Deliver Us From Evil Air Date: 2015-09-22 Can domestic abuse be found in Christian homes too? Absolutely, states Pastor Justin Holcomb. A desire for power and control over someone else is at the root of domestic abuse, Justin says. The best way to avoid an abusive relationship is to not get in one in the first place. Watch how a man treats his mother and other women around him, and you’ll have a good idea of how he’ll treat you someday. Justin is an Episcopal priest (serving as the Canon for Vocations in the Diocese of Central Florida) and teaches theology, philosophy, and Christian thought atRead More →

What Is Domestic Abuse? Air Date: 2015-09-21 Domestic abuse is ravaging our homes. Pastor Justin Holcomb, author of “Is It My Fault?” defines the meaning of domestic violence and shares a little about his wife’s experience growing up with an abusive father. While physical abuse is definitely a part of domestic abuse, mental, emotional, and financial abuse are just as devastating, Justin explains. Justin Holocomb is an Episcopal priest (serving as the Canon for Vocations in the Diocese of Central Florida) and teaches theology, philosophy, and Christian thought at Gordon-Conwell-Theological Seminary and Reformed Theological Seminary. He previously taught at the University of Virginia and Emory University.Read More →

Catching the Little Foxes Air Date: 2015-09-18 Is something putting a damper on your sex life lately? Work? Children? Exhaustion, perhaps? Dan Allender, author of “The Wounded Heart,” takes us back to the Song of Solomon and the “little foxes” that can ruin the marital vineyard. In many homes, this can be children, especially if you don’t have a lock on your door, but Dan talks about the first and foremost “fox” in our culture-pornography. Hear his suggestion for keeping your marriage vibrant. Dr. Dan Allender received his M.Div. from Westminster Theological Seminary and his Ph.D. in counseling psychology from Michigan State University. Dan taughtRead More →

Desire and Holiness Air Date: 2015-09-17 God thinks highly of the sexual union. After all, He created it. Professor Dan Allender walks us through the Song of Solomon, beginning with a description of Solomon and the first inklings of desire. What can we learn from this unique biblical book? Plenty, according to Dan, who shares some practical advice for contemporary husbands and wives. Dr. Dan Allender received his M.Div. from Westminster Theological Seminary and his Ph.D. in counseling psychology from Michigan State University. Dan taught in the biblical counseling department of Grace Theological Seminary for seven years (1983-1989). From 1989-1997 he worked as a professorRead More →

To Know and Be Known Air Date: 2015-09-16 God loves sex. Surprised? Well-known author and speaker, Dan Allender, reminds listeners that sex was designed by God to be a good and enjoyable part of marriage. Dan asserts that God wants couples to experience intimacy and joy through the sexual union, and that sex, in reality, is a big part of how couples can delight in one another and their God. Sex isn’t just about pleasure, however, but about knowing the other person wholly and completely. Dr. Dan Allender received his M.Div. from Westminster Theological Seminary and his Ph.D. in counseling psychology from Michigan State University.Read More →

Why Are Men and Women So Different? Air Date: 2015-09-15 According to Pastor Dave Wilson and his wife, Ann, a man’s relationship with God is key to unlocking the mystery of marital intimacy. Dave and Ann Wilson When it comes to marriage and parenting, what you don’t know can hurt you. That’s the driving force behind husband and wife teaching team, Dave & Ann Wilson. This nationally-known duo shares their unique blend of wisdom, humor and practical advice at workshops and conferences across the country.As keynote speakers for FamilyLife’s Weekend to Remember® getaways, they’re known for their no-holds-barred look at marriage and family issues. AsRead More →

The Dance of Intimacy Air Date: 2015-09-14 Pastor Dave Wilson and his wife, Ann, explore the complex and wonderful dance of martial intimacy as they share their own unique dance experience. Dave and Ann Wilson When it comes to marriage and parenting, what you don’t know can hurt you. That’s the driving force behind husband and wife teaching team, Dave & Ann Wilson. This nationally-known duo shares their unique blend of wisdom, humor and practical advice at workshops and conferences across the country.As keynote speakers for FamilyLife’s Weekend to Remember® getaways, they’re known for their no-holds-barred look at marriage and family issues. As speakers atRead More →

Seeking God Together Air Date: 2015-09-11 Are you and your spouse seeking God together? Author Sam Ingrassia talks about the benefits and blessings of praying the Scriptures with his wife each day and encourages other men to follow in his footsteps.       Sam Ingrassia, born in 1953, originates from St. Louis, Missouri. During his engineering studies at University of Missouri, Sam received Jesus Christ as his personal Savior, resulting from a witness by a dying fraternity brother. After completion of a Bachelors of Science in Civil Engineering, he married Vicki Crotser and they began studies at Florida Bible College. Sam graduated with BachelorsRead More →

United in Prayer Air Date: 2015-09-10 Sam Ingrassia and his wife had hit a rough patch in their 37-year marriage. But it wasn’t until his wife’s startling comment that he began to wake up to the reality of their spiritual state. Sam tells Dennis Rainey how he and his wife began infusing new life into their marriage by praying together daily.   Sam Ingrassia, born in 1953, originates from St. Louis, Missouri. During his engineering studies at University of Missouri, Sam received Jesus Christ as his personal Savior, resulting from a witness by a dying fraternity brother. After completion of a Bachelors of Science inRead More →