Marriage & Family Ministry
YOU CAN PLAY A PART
by strengthening coaches on
the home front
If a coach’s home life isn’t strong, then his team can’t function at a higher level.
That’s why Nations of Coaches serves coaches and their spouses – to strengthen their marriages and families.
Game-Changer Marriage Retreat
2019 Game-Changer Marriage Retreat is full. To be put on a first come, first serve waitlist, please email [email protected].
Every year, coaches and their spouses are invited to enjoy the beautiful outdoors, good fellowship and learning, and some much-needed alone time at the WinShape Retreat in Rome, Georgia. This annual event has a new name and is specifically designed to build into your relationship with your spouse, so your marriage can not only survive, but also thrive throughout the high-pressured basketball season and beyond. The keynote speaker for 2019 is Gary Thomas, best-selling author and international speaker.
May 7 – 9, 2019
Registration opens January 15, 2019
The Game- Changer Marriage Retreat is presented by Nations of Coaches and Chick-fil-A WinShape Foundation.
Location: WinShape Retreat Center, Berry College, Rome, GA – Nestled in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains, the WinShape Retreat Center is surrounded by forests, meadows, and streams on a 27,000-acre wildlife preserve, about 90 miles from Atlanta.
The only cost will be your travel to and from the retreat.
A Healthy Home Team
The most important team you’ll ever lead is the one at home. Nations of Coaches wants to be YOUR RESOURCE to nurture and maintain the relational health of your home team! Through a partnership with WinShape Marriage, Nations of Coaches can connect coaches with the resources they need to strengthen their marriage and their families.
Our Nations of Coaches staff and character coaches can connect you with trusted partners who provide tools and opportunities to grow stronger in your relationships. We’ll serve as a safe, confidential resource that can help you strengthen your home team’s game plan.
Need someone to talk to? Call us at 256-580-5750.
Celebrate Marriage Luncheon
Nations of Coaches is hosting the annual complimentary luncheon for coach and Spouse couples at the annual NABC Convention during the Final Four.
During this delicious plated lunch, programming features an engaging discussion with a panel of dynamic coach-and-wife couples who talk about balancing marriage, family, and basketball; as well as words of encouragement from national marriage experts, Dr. Shawn Stoever and his wife, Christina Stoever from WinShape Marriage.
“My husband and I attended the NOC Marriage Retreat. The wisdom, encouragement, and empathy we experienced are still fueling our tanks six months later!”
– Hope Radebaugh, wife of Barclay Radebaugh, Men’s Head Basketball Coach, Charleston Southern University
Season of Change / Transition
WE STAND WITH YOU
during the tough seasons of life
in college athletics today is very short.”
There are weeks spent on the road, long nights away from your kids, early morning meetings. Everyone wants a piece of you when you’re the coach, and it’s hard to keep giving.
There’s the pressure of expectation; the pressure to discipline and mold young men, and to be a role model and ambassador for your school. And then there’s the pressure to keep winning!
That’s why Nations of Coaches stands with you in the toughest times, giving you support during job transitions, financial troubles, health problems, and family breakdowns. If you want a helping hand with complete confidentiality, just say the word using the form below.