Upcoming Workshops

 STRESS IN MARRIAGE – JUNE 9

Hosted by METRO COMMUNITY

Growing Together through Life’s Tough Times

DESCRIPTION

When you started off on your honeymoon, it seemed like marital bliss would last a lifetime! But life is tough, and burdens and pressures can take their toll. Stress in marriage can serve to build walls between you and your partner…or draw you closer together. Learn the tools you need to make your relationship stand the test of time!

Led by Dr. Calista & Vern Ward!

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN:

  • How to identify the stress in your life
  • Recognize the impact that it is having on your marriage
  • Understand the mechanics of stress, and what causes it
  • Learn a framework to reduce marital stress – collaboratively!
  • Reduce or eliminate the negative effects of stress from your marriage

DETAILS:

Where: 1262 St Paul Street, Kelowna, BC, V1Y 2C9, Canada

When: Saturday, June 9, 9am-12pm

Cost: $99/couple $49/couple!

Space is Limited! Register Today!

 

REKINDLING ROMANCE – JULY 14

Re-ignite Passion in Your Marriage!

DESCRIPTION

The spark that started the fire of romance in your marriage was powerful. You felt so alive when you saw the love of your life that nothing else seemed to matter! Over time though, there have been storms in life that may have dampened your relationship, leaving the flame of passion burning dimly. It’s time to pour some gas on the fire and rekindle the romance again! This retreat will take you through a three-step process to get the flame shining bright once more.

  1. Dry out the fuel – negative emotions like bitterness and resentment can dampen the fires of passion quickly. Releasing the moisture will free you up to
  2. Preparing the site – setting the stage for a fire to grow involves preparation and planning. Here’s where you go back to basics and reconnect with the person you once knew
  3. Lighting the flame – once the match has been struck and the fuel ignited look out! Learn how to tend the fire and stop it from burning out again so you can enjoy the heat for years to come!
Led by Dr. Calista & Vern Ward!

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN:

• What research identifies as the four most toxic elements that dampen romance and keep you ‘stuck in the swamp.’
• How to neutralize those elements and detox yourself
• How to prepare and protect yourself as you engage in a meaningful way with your spouse
• What the ‘sexual thermometer’ is and the most effective ways to ‘raise each other’s temperature’ – outside the bedroom!
• How to stay on the journey toward the ‘Peak of Intimacy’ together

DETAILS:

Where: 1668 Ellis St, Kelowna BC

When: Saturday, July 14, 9am-12pm

Cost: $99/couple

Space is Limited! Register Today!

 

FIRM FOUNDATIONS – AUGUST 11

DESCRIPTION

Everyone who has had children knows that they grow quickly! Preparing them for success in your family and in life requires a firm foundation. Just like growing a tomato requires a simple stake to support the success of the plant, it is essential that we as parents have a solid structure to support our kids. Discover a parenting framework that you can agree on. It is simple, yet powerful, accessible, yet adaptable, and biblical, yet practical. Want to find out more? Attend this workshop and leave with the tools you need to successfully parent any child – from 2 to 22! In the course of setting up the framework, you will find things getting easier, instead of harder. You will have the energy and strength to stand strong, knowing you are on solid ground. More importantly, your kids will have what they need and this firm foundation will carry them into a brighter future together.

Led by Dr. Calista & Vern Ward!

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN:

  • What needs to be established before any parenting framework can be successful.
  • What rule you need to be accountable to before your child will respect you.
  • What needs to be clear to avoid exasperating your children.
  • What the ‘magic motivator’ is to get your child to do what you want them to
  • How to create a strong connection with your child that will last a lifetime

DETAILS:

Where: 1668 Ellis St, Kelowna BC

When: Saturday, August 11, 9am-12pm

Cost: $99/couple

Space is Limited! Register Today!