Weekend Marriage Retreats

Give yourself (and your spouse) the gift of an all-inclusive weekend where you will slow your pace and focus on each other. You’ll go to new levels of success and satisfaction as our expertly trained, caring staff provide clear direction for a deeper relationship that you will both increasingly enjoy.


What You Get

Choose your getaway theme based on the areas of care your marriage needs most. Our expert counseling team facilitates each getaway to empower you to take your marriage to a new level of intimacy. There’s a reason these weekends have a 96% satisfaction rate!



Our getaways are offered at the Focus on the Family Retreat Center in Branson, Missouri. Nestled into the Ozark mountains, every detail of this secluded refuge was created with you and your marriage in mind. Our top-notch hospitality staff looks forward to serving you during your stay.



Your Getaway includes:

High-quality lodging, meals, and retreat materials with counselor-led facilitation

$629 per couple onsite lodging

$429 per couple offsite lodging


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Getaway Themes

Success in Marriage

Taking Your Marriage to Great

Reconnecting with Yourself, Your Spouse, and God

At this retreat, you’ll participate in sessions to move you to a greater sense of closeness with your spouse as you learn our successful Healthy Marriage Model, understand each others’ fears, are equipped for your own personal health and integrity, learn heart-to-heart communication skills, and how to make win-win decisions as a team.

Upcoming Dates:

January 29-31 – 2021

February 19-21 – 2021

March 19-21 – 2021

April 16-18-2021

May 21-23 – 2021

July 23-25 – 2021

August 6-8 – 2021

August 27-29 – 2021

Speaking from the Heart

Succeeding at Emotional Communication

Speaking from the Heart is devoted to understanding the dynamics of emotional communication and connection. Couples will be given clear direction on how to boost their emotional intimacy and grow in their communication insight and skill. Couples leave the retreat with greater confidence on how to consistently connect with their spouse at a deeper level.

Upcoming  Dates:

February 5-7 – 2021

February 26-28 – 2021

March 12-15 – 2021

March 26-28 – 2021

May 14-16 – 2021

June 11-13 – 2021

July 16-18 – 2021

July 30 – August 1 – 2021

August 20-22 – 2021

September 24-23 – 2021

Healthy Marriage

Empowered to Love

Restore your Soul, Reconnect as a Couple

Do you feel stressed, burned out, or running on empty in this season of life? Do you want to give more to your spouse and marriage, but feel lacking in the energy it takes to reconnect? This Getaway is created for busy couples to gain refreshment and be refilled to overflow. Our facilitators will empower you with practical tools that you won’t find anywhere else and you can implement immediately to gain a greater sense of connection to your spouse in the midst of the stresses of life.

Upcoming Dates:

February 12-14 – 2021

March 5-7 – 2021

April 30 – May 2 -2021

August 13-15 – 2021

Sexual Fulfillment in Marriage

Intimacy as God Intended

Enhance Emotional & Sexual Intimacy

This weekend gives couples the opportunity to explore sexual intimacy from Biblical and practical perspectives. Through emotional communication couples will experience deeper understanding of whole and healthy sexual intimacy.  Our facilitators will discuss ways of overcoming barriers to sexual intimacy, and how to leave a legacy of sexual wholeness for the next generation. 

Upcoming Dates:

January 22-24 – 2021

April 23-25 – 2021

June 25-27 – 2021

September 17-19 – 2021

Book Your Retreat Now

Give yourself (and your spouse) the gift of an all-inclusive weekend where you will slow your pace and focus on each other. You’ll go to new levels of success and satisfaction as our expertly trained, caring staff provide clear direction for a deeper relationship that you both increasingly enjoy.
What Couples Say:
I was amazed with our Getaway! The cabins are designed to create a safe, comfortable, private space to have deep intimate conversations with your spouse. The hospitality team went above and beyond to spoil our bellies and serve us with their kindness. And the facilitator's love, concern and passion for Christ-centered marriages was evident. Every single detail was executed above and beyond, so that we didn’t have any distractions and could focus on each other and our marriage.
What Couples Say:
My wife and I came here to tune up our marriage of 3 years. Little did I know that it would impact me the way it did. My wife has appreciated a new level of intimacy and connection this weekend. It is a blessing to develop some communication tools for our marriage. Our hosts are amazing, great venue, great food, and many new friends. The teachers are amazing, helpful and knowledgeable. Loved this experience and the venue!
What Couples Say:
I loved this Marriage Getaway. It truly was impactful for my husband and me. Food was amazing. God is here, and the place is beautiful and amazing. The facilitators were very relatable and humorous. We will be using all the tools we learned, and we plan on coming back every year!

Focus on Marriage Getaway Schedule


4:00 – 7:00 pm

7:00 – 9:30 pm

Arrival & Check-In 

Session & Breaks


8:00 – 8:45 am

9:00 – 12:00 pm

12:00 – 2:00 pm

2:00 – 5:00 pm

5:30 pm



Sessions & Breaks


Sessions & Breaks


Date night/Free time


8:15 – 9:00 am

9:00 – 9:15 am

9:15 –  12:00 pm



Sessions & Breaks