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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

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Behind Our Smiles Podcast – Episode 9 – Why Don’t You Like Christmas?

Do difficult experiences in your past make it hard for you to truly enjoy the Christmas season? Or maybe you’re struggling this Christmas but don’t…


Behind Our Smiles – Episode 8 – What Do You Want For Christmas?

Finding the perfect gift for your spouse can be tough so this episode we’re here to help. Joe and I share about gift-giving, failed expectations,…


Behind Our Smiles Podcast – Episode 7 – What Am I Not Seeing?

Do you ever have difficulty seeing? He’s completely blind in one eye, and I’m extremely nearsighted in both eyes so we both understand the concept…


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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.