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We're excited to be having our marriage retreat this February in Chattanooga, Tennessee! This is a retreat for ALL married couples in the church, of all ages! Registration is full

Part of the teaching at the retreat is about having a Strengths Based Marriage, embracing our individual strengths as husbands and wives. Take the High5 strengths test for free in preparation for the retreat.


Friday, February 17

4:00pm Lodging & Retreat Sign-In

Gift Bags at DoubleTree

Dinner on your own

7:00pm Arrive/Fellowship 

Water Stations

8:00pm “The Story of Us”

Welcome - David & Tobi Hedrick

8:10pm “Endless Love”

Newly-Wed & Not-So-Newly-Wed Game  - Nick & Brie Shoff

9:10pm “I Will Always Love You”

Vow Renewal Ceremony - Sherwin & Debbie Mackintosh

9:30pm “At Last”



Saturday, February 18

8:00am Coffee & Water Stations

Breakfast on your own

9:00am “Silly Love Songs”

Chase & Sarah Mackintosh

9:20am “The Best of My Love”

Using Your Strengths In Your Marriage - Mark & Lin Ottenweller

Please complete the Strength Test Prior to Arrival


10:40am Class Session 1.  Choose One 

  • “All of Me” Intimacy (Jeff & Kristi Hickman) - Start together & then divide into Men & Women
  • “Mo’ Money, Mo’ Problems” Finances (Stephen & Susan Adkins) VIDEO
  • “God Gave Me You” - Using Your Marriage to Glorify God (Teregi & Anne Coleman)
  • “A Thousand Years” - Leaving A Legacy In Any Season (Bob & Adrian Keen)

11:25am BREAK

11:45am Class Session 2 “I Hope You Dance” 

Choose one:

  • “Leave The Door Open” - Newly-Weds/No Kids (David & Tobi Hedrick)
  • “Crazy Train” -  Parenting Young Kids - Cradle thru Elementary (Jeff & Ashley Reese)
  • “No More Drama” - Parenting Older Kids - Middle School thru College (Kendall & Dian Knight) 
  • “Saved The Best For Last” - Empty Nesters (Sherwin & Debbie Mackintosh) VIDEO

12:30pm Lunch on Your Own

Free Time In Chattanooga 

6:00pm Dinner On Your Own

8:00pm “Tonight!” - Party Time - Dress Up! 

Sweet & Salty Snacks

Cash Bar

  • I Wanna Dance With Somebody”

Dance Party with DJ Macks

  • “Games People Play”

Game Room (Board Games)


Sunday, February 19

11:00am “I Say A Little Prayer For You”  (Matt & Adriana Brown)

Communion Service with the Chattanooga Church

At the DoubleTree Hotel