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May 19-21, 2023

St Giles Southkey Hotel, Johor Bahru

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One of the greatest needs of any married couple is time to intentionally disconnect from their everyday world of responsibilities and reconnect with each other.

Join our Art of Marriage Retreat to nurture and strengthen your marriage while exploring six key building blocks of marriage.

Six video sessions

(English audio and subtitles) based on biblical principles:
Session 1  Love Happens (Purpose of Marriage)
Session 2  Love Fades (Drift to Isolation)
Session 3  Love Dances (Roles)
Session 4  Love Interrupted (Communication)
Session 5  Love Sizzles (Romance & Sex)
Session 6  Love Always (Legacy)


  • Expert interviews
  • Real-life stories
  • Humorous vignettes
  • Couple projects
  • Time with spouse (minimal interaction with other couples)

Things to note

  • Transport to and from the hotel on your own (within 15-min drive from JB CIQ)
  • Check-in at hotel reception on your own with your passports, anytime from Day 1, 3pm
  • Retreat programme starts on Day 2 
  • Parking for hotel guests at RM5 nett per entry (every 24 hours or part thereof), but validation at Hotel Reception is required
  • Passports must be valid for at least 6 months at the time of the retreat
  • FamilyLife Singapore will not be liable for any loss incurred due to our event
  • Participants are encouraged to purchase their own travel insurance

What the ticket price includes

  • One ticket per couple
  • Two nights’ stay (Double Urban room)
  • Conference with full-colour manuals
  • Breakfast, lunch & tea breaks on Day 2 & Day 3
  • Malaysia tourism tax (RM10 per room per night)
  • Excludes room service, parking fee and other incidentals

Date: May 19-21, 2023

Venue: St Giles Southkey Hotel, Johor Bahru
                Mid Valley Southkey
                1 Persiaran Southkey 1
                Kota Southkey, 80150 Johor Bahru
                Johor, Malaysia

Cost: S$499 (per couple, stay-in)
            S$399 (per couple, for pastors)
            S$50 Early Bird Discount if you sign up by March 26, 2023

Click here to register (registration closes April 28, 2023, all couples need to be vaccinated).

About the Organiser:
FamilyLife Singapore is a ministry of Cru Singapore. It provides transferrable, biblically-based help for every stage of marriage and family life.

Cru Singapore is a caring community passionate about connecting others to Jesus. A parachurch organisation, they support local churches in missions, discipleship and evangelism.