Marriage Enrichment Programs

Massage Your Way to a Better Marriage!


Get in touch with your spouse! Join us for an evening with Bob & Mary Spix who will share with us how the Love Language of physical touch through massage can benefit your marriage. They will demonstrate some massage techniques for the neck, face, hands and feet. There will be time for “hands-on” learning with your spouse, so bring your favorite unscented lotion, two hand towels, one larger towel and a spirit of fun. Mary Spix is a licensed physical therapist with massage experience.


Dinner and dessert is a part of this relaxing evening with your sweetheart!


When:      Saturday, January 17th at 5:15 pm. Food served at 5:30.

Where:     Social Hall

Cost:      $15 per couple by Jan. 14th

               $20 at the door

               Wine available for a donation

RSVP:     Jan. 14 or drop in that night. (Your RSVP does help us plan.)

RSVP to: Donna at 248-635-7543 or email



Beyond “Honey I’m Home”

An invitation to engaged and married couples

The Beyond “Honey I’m Home” series is designed to strengthen the intimacy in your relationship through effective communication. Fred Cavaiani, a Licensed Marriage Counselor, Limited Licensed Psychologist and Certified Social Worker, is the facilitator for these sessions. Through this dynamic program, you will definitely become more Alive In Love in your marriage or relationship.

Begin attending the sessions at anytime during the year.   For information, please contact Fred Cavaiani at 248-362-3340.

Please Note:  If you are attending this program to satisfy Marriage Preparation requirements, attendance of three different sessions is necessary to complete the seriesA certificate of completion is issued at the completion of the third session.

WHEN:    One Sunday a month January through June and September  through November from 2:00 to 5:00 pm.
      2015 Beyond Honey, I’m Home
:    St. Anastasia Pastoral Center, Rooms 111-112
:        $30.00 per couple


Natural Family Planning Classes for Engaged and Married Couples

Natural Family Planning (NFP) is chosen by couples not only because it is helpful in planning or postponing pregnancy, but because it offers healthy choices and marriage-building qualities that are in sync with their religious  beliefs. NFP classes involve more than just understanding and working with your fertility – it can enrich your communication and your relationship. It is really a way of life.

Registration is required.  Please call 313-237-4679 or e-mail for a complete schedule of classes offered by the NFP office of the Archdiocese of Detroit or visit their website at

Class fee is $75.00 per couple.