The aim of this podcast is for our listeners to learn how they can enrich and enhance their marriages through the knowledge and insights that Melvin and Juanita have obtained through experience over the past 20 plus years. We also provide marriage counseling in addition to leading a marriage ministry in our local church. Life has its challenges and things are constantly changing around us so we must look at how we can effectively embrace them as well as the numerous joys. By adapting in marriage this will determine if we are able to live better together as one. We will use this podcast to share how we continually look to get better along this journey.
A Look Back And A Look Forward
In this episode which is the first episode of season 2, we take a look a back at the year 2020. We were all impacted by the global pandemic and in this episode we discuss what adjustments we had to make in our relationship and with our family to make the most of a difficult year. In addition we also look at what steps we are going to take to get off to a great start in the year 2021.
Keeping Romance Alive
We know that romance is a topic that some couples have not discussed with each other for quite some time which is one of the reasons why we wanted to address it today. In this episode entitled “Romance” we are going to share with why romance is important in your marriage. We will also discuss why you and your spouse need to define what romance is in your relationship. In addition we will also talk about how you can cultivate your romance.
When Disappointment Happens
I know we all would like for our journey with our spouse to be filled with nothing but good times and wonderful memories. But if we are going to be realistic, life is filled with ups and downs and every now and then we will encounter trials and tribulations in this journey that will lead us into a place of disappointment. The question is not if you will face disappointment but how will you deal with it when it shows up in your life and impacts your marriage.
In today’s episode entitled “When Disappointment Happens” we are going to share with you a process that you and your spouse can walk through together when one of you or both of you come face to face with disappointment that has the potential to impact your marriage. How do you identify the root cause of the disappointment and how do you overcome it, learn from it, and continue to grow together as a couple.
Dating Your Spouse
In this episode entitled “Dating Your Spouse” we are going to share with you why we think you should continue to date your spouse even after you say I Do. In addition we are going to give you some ideas and examples that you can consider adding to your dating toolbox so that your dating experience can have some variety. And hopefully it will keep you look forward to the next date with your spouse.
Vision Planning For Your Marriage - Part 2
Creating a vision and a plan to implement that vision isn’t something that is often discussed when it comes to marriage however we have found it to be extremely beneficial in our relationship. In this episode, we discuss what is required to develop a plan for your vision, what it takes to implement that plan, and why it might be necessary to adjust that plan in the future. Making your vision a reality takes a commitment from the husband and wife and you both will need to work together to make it happen.
Vision Planning For Your Marriage - Part 1
Creating a vision and a plan to implement that vision isn’t something that is often discussed when it comes to marriage however we have found it to be extremely beneficial in our relationship. In this episode, we want to discuss with you the steps that you and your spouse can take to define your core values, mission statement, and vision. These are the necessary steps that are required before you can develop a plan to implement your vision which is what we will discuss in Part 2.