Friend or Parent?
 

Real Family Talk / 180 VIEWS

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.

 
Elder Care and Aging
 

Real Family Talk / 171 VIEWS

People are living longer than they did a generation ago. This can be a blessing, as we have more time with our loved ones. But it can also pose some challenges. Willie and Elaine Oliver talk with Diane Crane about caring for the elderly and preparing for our own end-of-life care.

 
What's Happened to Family Dinner?
 

Real Family Talk / 144 VIEWS

What impact do mealtimes have on the family? Does it matter whether we eat together on a regular basis or not? Willie and Elaine Oliver talk with Dr Duane McBride about how important family mealtimes are for sharing love and transfering values.

 
Helping Single Parents
 

Real Family Talk / 117 VIEWS

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.

 
Stewardship: Giving Back
 

Real Family Talk / 98 VIEWS

The Bible teaches that if we give financially to God and His work we will receive a blessing. But many don't have much to give and therefore give nothing. Can God bless our "pennies"? Willie and Elaine Oliver talk with Pastor John and Janice Mathews as they share stories of the blessing of giving back to God.

 
Ministering to Military Families
 

Real Family Talk / 79 VIEWS

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.