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The Most Important Words

Air Date 10/09/2017

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Mark Merrill is the founder and president of Family First, a national non-profit organization dedicated to helping people love their families well. He hosts The Family Minute, a nationally syndicated daily radio program that reaches over 5,000,000 listeners. Mark also delivers marriage and parenting wisdom through his blog and his podcast on He is the author of All Pro Dad and Lists to Love By for Busy Husbands. Mark's wife, Susan, is the director of content for Family First and oversees the content creation and digital marketing for all Family First platforms. She blogs at and is the author of The Passionate Mom and Lists to Love By for Busy Wives. Mark and Susan reside in Florida and have five children.