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Behind Our Smiles

Have you ever seen those picture-perfect images on social media and wonder what went on right before or after the shot? No matter how perfect someone’s marriage looks from the outside, every relationship has struggles. The Behind Our Smiles Podcast takes you behind the smiles of Joe and Tara Buchanan and how they find genuine joy amidst the challenges they have faced in their 24 years of marriage.

Whether it’s healing from childhood trauma, learning to communicate, or just the daily grind of raising kids, they believe pursuing connection with God and each other can make the difference.

Each episode you will hear relatable, hope-filled stories and practical ways to strengthen your marriage.

Recent Episodes

Behind Our Smiles – Episode 34 – I don’t Need Their Prayers with Brian and Carole Pucel

We are so excited for you to meet our friends Brian and Carole Pucel. When they married in 1982, everything seemed to be bliss and…


Behind Our Smiles – Episode 33 – We Need Some Margin!

Just like every piece of paper needs margins around it, we need margin in our calendars and personal lives. A little space to just be…

Womaning wanting man to listen

Behind Our Smiles – Episode 32 – Are You Listening to Me?

One of the most frustrating things to experience is when you feel like someone is not listening to you. Or worse, they say they are…


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Hosted by Joe and Tara Buchanan with Northwestern Media

WCIC’s brand new podcast, Behind Our Smiles, takes you behind the smiles of Joe and Tara Buchanan as they share how they find joy amidst the challenges they have faced in their marriage.  Joe is our Station Manager and he and Tara have been married for 24 years and have four children. If you enjoyed hearing Joe’s story on the first episode of The Unfolding, you’ll love hearing the story that God continued to write in their marriage and family.

Behind Our Smiles is sponsored by Samaritan Ministries, a Biblical solution to health care.