Tim Muehlhoff

Tim Muehlhoff (PhD, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill) is a professor of communication at Biola University in La Mirada, California, where he teaches classes in family communication, interpersonal communication, persuasion, and gender. He is the author of I Beg to Differ and Marriage Forecasting, and the coauthor of The God Conversation, Authentic Communication, and Winsome Persuasion, which received a 2018 Christianity Today book award in apologetics/evangelism.

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Alienated by convictions in your church or family? Professors Tim Muehlhoff & Rick Langer help navigate sensitive discussions and disagree without dividing. View Show Notes →
Does civil dialogue ever feel impossible? Drs. Tim Muehlhoff and Rick Langer navigate the treacherous terrain of sensitive topics with powerful techniques. View Show Notes →
What if you weren't a jerk in your faith conversations? Author and professor Tim Muelhoff makes the case for compassionate understanding of those we disagree with. View Show Notes →
God's working around people. So how can you convey, You gotta see this!? Author Tim Muehlhoff helps you talk about an unmissable God. View Show Notes →
Could God be working in ways we don't recognize? Author Tim Muehlhoff pries open our eyes to pick up on how God's present and acting powerfully around us. View Show Notes →
If God exists, where in the world is He? Author Tim Muehlhoff discusses how to find eyes to see that recognize how God's moving constantly around us. View Show Notes →
A significant chunk of "the book of love," a.k.a. Song of Solomon, talks about conflict. Matt Chandler, Tiffany Lee, Chip Ingram, and Tim Muehlhoff address the dynamics involved in conflict, and coach us toward resolution and closer relationships in the aftermath. View Show Notes →
The origins of feminism were good and noble, even if the culture has taken it too far. Tim Muehlhoff and Courtney Reissig talk about the origins of feminism, and how Jesus valued women. View Show Notes →
Because we are such an "informed" society, we can mistakenly think we already know what another person thinks. Tim Muehlhoff and Rick Langer show us effective ways to really listen and hear what others are saying. View Show Notes →
Having trouble seeing eye to eye with your family? Expressing deep convictions can be challenging in many families, but Tim Muehlhoff and Rick Langer share a simple method to do so with empathy. View Show Notes →
Tim Muehlhof talks about the reality of spiritual warfare in marriage. Muehlhoff reminds believers that the enemy of our souls is still alive and well and would love to see your marriage fail. View Show Notes →
Tim Muehlhoff exposes the real enemy of your marriage--Satan. Muehlhoff reminds couples that their marriage is taking place on a spiritual battlefield, and evil forces have husbands and wives in their crosshairs. View Show Notes →
Love God and love others, in that order. Tim Muehlhoff advocates partnering on the things you can partner with, even if you don't agree with everything. View Show Notes →
Tim Muehlhoff talks about the importance of balancing truth and grace in our speech. The gospel, he states, gives us humility to say, "I can learn from people I disagree with." View Show Notes →
Tim Muehlhoff offers some communication tips for navigating a difficult conversation. View Show Notes →
Tim Muehlhoff reminds us that our words are powerful and can often be misinterpreted. View Show Notes →
Words are like seeds. It's best to be purposeful with the words that you sow. View Show Notes →
Tim Muehlhoff explains how he helps students make peace with their past by teaching them to honor their parents. View Show Notes →
The climate of a marriage, just like the weather, can change at a moment's notice. View Show Notes →
You walk in the door and immediately sense something is wrong. View Show Notes →