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Category Archives: Companionship

Podcast 109: Understanding the Grief Process

Working Through Pain and Loss: Understanding the Grief Process Based on the ground-breaking work of Elizabeth Kubler-Ross, we share a clear and helpful understanding of the various stages of grief that...

Podcast 106: First Responder Marriages

First Responder Marriages: Facing the “Calls” at Home To discuss and understand the unique challenges that people in police, fire and paramedic careers face in their home relationships seeking to determine...

Podcast 105: Stay Connected When Work Calls You Away

Extraordinary: Finding Ways to Stay Connected When Work Calls You Away Débuting the new DFR Podcast Host couple—Leland & Carrie Klaassen—Listen to understand the principles and practical steps of keeping a...

Podcast 100: What’s Your Cell Phone Doing for You?

Digital Delight or Distraction: What’s Your Cell Phone Doing for You? Working to grasp the pervasive and growing negative impact that our electronics are having on our lives and looking at...

Podcast 91: Fusion 5—Sexual Intimacy in Marriage

Fusion 5: The Combustion of Passion Learn about growing the sexual intimacy in your marriage. We will help you discover what keeps you from loving and being loved freely and fully....

Podcast 77: Marriage Fusion 1—The Laws of Attraction

Marriage Fusion 1—The Laws of Attraction If you stop having fun commitment alone won’t keep your love alive. Why doesn’t the honeymoon feeling last forever? With the definition of Love =...

Podcast 71: Technology’s Attack on Marriage—Finding Wise Digital Boundaries

Really practical help for couples facing the new and growing challenges of the invasion of technology into the home. How do you limit its impact on your primary relationship? Learn how...

Podcast 68: Putting Your Spouse First and Foremost

Kids – the squeakiest wheel – often get the grease! They get all our attention. What happens to the marriage? Couples need to understand and live out the importance of keeping...

Podcast 64: What Happens When the Butterflies of Love Die?

What Happens When the Butterflies of Love Die? How do you sort through and overcome the loss of that ‘loving feeling’. What to do when the honeymoon feeling fades? Does it...

Podcast 63: The Good News about Marriage: Myths About Marriage and Divorce

The Good News about Marriage: Debunking the discouraging myths about marriage and divorce. We celebrate as we clarify that the commonly understood divorce stats are WRONG! Hear Dr. Dave apologize!!! Marriage...

Podcast 062: MARRIAGE 2.0—SIGNIFICANCE: True Meaning in Life

From the Marriage 2.0 Seminar—Significance: “Half-time” adjustments increase true meaning in life. We share with maturing couples how to be sure that their life is making a difference. We discuss the...

Podcast 058: MARRIAGE 2.0 – COLLABORATION: Partnership in Marriage

From the Marriage 2.0 Seminar—COLLABORATION: Constructive closure keeps your partnership growing. How can couples in the 2nd half of marriage continue to merge their lives together to create more teamwork and...

Podcast 054: MARRIAGE 2.0—VINTAGE: Aging Graciously in Marriage

From the Marriage 2.0 Seminar—Vintage: Aging graciously makes you a pleasure to live with. How do you grow older with grace instead of becoming a Grumpy old man? What are the...

Podcast 053: MARRIAGE 2.0—TOGETHERNESS: Life-long Friendship in Marriage

From the Marriage 2.0 Seminar—Togetherness: Life-long Friendship in Marriage Dr. Dave Currie along with Wayne & Mary Jane, have a helpful discussion on the joys and challenges for couples in the...

Podcast 048: A Family That Cheers Together Nears Together

Dr. Dave Currie along with Wayne & Mary Jane Dahl, discuss if couples can get closer by watching sports together. What can women know about their men through watching the Superbowl...