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Soul Mates for Life

October 11-13, 2019 — Marriage Retreat — A weekend to Discover!

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Soul Mates for life is here to build healthy, thriving marriages anchored in a shared love for jesus and one another.


you’re invited


Your weekend investment begins Friday evening and continues through worship on Sunday morning. The experience will be filled with new realizations and the illumination of helpful understanding to propel your marriage onto a bright and promising road ahead.


our presenters — dr. larry & faith shelton


Dr. Larry G. Shelton has 33 years pastoral experience with post graduate degrees in Marriage, Family and Child Counseling, as well as a Masters of Divinity & Doctorate in Church Growth and Administration. He and Faith, the love of his life, have five children and five grandchildren.

After losing their home & possessions in the 2018 Paradise Camp Fire, it reinforced their conviction that strong marriage and family relationships are imperative.

 Larry & Faith co-founded “Soul Mates for Life” where their light & humorous communication style puts people at ease and strengthens discovery. 

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retreat features

  • You’ll complete the “CoreStrengths” assessment tool online once you’re registered. This tool is exceptionally helpful in understanding how God has wired you for more effective communication and conflict resolution!

  • You’ll discover your true inner motivations and how they change in conflict.

  • You’ll learn the different stages of conflict that are unique to you!

  • You’ll discover your “filters” and the importance of understanding them and their impact on communication.

  • You’ll never be asked to share any intimate details of your relationship with anyone.


cost and REgistration

Registration is $100 per couple. Refreshments and lunch are provided. Evening meals and hotel accommodations are not included. Limited scholarships may be available.


Can we bring our children?

Sorry! We do not allow infants and children at the Friday & Saturday sessions. To allow everyone to stay focused without distraction, we encourage you to find childcare away from home or spend a night or two in a local hotel … to create special memories.

Can We help another couple attend?

Yes, you may donate to the scholarship fund by clicking on the button below. You may donate to a specific couple by placing their name in the comment section of your online donation.