Our team is made up of a lot of married couples from different walks of life, from different denominations, and from different backgrounds, but who all want the same thing: husbands and wives staying together, happily enjoying one another for a lifetime. Our team consists of:
Dave and Ashley Willis
Dave and Ashley Willis are two of the most popular relationship bloggers on the internet reaching several million readers per month. They’re also the founders of the Facebook Marriage Page and the creators of multiple marriage-related books, resources and events. They have four young sons and they live near Augusta, GA where Dave serves as a pastor at Stevens Creek Church.
Craig and Jeanette Gross
Craig Gross is the founder of XXXchurch.com, X3watch accountability software and the recently launched iParent.tv, but his most important ministry is to Jeanette, his wife of 16 years. He’s spent the last 15 years talking about sexual struggles and temptations all over the world and is the author of over 12 books. Being part a ministry that constantly deals with the breakdown of marriages, Craig and Jeanette have gotten to see firsthand the pitfalls that husbands and wives can fall into – and how to avoid them.
Seth and Melanie Studley
Melanie and Seth Studley are the dynamic couple behind the new Stronger Marriages Podcast, they have been married for twelve and a half years, have three kids together and were nearly divorced 7 years ago.
Seth is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and Melanie is a podcast creator and consultant and together they take listeners through the ups and downs of their marriage with topics ranging from domestic violence and pornography to communication.
They use the story of their almost failed marriage to help spread understanding and education about the many aspects of marriage that are hard to access in a therapy session or in pre-marital counseling.
Jeff and Shaunti Feldhahn
Jeff and Shaunti Feldhahn are best-selling authors, popular speakers and nationally-renowned social researchers. Twelve years ago this average couple stumbled over some things they just didn’t “get” about each other and have used their analytical background to help other semi-confused couples decode each other ever since. Both with graduate degrees from Harvard, Shaunti and Jeff are the authors and co-authors of many groundbreaking books, such asFor Women Only and For Men Only, and their eye-opening findings are regularly featured in media as diverse as The Today Show, The New York Times, Focus on the Family and Family Life Today.As the primary researcher, Shaunti is always in the middle of her next research project, while attorney-entrepreneur Jeff is always in the middle of his next technology company start-up. The Feldhahn’s have two children and live in Atlanta, Georgia.
David and Betsy Dean
David Dean has been making people laugh for 25 years. His early days of training took place at Second City School of Improvisational Comedy along with performing at numerous clubs throughout Chicago. He and good friend, Craig Gross, co-authored a book designed for parents titled, “Touchy Subjects” which just came out this month on Amazon. David’s latest CD, “Clap For Me” can be heard on Laugh USA, Sirius Satellite Radio, iTunes and Pandora radio. David and Saint Betsy, his wife of 26 years, live in Huntington, Indiana. They are the parents of two young adults, Alex & Hannah.
Jeff and Alyssa Bethke
Jeff and Alyssa Bethke have been married for a couple of years and have a daughter who is 1 years old. Jeff and Alyssa blog, vlog and create cool videos on Youtube. They live in Hawaii. Jefferson Bethke burst into the cultural conversation in 2012 with a passionate, provocative poem titled “Why I Hate Religion, But Love Jesus.” The 4-minute video literally became an overnight sensation, with 7 million YouTube views in its first 48 hours (and 25+ million in a year). The message blew up on social-media, triggering an avalanche of responses running the gamut from encouraged to enraged. Jeff and his wife Alyssa have been married for a couple of years and have a daughter Kinsley who is one years old. The Bethke’s blog, blog and create Youtube videos often from their home in Hawaii or from the road.