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Dave and Ann Wilson

Help is on the Way

July 17, 2009
With Mark Gregston, George and Livia Dunklin
Your teen is in crisis. Where do you turn? For George and Livia Dunklin, Heartlight Ministry, a residential facility for crisis teens, was their answer to prayer. There, their daughter Megan was able to learn new ways of thinking and coping with the world around her. Joining them today is Dennis Rainey and Heartlight's founder and executive director, Mark Gregston.

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With Mark Gregston, George and Livia Dunklin What do you do with a teen who's out of control? Today, Dennis Rainey talks with Heartlight Ministry founder Mark Gregston. Joining them are George and Livia Dunklin, concerned parents who brought their daughter Megan to Gregston's residential facility for crisis teens after their daughter became a danger to herself and others. The Dunklins talk about the shame and fear they felt as they watched their daughter spiral out of control, and the courage it took to seek help for their family's crisis.
July 16, 2009
With Don and Sue Myers Don and Sue Myers had a heroic strategy for parenting--combine a healthy dose of real-life missionary heroes and heroines with plenty of quality time with their five children. Mix well over a number of years and pray for God to give the increase of a righteous legacy. Today, hear Don and Sue share the results of their strategy.
July 15, 2009
With Nancy Meyer Are you and your husband on the same spiritual playing field? Author Nancy Meyer tells Dennis Rainey how she continues to love, honor, and serve her unbelieving husband, Rich.
July 14, 2009
With Nancy Meyer Are you a Christian with an unbelieving spouse? Today, Nancy Meyer talks about her fairytale courtship with her husband, Rich, and the devastating news she got a few years into their marriage when Rich, a former youth pastor, confided in her that he no longer believed in God.
July 13, 2009
With Carolyn Leutwiler Are you struggling to find your place as a single? Join us today to hear single author Carolyn Leutwiler share her views on what the single life is and isn't. Carolyn reflects on the dating scene and the risk that's involved in finding someone compatible to marry.
July 10, 2009
With Carolyn Leutwiler Is getting married the only goal a single should have? Dennis Rainey talks to Carolyn Leutwiler, a 30-something opera singer who encourages singles to move past their disappointment from still being single in order to discover the beauty and opportunities of this season of their lives.
July 9, 2009
With Jerry Sittser Are you struggling to forgive someone who has hurt you? Today, Jerry Sittser talks about forgiving the drunk driver who accidentally careened into their family's van one night, killing his wife, mother and daughter.
July 8, 2009
With Jerry Sittser Some losses are temporary. Others are permanent. Today, Jerry Sittser talks with Dennis and Barbara Rainey about the tragic car accident that turned his life upside down in a matter of seconds. Jerry explains what it was like to grieve his wife, mother and daughter - all killed in the accident, and then try to resume a normal life with his three remaining children.
July 7, 2009
With Jerry Sittser Do you believe in God's goodness even when bad things happen? Jerry Sittser, a professor of theology at Whitworth University, talks about the courageous and life-altering decision he made in the ambulance following a tragic accident that took the life of his wife, mother, and daughter to believe and hope in a loving and Almighty God.
July 6, 2009
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FamilyLife Today® is a weekday podcast featuring fun, engaging conversations that help families grow together with Jesus while pursuing the relationships that matter most.

About Dave and Ann Wilson

Dave and Ann Wilson are co-hosts of FamilyLife Today©, FamilyLife’s nationally-syndicated radio program.

Dave and Ann have been married for more than 40 years and have spent the last 35 teaching and mentoring couples and parents across the country. They have been featured speakers at FamilyLife’s Weekend to Remember® since 1993, and have also hosted their own marriage conferences across the country.

Dave and Ann helped plant Kensington Community Church in Detroit, Michigan where they served together in ministry for more than three decades, wrapping up their time at Kensington in 2020.

The Wilsons are the creative force behind DVD teaching series Rock Your Marriage and The Survival Guide To Parenting, as well as authors of the recently released books Vertical Marriage (Zondervan, 2019) and No Perfect Parents (Zondervan, 2021).

Dave is a graduate of the International School of Theology, where he received a Master of Divinity degree. A Ball State University Hall of Fame Quarterback, Dave served the Detroit Lions as Chaplain for thirty-three years. Ann attended the University of Kentucky. She has been active with Dave in ministry as a speaker, writer, small group leader, and mentor to countless women.

The Wilsons live in the Detroit area. They have three grown sons, CJ, Austin, and Cody, three daughters-in-law, and a growing number of grandchildren.

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