Conversation: One way to help your family thrive

Creating time for family conversations is easier than you might think. Studies show that families who engage in meaningful conversations are more likely to thrive. Get your kids involved with these conversation starters from Focus on the Family Clubhouse (for 8- to 12-year-olds) and Focus on the Family Clubhouse Jr. (for 3- to 7-year-olds) magazines. For more than 20 years, Clubhouse and Clubhouse Jr. have been helping parents build strong character in their kids. Plus, every month kids will find stories that help them grow closer to God and plenty of recipes, activities, jokes, puzzles and other fun stuff.

 Academic Superstar Be an Academic Superstar

   Are you an average student wishing to be an academic superstar? All you have to do is watch the super students you know and follow their lead.

Communicator Rater   Communicator Rater

   Take this quiz as a family and rate your communication effectiveness.

Travel Fun   Travel Fun

   Play these games as a family on your next road trip or Sunday afternoon drive.

School Survival 101   School Survival 101

   Ten great tips about how to survive the first day of school--whether it's at a new school or just a new year.

   Best Present EverBest Present Ever

   Read this story as a family and discuss how you can strive to be more respectful to each other.

Made for a Purpose   Made for a Purpose

   Everyone in your family has a unique purpose by God. Read this story and discuss how each person's purpose fits together.