FamilyLife Global: Side by Side
By Jayna Richardson “I really like seeing all the different couples from around the world… it inspires me and reminds me that I am not alone is this mission of reaching families.” FamilyLife partners and volunteers from across the globe were encouraged and equipped during FamilyLife Global’s first ever virtual summit over the summer. The […]
Forty-Five Years of Ministry: One Couple’s...
Long before FamilyLife began teaching couples how to develop personal, local ministries to impact their own corners of the world, Norm and Sue Patterson were doing exactly that. For forty-five years, they’ve been on a journey of trusting God as He’s led them around the world and opened doors for marriage and family ministry. Their […]
Love Like You Mean It®: Virtual Cruise
by Jayna Richardson Although FamilyLife’s Love Like You Mean It® (LLYMI) 2021 cruise was cancelled due to COVID-19, that didn’t stop nearly 1,000 couples from hopping aboard the virtual cruise that took its place. Many couples were at first skeptical of the idea of a virtual cruise. Yet as the weekend progressed, minds were changed […]
Art of Marriage: Celebrating Ten Years
by Jayna Richardson “We love sharing the message of The Art of Marriage®. We have seen hundreds of marriages revived, renewed, and restored through Art of Marriage.” This is just one testimony from one couple. Thousands more around the world have similar stories as they’ve experienced the power of The Art of Marriage (AOM) in […]
FamilyLife Local—Ministry in YOUR Neighbor...
by Jayna Richardson When Jorge and Rose Rosario were thinking through creative ways to reach out to their neighbors, they had no idea God would use them to help save a marriage. They had created colorful print-outs that said “Just poppin’ by to say hello” and passed them out in their neighborhood along with a […]
FamilyLife Global—Training Couples for Out...
by Jayna Richardson FamilyLife has a ministry presence in over one hundred countries around the world. While many of these countries do have full-time FamilyLife staff, in some places the ministry is run by part-time staff or volunteers. All the FamilyLife ministries, with or without staff, rely on teams of volunteers to help share the […]
Headquarters Relocation Announcement
For more than 43 years, our Little Rock, Arkansas-based ministry has been dedicated to strengthening marriages and families through biblical resources, radio and events. What started as marriage and family training for Cru staff members grew into an international ministry with more than 3 million people attending events, 1.6 million weekly radio listeners, and distribution […]
Ministry Skills Training
“This training has opened my eyes to the vast possibilities to share the life-transforming truth of the gospel by utilizing the compelling materials by FamilyLife!” “We can’t wait to see what God is going to do through this group here!” “We have been wanting this training and opportunity and couldn’t be more excited!” In May […]
Cruisin’ with a mission
This year’s Love Like You Mean It® cruise was an exciting time of strengthening marriages and drawing couples closer to each other and to God. And for 65 couples who chose to volunteer their time, money, and energy to participate in an outreach, it was also a chance to minister and bless the locals of […]
FamilyLife Global Summit 2018
The challenges of ministering to marriages and families around the world are enormous. Globally, divorce rates have increased by more than 250% since 1960. While every country faces obstacles unique to its own culture, the results everywhere are the same—broken families in need of help and hope. Fortunately, God is raising up laborers around the […]
40th Anniversary Celebration and Global Outr...
Nearly 70 FamilyLife partners and volunteers representing 20 countries outside the US traveled to Little Rock in July to attend FamilyLife’s 40th anniversary celebration and staff conference. It was an incredible time of celebrating all that God has done through FamilyLife around the world. Several international staff had the opportunity to tell their stories of […]
Up in space, grounded in faith
It may have been the most unusual program we’ve ever aired on FamilyLife Today®. At various times during the interview, the guest stood sideways on the wall and upside down on the ceiling. At one point, Dennis Rainey, co-host of the show, asked his guest, “Would you mind looking out your window and telling us what you’re seeing […]
STINT: Equipping staff for a lifetime of min...
Starting or growing FamilyLife in countries around the world is often a huge challenge, but the best way to help ensure success is to equip godly, passionate couples who have been called by God to help families. That’s why FamilyLife Global developed a STINT (Short-Term International) program to train staff to have an impact on […]
FamilyLife staff conference 2014
FamilyLife’s staff conference, held August 27-30, was a time of looking back and celebrating what God has done over the past 38 years and equipping and building up our staff for the coming years. Thirty-four FamilyLife partners from ten countries also attended and were encouraged by the messages from Al Mohler, David Nassar, Dennis Rainey, […]
I Still Do
I Still Do FamilyLife® announces I Still Do™, a powerful, practical, one-day marriage event where couples can invest in and strengthen their marriage. Couples will join thousands of others to affirm the fundamental importance of strong, healthy, committed marriages in every culture. By exploring God’s design for marriage, couples will have a chance to reaffirm that […]
New Resource: The Art of Marriage® Connect...
Relationships often fade over time as people drift apart—but only if the relationship is left unattended. We have a choice in the matter; our marriages don’t have to grow dull. Perhaps we just need to give them some attention. That’s the purpose behind this series(formerly called HomeBuilders Couples Series®) —to provide a way to give […]
FamilyLife and Trans World Radio—reaching...
Trans World Radio (TWR) has put together an amazing web platform (TWR360), and FamilyLife is excited to be a part of it. TWR360 is the world’s premiere online tool for accessing Christian media in the user’s heart language, providing them with audio, transcripts, Bible study tools, and more. TWR360 connects people to the greatest Christian voices […]
FamilyLife and the Armed Forces Network
FamilyLife is excited to announce that we’ve entered into a partnership with the Armed Forces Network (AFN), the worldwide broadcast service for military men and women stationed around the world. AFN has 175 radio outlets overseas and is also available on over 200 military ships. FamilyLife Today®, our 30-minute daily program, recently received authorization to […]
Taking Art of Marriage® around the world
At a time in life when most people are contemplating slowing down and taking it easy, Roland and Cindy Weber are doing anything but. Not yet retired from two successful, busy careers, the Webers are eagerly saying to God “Here I am, Lord. Send me!” Actively involved in their church throughout their 42 years of […]
Introducing FamilyLife’s Global Outreach D...
Dear Partners and Friends of FamilyLife, Change is a normal part of life. Global Outreach has experienced a lot of change recently. For that reason, I wanted to take this opportunity to introduce you to all of the members of our team and explain how each is serving you and our other partners around the […]
FamilyLife Mentor Guide—a tool for marriag...
We are pleased to introduce the FamilyLife Mentor Guide—a robust collection of biblical truths and practical wisdom around the most common marriage and family issues. We’re excited to finally be able to share this incredible, online tool with churches and individuals for ministry around the world. What began as an internal tool for handling incoming emails sent […]