Focus on the Family / Parents

Teen's Use Of Marijuana Causes Tension In Family

Q: What can we do about our teen's use of marijuana? When we confronted him, he said that it's now socially acceptable and on the verge of being legalized. He's refused to stop, and we're not sure how to respond.

Jim: Sadly, your son is correct ...

Retiree Wondering What To Do Next

Q: After decades of looking forward to retirement, I find that the promised carefree lifestyle isn't quite what I expected. I worked hard to attain this goal, and now I'm struggling with discontentment. What do you suggest I do?

Jim: Restlessness...

Adapt Marital Roles To Changing Health Crises

Q: We just learned my spouse has cancer, and we're reeling. We have the best possible medical care, but there's one area where doctors can't help us: What can we do to keep the disease from harming our marriage?

Jim: Your world's been turned on ...