The First Things First Marriage Coalition is partnering with more than 20 churches to bring Michael and Amy Smalley Live for "The Surprising Way to a Stronger Marriage" event. Couples throughout the Central Virginia region can attend this Friday evening and Saturday morning seminar that inspires them to experience the kind of love and passion God desires for their relationship.
See the Smalleys in action here!
For sponsorship information, contact Brittany@firstthingsrichmond.org.
When: August 16-17, 2013 from 7-9:30 p.m. on Friday and 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. on Saturday.
Where: Mechanicsville Christian Center, 8061 Shady Grove Rd Mechanicsville, VA 23111
Why: Couples need an opportunity to enrich their marriages
Reduced cost for churches: Please see the letter for churches about this event. Churches may purchase advance discount bulk tickets at a reduced cost of $25 per ticket. (more than 15% off the regular price). The minimum is 20 tickets for 10 couples. The bulk tickets must be purchased by Aug. 2. To order bulk tickets, click here for a bulk ticket form. For a printable registration sheet, see the excel sheet at the bottom of this screen. Flyers can be printed and edited with your contact information and pricing. Flyers are located as attachments at the bottom of this screen.
Cost for regular tickets: $30 per person ($35 per person after Aug. 2).
Register: Click here to register!
The following topics will be covered:
Why Marriages are Miserable
Learn about the ONE reason why couples stress out and what you can do about it.
The Secret to Sexual Intimacy
Great sex is an outcome of a great relationship. Learn what it takes to ignite the flames of passion by simply cleaning the dishes.
Resolving Your Toughest Conflicts
Connect to the heart of your mate by learning how to successfully communicate and resolve conflict.
Creating a Marriage Worth Being in
The natural outcome of a safe marriage is openness and intimacy. Learn 5 ways to restore the safety in your marriage.
Tips to make your relationship more satisfying and unbreakable.
Here’s what the experts say about Michael and Amy Smalley:
“I’ve seen Michael grow and mature over the years, and I’m so proud of the husband, father and man he has become. I’ve seen them in action and they are one of the most entertaining and inspirational couples I know. The Smalleys will knock your socks off and teach you what it takes to thrive in your marriage.”
-Dr. Joe White, President, Kanakuk Kamps
“I love Michael Smalley – he’s so imperfect! Talk about a man who married up, wait ’til you see Amy. They’re great teachers about life; you’ll enjoy them and be helped by them.”
-Dr. Kevin Leman, Author of Sheet Music (Uncovering the Secrets of Sexual Intimacy in Marriage)
“Michael and Amy are an inspiration to Norma and me. Their relationship both on stage and off is a testimony of a continual growing love. I am truly proud to call them one of my best legacies.”
-Dr. Gary Smalley
"Michael and Amy Smalley will be a fun addition to our annual Coalition Marriage
Enrichment events. They will build on the success of Mark Gungor's 'Laugh Your Way to a Better Marriage' in 2010, Gary Chapman's 'Five Love Languages' in 2011, and 'Art of Marriage' in 2012. Our Coalition leaders are excited about the quality and impact the Smalleys will bring to the Central Virginia region. If you are interested in helping organize a group from your church please contact us at 804-288-3431
- Bob Ruthazer,CFLE, First Things First Founder and Coalition Leader
To print flyers, see the attachments at the bottom of this screen.