Christmas can be wonderful but it can also be a time for family conflict. How we deal with conflict will either grow a relationship or destroy it. Join us today as our guest offers real-world advice based on solid research for marriages, parenting, extended family, ex-spouses, blended families, and friendships. Learn how to reverse negative relationship patterns, let go of unresolved anger, negotiate expectations, set boundaries, and even stay in relationships with unsolvable conflicts. Learn how to make the holidays memorable, not miserable.
Get ready to wing your way down under to the land of Oz where we catch up with our favorite Scottish apologist. Hear the exciting news his family has to share, learn what can’t be broadcast on TV, discover what Christmas is really all about as this cultural observer provides scriptural insight into what is happening in the world today.
Dr. Linda Mintle is a licensed marriage and family therapist, a licensed clinical social worker and national expert on relationships and the psychology of food, weight and body image. With 30 years of clinical experience working with couples, families and individuals, she brings her common sense approach to people who want to live in positive mental health. Dr. Mintle is a best-selling author with 19 book titles to her credit, winner of the Mom’s Choice Award, a national news consultant, featured writer for Beliefnet and hosts her own website.
David Robertson is working as an evangelist with Australian churches.He is involved with education, media, churches and various forms of outreach as a speaker, writer and broadcaster. He is the author of six books, his most recent is A.S.K, an apologetic book for teenagers. He is a regular columnist with Christian Today and Evangelicals Now. He also writes occasional articles for other publications – including Eternity magazine in Australia.