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FINANCIAL PLANNING FOR SPECIAL NEEDS (3:45 of your time): Watch Here.Marriage Support for Special Needs Families [Video Interview (Click Here)]Posted: 07 May 2013 02:40 AM PDTAn Interview with Joe and Cindi Ferrini Marriages often struggle with the significant challenges that come with raising a special needs child.

Joe and Cindi Ferrini have been there—and are making it work.

This interview will encourage you   in your marriage as Joe and Cindi balance serious topics with much-needed   humor. We discuss commitment, good choices, adaptation and acceptance,   divorce, dependence on biblical truth, and the importance of a Spirit-filled   life.

Your special needs family doesn’t   have to erode your marriage. Joe and Cindi are proof that you can make it   stronger.

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Interview Questions

  1. What are some common   marital challenges when raising a special needs loved one?
  2. How do you manage family   time and fun in the midst of trying to cope as individuals and as a couple?
  3. Joe, what advice do you   have for fathers or male caregivers?
  4. What are some things   couples can do to move forward with success?
  5. What are some key points   couples must focus on?
  6. What passages of   Scripture do you use to encourage others?
  7. When marriages are   struggling—or if there is a divorce—what guidance do you recommend?
  8. How does your   relationship with the Lord strengthen your marriage?

Joe and Cindi Ferrini have been   married for 33 years and have three grown children and two grandchildren.   They speak nationally with Family Life’s “Weekend to Remember,” and they have   appeared as guests on Family   Life Today and Focus   on the Family.

Joe and Cindi host the broadcast, Marriage Matters—a fun and   informative five-minute radio spot that airs Monday mornings at 6:05 and 8:05   AM.

Their book, Unexpected Journey: When Special Needs   Change Our Course, weaves their story about raising their special   needs son as well as caring for their aging parents.

For You

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Recommended Resources

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