Faithful - Fall Marriage Retreat

Faithful Marriage Retreat is Cedar Bay's couples retreat is full of deep, Biblical teaching, thought provoking questions and being in God's word together. Nestle up beside a warm fire, hike the trails, and cozy up in the sauna as you reconnect at this Christian marriage retreat in Michigan's Upper Peninsula along the beautiful northern shores of Lake Huron.

Not able to make it this fall? Check out our Winter Faithful Faithful Marriage Retreat.

Guest Speakers: Phil Goward

Phil Goward is the adopted son of the Living God, husband to Amy for 27 years, father to Jacob, Emily, Anna, Deborah and Melissa, father-in-law to Alyssa and Ethan, and grandfather to Maven--but she calls him Paka! He has a seminary degree from Moody Theological Seminary in Plymouth, MI with a focus on Christian counseling and theology. Phil has been employed in full time ministry for 13 years serving as a small groups pastor and then youth pastor at The Lakes Church in Waterford, MI. and now currently serving as associate pastor at Oak Pointe Church in West Bloomfield, MI. Phil shares his mission with the local church from Matthew 28:19, "Go and make disciples..." What he wants more than anything is to make disciples who make disciple makers of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Phil and His wife Amy have discipled more than 20 couples through the process of gospel-centered premarital counseling and into God-centered marriages.

Accommodations and Program Fees

Private Cabin - $430/couple
Private Room with double bed, bath, towels/bedding provided


Cabin Guest Room
- $350/couple
Private Room with double bed, bath, towels/bedding provided


Willoughby Lodge Room
- $298/couple
Private room with king bed, bath, towels/bedding provided.

Offsite - $140/couple
Five meals, activities, and programs included

Deposit of $50 is required for each couple with registration.