Radio Special with Linda Evans
Can romance be a lifelong adventure with the same spouse?
Yes! But a marriage like that is no accident. It requires
commitment, trust, communication, love, and the ability to
survive the transitions of life. Join your host, Linda Evans
Shepherd, as she takes a look at the five stages of romance:
STAGE ONE: Preparing for Romance
and Leslie Ludy talk about foundations for marriage,
the importance of purity, and explain how to let God write
your love story.
Eric and Leslie
are best-selling authors, recording artists, and nationally
known speakers. The Ludys are widely recognized as leading
voices to the younger generation on relationship success.
They are the author’s of When God Writes Your Love Story
and When Dreams Come True and the co-founders of R
Generation, which trains young Christian leaders.
STAGE TWO: Early Marriage
and Darla Sanborn discuss how to adjust from singleness
to life as a couple.
Mark and Darla have been married over 5 years so
have ‘survived’ their newlywed days. Mark is an internationally
known speaker in the area of leadership. He is a contributing
columnist for Life@Work and coauthored or wrote 8 books
including Meditations for the Road Warrior. Darla is
a native of Memphis, Tennessee, and formerly an HR director
for an HMO, and now a mother of two.
STAGE THREE: Romance When the Kids Come
and Lorraine share how to find romance with
the children wrapped around your knees.
Pete and Lorraine Pintus, are speakers and founders
of Hearts at Home Ministries, an organization dedicated to
building Christ center marriage and family relationships.
Lorraine has authored Diapers, Pacifiers, and Other Holy
Things and is the co-author of Intimate Issues.
Pete and Lorraine have been married since 1980 and have two
children, Amanda and Megan.
STAGE FOUR: Middle Age Romance
and Bev Weston discuss the benefits of deciding to
stay married and rekindling romance in the midst of mid-life.
Bob and Bev have been married over 40 years and parented
four children. Bob is a psychotherapist and marriage counselor.
Bev is a speaker and both Bob and Bev are life coaches, helping
people find direction for their lives and careers.
STAGE FIVE: Romance in the Golden Years
and Betty Bass look back at how they kept romance in
their marriage for over 50 years.
John and Betty have enjoyed a lifetime of romance.
Betty is a homemaker, and John is the former President of
the Christian Booksellers Association. They make their home
in Colorado Springs.
Your host, Linda Evans Shepherd,
with husband Paul.
Would you like a copy of Linda's poem,
Saga of Romance, from our Romance Special?
Five Stages of Romance radio program will
air the weeks around Valentine's Day .
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