Equipping couples with practical, scripture-based approaches to real-world issues through conferences, broadcasts, and resources.
Year Founded: 1976
Ministry Presence: 109 countries
How do we practice being grateful in every circumstance of life?
Walt and Ann Bealke have been married for a long time, just not to each other. They are now 5 years into their marriage (the third for each of them), and are seeing God redeem their pasts and build a Gospel-centered marriage.
We’ve compiled six ways to inspire your children to learn and care about the peoples of the world.
Three full-time moms navigate the challenges of investing in ministry inside and outside the home.
Shawn Cramer’s “Man Training” project – photographs with advice to his 6-year-old son – reflects to him the loving, Father nature of God. See some of his favorite posts from the project.
How unresolved issues with family members will affect all your other relationships.
Rob Flood helps parents understand what their children most need: praying parents.
Last Mother’s Day I tried to do the following things to help me remember the journey and delight in the lessons. Will you join me again this year?
Learn how to make time for your busy family.
A couple’s marriage ends, but the husband doesn’t give up.
These principles can help you negotiate the challenge of managing the Christmas holidays.
Gratitude is not natural; it must be nurtured.
When Tracey learned her husband was having an affair with his ex-wife, their marriage seemed hopeless.
Even though we seldom can see how God uses trials for our future benefit, He has promised to use them for good, and He is faithful to keep His word.
Roger and Tonya Haskin had no clue about marriage.
What happens when you talk to a room full of prisoners about what it really means to be a man?
Fathers face many challenges in our performance-oriented culture. Help take the pressure off and honor them this Father’s Day.
Couples around the world struggle with miscommunication, mistrust and stressful lifestyles. Are our jobs to blame?
The most meaningful of love letters are simply true, humble expressions of the heart.
Women are asking if they should view the “Fifty Shades of Grey” film or read the book series.
The fact is many parents don’t realize how little training they are giving their sons in relating to the opposite sex. Temptation, lust and sexual attraction are bearing down on them. They need to be prepared and you need to prepare them.
This year, we challenge you to start a new tradition with your family by capturing moments and memories and sharing them with one another at year’s end.
FamilyLife Australia has been running Love That Lasts getaways this year to provide practical marriage advice for couples and help people start a relationship with God.
No one is more amazed by how God has answered prayers than Lori. He somehow put the two families together. He’s the one who can rebuild and restore. He is a God of mercy and forgiveness.
Today, one-third of divorce filings contain the word “Facebook.” Learn four steps on how to avoid this in your marriage.
A hopeful scene among a history of crime in Mexico.
Jim Whitmore learned “how not to live life” from his father. Jim helped facilitate a 10-week video series about courageous manhood at a prison in Arkansas.
This issue goes far beyond the NFL. This is a cultural issue—a human relationships, marriage and family issue—and at its root is a crisis in manhood.
With today’s endless activities, sometimes families find little time to actually be at home. Here are some tips for busy parents.
Meeting each other halfway sounds like a good plan, but it won’t make for a healthy marriage.
What does a real man look like? The honesty of Scripture is one of the reasons the Bible is the place to go to learn what a real man should be and do.
What captures your allegiance and inspires your passion? Have you discovered God’s calling for your life?
A helpful list of ideas for dads from a father on Father’s Day.
Discover significant yet simple ways to honor your mom on Mother’s Day this year.
Couples married more than 50 years give their advice on making marriage work.
Eduardo and Diana Rivadeneira go from rock bottom to leading a FamilyLife ministry, weekend seminars and reaching out to couples whose marriages are struggling.
Is complaining ever an issue in your family? Here are 10 tips to replace common whining with gratitude.
4 ways to help stop complaining in your life.
I realized I needed to be intentional in raising my children. Fortunately, I had a good model.
It began as a search on classmates.com. I was looking for college friends when Danny’s name just popped into my head.* I shot him a quick e-mail, and he responded from overseas. And so began a three-year online affair that almost destroyed two families.
Men, make this part of your New Year’s resolutions.
3 convictions parents should follow to help their kids resist peer pressure.
What is non-negotiable for your faith?
FamilyLife hosts over 150 conferences annually to help couples build stronger, healthier relationships.
Many couples travel to the “foreign country” of stepfamily living with little or no preparation.
Anyone can have a mentor or be a mentor via the online eMentoring system that FamilyLife offers.
Interesting Ideas on how to honor your dad for Father's Day
A United Kingdom couple discovers biblical principles for their marriage.
Are you winning at work but losing with your family?
Greg and Brenda’s view of marriage expands through the influence of Family Life’s Weekend to Remember conferences.
Taiwanese woman trusts God to bring her unfaithful husband back.
Writing a tribute to your parents can be a meaningful way to honor them.
When our youngest child turned 18, my husband, Greg, thought that we could relax, enjoy our grandchildren, and just “grow old together.” But in my heart I knew that we weren’t complete … I wanted to adopt. Greg did not feel the same way.
On June 28, 2006, after another heated argument brought me to the point of calling a marriage counselor, my husband forwarded an e-mail to me at work. The subject line read: "Conference Registration Received."
Tennessee family responds to radio program by hosting foster children.
This week, Nov. 17-21, Dennis Rainey of FamilyLife Today will devote his daily broadcasts to showing people how to play an important role in responding to the world's 130 million orphans.
Maybe today your mate acts like he doesn't need you. Worse yet, she has lost sight of how she needs you. But there's hope.
On the brink of divorce, a Canadian couple turn to a marriage conference and find unexpected change.
Why prayer is the best gift you can give on Valentine’s Day.
Kim and I know firsthand the difference between a terrible marriage and a healthy marriage, and we have a passion to help other couples.
Adjusting to different marriage dynamics after the kids leave home can be challenging.
Barbara and I had been married only a few years when we led our first group using FamilyLife’s HomeBuilders Couples Series®. We had each gone through a painful divorce and were determined to protect our new marriage.
Description: Idaho man discovers more than the secret to marital bliss at a marriage and family conference.
John Stokes from FamilyLife explains how he joined the ministry mid-career and why he does it.
Not too long after Mike and I married, he was invited to join a church league softball team. He really enjoyed playing softball, and was free on Monday nights (when the team played), so he assumed that the answer was a no-brainer. Of course he would play!
Wife perseveres in difficult marriage to see the light on the other side.
Less than a decade ago, my marriage was on shaky ground. Although Keith and I were both Christians, we didn’t know God’s plan for our family.
In the face of death of baby Molly, Dennis Rainey and his family was left with a choice of whether to trust God or to get angry with Him, deny Him or go off on their own.
Renewed focus on family helps Trinidad businessman do great things for God.
A Bible study to learn to communicate with your spouse in practical ways to problem-solve financial issues.
Dennis and Barbara Rainey give ideas about how to focus on biblical priorities to help your kids grow in faith and godly character.
How Bill and Lisa Jarrell's renewed marriage commitment influences the next generation.
Jason and Allison remarry each other 2 weeks after a Weekend to Remember marriage conference.
Find daily encouragement for your marriage and family right at your fingertips with the free FamilyLife Audio iPhone, iPad, and iTouch app.
After a Weekend to Remember conference, Scott and Suzette Garmon have chosen to fight for each other, rather than give up their marriage.
The Art of Marriage is a 1-1/2 day conference you can host in your community.
Today might be the perfect day to put to pen your love for your spouse.
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Christian parents want their children to grow up to walk with Christ. So we’re dismayed when we see so many leaving the church as young adults.
Learn how to have fun while strengthening your marriage, building friendships and sharing God’s love through small group studies.
David wanted nothing to do with his wife or marriage.
Though we wish it were so, the reality of life is not always a Cinderella story. But during some difficult days, I learned there was something better than a magic wand to wave away my troubles.
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