Intimacy Re-imagined
Marriage Retreat Experience
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Intimacy: Touch & Tenderness
Intimacy: Gifts & Genuineness
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Intimacy: Closeness & Connection

Reimagine Your Connection together...                               at our Intimacy Reimagined Retreat

Is the daily grind leaving your relationship feeling a little…dusty? Has “meh” shoved its way into your marriage? Imagine waking up in the heart of stunning Galena Illinois, with time dedicated just the two of you. Intimacy Reimagined is an intensive couples retreat designed to reignite the spark, deepen your connection using 9 foundational relationship traits to build a love that flourishes.

More than just a getaway, this experience delves into the 9 foundational pillars of a lasting and fulfilling relationship:

  • Love: Reconnect with the core of your love and cultivate unconditional acceptance.
  • Joy: Rediscover the playful spirit of your connection and find joy in everyday moments.
  • Peace: Find serenity and calm amidst life's challenges, nurturing a sense of shared tranquility.
  • Patience: Learn to navigate conflict with understanding and cultivate empathy for one another.
  • Kindness: Rekindle the gentle gestures and compassionate words that strengthen your bond.
  • Goodness: Cultivate a spirit of generosity and support, nurturing a sense of team within your relationship.
  • Faithfulness: Strengthen trust and commitment, creating a safe and secure haven for your love.
  • Gentleness: Rediscover the power of tenderness and respect, nurturing intimacy and emotional connection.
  • Self-Control: Learn to navigate emotional responses with awareness and understanding, fostering a healthy foundation for communication and growth.

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Through guided workshops, engaging activities, and intimate discussions, you'll be empowered to:

  • Reignite the flame of passion and reignite your love story.
  • Deepen your understanding & communication, fostering empathy and connection.
  • Develop the tools & practices to navigate challenges and build resilience as a couple.
  • Create lasting memories in breathtaking Galena, Illinois.
  • And you’ll develop a deeper sense of community in the process of it all!

Intimacy Reimagined isn't just another couples retreat. We believe in the power of learning from those who have walked the path before you, and that's why we offer something truly unique: the wisdom and support of experienced couples.

Throughout the program, you'll connect with other seasoned couples who have faced their own challenges, celebrated their victories, learned from mistakes, and emerged stronger together. They'll openly share their experiences, wisdom, and genuine support, offering you a unique opportunity to learn and grow alongside each other.

Intimacy Reimagined is more than workshops and exercises; it's about building a community of support and learning from one another's journeys. Join us in this transformative experience and reimagine your connection for real!

Ready to embark on your journey? Visit our website or contact us today to learn more and secure your spot today!


Next Couples Retreat: Galena, IL

Make your best relationship happen. Join us for our upcoming "Intimacy Reimagined" Retreat in Galena, Illinois on September 18-22, 2024!

Meet Rick & Monique

Get ready for a love story that'll shake you up!

Rick and Monique: A Love Story That Will Inspire You

Back in 1993, Rick and Monique started their love story, dreaming of a life filled with laughter and shared dreams. But life, as it often does, threw them some curveballs. They faced challenges that would test even the strongest bond: loss, infertility, surgeries, chronic pain, and the pain of betrayal.

But here's the twist: They didn't let it break them. Instead, they held onto each other, built their dream life anyway, adopting a beautiful daughter, traveling the world, and even creating a thriving couples counseling practice based on their shared journey and unique philosophy: CoTherapy Teams.

So, how did they manage to stay strong? It wasn't always easy, but through it all, they learned the secrets to building a rock-solid, 30+ year relationship. Now, they're passionate about sharing those secrets with you.

Imagine an unforgettable retreat led by real-life soulmates in action who've been through thick and thin:

  • Expect laughter, tears, and powerful tools that will transform your relationship.
  • Learn from their triumphs and challenges, gaining real-life insights into building your own happy, lasting love.
  • Walk away with actionable strategies backed by their years of experience and training (and the fact that they practice what they preach!).

This isn't just another getaway; it's a chance to invest in your future happiness. Stop dreaming and start doing. Make your best relationship happen!

Ready to join this transformative adventure? Sign up below to learn more and secure your spot.

Rick and Monique
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Your Retreat Team, Rick and Monique Elgersma

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