Couples Retreat 2022

November 4-5, 2022

Enjoy a relaxing, marriage-building weekend at Virginia Beach! This is your opportunity to leave behind the cares of your daily routine and simply enjoy the sweetheart God has given you.

Pastor Rusty Smith will present insightful sessions that will equip you with the skills necessary to take your marriage to the next level through spiritual growth.

The retreat officially begins on Friday at 1pm and concludes on Saturday at noon and will take place at the new Delta Marriott Bayfront Suites. Optional Thursday night stays available.

All suites are bay view and have private balconies. A limited number of bayfront suites are available for an additional charge ($70 per night). Contact James Pitts for availability before registering.

Pastor Kurt Skelly

Pastor Rusty Smith
Guest Speaker

Retreat Options

One night option – $249/couple

  • one night (Friday) stay at hotel
  • all retreat sessions
  • free parking and in-room WiFi
  • retreat gift basket
  • full breakfast (Sat. morning)

Two-night option – $389/couple

  • two nights (Thursday, Friday) stay at hotel
  • all retreat sessions
  • free parking and in-room WiFi
  • retreat gift basket
  • full breakfast (Sat. morning)

About Our Speaker

Rusty Smith is the Senior Pastor of Mikado Baptist Church in Macon, Georgia. Pastor Smith and his family began their ministry at Mikado in September of 2001 and have enjoyed the incredible blessings of God both numerically and spiritually during these years.

Pastor and his wife Lisa have been married and have served in ministry together since 1987. They have two children, Scott and Joy. Previously, Rusty and Lisa served the Lord for over 14 years in the area of youth work, where they were used of God as they invested their lives in the lives of teenagers.

Pastor Smith graduated from Tennessee Temple University in 1987 and majored in Pastoral studies. During his college years, he was a summer evangelist with Neighborhood Bible Time, worked at the Wilds camp as a counselor, and served as student body chaplain. He also has a Master of Arts in Ministry degree from Piedmont International University and an Honorary Doctorate degree from Pensacola Christian College. Pastor Smith has a private pilot’s license and enjoys golfing, and hunting.