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First Things First with Julie Baumgardner

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What Nobody Told Us About Marriage

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Being a Moment Maker

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Communication in Marriage

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Living Life in the Balance

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The Art of Living Single

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Opposite-Sex Friendships in Marriage

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Positive Parenting

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Money and Marriage

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Avoid Raising an Entitled Child

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Languages of Love

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Leadership in the Home

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Bullying Prevention

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NEW SEASON First Things First with Julie Baumgardner

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Mother-in-law/Daughter-in-law relationships

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Inspiration for the Movie: “The Vow”

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ScreamFree Parenting

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Caring for the Caregiver

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Teens and Risky Behavior

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Married with Children

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Parenting Children with Special Needs

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Preparing for Marriage

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Children and Divorce

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Fathering From a Distance

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Singles and Dating

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Talking to Your Kids About Tough Topics

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Fighting for Your Marriage

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The Difference a Dad Makes

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Teaching Kids About Relationships

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Friends and Marriage

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Helicopter Parenting

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Managing Your Child’s Behavior

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Spice Up Your Marriage with Cooking

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Internet Safety

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Teen Moms

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Marital First Responders

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Building a Strong Marriage

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Handling a Crisis in Your Marriage

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The Good Fight

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Grandparents Raising Grandchildren

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Infidelity and Forgiveness

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Dealing with the Empty Nest

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Disciplining Your Child

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Domestic Violence

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Setting Boundaries

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Dealing with Addiction

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Communicating with Teens

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The Importance of Play

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Dating Violence

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The Relative Caregiver Program

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The Importance of Father Involvement

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Weekly Column

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Blended Families

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Knot Yet

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Tired of Yelling at Your Kids?

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Stop Trying to Fix It

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Teaching Family History

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Secret Keeper Girl

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A Message to Our Daughters

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Toddlers

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Believing in Marriage

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Making a Difference

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What to Teach Kids About Marriage

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50 Shades of What?

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Aging Parents and Broken Families

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Fishing for Relationships

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Couples Who Work Together

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How Marriage Affects Poverty

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Love Shouldn’t Hurt: Teen Dating Abuse

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When to Talk to Your Kids about Sex

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Cohabitation and Relationships

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Struggles Can Lead to Success

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What Starts Here Changes the World

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Marital First Responders

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Talking to Your Kids about Sex

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What if Katy Perry is Wrong?

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Courageous Fathers

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How Technology Affects Families

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Not Just Breadwinners

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Divorce vs. Conscious Uncoupling

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The Difference Between the Haves and the Have Nots

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Summer: Screen Time or Memories?

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Dealing with Anger from an Absent Father

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Pokémon GO!

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Awesome, Amazing, Mind-Blowing Marriage

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Good News About Marriage

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From Sparklers to Fireworks in the Bedroom

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Babies and Marriage

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The Blessing of the Skinned Knee

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First Father’s Day

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14 and Pregnant

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Next Steps After Graduation

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A Dad’s Letter to His Daughter

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Spring Break Staycation

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Mom’s Night Out

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Empty Nest…Now What?

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Core Need for Intimacy

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On the Verge of Divorce?

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Finishing Well

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Compatibility and Chemistry in Marriage

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Marital Bliss

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Losing Sleep

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Relationships and Marriage

Great articles, videos, classes, and events designed to help you strengthen your relationships and your marriage.

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Marriage Benefits Children

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Holding Out Hope for Marriage

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What’s the Point of Marriage?

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Adventures in Marriage

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Stoking the Fire of Passion in Marriage

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Facebook and Divorce

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Resolutions for a Healthy Marriage

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Affair-Proofing Your Marriage

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Date Night is a Relationship Booster

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A Singles Guide for Valentine’s Day

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Relationships are Key to Happiness

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How to Move Past Your Past

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Finding the Best Gifts for Christmas

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Being Content in the Present

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Celebrating the Holidays Alone

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Prepare for Marriage, Not Just the Wedding

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Invest in Your Marriage

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The Wholehearted Marriage

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The Key to a Smokin’ Hot Marriage

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Keeping the “Honey” in Honeymoon

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Celebrating Your Anniversary

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Jazz Up Your Marriage

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Couples Who Play Together

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What’s Up With Dating Your Mate?

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Marriage and Divorce in the South

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There is Hope for Your Marriage

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Eight Ways to Refresh Your Marriage

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Benefits of Marriage

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Keys to Effective Communication in Marriage

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Bride or Bridezilla?

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10 Great Dates Before You Say I Do

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Irreconcilable Differences

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Make Holiday Memories, Not Misery

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Myths About Marriage

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Toxic Subjects for Couples

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Common Myths About Anger

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Boundaries in Marriage

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Getting Your Marriage Off to Great Start

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Potential Boundary Issues

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Healthy Holiday Boundaries

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Top 10 Strengths of Happy Marriages

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Top 10 Potential Marriage Pitfalls

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Myths About Living Together

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Getting Engaged During the Holidays

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Don’t Wait to Say Thanks

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Mad About Us, Part 2

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Mad About Us, Part 1

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Communication Killers, Part 1

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Communication Killers, Part 2: The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse

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Are You a Keeper?

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Wedding Expenses and Marriage Stability

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For Richer, For Poorer

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The Power of Words

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Social Media and Marriage

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10 Things to Think About Before “I Do”

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Reducing Holiday Stress

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Heading Home for the Holidays

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Holiday Loneliness

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Creative Date Ideas

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Reasons to Save Sex for Marriage

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Dating as a Single Parent

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Cohabitation: Good or Bad?

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Online Dating

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Workplace Exits and Relationships

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Is Date Night Dead?

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An Olympic-Worthy Marriage

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Can We Talk?

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Are Opposite-Sex Friends Okay?

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Every Day is a Gift

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Gift-Giving Dilemma

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Holiday Gift-Giving

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Grief and the Holidays

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Making Holiday Memories

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Give Thanks: It’s Good for You

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I Hate the Holidays!

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Christmas Magic and Wonder

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Holiday Traditions: Who Cares?

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Take Time to Give Thanks

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Can Your Marriage Survive the Holidays?

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Holiday Expectations

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Holiday Transitions

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Holiday Stress and Family Divorce

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Holidays, In-Laws and Boundaries

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Holiday Traditions

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Helping with Holiday Grief

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It’s the Thought that Counts?

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New Year, New You

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Relationship Reconciliation

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Retirement and Marriage

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Things I Wish I Had Known Before We Got Married

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The Single Journey

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The Importance of Play for Adults

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The Hook Up Culture

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Helping Women Succeed in the Workplace

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Technology and Relationships

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At-Risk for Divorce

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Infidelity and Forgiveness

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Avoiding Empty Nest Divorce

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Building Good Fences in Life

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Addiction and Marriage, Part 1

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Addiction and Marriage, Part 2

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Warning Signs

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Protecting Children from Sexual Abuse

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Fighting the New Drug: Pornography

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Resources for Dealing with Porn Addiction

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Does Truth Really Matter?

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Is Creating a Will Important?

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Tragedy and Change

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Helping Women Understand Men

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“I Do” is Complicated

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What Happens in Vegas…

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Can a Marriage Survive an Affair?

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Seasons of a Marriage

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How Marriage Affects the Economy

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4 Tips to Lessen Parenting Stress

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Benefits of Premarital Education

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Building a Strong Marriage

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Caring for the Caregiver

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Dating Your Mate

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Dating Violence

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Dealing with Addiction

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Dealing with In-Laws

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Dealing with the Empty Nest

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Domestic Violence

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Emily and Ben Henry

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Eundra and Felicia Porter

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Extreme Relationship Makeover

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Fighting for Your Marriage

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Friends and Marriage

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Help Us Strengthen Marriages

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How to Build a Great Marriage

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How to Communicate with Your Spouse

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How to Find Contentment in Life

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How to Move Past Your Past

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Infidelity and Forgiveness

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Marital First Responders

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Premarital Adventure

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Preparing for Marriage

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Married with Children

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Save My Marriage

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Spice Up Your Marriage with Cooking

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Singles and Dating

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Setting Boundaries

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Sex Trafficking

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4 Habits for a Healthy Dating Life

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Are You Lonely Tonight?

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8 Ways to Get Closer to Your Spouse

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Encouraging Your Husband to be a Dad

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The Difference a Dad Makes

Empowering fathers to be the best they can be, for the people in the world that matter most - their children.

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Building Strong Families

E-Learning Courses, Videos, & Resources helping you build the strongest family possible.

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Marriage Benefits Children

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The Importance of Play

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How Children Succeed

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Fathering is Child’s Play

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Don’t Waste Father’s Day

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Make Holiday Memories, Not Misery

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Making Visitation Count

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Warning Signs in Teens

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Co-Parenting: Smoother Transitions

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Nine Ways to Be Your Teen’s Best Friend

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Raising Decisive Adults

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What Kids Really Want for Christmas

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Heading Home for the Holidays

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Relationships are Key to Happiness

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The Economics of Parenting

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How to Move Past Your Past

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Being Content in the Present

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Finding the Best Gifts for Christmas

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Holding Out Hope for Marriage

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Making Children Mind Without Losing Yours

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Celebrating the Holidays Alone

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What’s the Point of Marriage?

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Prepare for Marriage, Not Just the Wedding

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Pro-Football Player to Rookie Husband and Dad

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A Father’s Love

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Letters from Dad

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Invest in Your Marriage

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The Wholehearted Marriage

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The Key to a Smokin’ Hot Marriage

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Keeping the “Honey” in Honeymoon

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Celebrating Your Anniversary

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Jazz Up Your Marriage

Article

Adventures in Marriage

Article

Stoking the Fire of Passion in Marriage

Article

Date Night is a Relationship Booster

Article

Couples Who Play Together

Article

What’s Up With Dating Your Mate?

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Facebook and Divorce

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Affair-Proofing Your Marriage

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Marriage and Divorce in the South

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Resolutions for a Healthy Marriage

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There is Hope for Your Marriage

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Eight Ways to Refresh Your Marriage

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Benefits of Marriage

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Keys to Effective Communication in Marriage

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Tips for Cutting the Apron Strings

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Bride or Bridezilla?

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10 Great Dates Before You Say I Do

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Irreconcilable Differences

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A Father’s Wisdom

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Dads and Moms Parent Differently

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20 Reasons Your Child Needs You

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Always Daddy’s Girl

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Fathering From a Distance

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Dad’s Impact on Teens

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How Fathers Can Engage With Their Daughters

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Ways for Dad to Connect with Kids

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Dad Ready

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Quantity vs. Quality

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Father-Daughter Relationships

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Fathers: What Research Says

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Myths About Marriage

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Toxic Subjects for Couples

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Common Myths About Anger

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Boundaries in Marriage

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Getting Your Marriage Off to Great Start

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Potential Boundary Issues

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Healthy Holiday Boundaries

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Top 10 Strengths of Happy Marriages

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Messages for Parents

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Top 10 Potential Marriage Pitfalls

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10 Tips for Parents: Teen Pregnancy Prevention

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Setting Dating Standards for Teens

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Myths About Living Together

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Getting Engaged During the Holidays

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Daddy’s Princess and Her Husband

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Kids Need Their Daddy

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Don’t Wait to Say Thanks

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Mad About Us, Part 2

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Fun Daddy-Daughter Dates

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Mad About Us, Part 1

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Communication Killers, Part 2: The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse

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Communication Killers, Part 1

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Are You a Keeper?

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Dealing with Difficult In-Laws

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Dealing with In-Laws

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Wedding Expenses and Marriage Stability

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For Richer, For Poorer

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The Power of Words

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Social Media and Marriage

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10 Things to Think About Before “I Do”

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Reducing Holiday Stress

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Holiday Loneliness

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Creative Date Ideas

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Reasons to Save Sex for Marriage

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Dating as a Single Parent

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Cohabitation: Good or Bad?

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Online Dating

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Workplace Exits and Relationships

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Is Date Night Dead?

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Teens, Technology and Romance

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An Olympic-Worthy Marriage

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A Story of Impact

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Holidays

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Mission and Strategy

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Can We Talk?

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Are Opposite-Sex Friends Okay?

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Every Day is a Gift

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Gift-Giving Dilemma

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Holiday Gift-Giving

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Grief and the Holidays

Article

Making Holiday Memories

Article

Give Thanks: It’s Good for You

Article

I Hate the Holidays!

Article

Christmas Magic and Wonder

Article

Holiday Traditions: Who Cares?

Article

Take Time to Give Thanks

Article

Co-Parenting and the Holidays

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Can Your Marriage Survive the Holidays?

Article

Holiday Expectations

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Making Connections Count

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Holiday Stress and Family Divorce

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Holiday Transitions

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Holidays, In-Laws and Boundaries

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Holiday Traditions

Article

Helping with Holiday Grief

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It’s the Thought that Counts?

Article

New Year, New You

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Relationship Reconciliation

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Kindergarten and Your Child’s Future

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Retirement and Marriage

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Why Dads Parent Differently

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Chronicle of Philanthropy Features FTF

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Caring for the Caregiver

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Developing a Workforce

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Things I Wish I Had Known Before We Got Married

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The Single Journey

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The Importance of Play for Adults

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The New Stigma for Adult Children of Divorce

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The Hook Up Culture

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Why Fathers Matter

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Helping Women Succeed in the Workplace

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Technology and Relationships

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At-Risk for Divorce

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Infidelity and Forgiveness

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Parenting and Adolescence

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Avoiding Empty Nest Divorce

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Building Good Fences in Life

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Addiction and Marriage, Part 1

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Addiction and Marriage, Part 2

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Warning Signs

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Protecting Children from Sexual Abuse

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Fighting the New Drug: Pornography

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Resources for Dealing with Porn Addiction

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Does Truth Really Matter?

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How to Talk to Your Children When Bad Things Happen

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Is Creating a Will Important?

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Tragedy and Change

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Help Children Thrive During Transitions

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Helping Women Understand Men

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“I Do” is Complicated

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Attention, Parents: It’s Just a Game

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Parenting 101

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Trust: A Most Precious Commodity

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ScreamFree Parenting

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The Importance of Positive Male Role Models

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Real Boys Don’t Cry?

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What Happens in Vegas…

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Can a Marriage Survive an Affair?

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Seasons of a Marriage

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How Marriage Affects the Economy

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2013 Banquet Video

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4 Tips to Lessen Parenting Stress

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4 Habits for a Healthy Dating Life

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A Story of Impact

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Are You Lonely Tonight?

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Benefits of Premarital Education

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Building a Strong Marriage

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Caring for the Caregiver

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Challenges Facing Stepfamilies

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Children and Divorce

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Communicating with Teens

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Dating Your Mate

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Dating Violence

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Dealing with Addiction

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Dealing with In-Laws

Video

Dealing with the Empty Nest

Video

Disciplining Your Child

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Emily and Ben Henry

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Domestic Violence

Video

Extreme Relationship Makeover

Video

Eundra and Felicia Porter

Video

Father-Daughter Relationships

Video

Fathering From a Distance

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Fighting for Your Marriage

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First Things First Mission and Strategy

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For All of Life’s Moments

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Friends and Marriage

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FTF 15th Anniversary Celebration

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Grandparents Raising Grandchildren

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Handling a Crisis in Your Marriage

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Helicopter Parenting

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Help Us Strengthen Marriages

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How to be Your Kid’s Hero

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How to Communicate with Your Spouse

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How to Build a Great Marriage

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How to Find Contentment in Life

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How to Move Past Your Past

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I’m a Dad! Now What?

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Infidelity and Forgiveness

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Internet Safety

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Tonya Rooks

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Inspiration for the Movie: “The Vow”

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Jerome Wilson

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Managing Your Child’s Behavior

Video

Marital First Responders

Video

Mother-in-law/Daughter-in-law Relationships

Video

Married with Children

Video

Parenting Children with Special Needs

Video

Premarital Adventure

Video

Preparing for Marriage

Video

Save My Marriage

Video

Setting Boundaries

Video

ScreamFree Parenting

Video

Sex Trafficking

Video

Singles and Dating

Video

Six Points to Teach Children About Conflict

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Spice Up Your Marriage with Cooking

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Strengthening Marriage, Transforming Lives, Giving Hope

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Talking to Your Kids About Tough Topics

Video

Teaching Kids About Relationships

Video

Teen Moms

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Teens and Risky Behavior

Video

The Difference a Dad Makes

Video

The Good Fight

Video

The Importance of Father Involvement

Video

The Relative Caregiver Program

Video

Why Dads Parent Differently

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