At Spotswood, we want to help couples flourish in their marriage! We aim to do that by giving our people resources that will help them to grow closer to God and closer to one another. As we invest in marriage, we believe we’re benefiting not only the adults involved, but their children, families, the church, the community and ultimately, the world.

Marriage Retreat

January 28-29 • Williamsburg, VA • $99 per couple


Couples, start your marriage off strong in 2022 by joining us for a marriage retreat in January in beautiful Williamsburg, VA! Dr. Danny Akin, of Southeastern Seminary, will be our guest speaker, and will be sharing some practical, Biblical tips to help you intentionally move toward oneness.

Men, this is a fantastic Christmas gift to give your wife!



Retreat FAQs

We will be at one of Williamsburg’s premier hotels – the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, located in an area that offers something for everyone! Step back in time at Historic Colonial Williamsburg, Jamestown and Yorktown.

The DoubleTree is located at 50 Kingsmill Road, Williamsburg, Virginia 23185.

From Fredericksburg: Take I-95 South to I-64 East. Follow I-64 East to Exit 242 A (199 West). Take Route 60 East, turn right onto Route 60. At 4th stoplight, turn right on Kingsmill Road. The hotel is on the right.

The hotel has Complimentary on-site parking.

Your registration fee will cover the cost of the Friday night hors d’oeuvre reception. Lunch has been designed to allow just the two of you to venture off and enjoy a meal together at the conclusion of the conference.  If you choose to go out in the immediate area for lunch, information on local restaurants will be located in your hotel room or by asking at the front desk

We suggest that you plan to arrive at the hotel on Friday allowing sufficient time to unpack, unwind, and join us for the hors d’oeuvre fellowship at 6:00 pm.  The conference is scheduled to begin promptly at 7:00 on Friday evening.

Dr. Akin is married to Charlotte Akin.

They have been married since May 27, 1978.

They have four sons who all currently serve in the ministry.  He has 4 daughters-in-law and 12 grandchildren!

Dr. Akin currently serves as the President of Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary and is a Professor of Preaching and Theology.

Dr. Akin and his wife Charlotte have traveled to Sudan, Turkey, Middle East, Kenya, Asia, Central Asia, Thailand, India and Paraguay serving our students and missionaries and helping share the gospel.



Twitter: @DannyAkin

Facebook: @drdanielakin

Instagram: @danny_akin

$99 per couple (includes room, reception, and retreat).

Friday, January 28th       

4:00 pm – 6:00 pm               Arrive at your leisure; Check-in to hotel

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm               Retreat Registration and Hors d’oeuvre Reception

7:00 pm – 8:30 pm               Session 1


Saturday, January 29th

8:30 am – 10:00 am              Session 2

10:00 am – 10:15 am            Break

10:15 pm – 12:15 pm           Session 3