A great marriage IS possible! And Married Life at RockPointe wants to prepare, equip, support and encourage you by providing:
- training and equipping events
- helpful resources
- and practical tools
to help you become intentional about growing a thriving, life-long, God-honoring relationship.
Married Life – A Fun Place to Grow Your Marriage!
For more information about the Married Life Ministry, please contact directors Brian and Edie Sanders by email or by phone at 940-268-5406.
CALLING ALL VOLUNTEERS!
Every marriage tells a story. Come help couples discover, experience, and live their marriage story of God’s faithfulness, grace, love, and redemption. Options for serving: premarital, mentoring, re|engage group facilitators, administrative, event help, teaching…
Email us: email@example.com!
Spring Marriage Emphasis – Take A Step Closer
Join us for the “kick off” of the Spring Marriage Emphasis opportunities!
First up: Sermon Series | Feb. 2, 9 | RPC Worship Services
Join us for the Spring Marriage Emphasis in February that begins with this two-part sermon series “Take a Step Closer” Feb. 2 – Marriage Pastor Brian Sanders; Feb. 9 – Worship Pastor Matt Byrd
Second up: Date Night In – Dinner and A Movie | Feb. 22 | 5 – 7:45p
Come join us in the NorthPointe Student Center for Date Night “Dinner and a Movie.” This is an opportunity for you to connect as a married couple while meeting other couples at RockPointe. Childcare is available onsite for children birth-5th grade! “Embrace” ministry for children with special needs is also available to give parents a “worry free” night out. Register early as childcare is limited: rpc.fm/date
Next Up: Theology of Marriage (When Truth and Life Collide) Sundays | Feb. 23 – May 17 | 11:15a at Founders
This interactive class examines issues of marriage, family, gender, and sexuality from a biblical perspective. What does God say about His purpose for marriage, roles for husbands and wives, sexual intimacy, sexual immorality, divorce and remarriage? How do we respond to a culture that is often at odds with God’s Word? This class could also be described as “learning truth and loving well!” Led by Marriage Pastor Brian Sanders and guest speakers. Space is limited, so register soon: rpc.fm/MLevents
Take a Step Closer, lean in, and see each other in a new and fresh way.
Check out these upcoming opportunities to prepare, enrich, and restore your marriage!
Reconnect | Reignite | Resurrect Your Marriage
re|engage examines God’s design for marriage and applies Biblical principles to guide couples toward growth in their relationship with each other.
Marriages in any condition can benefit, whether you simply want to grow closer together as a couple, you are struggling to get along, or your marriage is broken.
NEED: married couples and individual volunteers to partner with us. If you’re interested in finding out more about the opportunities to serve with re|engage, email us – we’d LOVE to tell you more!
re|engage meets on Thursday evenings from 6:45p-8:30p, on a spring/fall schedule. Enrollment is currently closed for the spring semester, but you can complete the “We’re Interested” form by clicking “For More Information” so we can contact you as soon as we have the fall schedule.
NOTE: Childcare is provided during spring/fall sessions (birth-5th grade) with registration.
Date Night “IN” Dinner and A Movie
Saturday| February 22 | 5:00p – 7:45p
Come join us in the NorthPointe Student Center for Date Night “Dinner and a Movie.” This is an opportunity for you to connect as a married couple while meeting other couples at RockPointe. Childcare is available onsite for children birth-5th grade! “Embrace” ministry for children with special needs is also available to give parents a “worry free” night together.
Register early as childcare is limited.
Take your marriage to the next level!
Great marriages require intentionality and investment. Join FamilyLife for a Friday evening, Saturday, and half-day Sunday getaway that offers biblically-based insights from top speakers and marriage experts as well as helpful tools and resources to impact your marriage.
June 5 – June 7, 2020 JOIN US!
COST • Regular registration cost is $350/couple, BUT by registering with our group name “RockPointe“ you will receive a $100/couple discount.
Also, by using this group name, we will know to expect you.
You can choose to stay at the event hotel, commute to the event hotel, or stay at a nearby hotel to make it a true weekend away. Either way, you WIN! The event hotel – Renaissance Dallas Plano at Legacy – has a limited number of rooms available for an event rate of $154 per night. When you make your reservation, mention you are coming for the FamilyLife Weekend to Remember in order to receive the discounted rate. Note: Food is not included in your conference registration or room reservation.
(A special offer for Military, you can receive a discount of at least $120 per couple. Check it out at www.familylife.com/military
CONSIDERING GETTING MARRIED?
Don’t spend all of your energy just planning the wedding – make plans for your marriage! Learn how to make your marriage the best it can be. Caring and experienced married couples are ready to lead pre-married couples one on one through a structured curriculum designed to help prepare for marriage by:
- Realistically assessing their relationship
- Understanding God’s plan and design for marriage
- Exploring important topics they might otherwise avoid
- Beginning to develop communication and conflict resolution skills
- Becoming aware of important issues that need to be addressed for developing a thriving marriage that lasts for a lifetime
If you are a seriously dating or already engaged couple seeking counsel before considering or planning a wedding, click “Get Started” to learn about our process, and complete the form if you want to proceed with our program. Whether this is your first marriage or one or both of you were previously married, we offer curriculum and resources custom tailored for you.
AS A BONUS…
Premarital Counseling provided by RockPointe Church has been approved by the TwoGether in Texas program. This is a program sponsored by the State of Texas! It encourages a couple to take an approved marriage education class to learn the skills and acquire the tools you will need for a successful marriage relationship. Upon completion, the program offers a $60 discount on the marriage license fee and waives the 72 hr. waiting period. Find out more here.
Make Your Good Marriage Better
Want to deepen your relationship with Christ and your spouse? Here are a few options for you: If you want to know how to have a thriving, God-honoring marriage, then, check out the “Three Essentials for a Thriving Marriage.” If you want to take intentional steps to move your marriage to the next level, then, download our “90-Day Intentionality Plan” and “Couch Time” info, and begin charting your course of action. If you want an objective, comprehensive assessment of your marriage “strengths,” “potential strengths,” and “growth areas” so that you can focus on specific areas of your relationship, then, take the Online “Couple Checkup.” You’ll find instructions and the link in the Enrich Resources section. If you’re looking for a community of couples in your life stage of marriage and enjoy the friendships, accountability, and growth that comes from “doing life together,” then, find out more about small groups at RockPointe by clicking here.
Need help and hope in a hurting relationship? Is your marriage not what you’d hoped it would be? There is good news for you. God hears you when you cry out.
“I waited patiently for the Lord; he inclined to me and heard my cry. He drew me up from the pit of destruction, out of the miry bog and set my feet upon a rock, making my steps secure.” Psalm 40:1-2
A struggling marriage is one of the most painful, confusing and emotionally exhausting situations in which to find yourself. We hope to encourage and support you as you walk through a difficult time in your relationship. In this section, we’ve provided a number of resources for you, but also invite you to contact us for personal support.
You are not alone.
“I lift up my eyes to the hills. From where does my help come? My help comes from the Lord, who made heaven and earth.” Psalm 121:1
We Are Here
If you or someone you love is impacted by the issue of pornography, RockPointe Church is here to help. We understand that we’re all susceptible to the pain you’re feeling.
Members of the RPC ministry staff and volunteers are available to talk with you.
Congratulations on your engagement! What a wonderful decision you have made to enter into the covenant of marriage. We are very excited to see what God will do through your lives together. It is our desire to equip you and minister to you during this process. Click Prepare for information about premarriage counseling at RockPointe. If you are interested in hosting a wedding at RockPointe Church, check the FAQ section of “Prepare” and contact Edie Sanders for more information.