A Better Us
A BETTER US is a weekly broadcast that provides couples with HOPE through Bible-based insights, honest & fun discussions, and practical tools for everyday life. The program represents the fulfilment of a vision of Ron and Ann Mainse, who felt compelled by God to combine their experience in TV broadcasting with their passion to help couples succeed in marriage.
A Better Us - Season 3 - Episode 1
Our “kitchen couples” discuss the Five Love Languages, along with teachings by author Dr. Gary Chapman. The challenge is to discover how your spouse best receives love — their “love language” and learn to speak that language consistently. Also, Drs Les & Leslie Parrot answer the question “How imp...
A Better Us - Season 3 - Episode 2
Dr. Mike is “On the Beach” highlighting a behaviour in marriage that’s one of the top predictors of divorce…and the “kitchen couples” weigh in. And enjoy a new segment called “The Huddle” with just the guys of A Better Us as they open up about their successes and failures when it comes to meeting...
A Better Us - Season 3 - Episode 3
Dr. Gary Chapman shares a few highlights from his book, THINGS I WISH I'D KNOWN BEFORE WE GOT MARRIED. Relationship experts Bill & Pam Farrel help us tune into the real issues behind some “alarm bells” that tend to go off in marriage. Also, the question we Ask the Drs. is “How much truth is too...
A Better Us - Season 3 - Episode 4
Marriage expert Jimmy Evans shares some keys to a successful marriage from the book of Genesis in the Bible. Neil & Sharol Josephson, Directors of Family Life Canada, explain the difference between happy and unhappy couples when it comes to handling conflict. Also, we “Ask the Drs” this question:...
A Better Us - Season 3 - Episode 5
Dr. Gary Chapman helps us learn how to share with your spouse the things that bug you...but in a positive way that might actually get the result you want. Also, the guys of A Better Us are back in “The Huddle” with relationship expert Bill Farrel, as they talk about improving communication with ...
A Better Us - Season 3 - Episode 6
Neil & Sharol Josephson, Directors of Family Life Canada, challenge us to think the best about our spouse. And it’s “Just Us Girls” time as the ladies of A Better Us talk about their identity and purpose as women, wives and daughters of God.
A Better Us - Season 3 - Episode 7
Dr. Gary Chapman describes the “Four Seasons of Marriage" and how a couple can spend more time in the "Spring" and "Summer." And Bill & Pam Farrel provide tips on rekindling the romance in marriage. Also, Drs. Les and Leslie Parrott are asked, “How can I deal with old wounds so they don’t affect ...
A Better Us - Season 3 - Episode 8
Is it OK to flirt or is that playing with fire? Dr. Mike is on the beach with some advice on that hot topic! Also, it’s “Just Us Girls” time again and the women of A Better Us share openly about past abuse and how, with God's help, we can get past our past and thrive in marriage.
A Better Us - Season 3 - Episode 9
Dr. Mike explains how having certain boundaries in marriage is necessary for the health of the relationship. And authors Dave & Ashley Willis apply the "boundaries" theme to our relationship with the in-laws. Also Drs. Les & Leslie Parrott answer the question, "What does forgiveness look like in ...
A Better Us - Season 3 - Episode 10
Based on his 35 years of counselling couples, Jimmy Evans provides practical wisdom on fighting in marriage. Family Life Canada directors, Neil and Cheryl Josephson, help spouses understand and appreciate our differences. And Drs. Les & Leslie Parrott answer the question, “How can a husband best...
A Better Us - Season 3 - Episode 11
We go "One the Beach with Dr. Mike as he talks about the benefits of experiencing "awe" together as a married couple. Also the guys of A Better Us are back in "The Huddle," joined by author Bill Farrel, as they discuss the pervasive problem of pornography.
A Better Us - Season 3 - Episode 12
Dr. Gary Chapman, author of The Five Love Languages, teaches us five NEW languages...and he calls them "The Five Languages of Apology." Discover how to apologize to your spouse in their "language"...a way that best conveys sincerity to them. To dig deeper into this vital topic, buy Dr. Chapman’s...
A Better Us - Season 3 - Episode 13
It’s “Just Us Girls” time again and the women of A Better Us share how many of the negative issues in marriage are rooted in our fears. Dr. Merry explains how couples often engage in something called "The Fear Dance." Also, author Sheila Wray Gregoire has some great idea for couples who are expe...