1: "Chick Flicks or Football: The Power of One" Marriage Retreat
This Marriage Retreat brings hope, restoration, inspiration, and
encouragement to every marriage – the most
intimate relationship we
have on earth! Terry & Barbi have
seen amazing things happen in the lives of
many couples through these events.
These special weekends include
a power-packed presentation, uniquely enhanced with
music, multi-media, and teaching. It is Biblically-based and yet practical
with true-life stories and "Huddle Time" worksheets to help couples to personally apply principles to their own relationship during the event.
In a recent email, one couple gave their testimony after attending this seminar...
"We had been seriously considering divorce after having serious problems for years. We bought your book after the seminar and have been reading it every day. We never used to pray together, but now after 37 years, we wrap our arms around each other and pray every day. Thank God you shared your seminar with us!"
Every seminar brings laughter
and tears, and mostly
a new beginning and stronger foundation for a better
Whether for maintenance or repair, every couple attending will find new inspiration and hope for their relationship.
This Seminar covers a multitude
of important topics including:
- The Kindling of Romance
- The Power of One
- Traditions and Family Relationships
- Blending Spiritual Gifts and Personalities
- Creating a Refuge for Each Other
- "Team Huddle" Plan
- Principles of Intimacy
- Improving Communication Skills
- Prayers that Change Marriages
- Becoming "Faithful Million" Partners
Every couple is given a FREE resource packet at the beginning of the seminar. "Huddle Times" include worksheets to guide couples through personal discussions. It gives couples a chance to write down their thoughts and apply what they're hearing after each session.
Marriage Seminar lasts 6
hours and is often on
a Friday PM & Saturday AM. But Terry & Barbi have also adapted this seminar for camp and conference settings, teaching daily over a week of sessions. (For a description
of format options Click Here.)
Churches have found that a perfect follow-up for the seminar is to take their couples through Terry & Barbi's devotional study guide, "Reviving Your Romance." A
recent statistic by the late Zig Ziglar reveals that 99.5%
of couples that pray together, stay together! Consider
getting this resource at bulk rate for
seminar attendees to encourage couples to continue building
invaluable life-long habits of prayer and Bible
reading together, even after the seminar is
Consider ending your seminar with a Romantic
Banquet including music designed to inspire married couples, or have Terry & Barbi
for one of their concerts for your whole church
to end your Marriage & Family Weekend. See descriptions under "Option 3" below...
Click the links to hear the Reviving Your Romance Nationwide Radio Special with AFR Network
Reviving Your Romance Radio Special - Part 1 (23 minutes)
Reviving Your Romance Radio Special - Part 2 (14 minutes)
Reviving Your Romance Radio Special - Part 3 (13 minutes)
Option 2: "Building a Living Legacy" Parenting Seminar
This parenting seminar is
high-impact music, multi-media,
and Biblical teaching. It includes 4 sessions (60-90 minutes each) that can be taught over a weekend retreat or at a camp or conference center during the week. This is an inspiring, unforgetable, and life-changing opportunity for parents at any stage of life, young or old.
After experiencing this powerful
seminar, people have said, “Every parent needs to hear these life-giving truths.", "Their stories and practical examples have helped me see how to raise my children God's way!” and “This
seminar helped my spouse and me to get on the same page about our kids!” and “I finally feel like there's hope for MY family!”
This seminar targets all parents, young and old, single and married, and will inspire everyone to invest in God's Kingdom plan for our families.
Terry & Barbi creatively share passionate
life experiences that stir hearts to a new level
of desire to follow God and His Word while imparting God's life-giving and nurturing principles. You will hear their own successes and failures so that everyone can relate and learn.
is designed to inspire listeners to a greater hope and deeper desire to pass on a heritage of
faith and create their own "living legacy" beginning
with their own families.
Option 3: "Awaken Us: a Concert for Revival"
Since 1985, Terry & Barbi Franklin have been worldwide musical revivalists, ministering in 37 countries"Inspiring Love in the Home & Revival in the Church." Their passion is to see true, Heaven-sent revival in America as well as globally, beginning in each of our hearts and homes.
In 2011, inspired by Egypt's Christian revival that began after a 40-day fast in 2010, Terry & Barbi led 500 churches through Awaken Us: 40 Days to Fast and Pray. American Family Association and many prayer organizations partnered with them to spread the word nationwide. Over 30,000 people united to fast and pray at the end of 2011. Many lives were changed, and many churches are continuing a fasting and prayer emphasis.
Since then, in addition to their well-loved Family Concert Ministry, Terry & Barbi are now offering a special event for churches and communities, "Awaken Us: a Concert for Revival" which focuses on personal, local and national revival to inspire a "revolution of repentance". It includes music from their NEW CD, "Awaken Us" (read description). In this presentation, they include scriptures, prayers, and their own worship and revival songs throughout, as well as compelling video testimonies from revivals around the world. Often churches are having them follow this event with an "Evening of Prayer
to put prayer into practice. Pastors have commented that corporate prayer has been re-ignited in their congregations through these intimate times of prayer and worship where God's presence moves among His people.
Terry says, "God is doing a new thing in the American churches. There is a renewed hunger for prayer, which is great news!" Many now understand our desperate need for another national revival like past Great Awakenings. Historically, this has always happened when Christians cry out to God in humble, unified prayer.
Awaken Us: a Concert for Revival combined with their Evening of Prayer
& Worship have become life-changing events in many churches and communities across America!
you are interested in scheduling Terry & Barbi
Franklin for one of the above ministry options,
please call their office at 615-773-8480 or
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