Becoming One: God's Blueprints For Marriage

Dennis Rainey explains what it means to become one with your spouse.

Dennis Rainey talks about building intimacy in your marriage through honesty and transparency. View Show Notes →
Dennis Rainey tells what it means for a husband and wife to become one flesh. View Show Notes →
The Scriptures mandate that a man leave his mother and father and cleave to his wife. View Show Notes →
Dennis Rainey explains what it means to cleave to your spouse. View Show Notes →
A husband or wife can't cleave until they leave. View Show Notes →
Dennis Rainey tells how leaving your family of origin may be the best thing you can do in order to bond to your mate. View Show Notes →
Why bother to get married? View Show Notes →
Dennis Rainey encourages husbands and wives to honestly evaluate their marriages before it's too late. View Show Notes →

Meet Series Guests

Dennis Rainey

Dennis Rainey cofounded FamilyLife®, a ministry of Cru®. Since the organization began in 1976 through 2017, Dennis’ leadership enabled FamilyLife to grow into a dynamic and vital ministry in more than 109 countries around the world helping families discover the joy God intended for their relationships with God, spouse, and kids.

Dennis has authored or co-authored more than 35 books, including best-selling Moments Together for Couples and Staying Close and has received two Golden Medallion Awards from the Evangelical Christian Publishers Association. In addition, he served as the senior editor of the HomeBuilders Couples Series®, which has sold over 3 million copies and has been translated into 47 languages.

A powerful and effective communicator, Dennis hosted the nationally-syndicated radio program FamilyLife Today® through early 2019 on more than 1,300 radio outlets in all 50 states. During his tenure on the program, FamilyLife Today was recipient of the National Religious Broadcasters Radio Program of the Year Award three times. Dennis serves on the Board of Directors of Dallas Theological Seminary.

Dennis and Barbara have been married since 1972 and love laughing with their six children and growing number of grandchildren. In his spare time, Dennis enjoys helping Barbara in their garden, reading great books, and pursuing his passions for hunting and fishing. They live near Little Rock, Arkansas and retired from FamilyLife in 2017.