David and Claudia Arp are the founders and directors of Marriage Alive International, Inc. and authors of several books such as: Ten Great Dates for You and Your Spouse and The Second Half of Marriage. Their Marriage Alive Seminar has been presented to thousands of couples across the United States and Europe. The Arps also host their own syndicated radio program, The Family Workshop,- and have written over fifteen books dealing with marriage and family enrichment. The Arps authored an occasional paper for the United Nations’ International Year of the Family, 1994. They have three sons, seven grandchildren, and live in Knoxville, Tennessee.