United Methodist Marriage/Engaged Encounter

Tools to Promote Marriage Encounter

Use the following ideas and tools to promote Marriage Encounter as a "marriage retreat" or "marriage-enrichment seminar" to your friends, family, church members, colleagues and everyone you know!

General Instructions

After clicking on a link below, one of two things will happen:

1) If the document is a PDF or JPEG, a new page will appear showing you that file. You can either print the page, or save it to your computer. To save it to your computer, right-click on the page, select "save as," and a "save as" box will pop up. Select the location on your computer where you'd like to save the file. You can then open it from that location. Please note: You will need to use the back arrow on your browser to get back to this page.

2) If the document is a Word file, a "save as" box will automatically pop up when you click the link. Select the location on your computer where you'd like to save the file. You can then open it from that location.

If you need Acrobat Reader to view the PDFs, click here

How to Invite

  • Church bulletin announcements/inserts (See Advertising Materials at right for some ideas.)
  • Church PowerPoint announcements
  • Facebook posts (Learn how to create Facebook ads at the bottom of this page — and while you're at it, please "like" our Marriage Encounter United Methodist Facebook Page and/or ask to join our Marriage Encounter United Methodist Facebook Group.)
  • Twitter
  • Emails
  • Christmas letters
  • Host an Event — wine & cheese gathering, dessert party, romantic dinner (download a Word doc about how to plan a romantic dinner event).
  • Give others a gift certificate for their ME Weekend application fee or the entire Weekend
  • Give away a Marriage Encounter Weekend registration
  • Make an announcement at church (or arrange for someone else to do so)
  • Put ME brochures at your church and businesses
  • Ask to have your church website link to www.encounter.org

Tell Your Minister

Advertise on Facebook



How to Share Your Story

  • Continue to use the tools you gained on your ME Weekend, and others will want what you have!
  • Tell others what your ME Weekend did for you.
  • Share the benefits of participating in an ME Weekend

Create a Marketing Plan

We've put together a variety of tips, tools and ideas to help you fill up your next Marriage or Engaged Encounter seminar!

WWME Advertising Materials
 

Spirituality
God In Your Marriage

Large Color Poster 8.5x11          
Small Color Poster
Bulletin Inserts
Customizable Bulletin Insert (Word doc)
Newsletter Announcements
Small Black & White Poster 
Radio Ads
Static Cling Sample Window Sticker

Happier Family
Parents In Love = Families In Love

Large Color Poster 8.5x11         
Small Color Poster
Bulletin Inserts
Newsletter Announcements
       
Small Black & White Poster 
Radio Ads
Static Cling Sample Window Sticker

Romance
Intimacy

Large Color Poster 8.5x11 
Small Color Poster
Bulletin Inserts
Customizable Bulletin Insert
 (Word doc)
Newsletter Announcements        
Small Black & White Poster 
Radio Ads
Static Cling Sample Window Sticker

Get Connected

Get Connected 5x8
Bulletin Insert
Get Connected Full Page

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