San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
On January 22, 2017, the Dawson Family of Faith will be hosting the Love & Respect Marriage Conference with Emerson Eggerichs. Dr. Eggerichs will be speaking the same message during each of the morning worship services and another message from 6pm-7:30 that evening. We hope that you will join us for this incredible weekend and allow that investment of your time to strengthen and bring practical and biblical wisdom to your marriage. This conference is for all ages, so whether you have been married for one or 60 years, this will be a wonderful weekend for you. If you have any questions, please contact Andy Cartee at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 205-871-7324.
CHILDCARE: If you need Childcare for that evening contact Donna Allan at email@example.com by January 17th to RSVP. We cannot guarantee childcare after this date.
WHAT IS LOVE AND RESPECT
What is Love and Respect? We believe love best motivates a woman and respect most powerfully motivates a man. Research reveals that during marital conflict a husband most often reacts when feeling disrespected and a wife reacts when feeling unloved. We asked 7,000 people this question: when you are in a conflict with your spouse or significant other, do you feel unloved or disrespected? 83% of the men said “disrespected.” 72% of the women said, “unloved.” Though we all need love and respect equally, the felt need differs during conflict, and this difference is as different as pink is from blue!
We conduct conferences and provide resources to the married, divorced, separated, dating and single. Men and women will learn how to resolve conflict, dealing with the negative reactions (the crazy cycle). They will also learn how to motivate each other by meeting each other’s need (the energizing cycle). Even those who feel hopeless in their relationships will gain understanding on how to handle an indifferent or unresponsive partner (the rewarded cycle).
Each cycle centers on two concepts: love and respect. These two words surface in social research and the bible (Ephesians 5:33) as the two key ingredients for a successful marriage. From our research, those attending the Love and Respect conference, watching the Love and Respect DVD in small groups, or reading the Love and Respect resources, are experiencing understanding, forgiveness, reconciliation, change, and hope. Through personal enrichment, they go on to minister to others in small groups. Check out our menu – especially the testimonies. God bless!
ABOUT EMERSON EGGERICHS
Dr. Emerson Eggerichs is an internationally known public speaker on the topic of male-female relationships. Based on over three decades of counseling as well as scientific and biblical research, Dr. Eggerichs and his wife Sarah developed the Love and Respect Conference which they present to live audiences around the country.
This dynamic and life-changing conference is impacting the world, resulting in the healing and restoration of countless relationships. Dr. Eggerichs has authored several books, including the national bestseller Love & Respect, which is a Platinum and Book of the Year award winner, selling over 1.6 million copies.
Emerson is the Founder and President of Love and Respect Ministries and Sarah serves as Vice President. Married since 1973, they live in Grand Rapids, MI and have three adult children.