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Jim Daly is president of Focus on the Family and host of its National Radio Hall of Fame-honored daily broadcast, heard by more than 2.9 million listeners a week on more than 1,000 radio stations across the U.S. He is husband to Jean and father to Trent and Troy.
What Andy Rooney Thought Every Child Needed

Although he struck many of us as something of a curmudgeon, I enjoyed watching and reading Andy Rooney over the years.

Shocking Slide

Somebody once said that running into debt isn't so bad. It's running into creditors that hurts.

Should the State Be Allowed to Remove Overweight Children?

By now you’ve probably heard the story of an Ohio mother whose 8-year-old son was taken away from her because of the boy’s weight.

Parents Deserve Blame for Flash Mob Teens

It happened again last week, this time at a 7-Eleven in Silver Spring, Maryland.


A chronicle of the Pilgrims' arrival at Plymouth, as recorded by Nathaniel Morton.

Tim Tebow is Today's Seabiscuit

He arrived at a time when the nation was fearful and fighting malaise, hungry for a hero to root for, eager to find hope amidst the dark clouds of uncertainty.

Seconds and Thirds

Tomorrow’s celebration of Thanksgiving conjures up so many memories for all of us. As I’ve shared in the past, my recollections of the holiday as a child bring with them a mixed bag of emotions.

Paul Harvey: So God Made a Farmer

Paul Harvey,the late radio legend, shares an essay at the 1978 National F.F.A. (Future Farmers of America) Convention.

This Happened to My Son on a Plane

I was on a recent flight with our family and encountered something unexpected.

What I Saw at Saturday's Discussion

It is in the act of discussion, suggested the late Christian writer C.S. Lewis, that you rouse the patient's reason. And when such a deliberation is approached thoughtfully and pointedly on a stage, you awaken the senses and stir the hearts of the audience, too.

Happy Orphans?

It's common to wax nostalgic for the past, to suggest that the "good old days" weren't just good - but great. If only we could turn back the clock, so the logic goes, all would be well.

Our Magnificent Obsession

Fred Barnes is the executive editor of the Weekly Standard and an astute political writer and commentator. I want to call your attention to his most recent column. It was titled “Hidden Persuaders: The unheralded gains of the pro-life movement.”

Is This Taking a Love of Dogs Too Far?

What would you say if I told you that a Texas Appeals Court has just elevated the value of a person's pet over the value of people in some instances?

The Government as Family

The late Nobel laureate in economics, Milton Friedman, warned many years ago that the more government does for the family, the less those in the family are likely to do for themselves.

Are Married Men Better Workers Than Single Ones?

For years, Brad Wilcox and his colleagues have been studying the positive impact of marriage on the culture.

A Mother's Farewell On Veterans Day

In the process of doing some research, one of my colleagues came across a poignant Veterans Day tribute. It dates back over 45 years, but the sentiments are powerful and timeless.

Expose the Evil at Penn State

Penn State’s Board of Trustees announced the firing of football coach Joe Paterno.

Bil Keane, 1922-2011

"A hug is like a boomerang -- you get it back right away."

I Had to Turn it Off

The disturbing video of Texas judge William Adams whipping his then 16-year-old daughter quickly went viral last week, with several million views and climbing.

Burned Biscuits

“Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain,” wrote the late Dale Carnegie, “but it takes character and self-control to be understanding and forgiving.”

Example: "Gen 1:1" "John 3" "Moses" "trust"
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