Premarital Classes

Studies have shown a 30-40% decrease of divorce when sound premarital counseling is provided. Premarital Counseling can help you and your partner be set up for a strong, healthy relationship, and give you a better chance to have a happy and satisfying marriage. This is a great wedding gift to help invest into the future of a life-long marriage!


Premarital Sessions include the following topics:

  • Communication and Your Relationship
  • Roles and Expectations
  • Conflict Management
  • Financial Life & Leisure
  • Expressions of Intimacy
  • Building Strong Foundations

Options for obtaining premarital counseling with Footnotes

Prepare & Enrich Program

  • 3 (50) minute individual couple sessions
  • Prepare and Enrich online assessment   (
  • $245 Daytime sessions (add $35 per session for evening appointments)

Marriage Matters Program

  • 8 (50) minute individual couple sessions
  • Resource booklets & thorough discussions of the topics listed above
  • Comprehensive, and personalized to meet your individual needs
  • $560 Daytime sessions (add $35 per session for evening appointments)

Comprehensive Premarital Program

  • Everything listed under the Prepare & Enrich Program
  • Everything listed under the Marriage Matters Program
  • A total of 11 (50) minute personalized individual couple sessions
  • Fully qualifies you and your partner for a marriage license discount ($75)
  • $709 Daytime sessions (add $35 per session for evening appointments)

Are you wanting a group experience or help lowering the cost? Invite your church to host a workshop! Churches interested in hosting a workshop, please call Footnotes at 507.351.8799 to get more information.