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Worldwide Marriage Encounter Experience



 Looking for a way to increase the love and romance in your marriage???

The Worldwide Marriage Encounter Experience gives married couples the opportunity to get away from life’s distractions and focus on each other.  You’ll hear from a “Presenting Team” of married couples as they talk about their own real-life stories.   

The emphasis of the Experience is on the communication between husbands and wives. Each couple will have their own personal space for private conversation. 

Topics covered at a Worldwide Marriage Encounter Experience include: 
  • -Your individual personality style and how that affects your relationship 
  • -A communication technique called ‘dialogue’ 
  • -The art of listening 
  • -Things that influence your marriage – expectations, culture, upbringing, etc 
  • -The stages of relationship: Romance, Disillusionment and Joy 
  • -The connection between faith and marriage 
  • -Five Tools for keeping your relationship a priority 

The specific communication technique called ‘dialogue’ is a practical tool that you will learn to use, and one that you can continue to use at home.   

After the Worldwide Marriage Encounter Experience, couples return to their life and families refreshed with renewed commitment to each other. Every marriage deserves that kind of attention! 

For more information or to register for a Worldwide Marriage Encounter near you, visit: http://www.wwme.org.

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