Temple Baptist Church is very pleased to host the 12th annual Faith for the Family Couples’ Retreat in Gatlinburg, Tennessee, with Pastor and Mrs. Clarence Sexton.


The retreat begins Thursday evening, February 22, 2018, and concludes at noon on Saturday, February 24, 2018. Couples from Temple Baptist Church and many other churches across the country are planning to attend. We would love to have you, your spouse, and a group from your church for this exciting weekend! 




The cost for the retreat is $95.00 per couple for all three days, and $65.00 per couple for two days. If you are a Crown College Alumni Pastor, or a Pastor bringing five or more couples, please contact the couples' retreat office to receive your discount code and your registration fee will be waived.

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General Schedule


General Information

For more information, please contact Shana Holt or the Couples' Retreat Office at 865.938.8186 Ext. 413 or couplesretreat@thecrowncollege.com.

Retreat Location

The Mills Auditorium* at the Gatlinburg Convention Center
Gatlinburg, Tennessee

*Check-in and all meetings will be held in the Mills Auditorium.



There are over 100 restaurants in downtown Gatlinburg alone. Listings of area restaurants can be found at www.gatlinburg.com/things-to-do/dining.


Gatlinburg is located in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountain National Park, our most visited national park. You can find more information at www.gatlinburg.com/things-to-do.

Here are just a few of the area’s available activities:
Hiking, Golf, Ober Gatlinburg*, Arts and Crafts, Shopping Ripley’s Aquarium*, Horseback Riding, Winterfest, Titanic Museum*

* Special rates and discounts available for Retreat attendees.

Many activities are within walking distance of the Convention Center. Trolleys are also available to transport you around Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge.


Parking lots within the city of Gatlinburg are pay-to-park. The Gatlinburg Trolley runs from the hotels around the Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge area. There is also a trolley stop in front of the Convention Center. Should you have further questions, you may call The Crown College at 1-877-MY-CROWN.



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