Conference Schedule


6:30pm – Opening Session
7:15pm – Split Sessions
8:15pm – General Session


7:00am – Breakfast Buffet
8:30am – General Session
9:35am – General Session
10:15am – Break
10:30am – Closing Session

*Checkout is at 11:00 am
(unless approved by the front desk)

The Grand Hotel Marriott

Our annual retreat is held at the Grand Hotel Marriott. This newly-renovated resort is located in the picturesque beach hamlet of Point Clear and 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.

Guest Speakers

Gabe & Susanah Ruhl

Gabe and Susanah Ruhl serve in the ministries of Lancaster Baptist Church in Lancaster, California. God has blessed them with the amazing opportunity to raise four children; Moriah, Lydia, Annalene, and Joseph.

Highlights from 2020

Retreat Photos

View, download, or share many of the pictures taken during this year’s conference.

Session Recordings

Download and listen to the split and combined session recordings from the retreat.

Couple Portraits

Download the full-resolution photo of you and your spouse from the conference.

Got a Question?

Gulf Coast Marriage Retreat
(251) 653-6542
8 AM – 3 PM (M-F)

Andrew Tewell
Retreat Coordinator
(251) 445-3118