FAQ


1. How do we book a conference?
2. How far in advance may we book a conference?
3. What do Marriage Matters and Relationships Matter conferences provide?
4. What does a Straight Talk workshop provide?
5. What is the cost of the conference or workshop to a church or organization?
6. What media materials do you provide?
7. Can my children attend Marriage Matters and Relationships Matter?
8. How is the conference promoted?
9. Are Jerry and Lynn available for other speaking engagements?
10. Is your material beneficial for those who are not married or are widowed or divorced?
11. What materials are available for follow up or in depth study?

How do we book a conference?
Please contact Jerry at jerry@marriagematters.ws. (Back to Top)

How far in advance may we book a conference?
Presently, Jerry and Lynn are booking dates for 2018-19. Occasionally, a scheduled conference needs to be moved to a later date. If this occurs, another conference is scheduled in its place. (Back to Top)

What do Marriage Matters and Relationships Matter conferences provide?
Marriage Matters and Relationships Matter conferences consist of 13, one-hour presentations and run Sunday through Wednesday. (See suggested conference schedule and session summaries for details.) In addition, Jerry and Lynn are available for free and confidential counseling opportunities on Tuesday and Wednesday. (Back to Top)

What does a Straight Talk workshop provide?
Specifically designed for men and women involved in all types of ministry, this intensive one day, six to eight hour workshop is perfect for a day long or week-end retreat. Its interactive format includes a three hour mini course in lay counseling, a three hour course on maturing Christians and church growth, and opportunities for questions and discussion.
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What is the cost of the conference or workshop to a church or organization?
We suggest that the cost for individuals attending the conference or workshop be minimal or free. The cost for an organization or church sponsoring the event is a basic fee plus the expenses of travel, meals, and motel. For more information contact Jerry at jerry@marriagematters.ws. (Back to Top)

What media materials do you provide?
All of the sessions except the Sunday morning bible classes are are supported by PowerPoint and session outlines suitable for note-taking by conference participants. CDs and DVDs of the sessions are also available. (Back to Top)

Can my children attend attend Marriage Matters and Relationships Matter?
The sessions are suitable for children ages 10 and older. (Back to Top)

How is the conference promoted?
A link to promotional material is sent to each church or organization underwriting the conference six months prior to the conference dates. This packet contains advertising ideas as well as sample materials. (Back to Top)

Are Jerry and Lynn available for other speaking engagements?
Jerry and Lynn accept a limited number of speaking engagements every year in addition to their scheduled conferences and workshops. (Back to Top)

Is your material beneficial for those who are not married or are widowed or divorced?
Yes, Marriage Matters and Relationships Matter combine biblical direction and sound psychological advice helpful to all of life’s relationships. (Back to Top)

Is your material suitable for follow up or in-depth study?
Yes, facilitator and participant workbooks that convert the series into a 24 week in-depth study for couples or groups are now available. (Back to Top)