We know that marriage should not be taken for granted, and we are even encouraged to nourish our relationships. Listed below are ways to do this.
Marriage Preparation – Please contact Father Ryan for all marriage preparations.
Marriage Counseling – providing help and creating hope for those with troubled marriages, call Catholic Charities at 919-790-8533 (Bilingual) 3000 Highwoods Blvd. Suite 128, Raleigh, NC 27604
Retrouvaille- it is a weekend experience designed to help struggling couples re-establish communication and to gain insight into themselves as individuals and as a couple.
Marriage Encounter – Weekend retreat program for married couples; information may be found at http://ncmarriagediscovery.org/
“Stay-cation” for Married Couples- Why not set aside time with your spouse to laugh, to learn and to grow your love while you enjoy a day of reflection on Marriage as a Vocation? For location, see http://www.dioceseofraleigh.org/how/marriage/index.aspx
Third Option – Assistance for troubled marriages. Visit www.dioceseofraleigh.org for more information
Catholic’s Divorce Survival Guide – A new DVD ministry to help men and women find peace and experience healing following divorce.
Renew your marriage vows- through Anniversary Mass on October 13, 3:00 p.m., Sacred Heart Church, Pinehurst, NC. The parish registration form for those celebrating 25, 50 and 50+ anniversary is available at www.dioceseofraleigh.or/how/marriage/
More resources: www.foryourmarriage.org or if you need spiritual direction as a couple, please contact Father Ryan.
Father Ryan Carnecer, CICM
STE Marriage and Family Life Ministry