Encounter Marriage Monthly is a once-a-month meeting where you can experience not just teaching but also interactive application between you and your spouse. This is a free event, please click on the RSVP button to let us know you’re coming. Join us March 30th and April...Read More
Rich and Elizabeth Tooley are part of this great team by ministering to blended families. The dynamics of family and marriage are different for everyone. Both Rich and Elizabeth share their testimonies of how God has worked in them as individuals who experienced divorce but have moved forward into a new family with new experiences!Read More
This ministry was born out of a heartfelt concern for couples needing to get away in a relaxing setting and reconnect in a more intimate way. Encounter Marriage Weekend is about couples of all ages and marriage experience coming away for a weekend to allow Father to bring freedom, healing, and renewal to their relationship.Read More
Couple that attended Encounter Marriage Weekend, 2013
Married for over 42 years, Rick and Brenda Laurence are founders of Kingdom Lifestyle Ministries, and the creators and hosts of Encounter Marriage Weekend. They have been serving together for over 30 years in ministry that has continually focused on teaching and mentoring to bring healing and transformation to individual lives, marriage relationships, and family home life.Read More
Romance is attractive because of where it leads, not because of the acts themselves.
This weekend my marriage has been restored—without Encounter Marriage I don’t know that my marriage would have survived. Because of the materials, the tools, testimonies and praise received and learned this weekend we now have a new anniversary date to celebrate! – B.D
The relation vacation is a great opportunity for you and your loved one to gather with Rick, Brenda and their ministry team and receive fulfillment and encouragement!
Relation Vacation was a day for fun and rest in relationship. We laughed, we played, we ate we prayed and we learned.
Rich and Elizabeth Tooley share their personal testimony and teach about the uniqueness of blended families. Marriage and the make up of families is changing constantly and couples are met with perspective from ALL angles!
No one is alone in this experience. Encounter Marriage Weekend shows couples how to hold onto words of wisdom, love, teachings and each other as they study scripture and their relationships. Hold on… I am Here.
It’s not all serious lectures and introspective study! You run right into FUN at Encounter Marriage Weekend. Couples get cheered on as they run through a “cheer tunnel” after completing their weekend.
Couples of all ages and all backgrounds are welcome to attend and experience Encounter Marriage Weekend. Each couple, no matter how long they have been married – will be renewed and uplifted in this Weekend Walk TOGETHER!
Couples receive and claim prophetic words of guidance and encouragement while attending Encounter Marriage Weekend.