A Grief Journey Retreat

October 12-13, 2018

"Standing on His Promises" based on Hebrews 10:23-- A retreat weekend for those who have experienced the death of a loved one. A special time away for a time of fellowship, activites, learning new ideas, making new friends, and enjoying God's natural settings on the campus of Lake Aurora.

Dawn breaks on the lake

Cost: $65 ($60 if staying off campus)

Housing for this retreat will be on the Hillside Campus. The cabins are furnished with bunk beds and adjoining bathroom facilities. Please note on registration if you can not physically take a top bunk.

Special guest speaker Dr. Erica Sirrine joins us again by popular demand!.


2018 Poster for Promotion

2018 Brochure & Paper Registration

Please fax registration with a credit card to 863.696.1062, Attention Hannah.
Mail or fax completed registration and $35 deposit or full payment. May also use the new online registration link. Deposit is transferrable but not refundable.

Here's an idea of what to expect during your retreat:


All sessions held in the James/John Building

4:00pm - Check in at the Porch of James/John on Hillside campus(Craft Option)

5:30pm - Retreat Introductions

6:00pm - Dinner in dining hall

7:00pm - Worship with Joseph & Rebekah Wine

7:45pm - Time of sharing

8:30pm - Campfires

9:45pm - Personal time, games, snacks, etc.


7:30am - Personal morning devotion

8:00am - Breakfast in dining hall

8:45-10:30am - Session - Dr. Erica Sirrine

11:00am-12:15pm - Activity options/free time

12:30pm - Lunch

1:15pm - Closing session

3pm - Enjoy the campus, no structured activities

What to Bring:

This is a camp, so dress is casual. Bring comfortable shoes and a jacket for possible chilly weather.