19th Ave New York, NY 95822, USA


Authentic. Empowering. Applicable.

Through Build Your Marriage, Brad and Heidi speak at multiple marriage conferences across the country each year. Brad and Heidi have become sought after speakers for conferences and retreats. They communicate biblical truths of how to build your marriage on the foundation of God’s word. Their careful application of scripture, along with personal stories and practical tools, has been used by God to transform marriages and redirect families.

What to expect

Brad & Heidi’s passion is to help couples build a Christ-centered marriage. If you are planning a marriage event or conference they would love to serve you. Select topics from the menu below for your event.

Session Topics Menu

Build Your Marriage Romantically

This session emphasizes key essentials for taking intentional steps for creating an atmosphere for romance.

Build Your Marriage Spiritually

Specific and practical ways to grow closer to Christ while encouraging each other’s spiritual development

Build Your Marriage Through Forgiveness

This session looks at applicable, Biblical instruction on forgiving your spouse and forgiving yourself.

Build Your Marriage Through Change

Whether it’s health, financial, vocational or something else, change can draw a couple together or tear them apart.

Build Your Marriage by Discovering Your Shared Purpose

A powerful bond for any marriage is a shared dream with a roadmap to accomplish it.

Build Your Marriage Amidst Spiritual Warfare

This vital session looks at how the enemy attacks any marriage.

5 Ways To Protect Your Marriage

Your marriage is worth protecting. Brad and Heidi present important safeguards for every couple so they can have the strongest, most fulfilling marriage possible.

Build A Legacy Though Your Marriage

Everyone builds a legacy, either positive or negative. This session is loaded with application, practical insights, and ideas that will leave a godly impact on your family and others.

Build Your Marriage Through Conflict

Every marriage encounters disagreements and conflict.  This empowering session includes 10 steps to resolve conflict in a healthy way.

Build Your Marriage Through Healthy Communication

This session includes teaching on key skills for communicating in marriage, pitfalls to watch out for, how to develop empathy and more!

Build Your Marriage Financially

Brad and Heidi take a biblical look at how couples should rightly steward the resources God has entrusted to them.

Build Your Marriage by Living the Adventure

A marriage empowered by God’s Spirit is the greatest adventure a couple can experience.  In this session couples discover how to serve and please God together despite risks and challenges.

Build Your Marriage Sexually

The sexual relationship between a husband and wife is a vital, yet often neglected part of marriage. Brad and Heidi teach four truths about sex from a biblical and practical perspective.

Truths for Triumphing Over Temptation

This relevant session zeroes in on Biblical truths regarding temptation and how couples can resist it with God’s power.

The Five Phases of Marriage

When a couple can identify their current phase of marriage and anticipate the coming phase, they are more resilient and unified. Brad and Heidi walk couples through each phase providing hope and realistic expectations rooted in scripture.

Rebuilding Your Marriage

This session addresses how to rebuild your marriage when trauma like betrayal or brokenness strikes.  Brad and Heidi share foundational keys which help couples draw closer and move forward.  Insights into how a couple can walk with friends who are in pain are included.

How to Detox Your Marriage

No one wants poison to infiltrate their marriage.  In this pertinent session Brad and Heidi reveal whether your marriage is prone to toxicity and how couples can address it.

Men’s and Women’s Breakout Session

Depending on your group’s needs, Brad and Heidi interact with couples through Q & A, or lead a session targeted to men and women separately.

Building A Marriage That Lasts

This is a Sunday morning message given by Brad and Heidi that focuses on three keys to a lasting marriage, including the power of the marriage covenant.

4 Ways the Enemy Attacks Your Marriage

Brad and Heidi reveal the common attacks of the Enemy and how couples guard against those tactics.  Best for Sunday morning worship services.

Build Your Marriage Through Prayer

Prayer together is one of the most important things a couple can do, yet the most neglected. In this informative and empowering session, Brad & Heidi teach and guide couples in recognizing obstacles to prayer followed by specific ideas on how to pray together.

Upcoming Events

Private Event–Christian Law Enforcement Fellowship, San Diego, CA

November 18-20, 2022

Christian Law Enforcement Fellowship
13364 Gabilan Road, San Diego, CA 92128-4080

Phone: 858-486-1926
Email: hsmithclef@aol.com

Build Your Marriage in the Holy Land!

November 29 – December 6, 2022

(Optional extension to Jordan & Petra 12/7 – 12/10)

Imagine being with your spouse on the Sea of Galilee in the Holy Land, going to the Garden Tomb, and visiting the Church of the Nativity just before Christmas! This tour to the Holy Land is the trip of a lifetime where you can Build Your Marriage spiritually and relationally. Join us for an incredible eight-day trip to Israel where we will walk where Jesus walked. You will never read the Bible the same again. Your conversations as a couple will deepen as you talk about what you have seen and heard in the Holy Land. Some of the evenings we will be teaching Build Your Marriage sessions to further enhance your experience as a couple. CLICK HERE FOR AN ONLINE BROCHURE AND TO SAVE YOUR SPOT!

BYM Conference–Wylie, TX

February 3-4, 2023

The Cross Church
100 North First St., Wylie, TX 75098
Phone: 972-442-2261
Website: http://thecross.com

BYM Conference–Liberty Corner, NJ

February 10-11, 2023

Liberty Corner Presbyterian Church
45 Church Street, Liberty Corner, NJ 07938
Website: libertycorner.org

BYM Conference–Bridgeport, TX

February 17-18

First Baptist Church
1204 12th Street
Bridgeport, TX 76426
Phone: (940) 683-4037
Website: http://fbcbridgeport.com

BYM Conference–Mount Hermon, CA

February 24-26, 2023

Mount Hermon Christian Conference Center
37 Conference Drive, Felton, CA 95018
Website: www.mounthermon.org

BYM Conference–Davidsonville, MD

April 22, 2023

Riva Trace Baptist Church
475 W. Central Ave.
Davidsonville, MD 21035
Phone: (420) 789-4868
Website: https://www.rtbc.org

BYM Conference–Union, NJ

May 19 – 21, 2023

Liberty Church
853 W. Chestnut St.
Union, NJ 07083
Phone: (908) 688-0624
Website: https://www.libertychurchnj.com