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Song of Solomon: God’s Picture of Marital Intimacy

January 15, 2020

Author Sharon Jaynes dives headlong into the Song of Solomon to teach us about biblical romance. By studying the relationship between Solomon and his Shulamite, we get a picture of God’s design for marriage. And, what we see modeled by our parents influences our ideas about love later in life. 

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Dr. Marcus Warner and Reverend Chris Coursey, authors of the book “The 4 Habits of Joy-Filled Marriages,” reveal four habits that, if practiced, will make your marriage happier. Find out more about the habits of playing together, appreciating one another, listening for emotion, and nurturing a rhythm.
January 14, 2020
Dr. Marcus Warner and Reverend Chris Coursey want you to know how to cultivate joy in your marriage. They explain what recent discoveries in brain science have been found as they relate to joy, and encourage couples to sow seeds of joy into their marriages for a more satisfying marriage.
January 13, 2020
Tony and Kelly Trent, parents of Tyler Trent, talk about Tyler’s heroic battle with bone cancer. Tyler received his second diagnosis of bone cancer when he was a high school senior. Despite his treatment, he enrolled as a freshman at Purdue and lived his life to the full, cheering on the Boilermakers, until his death in 2018.
January 10, 2020
Tony and Kelly Trent reflect on the difficult cancer journey of their son, Tyler, one of the biggest fans the Purdue Boilermakers ever had. Tyler loved the Lord and had a fascination for sports statistics. At the age of 15, Tyler was diagnosed with bone cancer, but pressed on, despite the challenging treatment.
January 9, 2020
God is always working in our lives. But many times, we just don't see it. Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth and her husband, Robert, remind us that we have a Father in heaven who is so good and faithful. Even if your loved one has turned their back on Him, continue to entrust that child or loved one to the One who knows and loves them best.
January 8, 2020
Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth and her husband, Robert Wolgemuth, talk about the mysterious providence of God. We live in a broken, sinful world, and each of us will face many twists and turns on our faith journey. God takes these hard places and redeems them and makes them new. Are you trusting God to write your story?
January 7, 2020
Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth joins her husband, Robert Wolgemuth, to share their love story. When Nancy was 57, Robert began to pursue her. Nancy was content being single, but tells how Robert, a widowed friend and colleague, won her heart. The Wolgemuths embrace the story God is writing through them.
January 6, 2020
Rob and Stephanie Green, authors of "Tying Their Shoes," share what kind of "help" is most beneficial to a new mother and her newborn. Fathers can feel a little unsure of what to do with the baby in those first few months, especially if a mom is nursing, but can find simple ways to bond with baby. The Greens list the top three things a couple needs to know before the baby is born.
January 3, 2020
Pastor Rob Green and his wife, Stephanie, remember when they first became parents, and encourage moms and dads to prepare themselves spiritually for the changes that will take place with the arrival of their newborn. Your identity changes when you become a parent, but your core identity of who you are in Christ remains the same. New demands can be draining, but it's the wise couple who finds a balance in caring for the new baby without neglecting the marriage. 
January 2, 2020
Pastor Ben Stuart remembers the first time he saw his wife, Donna, and walks us through the circumstances that lead to their courtship and eventual engagement. Stuart talks about the importance of clarity in a relationship and tells how he made his intentions clear as his relationship progressed.
January 1, 2020
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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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