Healthy Marriage
Schedule of Events

Friday

7:00-8:30pm              Session 1: “Foundation of Farther”

8:30pm                       Day 1 Concludes

 

Saturday

8:30-9:00am              Breakfast

9:00-10:10am              Session 2: “Time & Touch”

10:10-10:25am             Break

10:25-11:15am               Session 3: Breakouts (Men & Women)

11:15-11:45am                Lunch

11:45-12:35pm              Session 4: Breakouts

12:35-12:50pm             Break

12:50-1:45pm              Session 5: “Getting into the Friend Zone”

1:45pm                        Marriage Weekend 2022 Concludes

Breakout Sessions
Session 3 Breakout Details:

Men’s Breakout with Pastor Truston Baba and Aaron Barth (K5 Auditorium)

Women’s Breakout with Pastor Whitney Barth and Rachel Baba (Main Auditorium)

Session 4 Breakout Details:

“Financial Hope” with Pastor Terry Brown & Dan Farnworth (Room A100)

Maintaining FINANCIAL HOPE in today’s troubled world is essential for our families. This session is designed to provide perspective and tools that can lead to our HOPE being renewed.

 

“Walking Through Tough Times Together” with Pastor Danette & Eric Matty (Main Aud.)

In marriage, tough stuff takes on many forms, from personal loss to financial strain, broken trust or wayward children. In this breakout, you’ll be equipped with practical tools and inspiration to keep holding God’s and each other’s hands when you walk through difficult times.

 

“Our Story” with Pastor Lance Riley (North Aud.)

God restores people, and He restores marriages. Listening to these stories of His intervention will give you renewed faith and hope for your marriage. Together, you’ll reflect on your story and write a prayer about what you believe God can do in and through your relationship.

 

“Sparking Joy In Your Marriage” with Adam & Amber Cownie (K5 Aud.)

Whether you’re engaged or have been married 50+ years, having a joy-filled marriage is essential. Come learn intentional ways to bring more joy and laughter into your marriage today.

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Register

Marriage Weekend Intensive is one of our favorite weekends here at Christ Place! 

Come learn, grow and invest in your relationship, everyone is welcome: engaged, newlyweds, the wildly-in-love, the nearly divorced, the wise, and the seasoned. We are excited to welcome Pastor Truston & Rachel Baba to host this event. Pastor Truston and his wife, Rachel, moved to Mansfield, TX to plant More Church in 2010. Their heart is to point the way to the light of Christ’s love. They want to see people healed, delivered, and set free; finding the more that God has for their life. Truston is an energetic, bold speaker with a passion to show love and speak truth. 

Bring the kids! They are welcomed to attend and will enjoy children’s ministry programming provided by Camp Sonshine. They’ll meet new friends, play games, do some arts & crafts, and so much more. 

Date: October 14-15, 2022

   Friday 7:00pm-8:30pm | Saturday 9:00am – 1:30pm (doors open at 8:30am for breakfast)

Price (Adult): $32.50 per person

Price (Kids birth – 5th grade): $15 per child up to 3 children (4th+child free)

   Camp Sonshine will provide kids programming Friday and Saturday.

 

MEET OUR GUEST SPEAKERS 

Guest Speakers

We are excited to welcome Pastor Truston to host this event. Pastor Truston and his wife, Rachel, moved to Mansfield, TX, to plant More Church in 2010. Their heart is to point the way to the light of Christ’s love. They want to see people healed, delivered, and set free, finding the more that God has for their life. Truston is an energetic, bold speaker with a passion for showing love and speaking the truth.

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Date Ideas
Date Night Ideas

– Dinner theater

– Go on a hike

– Read aloud to each other

– Putt-putt/Golf

– Ice skating

– Get a couples massage

– Tie-dye some old clothes

– Go to a rodeo

– Go to a museum on a “free” night

– Exercise together

– Visit the zoo

– Shooting range

– Disc Golf

– Take in a high school/college sporting event

– Dance in the rain

– Visit an aquarium

– Go to a drive-in

– Roast marshmallows in the backyard

– Take a virtual tour of somewhere across the globe

– Invite friends over for a game night

– Canoe a lake or river

– Build a pillow/blanket fort

– Host a potluck dinner party

– Go to antique stores

– Go bowling

– Rent a couple of bikes and go for a ride

– Play your favorite board games

– Play a strip card game

– Go camping

– Stargaze

– Climbing Wall

– Paint together

– Go to a live theater production

– Do a progressing dinner with friends

– Put together a craft

– Go horseback riding

– Write down your bucket list

– Learn a new skill from YouTube

– Have some neighbors over for dessert

– Create a fantastic meal together

– Order take out and eat it in your living room by candlelight

– Go on a local food tour

– Go for coffee

– Host a couple’s chef competition, using only what you have in the house

– Make a build-your-own ice cream bar

– Enjoy breakfast in bed

– Take in a comedy show

– Have a backyard picnic

– Go to an amusement park

– Enjoy a picnic filled with gourmet goodies

– See a movie

– Go to an escape room

– Take a cooking class together

Books

Books

10 Lessons to Transform Your Marriage // By: John and Julie Gottman

Hold Me Tight: Seven Conversations for a Lifetime of Love //  By: Dr. Sue Johnson

The Meaning of Marriage // By: Timothy Keller

Sacred Marriage // By: Gary L. Thomas

The Five Love Languages // By: Gary Chapman

The Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work // By: John M.Gottman, Ph.D

Love & Respect // By: Dr. Emerson Eggerichs

Sacred Marriage // By: Gary L. Thomas

Sheet Music: Uncovering the Secrets of Sexual Intimacy in Marriage // By: Dr. Kevin Leman

Boundaries in Marriage // By: Dr. Henry Cloud & Dr. John Townsend

Fighting for Your Marriage // By: Howard J. Markman, Scott M. Stanley, Susan L. Blumberg

Grace Filled Marriage // By: Dr. Tim Kimmel 

Marriage is a verb
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