The Sunnybrook Hope Center will be closed on Tuesday, January 26 due to weather conditions.Hope Center

Marriage

At Sunnybrook, we have programs that offer help for couples looking to work through specific issues in their marriage.  

For more information on marriage programs, contact Laurie at  

MARRIAGE MENTORING

Couples will meet with a mentor couple for 8 weeks to focus attention on particular issues, gain fresh perspective and improve communications.  

CHRIST FOCUSED MARRIAGE COUNSELING 

Sometimes it can be helpful to talk with a pastor about marriage struggles and challenges.  We can provide a pastoral response to your situation and/or referrals to local licensed Christian counselors for ongoing counseling.

MARRIAGE RESOURCES

Rightnow Media- Marriage
https://www.rightnowmedia.org/Library/7

Focus on the Family- Marriage
https://www.focusonthefamily.com/marriage/

Love & Respect Book
https://www.loveandrespect.com/

Dare to be Different Marriage
https://www.daretobedifferent.com/MATT-TALK-Couples

MARRIAGE EVENTS

ART OF MARRIAGE

Inspiration Hills is presenting FamilyLife's Art of Marriage this March 13-14! See Marriage the way God intended it to be as a true art form. For more than 40 years, FamilyLife has been helping couples understand God’s plan for relationships. The Art of Marriage weaves together expert teaching, real-life stories, humorous vignettes, and more to portray both the challenges and the beauty of God’s design.
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/art-of-marriage-tickets-83249418251

FAMILYLIFE'S WEEKEND TO REMEMBER 

Marriage is a lifelong adventure of growing together through every age and stage of life. The happiest couples are those who commit to learning skills that help them weather difficult seasons and deal confidently with relationship challenges. It’s your turn to make a great marriage happen.
https://www.familylife.com/weekend-to-remember/#searchResultsBodyZip
Kansas City: Feb 28-March 1
Minneapolis: March 6 to March 8 or March 13 to March 15
Omaha: March 6 to March 8
Des Moines: March 20 to March 22
Lincoln: March 27 to March 29

MARRIAGE RESOURCES

Rightnow Media- Marriage
https://www.rightnowmedia.org/Library/7

Focus on the Family- Marriage
https://www.focusonthefamily.com/marriage/

Love & Respect Book
https://www.loveandrespect.com/

Dare to be Different Marriage
https://www.daretobedifferent.com/MATT-TALK-Couples

GET MARRIED AT SUNNYBROOK

If you are interested in getting married at Sunnybrook contact Bonnie Van Holland at

Wedding Info Booklet

Matt Holmes, Marriage Ministry Director

Matt Holmes has been on staff at Sunnybrook Church for 5 years.  In June of 1999, between his junior and senior year in college he received Jesus Christ as his Savior and Lord in Gatlinburg, TN.  One of Matt’s greatest joys is partnering in ministry with his wife, Jill who also works at Sunnybrook.  Being the father of 5 children and married to his college sweetheart is a sincere blessing.  Born and raised in Siouxland, he graduated from Sioux City West High School and Briar Cliff University.  Matt has a passion for the outdoors, specifically hunting, fishing, camping, conservation, etc.  Matt also loves to volunteer coach and be a part of his kids sporting events.   He currently oversees the College, Young Adult and Marriage Ministries at Sunnybrook.

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