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SAVE-THE-DATE - MARCH 21, 2020   See Flyer

Marriage Works MD 13th Annual Marriage Conference
MW Conference 2020

Location:
Grace Assembly of God, 2303 E. Churchville Road, Bel Air, MD  21015. 
MUCH THANKS to Pastor Paul Drost and Grace for providing this years venue for our annual conference.

Guest Speakers:

Owen and Lauren Mitchell

Marriage Dynamics Institute
marriagedynamics.com

Working with Marriage Dynamics Institute in Franklin, TN, Owen and Lauren Mitchell have been privileged to invest in hundreds of married couples all over the country since 1998 and love what they do.  They know everyone has a story so they teach, equip, support, and encourage couples with information, skills, and tools to make their story the best it can be.  FULL BIO

ONLINE REGISTRATION:

Instructions for online registration: Click Buy Now, you will be directed to PayPal, click Pay with Debit or Credit Card, fill in the credit card form (please make sure you enter your information exactly how it appears on your credit card), then click Pay Now.  You will be emailed a receipt.  Once we are notified of your payment, you will receive an email confirmation from Lori, Administrative Asst.  If you have any trouble registering online, please contact Lori at 443-910-1810 or email: Lori@marriageworksmd.org.

PLEASE NOTE: By registering for this conference, you are hereby notified that we will be taking pictures and video during the conference and give your consent to be in any pictures or videos taken at the conference.  Thank you for your cooperation in this matter.

Included in the conference price: Light breakfast (Bagels with Cream Cheese, Yogurt, Fruit Salad, Orange Juice and Coffee), Conference Packet, and a Box Lunch.  

LUNCH - VEGETARIAN/ GLUTEN-FREE or ALLERGIES:
  Please email: lori@marriageworksmd.org, if you need a vegetarian and/or gluten-free lunch.  This year we will have a Garden Salad w choice of Ranch or Balsamic dressing prepared for those who cannot eat the box lunch normally provided.  ***PLEASE NOTE:*** 
 To make sure that we have enough Garden Salad's prepared for those that need them, after you register, please make sure you email Lori and let her know that you would prefer the Garden Salad option in lieu of the Box Lunch normally provided.  We will have some hard boiled eggs and a few other toppings to go with the salad on the side.  THANK YOU!!

Marriage Works of MD is committed to providing you with the best conference experience possible.  Thank you!

ONLINE REGISTRATION:

Price Options:

 

If you prefer to register by mailing in a check, you can print out this registration form and mail it with your check
made out to Marriage Works.  Thank you.

LEARN & LAUGH at this Saturday retreat that gives you a chance to take time out and enjoy your marriage.  Increase your intimacy, celebrate your commitment, and revitalize your communication!!

PLAN NOW TO RECONNECT WITH YOUR SPOUSE AT OUR 13TH ANNUAL MARRIAGE CONFERENCE!!

You will receive a registration confirmation email our Administrative Assistant, Lori, once you have registered.
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UPCOMING SPRING RELATIONSHIP SKILLS TRAININGS: 
Provided for FREE to the public as outreach ministry.

Saturday, April 4, 2020
Tabernacle of Praise
2015 Pulaski Hwy.
Edgewood, MD 21040

This class will be taught by Norma Tilton, Marriage Educator and Pastoral Counselor/ President of Marriage Works MD
More information about this class will for forthcoming in Jan. 2020!!

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Sunday, April 26, 2020
Mt. Zion Church
1643 Churchville Road
Bel Air, Maryland 21015

More information about this class will for forthcoming in Jan. 2020!!






RECOMMENDATION LETTERS:

Pastor Jason Evans, Riverside Community Church - four weeks of marriage and relationship building seminars that Marriage Works did at his church in July 2014. We have done training in his church for three years in a row.  


Pastor Allan Gorman, Harford Community Church - 
a marriage advocate that highly esteems Norma Tilton, President of Marriage Works of MD, and her organization.

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Upcoming Love Thinks Trainings (How NOT to Marry a Jerk or Jerkette)

We would love to partner with your church or organization to bring this much needed training to your singles and youth. 

How DO you fall in love without losing your head?  
What
 should I look for when choosing a life-partner?
What are the warning signs of a JERK?
Be A Detective Technique

For more information email Norma Tilton, President of Marriage Works MD at servlead@comcast.net. 
Love Thinks Brochure

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SKILLS TRAININGS OFFERED BY MARRIAGE WORKS

Taught by: Norma Tilton, President

  • Being Intentional About Connecting
  • Fair Fighting in Relationships
  • How to Have Healthy Relationships
  • Crucial Importance of Trust and Sex
  • Making the Most of Personality Differences
  • HIS NEEDS / HER NEEDS

For More Information: See Complete List


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PREPARE/ENRICH  - Training for Pastor's/Bishops, Marriage Mentors, Foster/ Adoption Care Worksers, Deacons, etc.

Certification training offered by Erik Sundquist, CEO of Safe Harbor Christian Counseling, 2227 Old Emmorton Rd., Suite 119, Bel Air, MD 21015. For dates and to register, log onto the Safe Harbor website

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DivorceCare offered by Bel Air UMC - See Flyer
Located at: 21 Linwood Ave., Bel Air, MD  21014

To Register: www.divorcecare.org

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Divorce Care & Financial Workshops for the Separated and Divorced
Taught by: Phil Kotschenreuther

Meets At:

Mountain Christian Church
1824 Mountain Road
Joppa, MD  21087

Divorce Care for Adults and Children is ongoing at Mountain Christian Church, as well as other support groups for addictions and grieving. For more information visit: http://www.mountaincc.org/caregroups or contact Mary Bach at 410-877-1824

Divorce Care 4 Kids is available, Ages 5-12.

Financial Workshops for the Separated and Divorced, offered by Phil.  See Brochure 

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Financial Education Workshops

Offered by APGFCU in partnership with Marriage Works MD. See our flyer on the trainings offered

  • Financial Life Skills
  • Build a Better Budget
  • Credit Finesse
  • Find Hidden Cash 

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FOR MEN - Offered by Mt. Zion Church 

If you are addicted to, struggling with, dabbling in, or just want to know more about the dangers of pornography use, you are not alone. Please consider attending this powerful, encouraging, and inspiring video series - which will equip you, empower you, and give you hope in order to win this battle!

Five Sessions: 

The Mission
Battle of the Brain
Strongholds of the Enemy
The Soldier and His Armor
The Battle Plan 

These are ongoing classes being offered by:

Mt. Zion UMC - Education Bldg.
Rooms 9-10 (2nd Floor)
Contact: Rick Edwards at 410-688-1482 or r_edwards60@hotmail.com

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Ongoing training offered by Mountain Christian Church

7 Steps to a Healthy Family
Based on the book, The Smart STEPFAMILY, by Ron L. Deal

For more information or to register visit: https://mountaincc.org/couples

For questions, contact Small Groups Ministry at 410-877-1824, Ex. 131.

 

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Fireproof Home Gatherings

Offered by Pastors Neil and Norma Tilton, of Our Father's Heart. Will facilitate in churches or homes this small group interactive study based on the movie, FIREPROOF. Call 410-671-9056 for more information and cost or e-mail Norma at servlead@comcast.net

Love Thinks (formerly known as No Jerks Training)
Relationship skills training available to churches and organizations through Marriage Works. Can be taught in a one day workshop or 3 or 4 evening sessions. Several members are certified to teach this training. Contact Neil or Norma Tilton at 410-671-9056 for more information.

Emotional Connection in Marriage
Available in one or two hour formats. Taught by Erik Sundquist, LCSW-C and CEO, Safe Harbor Christian Counseling, 2227 Old Emmorton Rd., Suite 119, B el Air. To schedule a seminar e-mail eriksundquist@safeharbor1.com.

The DNA of Relationships
Dr. Gary Smalley's The DNA of Relationships is a six-week course that will challenge YOU to take personal responsibility for your feelings, words and actions in your relationships. Call 410-671-9056 for more information and cost or e-mail Norma at servlead@comcast.net

Faith Ministry Pre-Marital Counseling
Available through Word of Faith Ministry, Aberdeen, MD. For an appointment or information, contact Pastor Carol Taylor, 410-272-5173.