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Weekend Getaways for Pastors

FREE TO PASTORS

Weekend Marriage Getaways

For pastors, Focus on the Family retreats aren’t just a getaway—they’re an investment in your sacred bond.

Amidst your pastoral duties, marriage getaways provide a rare chance to focus solely on nurturing your relationship with your spouse. Our Weekend Getaways are full of expert guidance and invaluable insights for a deeper connection between spouses. Whether you seek renewal, guidance, or healing, Focus on the Family’s Weekend Getaways cater to your needs, offering a safe, distraction-free environment.

Embrace this opportunity to strengthen your marriage and reignite your spiritual journey!

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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!

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Location

Our getaways are offered at the:

Every detail of these secluded getaways was created with you and your marriage in mind. Our top-notch hospitality staff looks forward to serving you during your stay.

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              Cost

Your Getaway includes:
High-quality lodging, meals, and retreat materials with counselor-led facilitation

  • FREE for pastors and their spouse! (Regularly $699* per couple onsite lodging)

Ready for your Getaway?

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.

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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:

Greenville, MI June 28-30 – 2024

Wimberley, TX June 28-30 – 2024

Branson, MO July 12-14 – 2024 

Branson, MO July 26-28 – 2024 

Branson, MO August 16-18 – 2024 

Wimberley, TX August 23-25 – 2024

Greenville, MI September 13-15 – 2024

Branson, MO September 20-22 – 2024 

Wimberley, TX September 20-22- 2024

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:

Branson, MO June 28-30 – 2024 

Branson, MO July 5-7 – 2024 

Wimberley, TX July 26-28 – 2024

Branson, MO August 2-4 – 2024 

Branson, MO August 9-11 – 2024 

Wimberley, TX August 16-18 – 2024

Greenville, MI August 16-18 – 2024

Greenville, MI September 20-22 – 2024

  Branson, MO September 27-29 – 2024 

Healthy Marriage

Empowered to Love

Restore your Soul, Reconnect as a Couple

This Getaway reveals opportunities for couples to invest in new and powerful ways to make your marriage more fulfilling. Our facilitators will empower you to learn how to regularly refill and refresh in order to love your spouse well. You will leave this Getaway with Biblically based tools that will equip you to build a marriage you love!

Upcoming Dates:

Branson, MO June 21-23 – 2024

Greenville, MI June 21-23 – 2024

Branson, MO August 23-25 – 2024

Greenville, MI September 27-29 – 2024

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:

Branson, MO June 7-9 – 2024 

Branson, MO September 13-15 – 2024 

Winning as a Couple

Growing together through conflict and navigating differences.

Couples will be given the tools to resolve conflict and problem solve in a way that will grow connection rather than further their distance from each other. Guests will have an opportunity to work through an actual conflict over the course of the weekend and be equipped to follow the process at home.

Upcoming Dates:

Branson, MO July 19-21 – 2024 

Wimberley, TX July 19-21 – 2024

Greenville, MI August 23-25 – 2024

Wimberley, TX September 27-29 – 2024

Book Your FREE Pastors Getaway 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!
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Focus on Marriage Getaway Schedule

Friday

4:00 – 7:00 pm

7:00 – 9:30 pm

Arrival & Check-In 

Session & Breaks

Saturday

8:00 – 8:45 am

9:00 – 12:00 pm

12:00 – 2:00 pm

2:00 – 5:00 pm

5:30 pm

Evening

Breakfast

Sessions & Breaks

Lunch

Sessions & Breaks

Dinner

Date night/Free time

Sunday

8:15 – 9:00 am

9:00 – 9:15 am

9:15 –  12:00 pm

Breakfast

Devotion

Sessions & Breaks

Contact us and speak to a Focus on the Family adviser who is ready to answer any questions about our Weekend Getaways.


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