Growing strong, satisfying, lifelong marriages.
BENEFITS OF HEALTHY MARRIAGE
- Better physical and emotional health for adults and children
- Longer life expectancies for adults and children
- Reduced rates of alcohol and substance abuse for adults and teens
- Better school performance for children
- Lower rates of injury and disability for both men and women
- Increased financial acheivement
- Increased career acheivement
(all data from Knoxville Marriage Initiative.)
WHAT IS THE MARRIAGE WORKSHOP?
Could your marriage be better? All relationships require care and attention to grow and to thrive. Marriage Workshop is a Teaching Group for any married couple looking to strengthen their relationship.
Groups meet for two hours each week for 9 weeks. Cost is $100 per couple.
WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING
“Everyone needs this, no matter how wonderful your marriage is.”
“KMI is an awesome time to spend with your spouse, and an enjoyable way to learn new techniques to improve your marriage.”
MORE ABOUT KMI
WHO WE ARE: The Knoxville Marriage Initiative (KMI) is a growing network of church and community organizations where people in Knoxville and surrounding counties can discover how to grow and protect a lifelong, strong marriage. Partners include national leading experts in marriage education, divorce prevention, and relationship restoration at the University of Tennessee.
WHO WE HELP: Whether you are enjoying a strong bond and want to keep it that way, or are struggling to talk about simple things, KMI is here to help.
OUR WORKSHOPS: Cokesbury is just one of several host locations for KMI. The workshops at Cokesbury are open to members and visitors. Attendants are not required to share intimate details with strangers. KMI utilizes fun, positive exercises to help make every marriage better.