Retreat Information


Preparing for Marriage

Open to engaged and pre-engaged couples, this weekend retreat will help you prepare for the fun and challenges of marriage.

A typical weekend has four sessions with the guest speaker who will provide you with tools for relational growth.  Saturday afternoon is open for you to explore the island together.  Hike through the forest, play a game of pool or tennis or soak in the hot tub.

Example of Timing

  • Departure on Friday at 6:00 PM from Horseshoe Bay to Barnabas Landing via chartered boat
  • Return to Horseshoe Bay on Sunday at 3:00 PM


  • $540 (per couple)
  • Fees include program costs, six meals, two nights accommodation, transportation and all taxes


  • You will be matched with another guest of the same sex to share a room. (The room features two large twin beds.)


  • Credit card deposit or a bank e-transfer to “[email protected]” is required upon reservation, $50 per adult. When sending an e-transfer please note what it is for
  • VISA, Mastercard, American Express accepted
  • Balance is due 30 days before your retreat begins (paid by credit card, e-transfer, or cheque)

Preparing for Marriage Inquiry

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