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Category Archives: Family Unity

Marriage: Win, Lose or Draw—Playing Your Relational Cards Right

You are at the table. Everyone is. The stakes are high. You’d bet your life to have a successful marriage and family life. In this game, you have a hand to...

Parenting: Raising Confident and Secure Children

The Fall is an exciting time for families with the anticipation of school. When that first bell rings, there is the surge of excitement of reconnecting with friends, the new classroom...

Marriage: Q & A with Dr. Dave & Donalyn Currie—Work or Family First?

  I know my family needs to be my top priority, but when push comes to shove it is always easier to say no to them than to my boss. How...

Marriage: Q & A with Dr. Dave & Donalyn Currie—Problems with the “Ex”

  My husband and I are both on our second marriage. Our problem is his ex-wife. She's always in his face, whether it's about the kids, or money...if it's not one...

Parenting: Overcoming Parenting Panic

Facing the Fears of Raising Children in the 21st Century Parenting is not for the faint of heart. Things have changed a ton since you were raised. It’s a really difficult...

DFR Tip 415: Start a Family Care Project tradition.

Start discussing a Christmas Care Project as a couple or family where you help somone less fortunate than you. Learn to care for others together. More DFR Resources To learn more...

DFR Tip #367—What happens to your communication when things get busy?

To learn more about communication in marriage and parenting through those busy years, see the following resources: WATCH—Quick Video Answer: Marriage—How do you stay connected on a limited schedule?  READ—eZine #2: Scheduling...

DFR Tip #346: Surround yourself with happy memories—fill your home with photos of your loved ones.

For more information on the importance of celebrating special occasions with your spouse and family, please see links below: Article: The Impact of Family Traditions Article: Anniversaries—The Value of Remembering eZine #23: The Dog...

DFR Tip #341: Set a warm, friendly climate in your home—bless your children.

For more information on parenting, click on the links below: Article: Raising Confident & Secure Children Article: Developing a Family Mission Statement Quick Video Answer: Why are family celebrations important in life?  For more Daily...

Family Day 2017: Friends may come and go, but family is forever! Celebrate today!

For more information on building strong family ties and celebrating your family, click on the links below: Article: Raising Confident & Secure Children Article: Developing a Family Mission Statement Quick Video Answer: Why are family...

Tip #269: Set fair Goals for Kids so They Will Succeed

For more information on parenting, visit the following links: Podcast 22: The Sports Parent—Raising a Young Athlete Article: 3 Things Parents Should Never Withhold From Their Children eZine #2: Scheduling and...

Tip #258: Do a Random Act of Kindness, together!

For more information on serving as a couple and family, see the links below: Article: The Memorable Impact of Missions on Marriage Article: Parenting—Building a Godly Home Dr. Dave’s TV Show:...

Tip 244: Celebrate Your Spouse with Your Kids

To learn more about why you should celebrate your spouse with your kids, see the links below: Quick Video Answer: Why are family celebrations important in life? Article: Developing a Family...

Tip #240: Live a Selfless Life

To learn more about living a more selfless life and serving others, click on the following links below: Article: The Memorable Impact of Missions on Marriage Article: Parenting—Building a Godly Home...

Tip #220: Don’t be a Sports Nazi!

For more information on sports and your kids, please see the links below: eZine 26: Sports and the Family Podcast: The Sport Parent—Raising the Young Athlete Quick Video Answer: How many...