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Since 1999, our 15-minute weekly radio program, Family Policy Matters features interviews with nationally recognized experts on a wide range of family policy issues. Family Policy Matters airs each week on the following radio stations across North Carolina and can also be streamed on the NC Family website by clicking on the titles below.

Belmont/Gastonia–WCGC 1270 AM, Sun., 11:45 AM & 12:45 PM
Bennett/Asheboro–WYTR 88.1 FM, Sat., 2:00 PM
Charlotte–WHVN 1240 AM, Sun., 11:45 AM & 12:45 PM
Charlotte–WOGR 88.3 FM, Sat., 3:45 PM
Charlotte/Harrisburg–WGAS 1420 AM, Sat., 3:45 PM
Fayetteville–WCLN 107.3 FM, Sat., 7:00 AM
Forest City–WWOL 780 AM, Wed., 8:45 AM
Greensboro/Winston Salem–WKEW 1400 AM, Sun., 9:30 AM
Greensboro/Winston Salem–WTRU 830 AM, Sat., 6:00 AM
New Bern–WSTK 104.5 FM, Sat., 3:15 PM
Newland–WECR 1130 AM, Sat., 9:06 AM
Pisgah Forest–WGCR 720 AM, Sat., 9:00 AM

Raleigh–WTRU 1030 AM, Sat., 6:30 AM
Rocky Mount–WLQC 103.1 FM, Sun., 11:00 PM
Salisbury–WOGR 93.3 FM, Sat., 12:15 PM
Sanford–WLHC 103.1 FM, Sun., 11:00 PM
Shallotte–WVCB 1410 AM, Wed., 10:05 AM - Sat. 4:30 PM
Taylorsville-WACB 860 AM; Wed., 5:00 PM
Troy-WJRM 1390 AM; Sun., 7:30 AM
Wilmington–WZDG 88.5 FM, Sun., 5:30 AM & 6 PM
Winston-Salem–WBFJ  1550 AM, Sun., 4:10 PM
Winston-Salem–WPOL 1340 AM, Sun., 9:30 AM
Winston-Salem–WPIP 880 AM, Sun., 5:00 PM.

Katy Faust discusses giving children a voice

Giving Children A Voice In Family Structure Debate

Katy Faust, founder and director of Them Before Us, an organization devoted to giving children a voice in the debate over family structure discusses READ MORE
Ray Guarendi discusses being a grandparent

Being A Grandparent: Just Like Being A Parent Only Different

Dr. Ray Guarendi, a clinical psychologist for over 40 years and author of more than a dozen books on parenting, marriage, adoption, and now READ MORE
Catherine Sample discusses the dating scene in America

The Dating Deficit And The Decline of Courtship Culture

Catherine Fowler Sample, writer and producer of the award-winning film “The Dating Project.” The film is a new documentary that follows five modern-day singles, READ MORE
Susanne Berger discusses Neighbor Health Care Center

Serving Christ Through Compassionate And Accessible Healthcare

Susanne Berger, the Board Chair of Neighbor Health Center, a new faith-based health center that seeks to serve Christ by providing primary care to READ MORE
Sean Raftis discusses lifelong friendship

Seeking Authentic Lifelong Friendship In An Increasingly Impersonal World

Father Sean Raftis, a parish priest in Montana who has become well-known in recent years as one of the Gonzaga Prep “Tag Brothers” whose READ MORE
Andrew Walker discusses new small group study on religious liberty

Religious Liberty Has Its Roots In The Bible

Andrew Walker, Director of Policy Studies at the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission (ERLC) of the Southern Baptist Convention, discusses a new small group READ MORE
Janet Oehl discusses grassroots efforts on sex education

Grassroots Efforts On Sex Education Have Statewide Impact

Janet Oehl, an activist with Onslow Protect Our Students, discusses the fight against comprehensive sex education that was being pushed in her local school READ MORE
Jo Teague discusses the opioid crisis and the foster system

The Opioid Epidemic’s Toll On The Foster Care System

Jo Teague, substance abuse counselor for Wake County Human Services-Child Protective Services and founder of Alcohol and Drug Assessment Services in Raleigh, North Carolina, READ MORE

Walking With Mothers In Tangible Ways On A College Campus

Debbie Capen, Executive Director of MiraVia, a pregnancy care center on the campus of Belmont Abbey College, discusses her personal story and the mission READ MORE
Lindsey Burke discusses school safety

Exploring The Intricacies Of School Safety

Lindsey Burke, Director of the Center for Education Policy at the Heritage Foundation, discusses school safety and where research suggests efforts should be made READ MORE
John Stonestreet discusses Christians and the current culture

Running Into The Brokenness Of Culture With Hope, Restoration & Redemption

This week on Family Policy Matters we will be airing an inspiring speech by John Stonestreet, President of the Colson Center for Christian Worldview. READ MORE
Patrick O'Connell discusses religious beliefs while being a primary care physician

Integrating Faith And Medical Care

Dr. Patrick O’Connell, founder of Sentinel Primary Care, discusses his personal journey of faith and vocation, as well as, how he integrates his religious READ MORE
Helen Alvare discusses children interests in family law

Putting Children’s Interest First In American Family Law

Helen Alvare, a family law professor at George Mason University’s Scalia Law School, discusses her new book, Putting Children’s Interests First in American Family READ MORE
Thomas Lickona speaks on pornography and family

Passing On A Legacy Of Good Values To The Next Generation

Dr. Thomas Lickona, a developmental psychologist and professor of education at the State University of New York at Cortland, discusses his new book, How READ MORE
Thomas Lickona speaks on pornography and family

Creating A Positive Family Environment That Fosters Kindness And Respect

Dr. Thomas Lickona, a developmental psychologist and professor of education at the State University of New York at Cortland, talks about his new book, READ MORE