The Promise - We Said I Do Forever
An intimate look at the sacrament of marriage where real-life couples talk candidly about all aspects of their union and offer advice to uphold husbands and wives in their lifelong commitment.
DERICK AND PETRA SOARES –FINDING LIGHT IN THE DARKNESS
Derick Soares was born with a rare genetic condition that limited his ability to see. As his conditioned worsened, so did his first marriage. He turned to his faith, and met Petra, who has helped him rebuild his life.
JAN AND JOYCE NAHORSKI –A COVENANT PROMISE
Jan and Joyce were high school sweethearts, but the demands of life and family got in the way of their marriage. They considered divorce, but instead discovered how to forgive one another and make the marriage work.
ERIC AND LESLIE GENUIS –UNBRIDLED GRIEF
The hardest thing a parent can face is the death of a child. When Eric and Leslie Genuis lost their son to suicide, their Catholic faith held them together, helping them find the healing and peace they desperately crave.
DARRELL AND KELLY MILLER – THE GIFT OF COLORBLINDNESS
The Millers are true witnesses to the power of love, overcoming the challenges of an interracial marriage and family disapproval. But it was Darrell’s spiritual journey that brought Kelly back to the Catholic faith.
AARON AND CASSIE EVERTS – TRUSTING IN GOD
Facing infertility, Aaron and Cassie Everts decided to adopt two boys from Africa. They prayed for a baby sister, and Cassie soon discovered she was pregnant. With a deep trust in God, their family continues to grow.
MIKE AND TRESE GLORIOD- AUTHENTICALLY CATHOLIC
High school sweethearts, Mike and Trese, struggled to live an authentically Catholic life. But a desire to live their faith led Trese to quit using contraceptives, and today their 7 children are proof that life matters.
BRENT AND KATY ZERKEL- IN SICKNESS AND IN HEALTH
Brent and Katy met online and fell in love. But their wedding vows were put to the test when Katy contracted Lyme disease. They work to be good parents for their children, even as Katy battles this debilitating illness.
BRUCE AND JEANNIE HANNEMANN- HOPE IN LIVING WITH AN ADDICTION
After being “hopelessly addicted” to the scourge of pornography, Bruce and his wife Jeannie now provide healing and hope for those battling this addiction that is ravaging marriages and families at an alarming rate.
DAVE AND AMY OLSON- A LIFE OF FAITH
Amy is a devout Catholic, and her faith was tested in unexpected ways when she fell in love with Dave, a Jewish man. As they dealt with Amy’s cancer, the love and mercy of the Catholic faith community brought them together.
TONY AND TINA RUIZ- RISING FROM THE ASHES
Tony and Tina married right out of high school, but they didn’t know how to be married. Then, a couples retreat taught them how to forgive one another, heal the wounds, and begin to put their lives back together.
CHUCK AND LINDA RAYMOND
Two high school sweethearts, Chuck and Linda Raymond, open up about post-abortion healing, especially through the work of Rachel’s Vineyard and the Sacrament of Reconciliation.
KEITH AND ANGIE GADACZ
College sweethearts Keith and Angie Gadacz recall how their daughter’s first Confession and Communion led to a renewal of their Catholic Faith.
DAVE AND LAURA LA FONTAINE
Dave and Laura La Fontaine speak about the moment they knew they were meant for each other, and how their strong prayer life prepared them for dealing with an ALS diagnosis in the family.
BRUCE AND THERESE RUEDIG
For the first twelve years, contraception was a part of Bruce and Therese Ruedig’s marriage, but both noticed an amazing change in their relationship after discarding it once they returned to the Catholic Church.