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Join us for the 2020 Lake Area Marriage Getaway

July 17-18
Houston Marriott Sugar Land

Each year, the Marriage Getaway is a great weekend for couples to retreat from the normal routine, and spend some time focusing on God’s plan for their marriage. We hope you will join us this year. With a favorite location and awesome speaker, this is going to be a great getaway weekend.

$169 per couple (Spots can be reserved with a $50 non-refundable deposit. Cost includes dessert Friday evening, conference, Friday night hotel stay with self-parking, and a full breakfast buffet Saturday morning. An extra night’s stay can be reserved on Thursday and/or Saturday night at a cost of $145/night [this includes self-parking.])

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HOTEL

The Houston Marriott Sugar Land is located in the heart of the vibrant Sugar Land Town Square, surrounded by fabulous dining and delightful shopping venues all within walking distance. All year long, enjoy premier festivals and events on the Town Square Plaza.

Sugar Land Town Square offers uptown amenities in an urban-style setting. Featuring an inviting array of dynamic shopping and dining destinations, a world-class hotel and conference center, prime office space, luxury condos and exciting community events, Sugar Land Town Square is the premier backdrop for vibrant living, playing and exploring.

King Bed Rooms are limited, so sign up today…

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GUEST SPEAKER

 

Kevin A. Thompson is a husband, father, and pastor in Western Arkansas, the odd-geographical location which is both home of the world’s largest corporation (Wal-Mart) and where Paris Hilton once shot a reality show about rural life.

 
He has been the Lead Pastor at Community Bible Church since 2008 having originally come on staff as Executive/Teaching Pastor in 2002. As a pastor, Kevin leads a growing multi-site church in the Greater Fort Smith region with four locations and an average weekly attendance of 1,700.  He holds a Master of Divinity Degree from Beeson Divinity School of Samford University and a Bachelor Arts degree from Oklahoma Baptist University.  Besides serving their local region, Community Bible Church also does missions work in Haiti, Honduras, India, and undisclosed locations in Central Asia.
 
In addition to speaking every Sunday, Kevin enjoys leading marriage and parenting seminars in the central and southern regions of the US.  These regional events are held in Kansas City, Dallas, Oklahoma City, and Nashville four to seven times per/year for a two-day event. Every year, Kevin meets with nearly 100 couples, providing pre-martial counseling to some but for the vast majority, helping couples through marital problems from affairs to just being at the end of their rope.
 
In 2013, Kevin began a weekly blog www.kevinathompson.com where he regularly writes about marriage, leadership, parenting, and current events. He posts three to four new articles per week with 65,000 unique visitors viewing his site 100,000 times per month.  Kevin’s writing is regularly found on various websites including FamilyShare.com. Two articles have topped one million views: The Most Overlooked Characteristic of Who You Want to Marry (5 million views) and The Number One Cause of Divorce May Not Be What You Think (3 million views). This past year, his blog hit a record 10 million views of his total combined articles read. He is currently under contract with Revell Publishing for two books. Friends, Partners & Lovers published in 2017. Happily was published in 2018. 
 
Kevin’s wife, Jenny, owns Forte Media Partners a full-service Media and Marketing company with offices in Fort Smith and Tulsa. They have two children, Ella and Silas.