New Life Live: July 16, 2014

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Topics: Adult ChildrenDivorceDatingChurch LifeSinglesTrustSexual Integrity
Hosts: Steve ArterburnDr. Dave StoopDr. Jill Hubbard

Caller Questions:

  1. How can I respond to my 26yo daughter telling me she is in a polyamorous relationship with two guys? 
  2. Can I divorce and still live a godly life? 
  3. My ex-boyfriend is in church leadership; should I warn them about him? 
  4. I am 41yrs old and feel guilty chatting with guys on Facebook. 
  5. How can I get my wife to trust me and get over my emotional affair? 

Suggested Resources:
Is This The One
How We Love
Secrets Women Keep
Rethink How You Think

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New Life Live: July 15, 2014

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Topics: DatingAbandonmentDivorceGriefFriendshipsSexual IntegrityMarriage 
Hosts: Steve Arterburn and Guest Host Marilyn Meberg

Caller Questions:

  1. My girlfriend goes out with her ex and then denies it; do I move on? 
  2. Why does my childhood abandonment affect my relationship with people today? 
  3. I divorced my alcoholic husband; why did I not experience grief when he died? 
  4. How do I support my friend who has a sexually addicted husband? 
  5. Should I stay with my verbally abusive husband? 
  6. I never met my father; why do I still struggle today with abandonment? 

Suggested Resources:
Is This The One
Healing Is a Choice
Constantly Craving

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Every Man’s Battle Workshop Feedback

Every Man’s Battle Workshop Feedback

This past weekend our Every Man’s Battle workshop was held in Washington DC. It was well attended, we had 88 men at the workshop and lives were forever impacted and forever changed. Here’s what one attendee had to say:

feed-back.newlifeAttending the EMB workshop this weekend can’t be described in depth within this page. Please allow me to use single words: open, loving, emotional, empowering, blessed, fortunate, friendship, bonding, crying, laughing, thoughtfulness, equipping, transforming, relieving, painful, joyful.

EMB has challenged me to be a NEW husband, a NEW son, a NEW friend, all as I walk closer and deeper with God. EMB has created a deep desire to connect with my brothers in Christ, to bond, heal and grow with.

Words can’t describe my gratitude for EMB, the staff, the event . . . life changing . . .Thank you!Tony

More Every Man’s Battle Testimonies . . .

New Life Live: July 14, 2014

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Topics: PornographyDrugsAddictionsDivorceMarriageDatingAlcoholismChurch LifeSelf Worth 
Hosts: Steve ArterburnDr. Henry CloudDr. Dave Stoop

Caller Questions:

  1. How do I confront my spiritual battles like pornography and drugs? 
  2. I want restoration for my marriage; can I still date? 
  3. Is there hope for an alcoholic husband that lies? 
  4. My husband left us; why does my church make me feel guilty? 
  5. How can I feel in control when I have to talk with my lying ex? 

Suggested Resources:
Book of Life Recovery
Life Recovery Bible
Forgiving the Unforgivable
Toxic Faith  (not available from new Life)
More Jesus, Less Religion
Healing Is a Choice

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New Life Live: July 11, 2014

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Topics: Church LifeLyingMarriageForgivenessAffairsParenting 
Hosts: Steve ArterburnMilan Yerkovich and Guest Host Shannon Ethridge

Caller Questions:

  1. Is it harmful for my church to study world religions? 
  2. As a pastor, how can I deal with the politics of getting assigned to a church? 
  3. Do you think my pathological liar husband has a deeper mental issue? 
  4. I forgave my husband for his affair, but now I can’t stand hearing her name, “Joy.” 
  5. How can my husband and I stop arguing about my 16yo son? 

Suggested Resources:
More Jesus, Less Religion
Toxic Faith
How We Love
Forgiving the Unforgivable

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New Life Live: July 10, 2014

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Topics: DatingMarriageParentingIntimacyChristian WalkAddictionsAdult Children
Hosts: Steve Arterburn and Guest Hosts Marilyn Meberg and Shannon Ethridge

Caller Questions:

  1. Should I put off my wedding to someone who is defiant, swears, and thinks differently than I do? 
  2. My disengaged husband always runs home to his mother. 
  3. If the Bible is against an issue, why do Christians debate it? 
  4. Comment: A husband and wife need to teach their kids about issues like homosexuality.
  5. Comment: A couple should spend time before marriage discussing issues and how you would teach them to your kids. 
  6. Does God expect me to keep a relationship with my 25yo son who is involved with drugs? 

Suggested Resources:
Is This The One
How We Love
7 Minute Marriage Solution
Being Christian by Stephen Arterburn   (available from Amazon.com)
Boundaries

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Nuclear Physics

On the show today, Steve Arterburn mentioned that the producer of our New Life TV channel challenged John Townsend and himself  to do a segment on nuclear physics. Check it out! Click on the image below to watch:

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New Life Live: July 9, 2014

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Topics: NarcissistsMarriageParentingSexual IntegritySexual Addiction
Hosts: Steve ArterburnDr. John TownsendDr. Sheri Denham

Caller Questions:

  1. What advice is there to help my marriage to a narcissist husband? 
  2. We married after a baby was conceived; then she told me it may not be mine. 
  3. Comment: My husband had the same issue and accepted the baby as his own. 
  4. Should my wife be my accountability partner for my sexual addiction? 

Suggested Resources:
Life Recovery Bible
Book of Life Recovery
Every Man’s Battle

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New Life Live: July 8, 2014

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Topics: AffairsSeparationGriefForgivenessChristian WalkFather IssuesSelf-worth 
Hosts: Steve ArterburnDr. John Townsend

Caller Questions:

  1. My wife had an affair 2yrs ago and now she is hostile and sarcastic; what can a godly man do? 
  2. How do I move on after 4yrs of separation from my husband who lives with the other woman? 
  3. What kind of man gets remarried within months of our divorce? 
  4. Is God hiding His face from me like in Psalm 13:1? 
  5. In Reframe Your Life, can you elaborate on healing from a controlling dad? 
  6. How can I balance being overly critical of myself after an abusive dating relationship? 

Suggested Resources:
7 Minute Marriage Solution
Healing Is a Choice
Where is God  (available from Cloud-Townsend)
Forgiving Our Parents

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Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing

Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing 

On the radio today, Steve Arterburn mentioned EMDR and how it can help those who have suffered extreme trauma. EMDR: Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing is an amazing psychotherapy approach and in the segment below Dr. Sheri Keffer and Dr. Curt Rouanzoin get together to explain what it is and how it works. Click on the image to watch now!

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