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Creating a No-Regrets Marriage, and Restoring Hope to Your Marriage

Air Date 09/29/2018

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In Part 1 of this weekend's program, Pastor Steve Stoppe and his wife, Rhonda, explain how married couples can cultivate the relationship they've always hoped for by re-framing their expectations, depending on God and remaining committed to one another through the difficult challenges of life.

In Part 2, Ron and Opal Erickson discuss the marital struggles they experienced as the result of an affair, and describe how God repaired their marriage. They also talk about their music ministry and their efforts to help heal troubled marriages as a Hope Restored host couple.

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Guest

Steve and Rhonda Stoppe

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Steve Stoppe is the senior pastor of First Baptist Church in Patterson, Calif. His wife, Rhonda, is a speaker and author who is popularly known as the "No Regrets Woman," as she is passionate about helping women live life without regrets. Her books include Real-Life Romance and If My Husband Would Change, I'd be Happy. Steve and Rhonda have co-authored a book titled The Marriage Mentor and speak together at their No Regrets Marriage Conference. They also mentor ministry marriages at one-on-one retreats on their ranch in California. The couple has four grown children and nine grandchildren. Learn more about the Stoppes at Rhonda's website, rhondastoppe.com.

Guest

Ron and Opal Erickson

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Ron and Opal Erickson have been singing together and traveling across the nation with their singing and instrumental ministry for more than 40 years. They were the 2007 and 2008 recipients of the Duo of the Year Award presented by the International Country Gospel Music Association. The Ericksons are a Hope Restored host couple, sharing their story of marriage redemption with couples attending the event. Ron and Opal have two married daughters and six grandchildren. Learn more about Ron and Opal at their website, ronandopal.com.