For any couples who are seriously dating or newly engaged, we will be offering our pre-marital courses this fall. The course will kick off on Friday, September 14 and then will continue for 7 more weeks on the following Saturdays.
We have one class on Friday night with dinner provided, but the classes will generally take place on Saturdays from 10 am-12:30 pm in the children’s sanctuary upstairs. The class is 8 weeks long.
Friday, Sept. 14, 6 pm- 9:30 pm Read Ch. 1 before the meeting and Meet the Staff at Pastor Andrew’s house at 1128 S. St. Andrews Place Los Angeles 90019
Sat. Sept. 22, 10am-12:30 pm Read Ch. 2 before the meeting
Sat. Sept. 29, 10am-12:30 pm Read Ch. 3 before the meeting & Finance Workshop
Sat. Oct. 6, 10am-12:30 pm Read Ch. 4 before the meeting
Sat. Oct. 13, 10am-12:30 pm Read Ch. 5 before the meeting
Sat. Oct. 20, 10am-12:30 pm Read Ch. 6 before the meeting
Sat. Oct. 27, 10am-12:30 pm Read Ch. 7 before the meeting.
Sat. Nov. 3, 10am-12:30 pm Sheet Music Sex Workshop
We will have coffee and snacks on Saturday morning, and we will begin on time, so please be ready to go by 10 am. Parking is available on the street and in the Family Lot 4.
Each couple will get one private session with Pastor Charles if he is officiating your wedding. Please contact him to schedule that meeting. The meeting can be any time at least a month before your wedding date. Email PC at Charleschoe@tapestryla.org
Books to Purchase
The course will be based on a book called Saving Your Marriage Before It Starts.
Please purchase these items BEFORE our first session.
1. Saving Your Marriage Before It Starts Updated Edition by Les & Leslie Parrot
2. Saving Your Marriage Before It Starts Workbook for Men Updated Edition by Les & Leslie Parrot
3. Saving Your Marriage Before It Starts Workbook for Women Updated Edition by Les & Leslie Parrot
*Note: the Men & Women’s workbooks have different questions sometimes so you want to get separate books.
4. Sheet Music by Dr Kevin Leman
ASSIGNMENTS TO BE COMPLETED PRIOR TO SESSION 1
Pre-Marriage Assessment http://www.lesandleslie.com/symbis-assessment/
SYMBIS Reading Assignment: Before You Begin and Ch. 1
SYMBIS Workbook: Exercises 1-5
Tapestry LA Members: $50 per couple
Non-Tapestry LA Memebers: $100 per couple
Friday, Sept 14 – Pastor Andrew’s House (Dinner Provided)
Sept 22-3 – Children’s Sanctuary AKA Tap Kids Room