“In sickness and in health” is one of the most important vows a couple can make to one another. Even when we are at our weakest physically, our marriage can be at its strongest if we’ll lean on God and on each other.

Authors Dave and Ashley Willis experienced the beauty that can arise from a crisis after Dave’s father endured serious health challenges. The bonds of his parents’ marriage were tested like never before. Through it all, Dave’s mom acted with tenderness and grace. And when their season of struggle ended, his parents said, “We never want to go through that again, but our marriage and our faith are stronger because of it.”

His parents’ journey inspired Dave and Ashley to consider how they might build a relationship capable of growing stronger in the face of difficulty. They’re with us on our Focus on the