How can I know if my depression is primarily caused by a malfunctions in my body-brain or wrongs I’m committing in my beliefs-behaviors?
Another way to ask this question would be, “Is my depression something I am doing or something that is happening to me?” There is no universal answer to this question. more ⟶
There was a time when little boys and girls grew up and dreamed of getting married. It was a goal of most people in American society. I’m not much of a nostalgic, take-America-back type of guy, but you don’t have to be a sociologist to realize that marriage as an institution is changing. more ⟶
Russell Moore addressed a worldwide gathering of religious leaders today at the Vatican on the necessity of complementarity and the importance of marriage from an evangelical Protestant perspective. more ⟶
Kelly Rosati explains why parents with adopted children sometimes feel like they're outsiders.
Rosati is the vice president of Community Outreach at Focus on the Family where she oversees the Adoption & Orphan Care Initiative and the Sanctity of Human Life department. more ⟶
November is National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month and National Family Caregiver Month. As the number of people diagnosed with Alzheimer’s diseases continues to surge, our systems of care have struggled to meet the need. more ⟶
Pope Francis began the Humanum Colloquium on the complementarity of man and woman in marriage by stating that "this complementarity is at the root of marriage and family." Throughout the message, he was clear about the necessity and value of marriage despite progressive "ideological notions" on the family in our day. more ⟶
If you want your “dream baby,” do not adopt or foster a child: buy a cat and make-believe. Adopting an orphan isn’t ordering a consumer item or buying a pet. more ⟶
One of the great challenges in life is making a decision. When stuck between two legitimate options, people are often unable to simply choose one or the other. more ⟶
Each year in November, the President of the United States issues a proclamation to announce National Adoption Month, a time dedicated to raising awareness of the need for adoptive families and to encourage citizens to become involved in the lives of children and youth in foster care. more ⟶