The Blended Family Mom is women's speaker, mentor and author Kristie Carpenter. Kristie is passionate about all moms - blended and traditional; she offers advice and encouragement based on her journey as a blended family mom since 2004. She is the author of two books The Blended Family Mom: Interactive Devotionals to Help You 'Stir and Mix' Your Blended Family; and Blended Mom Moments..

Since 1976, Family Life has been committed to helping you discover Biblical advice about all your relationships. Family Life Blended is a recent addition to their resources, offering hope and encouragement to step families.

Dave Willis is the Founder of the facebook Marriage Page ( and the Co-Founder of which is a global, collaborative network of churches and ministry leaders. He is the author of five books including “iVow: Secrets to a Stronger Marriage” and “Soul Caffeine: Stories and Life Lessons Designed to Encourage and Inspire.” Dave and his wife, Ashley, lead Marriage Seminars and Retreats together and create marriage-building media and content online.

Ryan and Selena Frederick are the creators and authors of Fierce Marriage. They started their blog to help them process through marriage’s trials as well as celebrate it’s joys. They hope that as they share openly it will help you grow and cultivate a truly Christ-centered marriage.

Marriage 365 is the brainchild of Casey and Meygan Caston. They've discovered that great marriages don’t happen by accident, but require being intentional 365 days a year.  They want to see marriages thrive.  They want to see marriages last a lifetime.

Marriage Today is the ministry of Pastor Jimmy Evans and his wife, Karen. MarriageToday utilizes seminars, conferences, simulcasts and more than 100 marriage building resources, in pursuit of this vital mission. And leading the way in cultural impact is the ministry’s national television program, MarriageToday with Jimmy & Karen, which broadcasts to more than 100 million households in North America and more than 200 countries via the Internet. Whether couples are desperate to improve or save their marriages, solidify their blended families or build a more balanced, successful family, MarriageToday offers the help they need.

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Twogether in Texas is a pre-marital education initiative administered by the State of Texas Department of Health and Human Services. Local instructors offer an 8-hour pre-marital class via one-day, weekend, or multi-week series. Upon completion of the class, couples can receive a $60 discount on their marriage license, as well as waiver of the 3-day waiting period. For more information, click on the image above.