Premarital Class

Premarital Workshops in 2018
Tuesday Nights, 7-9 PM
Cost:  $200
January 9 – April 3, 2018
April 10 – July 3, 2018
August 7 – October 30, 2018

Register Here for January 2018 class

Our purpose
Our purpose is to encourage, serve, and equip marriages and families for growing, loving, Christ-centered relationships.

The Marriage & Family Ministry welcomes you as you pursue God’s best for your marriage and families here at North Coast Calvary Chapel. It is important for you to know that our NCCC family includes single adults, single parents, and blended families. The premarital track has been created to help you find the encouragement and instruction that you need. We want to encourage you to join us as we learn and grow together in Christ. Please feel free to call or email us with any questions.

Premarital Course Overview
If you are engaged, considering engagement or just dating, the NCCC Premarital Course is for you!  The $200 course fee includes a compatibility inventory and class materials. Space is limited, so we recommend registering soon! For more information contact Jordyn at (760) 929-0029 x137 or email Jordyn at

Premarital Class Descriptions
In addition to attending the following premarital classes, participating couples will meet regularly with a uniquely matched mentor couple. The mentor couples will guide and support the couples through the entire premarital course.

Introduction & “Usness Factor”,  Jeff Reinke
This class introduces the participants to the Premarital Course.

Session 1 – Know Your History and Usness, Travis & Shari Gomez
This class is generally presented early in the premarital course and introduces participants to the reality of marriage.  Topics include of brief look at marriage myths, reasons for marriage, anyway love, and love’s languages

Session 2 – Pain Cycle, Lance & Jennifer Ahl

Session 3 – Peace Cycle,  Lance & Jennifer Ahl 
This class brings to light the reality of leaving a single life and entering into a healthy marriage relationships.  Focus is placed on the placement of God at the center of the marriage relationship.

Session 4 – 4 Steps to Problem Solving, Matthew and Joanna Raabsmith 
This class introduces couples to practical communication skills to produce, protect, and sustain a vital relationship. Specifically, this class teaches couples how to develop confidence in effective marital communication, reduce disagreements and tension, and experience greater caring and esteem for each other.

Session 5 – Finances, The Business of Marriage, Travis & Shari Gomez
This class introduces couples to the fundamental issues and best practices regarding the management of finances in a marriage relationship. Couples should walk away with an understanding of the basics of budgeting, understanding their own financial personalities, and how to start conversations that lead to financial unity.

Session 6 – Sex & Marriage, Dana and Wendy Moen
This class presents how sex is beautiful and holy in God’s design.  Discussion and presentations examine how a  healthy expression of sexuality can strengthen marriages and the importance of creating an environment for nurture and romance.

Session 7 – Forgiveness, Lance and Jennifer Ahl


Travis & Shari Gomez have been involved in marriage ministry since 2005. They have served in the Marriage and Family Ministry at North Coast Calvary Chapel since 2012. During this time, they have been involved as teachers, trainers, and mentors for couples who are participating in the Premarital Program. They now have the privilege of serving as directors of the Premarital Program.