Welcome to our 6th Annual “Refueling Your Marriage” Retreat (RYM)
hosted on the beautiful campus of Shocco Springs Baptist Convention Center
1314 Shocco Springs Road Talladega, Alabama, 35160
March: 1st – 3rd, 2019.
Motto: “Exploring the ‘I’ in me, while embracing the ‘we’ in us”.
Value statement: “My spouse is the part of me living outside of me”.
Retreat theme: “juicing”
This Retreat is more than just another weekend get-away with your spouse.
It’s a time to engage in personal reflection, special time with your spouse,
engage in effective spousal communication, emotional healing and marital reconditioning.
For the low cost of $360.00 per couple, you will enjoy beautiful scenery, walking trails, your very own private hotel style suite, three meals on Sabbath (Saturday), breakfast on Sunday,
RYM T-shirt, snacks, bottled water, several power packed interactive group activities,
leisure time with the RYM family and a Married Lover’s Feast.
*Because attendees will arrive at the retreat at different times on Friday evening/night, we did not include dinner on Friday evening. However, you can bring your own dinner/snack, or you can eat dinner at the cafeteria for $8.50 from 5.30-6.30.
Retreat starts: Friday, March 1, 6.30 pm
Ends: Sunday March 3, 1.00 pm
Check-in: 4.00pm Friday
Check-out: 11.00am Sunday
Kitson Francis: Ph.D. Marriage and Family Therapist
Marlow Francis: CRNP. Registered Nurse Practitioner
Debleaire Snell: MA. Pastor; First SDA Church Huntsville AL
For more information please contact us at
256-656-5866 or 256-682-2639.
Don’t wait until your marriage runs out of emotional fuel before you attempt to refuel. Refuel now and continue your marital journey
Things to bring:
*Your favorite table/board games
* A blanket you don’t mind putting on the floor
*Wrapped gift for your spouse to be exchanged during the Married Lovers’ Feast
Retreat dress code:
Married Lovers Feast: Dress attire.
Registration and payment:
Space is limited; so make plans to attend what promises to be a life changing experience.
Registration will close February 8th 2019, at which time full payment is due.
Click on the registration tab and follow instructions.
Complete the on-line registration form and submit with your payment.
Make check payable to First SDA Church. Write “Refueling Your Marriage Retreat” on the memo line, and place in offering plate, or Mail check to: First Seventh Day Adventist Church, 1303 Evangel Drive Huntsville, AL 35816.
Sponsored by the Family Life Department and Restoration Ministry of the
First Seventh-Day Adventist Church, Huntsville Alabama