Willie & Elaine's 30th Anniversary
 

Real Family Talk / November 30, 2014

Willie & Elaine celebrate 30 years of marriage with well-wishes from friends and family, and by sharing lessons learned through the years.

 
Mental Health & Our Families
 

Real Family Talk / November 23, 2014

Did you know that one in four of the adults you greeted at church, passed on the road or met in the office could be suffering from some form of mental illness? Monique Keene-King explains how communities of faith can encourage and facilitate healing.

 
Same Sex Attraction
 

Real Family Talk / November 16, 2014

Willie and Elaine discuss how parents can respond when a family says they are gay, lesbian or same-sex attracted. Virna Santos joins this conversation that examines the implications of parental reactions at that pivotal moment.

 
Dealing with the Death of a Spouse
 

Real Family Talk / November 09, 2014

On August 1, 2011, Meredith Parish Carter recieved a phone call that changed her life. She explains the grief and groth she experience after losing her husband to suicide.

 
Children of Incarcerated Parents
 

Real Family Talk / November 02, 2014

Willie and Elaine discuss the dlemma of incarcerated parents and the impact their absence has on families, communities and society, and what one organization is doing to help. Diane Wallace Booker joins the conversation.

 
When Ministry Gets in the Way of Family & Marriage
 

Real Family Talk / October 26, 2014

Many of us are very dedicated to the work of the church and want to help it grow. But could too much "good work" put a strain on our marriage and family life? Roger & Kathy Hernandez discuss how to find a healthy balance.

 
How ADRA Helps Families Around the World
 

Real Family Talk / October 19, 2014

Could you live on $1.25 per day? What would you do if a natural disaster struck your community and destroyed your home and livelihood? Cheryl Shaw shares stories of those who faced these challenges and how the Adventist Church lent a helping hand.

 
Parenting Behind Bars
 

Real Family Talk / October 12, 2014

Millions of children have one or both parents who are incaracerated. Carolyn LeCroy shares her experience of parenting behind bars. Once paroled, she returned to prison to help those are left behind. Diane Wallace Booker also joins the conversation.

 
Lifting the Lid on Sexual Abuse
 

Real Family Talk / October 05, 2014

Willie and Elaine explain how sexual abuse is impacting our families, communities, schools, and even our churches. Claudette Andrews joins the discussion.