents should constantly evaluate themselves and ask if their behavior is helping or hurting their children.

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Asperger Syndrome How Can You Help

What You Need To Know Max struggles to connect with others. He talks at people rather than with them. He has an obsessive interest in the weather and talks constantly…

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Rape Recovery

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW Rape is an invasive event of traumatic evil. You were victimized, and now you are suffering. Before we talk about anything else, you need to…

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Bipolar Disorder Mood Swings Mania and Manic-Depression

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW We all have mood swings. Sometimes on rainy days we may feel gloomy, and on bright cloudless mornings we often wake up with energy and…

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What Does it Take to Change?

How does God grow and change us while we live here on earth? What has Christ given to help me with that tough conversation with my spouse last Tuesday night?…

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Can People Really Change

Can people really change—not just on the surface, but deep down? Paul Tripp: Not only can people change, they do. Jesus came so that human beings who were stuck would…

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Counterfeit Hopes Five Myths About Change

We live in a culture of false promises—a world that promises us we can avoid chaos, live in freedom, and keep our own agenda and pride intact. When you are…

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