[Ep. 461] Repairing Relationships

 Relationships can be tricky. But you probably already knew that. Don’t you wish there was one thing you could do today that would help you grow closer to the people you love?

Listen to this episode of Fighting for Families as Joe and Matt talk about the secret ingredient in great relationships.

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[Parenting] How to Get Answers to Your Parenting Questions

Help—I’m a parent!

Have you ever said something like this? If not, you’ve definitely thought it.

Not only do you have to train your children, but each of those children requires a unique approach and they grow through different phases. Wouldn’t it be nice if kids came with a manual?

They did. It’s the Bible.

That’s not a clever saying or a cliche phrase—it’s the truth.

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[Ep. 455] Tell the Truth About Sex

Marriage was God’s idea, and like everything else He created, it hums with power.

Fire will warm you or it can burn you to death. Water will quench your thirst or it can drown you. Marriage is the closest thing to Heaven on earth or the closest thing to Hell on earth. The results you get in marriage, as with anything else God has made, depend on one thing — how you handle it.

God created sex to be a good thing, but it’s important to learn how to handle this area of marriage wisely. Don’t let confusion or ignorance negatively impact your marriage.


In this episode, Joe discusses the confusion around sex and how to know what God’s Word says.

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Tools for Teaching [Help for Parents]

School may be out, but the teaching should continue.

As parents, God has called us to teach and train your children. The obstacle many parents face is not knowing where to start.

Over the course of 30 years training families from all walks of life, Joe has developed resources to encourage and equip parents as they teach and train their children.

Here are a few of Joe’s favorite tools…


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[Ep. 443] Make a Plan Together

How well do you and your spouse communicate with each other? Do you talk about your hopes, your plans, or your future together? If not, how are you going to make a plan together?

Communication is one of the top problems reported in a marriage. So often, the conflict created by talking about certain topics makes spouses avoid those topics and in the end, they have built up walls between themselves.

In this episode of Fighting for Families radio, you’ll discover the tools you need to communicate and tips from a 45-year marriage veteran on what topics to talk about in order to build a marriage that is strong and long lasting.

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[Ep. 440] Three Roles of a Wife

God made you and your spouse different for a reason. He wants both of you to be able to see the challenge you face from two different points of view.

Growing closer to your spouse is understanding that the roles of each spouse are valuable.

Laugh-and-learn as Joe shares some encouragement for wives.

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