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Practical Advice for Those Getting Ready to Wed

Original Air Date 05/16/2015

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This weekend, authors Greg and Erin Smalley offer engaged couples practical advice in a discussion based on their new book, Ready to Wed: 12 Ways to Start a Marriage You'll Love.  

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    Ready To Wed ™ Kit

    Features an engaging 10-session DVD series, a leader's guide, two copies of the couple's workbook and the humorous and insightful book co-authored by Dr. Greg and Erin Smalley, Ready to Wed.

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    12 Ways to Start a Marriage You Will Love

    Learn how Greg and Erin Smalley's book Ready to Wed can help young couples prepare for a wonderful marriage that will last a lifetime.

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    Are You Really Ready to Wed?

    Greg Smalley

    How will I know that I'm ready to wed? Dr. Greg Smalley is often asked this question by engaged couples, so he offers his personal insights on how couples can better understand loving and being loved.

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    Searching for a 'Sole' Mate

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Guest

Greg Smalley

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Dr. Greg Smalley serves as the vice president of Marriage at Focus on the Family. In this role, he develops and oversees initiatives that prepare individuals for marriage, strengthen and nurture existing marriages and help couples in marital crises. Prior to joining Focus, Smalley worked for the Center for Relationship Enrichment at John Brown University and as President of the National Institute of Marriage. He is the author of 12 books including Crazy Little Thing Called Marriage, Fight Your Way to a Better Marriage and The DNA of Relationships.

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Erin Smalley

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Erin Smalley serves as the Marriage Strategic Spokesperson for Focus on the Family's marriage ministry and develops content for the marriage department. In addition to her work at Focus, Smalley is a conference speaker. She presents with her husband, Dr. Greg Smalley, at marriage enrichment seminars where they guide husbands and wives in taking steps toward enjoying deeply satisfying marriages. She also speaks to women on faith, family and the importance of healthy friendships.