Discover the romance again

The Gulf Coast Marriage Retreat is a relaxing retreat located in beautiful Point Clear, Alabama. This romantic weekend getaway will allow you to spend time together, and bring refreshment into your marriage. This year our retreat will be held on March 1-2, 2019.

Conference Packages

Package 1 - $45

Conference Only - you will need to locate your own accommodations for the weekend.

Package 2 - $205

Conference with hotel stay at the Grand Hotel Marriott Resort. No breakfast included.

Package 3 - $265

Conference with stay at the Grand Hotel Marriott with the grand breakfast buffet on Saturday morning.

The Grand Hotel Marriott – Retreat Location

The Grand Hotel Marriott Resort is located in the picturesque beach hamlet of Point Clear and the resort offers over 37,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor event space to give guests opportunities for both relaxation and activities. The hotel features 405 hotel rooms, each offering a private enclave of refreshing comfort.


Conference Schedule


7:00pm Opening Assembly
7:55pm Split Sessions
8:45pm Combined Session
9:45pm Dismissal


7:00am Breakfast Buffet
8:30am Combined Session
9:35am Split Sessions
10:15am Break
10:30am Closing Session
11:30am Early Registration for 2019
12:00pm Room Check-out

Speakers – Mike & Verna Ray

Pastor Mike Ray, a native of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, has been the pastor of the Hopewell Baptist Church in Napa, California, since 1986. God has blessed he and his wife Verna with 5 children, Charity, Faith, Jonathan, Paul, and Stephen. Pastor Ray is a frequent speaker at teen camps, teen conferences, marriage retreats, Bible conferences, and Christian colleges. He brings an encouraging and exciting spirit to every event he is involved in, and we are sure that he will be a blessing to us this March!

Highlights from our 2018 Retreat

View pictures and download the audio recordings from the Gulf Coast Marriage Retreat 2018.

Got a Question?

We’re here to help. Please feel free to send us an email or call us at (251) 653-6542.

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