Gil and Brenda Stuart

Gil has his Master’s in Counseling and Brenda has her Life Coaching Certification. They have been working with couples for over 16 years and have learned that the combination of Counselor/Coach is very impactful. The Stuarts own Seven Trees Consulting, Inc. offering team-building training and more. In addition, they are Prepare and Enrich Trainers, host the Gil and Brenda Stuart podcast, have presented with Laugh Your Way to a Better Marriage, and are the authors of Restored and Remarried curriculum.

They deliver a fresh style of encouragement to this ever-growing population in society— the blended family. Willing to speak the obvious from their own stepfamily adventure, the Stuarts share heart to heart as they walk the walk.

Gil and Brenda are sought after seminar/workshop and retreat speakers with a passion for encouraging marriages with a special focus on the stepfamily! They also offer 3-day marriage intensives for all marriages. Their motto is: “If you ain’t got the marriage, you ain’t got nothin’.”

Gil and Brenda Stuart live in Brush Prairie, Washington. They have 7 adult children and 7 grandchildren. Find out more on their website

Episodes appearing in

Blended family life doesn't often start with every relationship in harmony. But it's not unusual to develop it along the way. Ron Deal speaks with Gil and Brenda Stuart about how disappointment and confusion eventually morphed into redemption and joy. View Show Notes →
Do you have questions on where to go for help with stepfamily challenges? Ron Deal talks with Gil and Brenda Stuart on how to find a church that will support you, when to know if you need counseling and where to go, and your role in making it happen. View Show Notes →
Gil and Brenda Stuart share how they experienced the pains and joys of remarriage. View Show Notes →