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Dr. James Dobson

Marriage That Can Go the Distance - II

May 28, 2010
In part 1 of this recorded message, Rev. Bob Kraning humorously examined some of the unrealistic expectations men and women bring into marriage. Do you want your marriage to be one “That Can Go the Distance?” Listen to part 2 in which Rev. Kraning continues to share practical insights on making marriages work.

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Wanted: husband – mature, understanding, passionate, strong, and gentle. Wanted: wife – mistress, great housekeeper, sounding board, loves ESPN, thinks I’m profound and witty. Realistic expectations? Find out today on Family Talk with Dr. James Dobson as Rev. Bob Kraning talks about how a marriage “Can Go the Distance.”
May 27, 2010
Last October, Dr. James Dobson became one of only 8 people to receive the Ronald Reagan Lifetime Achievement Award. In his stirring reception speech, airing today, Dr. Dobson recalls his appreciation for President Reagan’s strong moral convictions – and recounts a few of his (hilarious) visits to the White House.  Never one to miss a chance to rally the troops, Dr. Dobson also speaks from the heart about some of the hot-button issues in our nation today.
May 26, 2010
As a parent, your duties range from bathing your newborn, playing catch with 10-year old “slugger” in the backyard, and lending a listening ear when your teen has had a bad day. All of these “little” things — and hundreds more — express the authentic love of a parent for a child. But job #1 for parents is to pass along their Christian faith — so says Dr. James Dobson, and he’d like to shout it from the rooftops! Listen as Dr. Dobson, Ryan Dobson and LuAnne Crane discuss the four main components of spiritual training in children as outlined in Scripture.
May 25, 2010
Bathing a newborn, playing catch with 10-year old “slugger” in the backyard, and lending a listening ear when the teenager has had a bad day are all expressions of a parent's authentic love for a child. But job #1 for parents, says Dr. Dobson, is to pass along their Christian faith. Listen as Dr. Dobson, Ryan Dobson and LuAnne Crane discuss the 4 main components of spiritual training in children as outlined in Scripture.
May 24, 2010
One day you’re best friends…the next day she runs to her room and slams the door. If that sounds all-too familiar, you’re not alone! It’s the wild and wonderful world of mothers and daughters, Dr. James Dobson talks with Julie and Kristen Barnhill about those tough adolescent years -- and about the hope that lies ahead.
May 21, 2010
On the next “Family Talk” broadcast, Dr. Dobson welcomes popular speaker and author Julie Barnhill….and this time, Julie’s brought along her 21-year-old daughter to shed some light on a few things in the Barnhill household.  It’s a mother-daughter exchange you won’t want to miss -- on the next edition of “Family Talk with Dr. James Dobson."
May 20, 2010
Why would a loving God send anyone to hell – especially if they’re basically a good person? Special guest Jay Carty will join Dr. Dobson to tackle this life and death subject and remind us all of the value of each individual soul in the eyes of God.
May 19, 2010
When you send your daughter off to her Girl Scout meetings, do you expect her to be taught about sex and abortion?
May 18, 2010
What could be more American than the Girl Scouts? But what’s your little girl learning there, and does it line up with your values?
May 17, 2010
Credit card debt, Pornography, In-law conflict....they’re all “marriage killers!” Combine that with the everyday stresses of life and how can a marriage ever manage to survive these days?
May 14, 2010
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About Family Talk

Family Talk is a Christian non-profit organization located in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Founded in 2010 by Dr. James Dobson, the ministry promotes and teaches biblical principles that support marriage, family, and child-development. Since its inception, Family Talk has served millions of families with broadcasts, monthly newsletters, feature articles, videos, blogs, books and other resources available on demand via its website, mobile apps, and social media platforms.


The Dr. James Dobson Family Institute (JDFI) is a Christian non-profit organization located in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Founded initially as Family Talk in 2010 by Dr. James Dobson, the ministry promotes and teaches biblical principles that support marriage, family, and child-development. Since its inception, Family Talk has served families with broadcasts, monthly newsletters, feature articles, videos, blogs, books, and other resources available on demand via its website, mobile apps, and social media platforms. In 2017, the ministry rebranded under JDFI to expand its four core ministry divisions consisting of Family Talk, the Dobson Policy and Education Centers, and the Dobson Digital Library.


Dr. Dobson's flagship program, "Family Talk," is aired on more than 1,300 terrestrial radio outlets and numerous digital channels that reach millions of people each month.

About Dr. James Dobson

Dr. James Dobson is the Founder and President of Family Talk, a nonprofit organization that produces his radio program, "Dr. James Dobson's Family Talk." He is the author of more than 30 books dedicated to the preservation of the family, including The New Dare to Discipline, Love for a Lifetime, Life on the Edge, Love Must Be Tough, The New Strong-Willed Child, When God Doesn't Make Sense, Bringing Up Boys, Marriage Under Fire, Bringing Up Girls, Head Over Heels and, most recently, Your Legacy: The Greatest Gift.


Dr. Dobson served as an associate clinical professor of pediatrics at the University of Southern California School of Medicine for 14 years and on the attending staff of Children's Hospital of Los Angeles for 17 years. He has been active in governmental affairs and has advised five U.S. presidents on family matters. He earned his Ph.D. from the University of Southern California (1967) in the field of child development. He holds 17 honorary doctoral degrees, and was inducted in 2008 into The National Radio Hall of Fame. Dr. Dobson recently received the following awards: Winston Churchill Lifetime Achievement Award from the Faith & Freedom Coalition (2017), Daniel Award from AZ Christian University (2016), and the Defender of Life Award from the Justice Foundation (2015).


Dr. Dobson is married to Shirley and they have two grown children, Danae and Ryan, and two grandchildren. The Dobsons reside in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

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