Strengthening Your Marriage with Doug Hinderer (The Drew Mariani Show)

You may want to improve your marriage. Is there conflict, division, or even talk of divorce? Doug Hinderer is in to give you solid advice. He’s the host of a brand new show on Relevant Radio called Marriage Unhindered. It will air Saturdays at 11a CT and the podcast will be on Relevant Radio platforms to listen any time.

He joins Drew to talk about ways to resolve hurt, wounds, and pain that are oftentimes brought into your marriage from the past. He encourages couples to embrace their call to live as holy married couples in a world that’s starving for true romantic and sacrificial love.

Divorce Day Dilemma: Drew shares that the first business Monday of the new year is known as “Divorce Day” among lawyers! 📆💔 It’s a time when couples, post-holiday bliss, decide to part ways. This trend not only tears apart couples but also impacts children and extended families, weaving a tapestry of complexity and heartache.

What’s Rocking the Marital Boat?: Doug dives deep into the causes of marital discord. He identifies happiness hunting and lack of forgiveness as the twin sharks in the marital waters. 🦈🦈 He advocates for endurance and understanding in relationships, countering the fast-paced, instant-gratification culture.

The Hard Truth About Hard Hearts: Doug touches upon the biblical perspective, highlighting how ‘hardness of heart’ leads to marital breakdown. He stresses that when one’s heart turns to stone, the floodgates of issues open, leading to the eventual sinking of the marriage ship.

The Eros Equation: Doug underlines the critical role of physical intimacy in marriage, warning against the dangers of pornography and its addictive nature. He advises on cultivating a healthy, respectful, and loving physical relationship as a cornerstone of marriage.

Recipe for Reconnection: For those feeling more like roommates than soulmates, Doug suggests working on the friendship aspect of marriage. He encourages date nights, deep conversations, and seeking therapy if needed, especially for men who might be hesitant to admit they need help.

Content may not be suitable for all audiences. You can listen to the entire hour here!

Jake Moore serves as a Digital Audio Content Producer for Relevant Radio®. He is a graduate of Franciscan University of Steubenville, and is passionate about classic movies, Christian music, young adult ministry, and leading this generation to Christ through compelling media. You can listen to more of his podcasts at and on the Relevant Radio® app.