Expedition Marriage Christian marriage and relationship podcast with Chris & Jamie Bailey, marriage coaches

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Welcome to the Expedition Marriage podcast—a place where you can find hope, encouragement, fun, and some practical tips for enjoying the journey of marriage. We are Chris & Jamie Bailey, Christian counselors and marriage coaches, and we’re excited to share with you all that we have learned about marriage, not only from our own marriage, but also as trained professionals.

Ep. 123: Hot Take on the Five Love Languages

Ep. 123: Hot Take on the Five Love Languages

Have you ever wondered how important learning your spouse’s love language is? In this episode we’re sharing about the good and the potential not so good of the Five Love Languages if they’re misused. Tune in today if you want to be sure you’re using this marriage resource the right way!

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Ep. 116: Are you a Peace-Maker or Peace-Keeper

Ep. 116: Are you a Peace-Maker or Peace-Keeper

Do you get unsettled when there’s conflict around you or if you know that someone isn’t happy with you? What lengths do you go to in order to get the peace to return? And when it does return, is it even real peace at all? In this episode, we’re sharing the differences between peace-making and peace-faking. Don’t miss this episode if you have a strong drive for peace!

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Ep. 114: Weekend Fights and How to Stop Them

Ep. 114: Weekend Fights and How to Stop Them

Join us as we explore the common triggers that lead to weekend fights, ranging from differing expectations and miscommunication to the impact of stressors from the week. Through engaging anecdotes and expert insights, we’ll guide you through the maze of weekend tensions, helping you identify your potential pitfalls before they escalate.

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Ep. 113: Things That Undermine an Apology

Ep. 113: Things That Undermine an Apology

Join us as we unpack the various ways in which apologies can go awry. From insincere platitudes to the refusal to take responsibility for one’s actions, we’re sharing the subtle and not-so-subtle ways in which apologies can miss the mark.

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Ep. 112: Can You Trust Your Spouse Again?

Ep. 112: Can You Trust Your Spouse Again?

Can You Trust Your Spouse Again? We understand that rebuilding trust after a breach of it can be a challenging and often painful journey. Join us as we navigate the bumpy terrain of learning to trust your spouse again and finding out if you even can.

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Ep. 111: Dangerous Assumptions that Kill Connection

Ep. 111: Dangerous Assumptions that Kill Connection

In relationships, assumptions can be like silent assassins, lurking in the shadows, undermining connection, and wreaking havoc on the bond in your marriage. In this episode, we’ll shine a light on these dangerous assumptions that often go unnoticed yet have the power to erode trust, communication, and intimacy. Join us as we discuss and explore these hidden and harmful assumptions that couples make.

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Ep. 110: Get Out of That Marriage Funk

Ep. 110: Get Out of That Marriage Funk

Life is full of ups and downs, and even the strongest marriages can hit a rough patch. If you’ve found yourselves in a marriage funk, don’t fret— hang on, we’re here to pull you out! This episode is here to help you rediscover your relationship’s joy, connection, and love.

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Ep. 109: Learning to Love Each Other Again

Ep. 109: Learning to Love Each Other Again

Have you “fallen out of love” or are you beginning to question if you married the right person or if you’re even compatible anymore? In almost every relationship, there may come a time when the flames of love need a little rekindling. Join us for this episode as we explore the art of rediscovering and nurturing the love that initially brought you together.

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Ep. 106 Building Resiliency in Your Marriage

Ep. 106 Building Resiliency in Your Marriage

On this episode, we’re talking about what it takes to build a resilient marriage and how to identify if you have any of the necessary traits for resiliency. It’s never too late to become resilient so be sure to tune in today.

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Ep. 104: Building a Strong Marriage

Ep. 104: Building a Strong Marriage

We all want a strong marriage, but that doesn’t mean we know how to build one. On this episode of Building a Strong Marriage, we’re sharing the exact building blocks you’ll need to make sure your marriage has a firm foundation that will be able to withstand any storm.

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Ep. 103: When Busy is TOO Busy

Ep. 103: When Busy is TOO Busy

We live in a world that glorifies busyness, where our calendars are constantly packed, and our to-do lists seem never-ending. From demanding careers to family responsibilities and social commitments, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed. And that’s exactly what we’re exploring today

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Ep. 102: How to Fight Against the Enemy in Your Marriage

Ep. 102: How to Fight Against the Enemy in Your Marriage

If you and your spouse seek to strengthen and protect your marriage by fighting against the Enemy, this episode is for you. We share invaluable insights and actionable advice to help you maintain your love, trust, and unity. Tune in and discover all the ways you can protect your marriage starting today.

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Ep. 101: The Benefits of Marriage

Ep. 101: The Benefits of Marriage

You’ve probably heard about the consequences of divorce, but have you ever thought that if there are consequences of divorce, there must be benefits of marriage? On this episode, we’re chatting about the many amazing benefits of marriage, and we’re confident some of them will surprise you. Click play and give it a listen!

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*Disclaimer: The information discussed in this podcast is meant for entertainment purposes and is not meant to replace counseling or working with a trained healthcare professional.