Who We Are

Our Mission

XO Marriage exists to help couples have a healthy and strong marriage. We do this by hosting conferences, creating resources, and offering encouraging digital content. Our world-class speakers offer leading marriage advice to equip couples with the necessary tools for a successful marriage. We believe that every marriage can thrive.

Our Vision

Reach the Masses and educate them about marriage according to a biblical design.
Resource the Churches and equip them to teach and minister on marriage.
Reverse the Crises being created to high-risk and high-impact groups.

Our History

  • 1993

    Jimmy receives three dreams, at 3am from the Lord, with a vision for a marriage ministry.
  • 1994

    MarriageToday is founded by Jimmy and Karen Evans. The television show and ministry goes by the name "Marriage and Family Magazine."
  • Late 1990's

    A consultant recommends the ministry change its name to be more inclusive, and it becomes "Family and Marriage Today" or "FAM Today" for short.
  • 2005

    The name of the ministry changes to "MarriageToday" and Brent Evans joins the team.
  • 2018

    Dave and Ashley Willis join the XO Marriage team full time.
  • 2019

    A capital campaign for the XO Marriage Center, a world class marriage building, begins.
  • 2020

    "MarriageToday" is rebranded to "XO Marriage" as the main name for the ministry, though "MarriageToday" still exists as the name for Jimmy and Karen's television program and podcast. The XO Latino outreach program launches.
  • 2021

    Breaking ground for the XO Marriage Center.

Meet the Team

Brent Evans

Jimmy & Karen Evans

Dave & Ashley Willis

Mark & Grace Driscoll

Meet The Rest of Our team