Ohio LME Community

Important Dates for Encountered Couples!
as of January 13, 2024

2nd Saturday               In-Person Journey Group – Every Month

          • Location: Our Redeemer Lutheran Solon, but can arrange hybrid-with-Zoom for those too far away
          • Date:  Second Saturday of every month
          • Time:  6:45 pm to 8:00 pm
          • Contact:  Jim & Jan Grover if you’d like to receive reminders1

  Feb 10, ’24                    Couples Communication Workshop

          • Program:  Based on Dr. Gary Chapman’s book – The 5 Love Languages
          • Location:  Zoom!
          • Who:  All are welcome
          • Time:  11:45 am log on, 12:00 noon start
          • Invite!:  This is something everyone needs – married or not
          • RSVP:  David and Jean Fell so we can send you the Zoom link and have packets printed for all participants – thanks!

  Mar 1-3, ’24                  Encountered Couples Retreat

♥  April 6, ’24                   Scavenger Hunt & “Hunter’s Lunch”

          • Location: Cabelas Megastore, Avon, OH
          • Time: 11:00 am – 3:00 pm (details to come)
          • Who: All are welcome – fun for the entire family!
          • More info to come

♥  Apr 26-28, ’24            Ohio Spring LME Experience

          • Location:  Fairfield Inn, Streetsboro, OH
          • Cost:  $275 /couple
          • Accommodations:  Lodging 2 nights + Five meals for each couple (catered by Ruby Tuesday and Bob Evans restaurants)
          • Join Us:  How about attending for an “Anniversary Weekend”? You might be in a whole new “place” in life since your last experience!
          • Invite!: Give other married couples the joy of a close and intimate relationship!
          • Register:  Online @ GodLovesMarriage.org

♥  May 25, ’24                  Vinesong

          • Time: Evening service
          • More details to come

♥  July 12-14, ’24            Annual Encountered Family Campout

          • Location: Maple Lakes Campground, Seville, OH
          • Time: Camp out all weekend or come to enjoy only Saturday’s activities – it’s your choice!
          • Contact: Email Steve & Sue Rufe for more details
          • Registration: Watch for Registration Form to be placed on GodLovesMarriage.org

♥  July 19-21, ’24            International LME Family Reunion

          • Program: Enriching presentations and small groups for discussion and prayer (in English), bonfires, fellowship, saunas
          • Location: Vivamo, Finland (45 min from Helsinki Airport)
          • Venue: Christian camp/resort with beautiful forests, lakes, saunas, and good food
          • Cost: Approximately 40 Euros/couple for all-weekend participants and 20 Euros/couple for only Saturday participants
          • Accommodation Details: 90 to 130 couples per night, depending on types of rooms chosen
          • Registration: Watch for a link to come
          • Watch for more details to come

♥  Oct 12, ’24                   Covered Bridge Scavenger Hunt & Drive

          • Location: Geauga County, OH
          • More info to come

♥  Oct 12, ’24                   Park Family Pumpkin Fest

          • Location: North Royalton, OH
          • Who: All are welcome – fun for the whole family
          • Time: 4:00 pm
          • More info to come

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