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Improving the Climate between Ourselves and Our Spouse

January 21, 2011
Tim Muehlhoff
The climate of a marriage, just like the weather, can change at a moment's notice. Tim Muehlhoff coaches husbands on how to take a temperature reading of their marriage. Tim also explains why "calling a truce" and agreeing not to discuss something until later is sometimes the best choice.

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January 20, 2011
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January 19, 2011
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January 18, 2011
What happens when a believer marries an unbeliever? Dennis Rainey talks with various guests about the reality of being unequally yoked.Download Transcript
January 17, 2011
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January 14, 2011
Paul TrippWould you be more careful about what you said if you knew one day you would have to account for each one? Listen as Dr. Paul David Tripp, Director of "Changing Lives Ministries," tells Dennis Rainey why our idle talk hurts our relationship with God and others.Download Transcript
January 13, 2011
Paul TrippWords can bless or they can injure. On today’s broadcast, Christian counselor Dr. Paul David Tripp explains why our words matter to God.Download Transcript
January 12, 2011
When you love and fear God it shows in your actions. In this special message given at a Promise Keepers rally, Dennis Rainey explains two more marks of a covenant keeper: loving like the Savior loves and leading like a servant.Download Transcript
January 11, 2011
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January 10, 2011
Chuck ColsonYou've been given marching orders. It's time to deploy. Prison Fellowship founder Chuck Colson reminds believers that they have been called into God's service in order to passionately live out the gospel before an unbelieving world and bring the light and hope of Christ into dark places.Download Transcript
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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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