Alpine Couple's Escape

Take a break from routine and ESCAPE with your mate!

Soak up God’s word, fellowship with other couples, and extra time with your spouse.

Retreat Speaker: Scott Carpenter

Scott and Joanne Carpenter are high school sweethearts.  They attended Appalachian Bible College together and were married after their first year.  Scott went on to graduate in 1986 while his wife worked at Raleigh General Hospital in Beckley, WV. In their 32 years of ministry together, Scott has served in several capacities, from Youth Pastor, to Camp Director, to School Principal.  For the last 23 years, Scott and Joanne have served with their ten children in The Carpenter Family Renewal Ministry.  Through preaching, singing, and dramatic performance, the family shares the Word of God together with churches throughout the country.

Scott and Joanne Carpenter


Fri. Nov. 2 (6:30pm) – Sat. Nov. 3 (5:30pm)
Check in at Alpine Lodge Friday, 4:00-6:00pm
Register by October 20


$130 per couple ($90 without lodging)

$35 non-refundable registration fee (applies to total)

Alpine Lodge

Your motel-style room in the Alpine Lodge has a private bath with bedding and towels provided.



A soup and salad bar complements the variety of hot entrées, sides, and desserts in the spacious Hanmer Dining Hall. Four meals included.