August 11-13 ~ Rosaryville Spirit Life Center
Cost: $200 includes private room, meals, & all materials
Facilitators: Eric Lockridge, Stuart Gilly, Bob Leitner, Clay Johnson, Bryan Snyder and Kent Rhodes
Join Rev. Brady and others as we delve into the life of Jesus through scripture and encounter the living Word in new, exciting and transformative ways. Engage in Christian community and discover how the life of Christ continues to unfold in your life today. Cost of retreat $200.00 includes private room, meals and all materials. Using 3 specific scriptures this retreat will focus on ‘windows’ into the life of Jesus beginning with the Shema recorded in Deuteronomy and moving to New Testament scriptures as we unlock richness of our relationship with Christ in Christian community.
Hold Me Tight Marriage Workshop
August 25-26, 2017 ~ at FUMC ~ Led by Professional Counselors
Cost (if registered before August 10): $300/couple; includes all meals & materials
Nursery is available for kindergarten and younger
PROFESSIONAL WORKSHOP FACILITATORS- Patt Aptaker, Ph.D., Tanya Radecker RN, LPC-S, NCC, Steven Bordelon, LCSW, Dee Adams, Ph.D., LPC, LMFT, Michael Cascio, LCSW, and Debbie Wray, LCSW (all trained and/or certified in Emotionally Focused Therapy.)
Conference District Laity Retreat: Deepening Faith/Igniting Ministry
Led by the Board of Laity & Discipleship Team of the LA Annual Conference
October 20-21, 2017 ~ Wesley Center, Woodworth, LA
Join other laity for “a date with God.” Focus on personal and congregational transformation; nurture your love for God, for yourself and for others in vital Christian community. Visit http://www.la-umc.org/laityretreat2017 to register or for more information.
Congregational Discipleship Retreat: Deuteronomy
February 1-4, 2018 ~ Wesley Center, Woodworth, LA
Led by Nancy Dumas
Participants are encouraged to read or study Sandy Richter’s book, Epic of Eden. Schedule a lesson series for your small group, your friends,or attend one of our series this fall. This retreat will combine scripture and study, christian sharing, worship and reflective time to spend with God in whatever way you choose. *Registration link below takes you to the Wesley Center’s website to register, https://www.thewesleycenter.com/online-registration.
March 2-4, 2018 ~ St. Joseph’s Abby near Covington
Led by Cherri Johnson and Lisa Frost
Join us in Christian fellowship under the mighty oaks of the newly restored St. Joseph Abbey, monastery and church. We will engage in prayer, scripture, worship, Holy Communion, nature walks, rest, renewal, and Christian sharing.