Overview of Steadfast

 

Steadfast offers 1, 2 or 3 day weekend retreats designed to guide married couples toward a deeper understanding of how to live into the full beauty of their marriages.  Drawing from their personal testimony and experience, in a warm setting, Bill and Dana guide couples toward a deeper understanding of God’s plan and purpose in marriage and through issues that can be obstacles for couples within their marriages. 

 

The Steadfast Retreat at a Glance

 

Friday Evening Agenda

 

  • Bill and Dana offer the personal story of their lives, their families and their marriage, a story of Rebellion and God’s Grace. 

  • Bill leads the couples through a teaching on Genesis 1-2, examining the concepts of being created in God’s image, the problem of Adam’s aloneness, God’s provision of a helper suitable, and the importance of leaving, cleaving and becoming one flesh in marriage.
     

Saturday Morning Agenda

 

  • Bill leads couples through a teaching on Ephesians 5, examining the ideas of Godly Headship and Godly Submission in marriage. 

  • Dana leads the couples through a teaching on the importance of good communication and the significance of resolving conflict in the marriage relationship.
     

Saturday Afternoon Agenda

 

  • Bill and Dana lead the couples through a teaching on intimacy and sex in the marriage relationship and the possible need for restoration in the intimate and sexual areas within marriages. 

  • Bill and Dana lead the couples through a teaching on broken trust/betrayal, forgiveness and healing in marriages.

  • The event closes on Saturday afternoon with a renewal of vows for the couples and the opportunity to receive prayers for healing as a couple. 
     

Coming in the Future:

 

Steadfast Pre-Marriage Retreats and Consulting

Steadfast Intensive Marriage Counseling