Michael’s giftedness in teaching and easygoing demeanor help couples learn important truths about marriage in a fun and interesting way, while encouraging them to grow. He believes God gives each of us the strength we need to become all He desires, and to grow our marriage into the intimate union God designed. He holds a Ph.D. in marriage and family therapy with a focus on marital sexuality. He is a licensed professional counselor in the state of Georgia, a nationally certified counselor, a certified sex therapist and an ordained minister. He and his wife Karen have been married since 1985, and they have two boys.