If you are married, we’d love for you to join us for an unforgettable weekend away in beautiful Charlottesville, VA.

Date: February 9-10
Location: DoubleTree by Hilton (Charlottesville, VA)
Cost: $125 per couple

(includes hotel room, coffee, hours-oeuvres, and other retreat costs).



Tate and Wendy Cockrell


Tate & Wendy Cockrell have been married for thirty years. They grew up in Laurel, Mississippi, and attended the same church as teenagers. Tate has been in ministry for 33 years, serving as pastor, youth pastor, family pastor, member care pastor, parachurch leader, and seminary professor.

He currently serves as Director of DMin and EdD Studies at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary in Wake Forest, NC, as well as the Fulp Chair of Biblical Counseling. Wendy has been a stay-at-home mom and has been an administrative assistant in investment banking and several entrepreneurial businesses, as well as years of experience in hospitality and event planning.

Tate & Wendy lead marriage and parenting conferences across the United States serving over 35 churches per year. They are members of the Summit Church in Raleigh, NC.



Friday, February 9       

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, February 10

8:30 am – 10:00 am        Session 2

10:00 am – 10:15 am     Break

10:15 pm – 12:15 pm     Session 3