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  • SATURDAY, 4 P.M. | 5:30 P.M.
  • SUNDAY, 9:30 A.M. | 11:15 A.M. 

Featuring Dr. Charles Lowery

July 13-15 | Kansas City
Marriott Country Club Plaza

Cost: $649/Couple

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Take A Weekend Away To Invest In Your Marriage

Married couples, join us for our 2018 KC Marriage Retreat at the beautiful, recently remodeled Marriott Country Club Plaza hotel in Kansas City. It's a great opportunity to unplug from your normal routine and invest in your relationship! 

We'll have fun, insightful sessions throughout the weekend with our special guest speaker, Dr. Charles Lowery, and we've also scheduled in time for a date night for you and your spouse on Saturday night. The Marriott is located within walking distance of the Plaza, which is home to a number of historical fountains, great shopping, and delicious restaurants, so you'll have plenty of entertainment to choose from for your night out! (Crown Center and the Power & Light District are also located within a few minutes' driving distance.) 

About Our Special Guest Speaker

As one of the most sought-after speakers in the country—especially for his unique, one-day relationship conferences—Dr. Charles Lowery uses humor and his experience as a psychologist and a pastor to provide entertainment and encouragement while helping families and marriages heal and grow.

Retreat Schedule


3 P.M. | Hotel Check-In Begins
6 P.M. | Retreat Check-In Begins
7–9 P.M. | 2 Sessions (15-Minute Break Included)
9–10 P.M. | Dessert Mixer


9–9:45 A.M. | Session
10–10:45 A.M. | Session
11 A.M.–12:30 P.M. | Lunch On Your Own
12:30–1:15 P.M. | Session
1:30–2:15 P.M. | Session
2:30 P.M. | Date Night Begins


10-11 A.M. | NewSpring Church Weekend Message Direct From Wichita
12 P.M. | Hotel Check-Out

Retreat Cost

Cost: $649/Couple

The minimum nonrefundable deposit due to reserve your spot is $250. The remaining balance must be paid in full by June 1. All registration fees are nonrefundable.

What's Included
  • A two-night stay at the Marriott Country Club Plaza in Kansas City.
  • The registration fee to attend the sessions on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.
  • The Dessert Mixer on Friday evening after the sessions.
  • Coffee, hot tea, and water during all sessions.
  • Self-parking at the hotel (a $17-per-day value).

What's Not Included
  • Incidentals at the hotel like room service, movie rentals, Wi-Fi, etc.
  • Meals. (There are many great restaurants in the area. Check out this website for the current listing.)

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In case of an emergency or illness, the speakers and event schedule are subject to change without notice.

In order to keep your weekend free of distractions and as a courtesy to other guests, children will not be allowed to attend the sessions with you.

NewSpring Couples Ministry is dedicated to guiding healthy and struggling marriages through the application of biblical principles. Because of this, we support God's design for marriage as set forth in the Bible. This blueprint involves a man and a woman first being committed to loving and serving God, and then committing to loving and serving each other for a lifetime.