Marriage Retreat 2024

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Marriage Retreat 2024

September 6 - September 8

Calvary’s Marriage Retreat is back, and it’s happening on September 6th – 8th at the luxurious Ritz Carlton Golf Resort in Naples, Florida.

Guest Speakers


Ted Cunningham – Ted is the founding pastor of Woodland Hills Family Church in Branson, Missouri.  He and his wife, Amy, have been married for 25 years and have two children, Corynn and Carson.  He is the author of Fun Loving You, A Love That Laughs, Trophy Child, and Young and In Love and coauthor of four books with Dr. Gary Smalley including The Language of Sex and From Anger to Intimacy.  Ted serves as a lead marriage coach for the American Association of Christian Counselors and is a regular contributor to Christian Counseling Today magazine. He is a comedian on the Date Night Comedy Tour and a frequent conference speaker at churches and corporate events across the country. Ted is a graduate of Liberty University and Dallas Theological Seminary.



Pastor Bob & Carey Franquiz – Bob and Carey Franquiz are the founders of Calvary Fellowship in Miramar, Florida. Bob and Carey started Calvary in September of 2000 with 5 people in a living room. In 2015 and 2016, Calvary was named one of the fastest growing churches in America.  Bob and Carey have been married for 26 years and together they have three children, Mia, Xander, and Olivia.  Bob is author of 7 books, including, Pull: Making Your Church Magnetic and Begin: First Steps for the Journey of Faith. Pastor Bob holds a Master’s degree in Theology from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School and is currently pursuing a Doctorate at Liberty University.


This will be a weekend for investing in your marriage, fun, and romance. Don’t miss this great event and register today!


What do I need to do when we arrive at the hotel?
Check-in at the front desk begins at 4 p.m. Reservation is under first and last name that was used to register for the retreat. Then the retreat registration will be from 6:00-7:00 p.m. at Tiburon Ballroom. After you have checked in feel free to explore the hotel, or grab a bite to eat before the first session begins.
What is the schedule?
  • The Marriage Retreat begins Friday, September 6th at 7:00 p.m. and ends Sunday, September 8th at 11:30 a.m.
  • Check out time on Sunday is at 11 a.m.
Who are the speakers?
Ted Cunningham will be doing 3 main sessions and Pastor Bob & Carey Franquiz will be doing one main session.
Are meals included?
  • Meals are NOT included.
What amenities are included?
  • The resort fee is covered with your event registration.
  • Parking onsite is also included unless you use valet. (Valet FEE: $20 per night).
  • In-room WIFI is included.
  • Use of the shuttle between Ritz Carlton Golf Resort & Ritz Carlton Beach Resort.
  • Use of the Ritz Carlton Golf Resort newly remodeled pool, beach and common areas.
What amenities are NOT included?
  • Valet Parking (FEE: $20 per night).
  • King size bed accommodations are not guaranteed and are based on hotel availability. The hotel will assess an upgrade fee based on room location and view.
  • Spa treatments. There is a group 10% discount on the Ritz-Carlton Signature Facial or Massage.
Is childcare an option?
  • Couples are strongly encouraged to leave children at home in the trusted care of others. However, if there are no other options, Calvary Fellowship provides babysitting during the main sessions and the date night for $85.00 per child.
What should I pack? Here is list of things you should plan on bringing to the Marriage Retreat:
    • Bible
    • Swim Suit (thongs are for your feet)
    • Modest Beach Wear
    • Sun Block
    • Sun Glasses
    • A Hat (If you want to protect you head from the sun)
    • Sweater
    • Semi-formal Attire (For your Saturday Date Night)
Cancellation and Refund Policy

All cancellations and requests for refunds for an event must be submitted in writing via email to event personnel. All cancellations will be assessed a $100 administrative processing fee. No refunds will be provided for withdrawals made within thirty (30) business days prior to the event. Last day to cancel will be Monday, July 29, 2024.

If Calvary Fellowship should need to cancel an event, participants will be issued a refund less an administrative processing fee of 20%. In the event of such cancellation, Calvary Fellowship will issue refunds within two (2) weeks of cancellation date to all participants registered.

Transfer of Delegates – A person may change or replace a registered delegate by submitting the request in writing via email to event personnel. The request needs to state the name of the delegate being replaced and the name, address, phone number, and email of the new delegate.

No-Shows – Registered delegates who do not attend event and have not cancelled will not be refunded.


September 6
September 8


Ritz Carlton Naples Golf Resort
2600 Tiburon Dr
Naples, FL 34109 United States
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