FamilyWorks Ministries is thrilled to announce our first annual “Couples in Ministry” retreat. This retreat is specifically designed for couples who are involved in church ministry. The purpose of the retreat is to encourage, refresh, and serve local church leaders and their spouses. This retreat is ideal for lead pastors, associate pastors, Music ministers, youth pastors, missionaries, etc.


Dates: October 12-13, 2018


The Friday session will begin promptly at 7:00pm

The Saturday sessions will begin promptly at 10:00am


Featured Speaker: Our featured guest speaker this year will be Pastor Cary Schmidt. Brother Cary serves as the Senior Pastor of Emmanuel Baptist Church in Newington, CT. He and his wife Dana have been blessed with three children, and have enjoyed twenty-eight years of marriage and ministry together. Cary’s passion is to love God, love his family, and point people to Jesus Christ—through teaching, preaching, and writing. He has written fifteen books, including Live Lighter Love Better, Real Christianity, Passionate Parenting, and Off Script. You can connect with Cary at caryschmidt.com.

Retreat LocationEmbassy Suites by Raleigh Hilton Crabtree. The Embassy Suites is located at 4700 Creedmoor Rd, Raleigh, NC 27612

Retreat Cost:

Early Bird: Registration Cost (Before June 1st$49.99 per couple

Regular: Registration Cost (After June 1st$79.00 per couple


Hotel Suite Cost: Discounted rate of $129.00 + TaxPlease call the hotel directly to book your suite. In order to receive the discounted rate you must mention you are attending the FAMILYWORKS retreat on October 12-13. 

The hotel cost included a hot buffet breakfast on Saturday morning

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