Dating couples spiritual formation resources
#CFMACTA weekend retreat for couples with presentations, and experiences focused on improving communication between couples and strengthening marriages.
Marriage encounter weekends are facilitated by a presenting team of 3 married couples and 1 priest and Weekends are typically held at area hotels in the LAX-El Segundo, Norwalk and South Bay/Torrance areas.
Discipleship is accomplished through teaching one to use the methodology of observe, judge, act in their daily lives - observing the situations around us, judging them in the light of Christ's teaching and acting to make a difference.
Gary Chapman identifies five basic languages of love and then guides couples towards a better understanding of their unique languages of love.
They also help to assist married couples, on all stages of their journey, to grow and enrich in their relationship and that of their family.
(Attention All Parishes: Please help the Office of Family Life to build this resource!
Ideal for offering through Faith formation programs and as church-wide talks on Advent, Lent, Pentecost and summer programs. John is a regular speaker at the Archdiocese of Los Angeles Religious Education Congress and for the Office of Family Life and Claire is a regular speaker at the Southern California Renewal Community Conferences (SCRC) and they present annually to 50 churches/ conferences in our Southland CA area.
Churches and marriage groups all over are using their Thriving Marriage talks and resources to grow their marriage and faith ministries.