Seminars & Retreats
Office of Marriage and Family Life

Advent Day of Reflection – Thursday, December 1, 9:00 AM – 1:30 PM
Enjoy reflections presented by Fr. Hayden Charles and Chris Barnard, Catechist Formation & Resources from the Office of Faith Formation. Plan to bring winter hats, gloves, scarves, or mittens to donate to the Lord’s Diner. Cost is $20. Reserve your spot by calling 744-0167 or email [email protected]

Date Night at the SLC – Thursday, December 1, 6:30 PM

Thursday night is Date Night at the SLC! Mark your calendars!  Join us at for a Couples Book Club Date Night. Read “The Great Divorce” by C.S. Lewis, then come for a night out to discuss the book, enjoy a delicious meal, and a reflection given by Fr. Adam Grelinger. Note: you do not have to read the book to attended, however it is encouraged. Check begins at 6:15 p.m. The cost per couple is $50. To register, go to slcwichita.org or call 316-744-0167.

Dallas Bus Trip – December 8-10th

Come on an adventure to Dallas to see the Cathedral Shrine of the Virgin of Guadalupe, the Museum of Biblical Art and watch the production of The Gift of Christmas Featuring the Living Nativity along with spiritual director Fr. James Mainzer.

Save the Date: Night of Romance – Saturday, February 11th, 2023 at St. Peter Schulte. Stay tuned for more information!


Engaged Encounter Is a Catholic Christian marriage preparation program for couples seeking the Sacrament of Marriage. It is a weekend program free of the tensions, pressures, and interruptions of daily living. The program is based on Catholic teachings and values and emphasizes the couple’s relationship in terms of a lifetime commitment, utilizing practical, emotional, and spiritual well-being tools. For more info on upcoming weekends and to register go to: https://slc.retreatportal.com/events/

Upcoming Marriage Prep – Seminars:  Sp. – Aug. 13 | Sp. Workshop – Oct. 1 | En. – Sept. 17

For more info call the office at (316) 685-5240. If you are interested in witnessing this seminar or sending a parish representative, please call the office to sign up or for more information.


Natural Family Planning Classes

Information regarding NFP can be found on the diocesan website, https://catholicdioceseofwichita.org/mfl/nfp/ or if you ‘google’ “NFP Wichita,” the NFP portion of the website is at the top of the search. Women and couples can register online. If you have questions or concerns, please contact the Office of Marriage and Family Life at 316-685-5240