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.

 
Give Children A Healthy Start
 

Real Family Talk / September 07, 2014

Childhood obesity is a growing concern. Willie and Elaine talk with Dr. Nerida McKibben on what you can do to combat this health problem and how you can give your children a healthy start.

 
Raising Children with Disabilities
 

Real Family Talk / October 04, 2015

Understand firsthand the challenges of parenting a child with special needs. Join Willie and Elaine as they talk with Jack and Cheryl Sonceau on the different factors of raising their daughter Lauren who has cerebral paisy. How do you overcome the challenges? What's the best ways to support families with these challenges?

 
Ministering to Military Families
 

Real Family Talk / March 10, 2013

Military personnel and their families face unique challenges of prolonged separation and the effects of stress and trauma sustained during deployments. Willie and Elaine Oliver are joined by Navy Chaplain Paul Anderson and his wife Debra to learn what it's like to be a christian family in the military and how we can minister to those families.

 
Who Has the Floor?
 

Real Family Talk / February 03, 2013

Wouldn’t it be great if resolving conflicts with your spouse could be as easy as the children’s game “Rock, Paper, Scissors” While marriage isn’t that simple, Willie and Elaine Oliver share tools for managing conflict in marriage.

 
Helping Single Parents
 

Real Family Talk / November 25, 2012

God designed that each child should have two parents. But for various reasons, there are now millions of single parent families in America today. Willie and Elaine Oliver talk with two single parents to learn about some of their unique challenges and how we can encourage and help single parents in raising successful children.

 
Friend or Parent?
 

Real Family Talk / November 11, 2012

What is the best way to relate to your child? Should we be strong disciplinarians or is it better to be your child's "buddy"? Willie and Elaine Oliver talk about finding the right balance between parenting and friending your child.

 
Praying Like Crazy for Your Family
 

Real Family Talk / September 29, 2013

Do you pray for your spouse? Children? Family? If you don’t, who will? We’ll talk with Tamyra Horst, author of the books, “Praying Like Crazy for Your Kids” and the follow-up, “Praying Like Crazy for Your Husband.” Find out what happened when she did just that and how it changed her life and that of her family.