A return to the “Garden of Eden” way of life, symbolic of a consciousness of God’s presence, joy, mutual trust, harmony, emotional and sexual intimacy, maturity, fruitfulness, companionship, unity of purpose, friendship, security, commitment, and fellowship with God and with each other – so couples can adopt the “Paradise Encounter” as a lifestyle. An exhilarating escapade of new beginnings, amazing discoveries, countless possibilities, – while we provide you with the life raft to embark on this adventurous voyage of a lifetime. A place of solace, free from everyday distractions where you both can dare to be honest and open through dialogue, explore the deepest parts of each other, connect soul to soul, and fall in love all over again. A safe and non-judgmental harbor where you can be “naked and vulnerable, yet unashamed”; confront unresolved issues face to face in a loving and Christ-like manner. A time of refreshing, healing, and restoration. Renew your strength,. Stretch your faith. Revive hope. Venture to dream again!
Come away to the "Secret Place".... Have fun...relax...unplug... Refresh...Recharge...Retreat to reflect... Refocus to Reprioritize
Escape to the "birthing place"- Where dreams and relationships are reborn.
When last did you and your spouse:
Give each other a sensual relaxing massage;
Take a hot, steamy bath together,
Danced to your favorite music;
Roast marshmallows in the fireplace while you reminisce on good times;
Engage in other things you enjoy or have always wanted to do? Well? This is your chance!
Escape to a romantic getaway, loaded with fun activities designed to rejuvenate your relationship
Ignite the fire of love; Fan the hot coals to keep the passion ablaze; keep the flame burning so you both can Explore the untapped potentials of your relationship.
Materials to bring to the "Garden of Eden" Experience:
The sword of the Spirit (Bible)
A rough draft of your marriage vows
Comfortable, dancing shoes
For husband and wife: Any attire of your choice for “Renewal of Vows” ceremony. (Formal attire is recommended but not necessary)
Gym wear and sneakers for outdoor activityA small basin for foot washing
Pen and notebook
There will be a renewal of vows ceremony
* An opportunity for couples that participate in the marriage encounter to reaffirm their love and devotion for each other.
* There will be a detailed schedule upon arrival and registration