Ever get tired of BAD news? For a time of refreshment and inspiration, make sure to catch the next episode of Family Talk. Comedian and author, Ken Davis will sit down with our host, Dr. James Dobson and share from his heart about his relationship with his war hero father, and the moment in his fifties that literally changed his life.
Matthew Maher was born and raised in a strong Christian family, and for most of his life he was a good reflection of that upbringing. Then one night, he made one choice that changed everything. But through it all, Matthew was committed to bringing good out of that tragedy and that’s exactly what he is doing. Hear the story of his journey from pro soccer player to ex- convict to an influential leader of thousands of youth every year. That’s coming up now on Dr. James Dobson’s Family Talk.
Matthew Maher was born and raised in a strong Christian family, and for most of his life he was a good reflection of that upbringing. Then one night, he made one choice that changed everything. But through it all, Matthew was committed to bringing good out of that tragedy and that’s exactly what he is doing. Hear the story of his journey from pro soccer player to ex- convict to influential leader of thousands of youth every year. That’s coming up now on Dr. James Dobson’s Family Talk.
No doubt you’ve noticed how much values have changed in your lifetime. We’ve rapidly become a post-Christian society, and it’s not uncommon to see faith mocked in popular culture. This change didn’t happen overnight. Erin Brownback joins Roger Marsh with interesting insight on how long-term, strategic messaging campaigns have shaped the world. She also shares how Christians can use the same tools to shape the world our children will inherit. Don’t miss this fascinating conversation!
Last week, voters in California narrowly escaped a bill that would have changed the face of Christian Education and threatened religious liberty in the state. Activists are already vowing to strengthen the bill, so Dr. Dobson invited Dr. John Jackson—the president of a Christian College–to discuss how parents can protect their educational rights both now and in the future.
After the unexpected death of his father when he was 13, Don Coble quickly embraced a life of crime. When the Deputy Sheriff “invites" him to join the army or face the law, Coble finds himself in a world where hard talking, hard drinking and hard living become ingrained in his character. Years later Coble hears about Jesus Christ – and then his redemption story truly begins. Hear how this retired Lieutenant Colonel turned from a toxic way of living to a heart full of love and a life sold out for God.
Dr. Dobson speaks with long-time friend and strong man of God, Dr. Rich Hosley. They reminisce on the forging of their friendship through an eventful white water rafting trip and how it has grown through seasons of loss and seasons of joy. Dr. Hosley lost his wife Jeanette of 48 years back in 2013 and Dr. Dobson interviews him on life as a widower and the faithfulness of God during our loneliest moments.
It’s time to “Ask Dr. Meg”! On this episode, a good friend of the ministry, pediatrician, author and mom, Dr. Meg Meeker answers questions on a variety of topics. Ranging from coping with fearful 6 year olds, to dealing with violent toddlers, to learning how dads can help their daughters navigate serious anxiety - you won’t want to miss her trusted advice.
Parenting is a tough job, especially if you’re parenting a difficult child. Today on Family Talk, Dr. Tim Clinton rejoins Dr. Dobson to offer practical tips and encouragement for strengthening your relationship with that extra effort child. Learn more by listening to this broadcast!
Today we ask, do you struggle to connect with one or more of your children? Maybe she’s strong willed and every day is a battle, or maybe you don’t share his interests or hobbies. Dr. Tim Clinton joins Dr. Dobson in the studio to talk about the “extra effort kid” and what you can do to strengthen that difficult relationship. Listen to this broadcast for answers that may help you raise your “extra effort kid.”
Have you ever tried to reuse a Band-Aid over and over again? Everyone knows it doesn’t work – after several attempts, that Band-Aid simply loses its ability to stick! On this broadcast of Family Talk with Dr. James Dobson, two physicians warn that the very same thing occurs in marriage when intimacy has been breached beforehand. It’s medical evidence for God’s glorious design.
On this broadcast – it’s straight talk for all parents wanting to teach their kids the importance of saving intimacy for marriage. Dr. James Dobson sits down with two OB-GYNS to discuss the latest scientific research supporting God’s design for sexual purity. If you need help standing against the tidal wave of culture, you’ll get it on this broadcast so listen in!
Join us in experiencing one of the most well-known moments in the Bible at the new historically themed park featuring a full-size Noah’s Ark. Dr. Ken Ham introduces this educational and entertaining attraction and explains why it’s more than just a tourist stop – it’s also a message of hope.
After his time as a recovery firefighter in the rubble of the twin towers, Tom Bowen struggled with physical and emotional injuries. Then, just as he was beginning to heal, his son was diagnosed with a terminal illness. As he walked through tragedy and hardship, Tom learned to invest deeply into his relationship with God and with others. This broadcast is a story of recovery and healing.
Digging through the smoldering ruins of the twin towers brought one firefighter face-to-face with unimaginable horrors. Things went from bad to worse after he was injured in the rubble. But even that was just the beginning of his grueling emotional and physical trial. Hear how he learned to worship God through it all on this broadcast!
In a land of lies, Virginia Prodan spent her life searching for the truth. She found it in the Bible – the most forbidden book in Romania. Because of her bold stand for Christ, she was kidnapped, beaten, tortured, and placed under house arrest. And then a contract was put out on her, but you won’t believe what happened when the assassin came to kill her. Don’t miss the exciting conclusion on today’s broadcast.
As a young attorney under Nicolae Ceauescu’s brutal communist regime, Virginia Prodan had spent her entire life searching for the truth. When she finally found it in the most forbidden book in all of Romania, she accepted the divine call to defend fellow followers of Jesus Christ against unjust persecution in an ungodly land. Hear this amazing story of faith here on Family Talk.
Even through the most difficult of circumstances and after losing all she had, Darlene Rose put her trust in the Lord and gave her all to Him. On this edition of Dr. James Dobson’s Family Talk, she will share the unbelievable conclusion to her powerful story as a prisoner of war.
The words, “this person must die” were written above her door, yet she never lost faith. On this edition of Dr. James Dobson’s Family Talk, hear from missionary, Darlene Rose, as she continues to share her story about her time in a Japanese prison camp during World War II. This is surely a powerful message of redemption.
What would be your reaction to God if one day you were serving Him as a missionary in the jungle, and the next day you were captured as a prisoner of war? On this edition of Dr. James Dobson’s Family Talk, hear the story of Darlene Rose and her tremendous faith in those exact circumstances. Don’t miss her exciting story on this broadcast!
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