Ron, you should see your face."
It's time for a little stepfamily math.
Blended families need to be bold as a lion.
When conflict divides, be a bridge.
Watch out! It's a trap!
When the road gets long, just keep going.
So, are we family or are we not?
Can you imagine being caught behind enemy lines?
Empathy can bless your home.
Sometimes, loss is hidden just below the surface.
In today's complex families, grandparents are confused.
Stepparenting is a marathon, not a sprint. And getting to the finish line with strong relatiomships requires a lot of grace, personal strength, and wisdom. Listen to Ron Deal talk with Jere and Laurie Short on this important topic.
Marriage gets complicated when couples must manage a stepfamily maze with multiple lives aroud them. Ron Deal talks with Dave & Ann Wilson about how to navigate those struggles by sharing life with other stepfamilies and leaning on God for help.
Unpacking bumps and bruises on the blended family journey is part of readying yourself for stepfamily living. In this episode, Craig and Gina Morgan talk with Ron Deal and unpack some of their baggage and invite you to do the same as you listen.
A diagnosis of autism creates extra complexity to families. Dr. Stephanie Holmes, professional counselor and mom to a child with autism, speaks with Ron Deal on tips, understanding, and perspective on raising kids with autism in a blended family.