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Marriage Retreats at Forest Springs

Let's be honest, every married couple needs time away.

Marriage Retreats at Forest Springs provide a perfect environment for you and your spouse to disconnect from your every day tasks and obligations. With an array of relationship-building activities, opportunities for meaningful conversations and great biblical teachings, couples can come away feeling renewed and reconnected.  

Marriage Retreat 1

Register Today!

Nov 8 - 10, 2019 (Fri–Sun)
$272 (Off-Site), $281/couple (Lakeside Cabin). $302/couple (Standard Cabin), $380/couple (Lodge Room)

Speaker: Dave Carder

Dave currently serves as Pastor responsible for Counseling Ministries at the First Evangelical Free Church of Fullerton. He holds graduate degrees in Biblical Literature and in Marriage and Family Therapy, and has authored several books on overcoming marital challenges. Dave and Ronnie have four adult children and eight grandchildren, four of whom live in Turkey; and in their “spare time”, they jog together and have completed the Free Press 
International Marathon.

Marriage Retreat 2

Call (715) 427-5241 for availability! 

Nov 15 – 17, 2019 (Fri–Sun)
$272 (Off-Site), $281/couple (Lakeside Cabin), $302/couple (Standard Cabin), $380/couple (Lodge Room) 

Speaker: Jay & Laura Laffoon

Jay & Laura Laffoon like to call themselves “marriage edu-tainers”, combining education with entertainment. Their humorous and 
entertaining transparency offers couples permission to laugh with each other and courage to continue growing a future together. 
Jay & Laura founded Celebrate Ministries, Inc. in 1995.


General Information

Couple enjoying a walk
A couple enjoying one of the beautiful trails


  • Early registration is available to guests from 6:00-8:00 p.m. 


  • Registration from 6:00-8:00 p.m.
  • Pizza and snacks may be purchased at our Cafe.
  • Evening session, followed by activities


  • Breakfast, followed by session
  • Lunch, followed by activities 
  • Dinner, followed by session and activities


  • Morning session and brunch. Ends at noon.


Standard Cabin
Spruce Cabin



Option 1 - Standard Cabin ($302/Couple) - Call for availability! 
Individual unit with double bed and bunks, private bath. Towels/bedding not provided.

Option 2 - Lakeside Cabin ($281/couple) - Still Available! 
Individual unit with bunk beds and bath nearby. Towels/bedding not provided.

Option 3 - Lodge Room ($380/couple) - Call for availability!
King bed with private bath. Towels/bedding provided. Call or email for availability of the Lodge Rooms.

Option 4 - Offsite Accommodations ($202/couple)
Stay off-site at a local hotel and enjoy all Marriage Retreat programs at Forest Springs. Call us at 715-427-5241 for hotel recommendations. 

Concerning Children: We want you to enjoy a wonderful time away without your normal family responsibilities. Please find care for your children so that you and others can enjoy your time away from it all. 

Marriage Retreat 1 
Date: Nov. 8-10, 2019
Speaker: Dave Carder
Fee: $272/couple (Off site), $302/couple (Standard Cabin), $380/couple (Lodge Room) 
Register Today! 

Marriage Retreat 2
Date: Nov. 15-17, 2019
Speaker: Jay & Laura Laffoon
Fee: $272/couple (Off Site), $302/couple (Standard Cabin), $380/couple (Lodge Room)
Call for Availability!