John Fuller

John Fuller is a family man with the credentials to prove it! He and his wife Dena are the parents of six adult children. And it doesn’t take much time with either one of them to discover how much they love and enjoy each of their kids.

John joined Focus on the Family in 1991, and leads the Focus team that creates and produces twenty radio and podcast shows. He hosts the podcasts Focus on Marriage and Focus on Parenting, as well as seasonal specials like Christmas Stories and Loving Well.

His broadcasting career began in 1980 at a college radio station in Wisconsin. Later he was part of the start-up of two Christian stations in Tyler, Texas.

He has a Master of Arts in human communications from the University of Northern Colorado and a Bachelor of Arts in journalism from the University of Texas at Tyler and studied at Dallas Theological Seminary.

John has spoken internationally at churches and conferences on parenting, marriage, adoption, special needs, the beauty of life, faith, creativity, media and the workplace.

He’s written for a variety of magazines and is the author of the book, First-Time Dad: The Stuff You Really Need to Know and contributed to The Washington Post/Newsweek blog “On-Faith.”

He currently serves on the Board of Directors of the National Religious Broadcasters, and also is a member of the Board of Trustees at the University of Northwestern St. Paul.

John and his wife live in Colorado Springs.

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First Time Dad: The Stuff You Really Need to Know (published 2011)

Book Recommendations from John Fuller (August 2017)
Welcome to My Bookshelf – John Fuller (April 2023 Update)

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Hear John Fuller on these programs:

Focus On The Family with Jim Daly
Focus on the Family with Jim Daly provides today’s families with biblically-based, yet practical, everyday insights on marriage and parenting — insights that help families thrive!
Focus On The Family Weekend
Hosted by John Fuller, Weekend offers Saturday & Sunday audiences the very best of what’s been heard on Focus on the Family the preceding week.

Focus On The Family Minute
John Fuller hosts the daily 1:00 feature – a “nugget of truth” for building strong families.