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Awesome Marriage Podcast

Awesome marriages don't happen on accident and far too many couples are just surviving their marriage when it was meant to thrive. This is the place where we give you practical tips on how to build an awesome marriage. Our passion is to help you strengthen your marriage. Dr. Kim Kimberling hosts the show. He is the President of Awesome Marriage he has been married for 45 years and has been a professional counselor for 35 years. He is the author of 7 Secrets to An Awesome Marriage and 14 Keys To Lasting Love. Dr. Kim is joined by his co-host Christina Dodson. Christina is the COO of Awesome Marriage. She has been married for 8 years. Her and her husband are church planters and love ministering to married couples. Tune in each week to hear practical ways on how to have an awesome marriage! This podcast is brought to you by the ministry of Awesome Marriage.
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Aug 31, 2018

This is a mini series on 3 tips to thriving as a stepparent. Being a stepparent comes with some unique challenges that can often put a strain on your marriage. So this week we wanted to address that and give all stepparents some advice on how to stepparent well and get their marriage good.

In this series we will be sharing 3 tips to thriving as a stepparent. We will be going over 1 tip each day. Today’s tip is: realize it takes time.

Tune in to learn more!   

Aug 30, 2018

Are you a stepparent or about to be one? Then this podcast episode is for you! In this 3 part series Dr. Kim and Christina share tips to thriving as a stepparent. Today is tip #2: practice sacrificial love.

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Be sure to tune in tomorrow as well to learn the 3rd tip to thriving as a stepparent!

 

Aug 29, 2018

This is a mini series on 3 tips to thriving as a stepparent. Being a stepparent comes with some unique challenges that can often put a strain on your marriage. So this week we wanted to address that and give all stepparents some advice on how to stepparent well and get their marriage good.

In this series we will be sharing 3 tips to thriving as a stepparent. We will be going over 1 tip each day. Today’s tip is: the marriage must come first.

Tune in to learn more!   

Be sure to tune in tomorrow as well to learn the 2nd tip to thriving as a stepparent!

Aug 28, 2018

The ministry of Awesome Marriage is for all couples who want to have an awesome marriage by submitting themselves to God and this certainly includes couples who are in a second marriage. We are here for the marriage you are in now to help you make it thrive and honor God.

Many times, second marriages can be complicated and come with baggage. But there are practical things you can do to help your second marriage thrive. Today we are going to talk specifically about: becoming a stepparent. Becoming a stepparent is a whole new role and it absolutely affects your marriage. Dr. Kim shares practical advice and real stories about how to jump into this new role well.

Tune in to learn more.

Aug 25, 2018

This is a podcast that aired last year that we wanted to highlight again because so much of our audience is in this life stage. Each life stage comes with it’s unique set of distractions and challenges.

In this podcast David & Tracey Underwood join Dr. Kim as they share their story of being married with young children and what they are learning in this stage.

Tune in to learn hear this couple’s story and how to do marriage well with young children in the home!

Aug 23, 2018

This is an Ask Dr. Kim segment on the Awesome Marriage Podcast. People submit their questions about love, relationships, and marriage to Dr. Kim and he answers them.

In this episode Dr. Kim answers the question: My wife spends too much time on her phone and it’s hurting our marriage. What do I do?

Tune in to find out!

Aug 21, 2018

The ministry of Awesome Marriage is for all couples who want to have an awesome marriage by submitting themselves to God and this certainly includes couples who are in a second marriage. We are here for the marriage you are in now to help you make it thrive and honor God.

Many times, second marriages can be complicated and come with baggage. But there are practical things you can do to help your second marriage thrive. Today we are going to talk specifically about: the importance of making time for you spouse.

Tune in to learn more.

Aug 18, 2018

This is a podcast that aired last year that we wanted to highlight again because it’s so important to start your marriage off right in the newlywed years.

In this podcast Micah & Tiffany Miller join Dr. Kim as they share their story as a unique kind of newlyweds and what they are learning in this stage.

Tune in to learn hear this couple’s very unique story!

 

Aug 17, 2018

This week at Awesome Marriage we doing a Man Week! Dr. Kim & Nils are talking all things men and getting real about marriage as men and how to be the men God calls you to be.

But these episodes are not just for men! Wives- these are great episodes for you to listen to in order to better understand, love, and serve your husbands.

It is no secret that sometimes our wives don’t have the nicest things to say about us men. In this episode Dr. Kim & Nils talk women’s biggest complaints and what men should learn from them.

Tune in to learn more!

 

Aug 16, 2018

This week at Awesome Marriage we doing a Man Week! Dr. Kim & Nils are talking all things men and getting real about marriage as men and how to be the men God calls you to be.

But these episodes are not just for men! Wives- these are great episodes for you to listen to in order to better understand, love, and serve your husbands.

In this episode Dr. Kim & Nils talk about fatherhood and what makes a great father. They give practical advice and share real life stories about what it means to be a Godly father.

Tune in to learn more about godly fatherhood!

Aug 15, 2018

This week at Awesome Marriage we doing a Man Week! Dr. Kim & Nils are talking all things men and getting real about marriage as men and how to be the men God calls you to be.

But these episodes are not just for men! Wives- these are great episodes for you to listen to in order to better understand, love, and serve your husbands.

In this episode Dr. Kim & Nils are getting real and talking about the truth about sex in marriage. Tune in to learn more!

Aug 14, 2018

This week at Awesome Marriage we doing a Man Week! Dr. Kim & Nils are talking all things men and getting real about marriage as men and how to be the men God calls you to be.

But these episodes are not just for men! Wives- these are great episodes for you to listen to in order to better understand, love, and serve your husbands.

In this episode Dr. Kim & Nils dive into the very difficult topic of lust. Why is lust such a temptation for men? What are practical things you do to fight against lust? What can Christian women do to help men fight against lust? Answers to this and more in this episode!

Aug 13, 2018

This week at Awesome Marriage we doing a Man Week! Dr. Kim & Nils are talking all things men and getting real about marriage as men and how to be the men God calls you to be.

But these episodes are not just for men! Wives- these are great episodes for you to listen to in order to better understand, love, and serve your husbands.

In this episode Dr. Kim & Nils dive into the topic of leadership in the home. What it means, how to do it well, and where culture has it wrong.

Tune in to learn more about leadership in the home!

Aug 11, 2018

This is a podcast that aired last year that we wanted to highlight again because it’s something we all struggle with.

In this podcast Dr. Kim and Christina discuss the distraction of selfishness and how to make sure it doesn’t cause trouble for your marriage. They share common issues of selfishness and give practical examples of what to do to make sure selfishness doesn’t eat away at your marriage.

Tune in to learn more about how to make sure selfishness doesn’t mess up your marriage!

Aug 9, 2018

The ministry of Awesome Marriage is for all couples who want to have an awesome marriage by submitting themselves to God and this certainly includes couples who are in a second marriage.

We are here for the marriage you are in now to help you make it thrive and honor God.

Many times, second marriages can be complicated and come with baggage. But there are practical things you can do to help your second marriage thrive. Today we are going to talk specifically about: how it’s important to not be blindsided. When you’re in a second marriage, you have to let go of the ideal and realize there are going to be some unique challenges since this is your second marriage. Don’t be blindsided by thinking this marriage won’t have it’s challenges.

Tune in to learn more.

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Aug 7, 2018

Here at Awesome Marriage, our hope is that every first marriage would work out and thrive and believe this is God’s design. But we know divorce happens and we have seen couples who commit to Christ have God-honoring, thriving second marriages. The ministry of Awesome Marriage is for all couples who want to have an awesome marriage by submitting themselves to God and this certainly includes couples who are in a second marriage.

We are here for the marriage you are in now to help you make it thrive and honor God.

Many times, second marriages can be complicated and come with baggage. But there are practical things you can do to help your second marriage thrive. Today we are going to talk specifically about: letting go of the past and creating your new life together.

Tune in to learn more.

Aug 4, 2018

This is a podcast that aired last year that we wanted to highlight again because it’s an issue so many couples face and yet so many couples don’t recognize in their marriage.

In this podcast Dr. Kim & Christina discuss the distraction of families of origin and how to make sure it doesn’t cause trouble for your marriage. How we were raised and our life experiences make up much of who we are and how we think, it’s important to understand that and to set healthy boundaries so that unrealistic expectations don’t creep into our marriage.

Tune in to learn more about how to make sure your family of origin doesn’t mess up your marriage!

Aug 2, 2018

This is an Ask Dr. Kim segment on the Awesome Marriage Podcast. People submit their questions about love, relationships, and marriage to Dr. Kim and he answers them.

In this episode Dr. Kim answers the question: My husband isn’t open to counseling, but I think we need it. What do I do?

Tune in to find out!

Aug 1, 2018

Today on the podcast we welcome special guest Karla Akin. Karla is an author and speaker. Karla is the mother of five, including twin sons with autism. She has a bachelor’s in special education from Western Governors University and a doctorate in Christian education from Kingsway Theological Seminary. She has nearly four decades of teaching experience in homeschooling, private school and public education.

Karla joins Dr. Kim to talk about her most recent book A Pair of Miracles: A Story of Autism, Faith, and Determined Parenting and her story of triumphs and mistakes as she walked alongside her autistic sons. This book is a powerful tool for any parent of a child with autism.

Tune in to learn more about autism and determined parenting!

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