Any Christian who takes their relationship with Christ seriously must take time periodically for quiet reflection, renewal, and focused time with the Lord. Specific information about retreats will be published in the weekly bulletin. Retreat opportunities include:
ACTS is an acronym for Adoration, Community, Theology, and Service. These four themes are the main focus of the ACTS Retreat Weekends.
April 27th-30th 2017
May 25th-May 28th 2017
Couples Prayer Retreat
ESCAPE: Enriching, Spiritual, Caring, Prayerful Experience. Designed for married couples wanting to experience God’s presence in their marriage. The couple’s retreat can rekindle your love commitment to one another and to your God. This retreat is held annually at Mo-Ranch, in the beautiful hill country. This retreat experience is for a maximum of 20 couples.
March 17th-19th 2017
Contemplative Prayer Silent Retreat
All of the different types of prayer that lead to contemplative prayer are based on Jesus’ guidance in the Sermon on the Mount. “But whenever you pray, go into your room and shut the door and pray to your Father who is in secret; and your Father who sees in secret will reward you” (Matthew 6:6). This prayer retreat provides an opportunity for a weekend of quiet reflection, silence, and contemplation. This annual retreat for men and women takes place once a year beginning on Thursday evening until Sunday afternoon.
March 30th-April 2nd 2017
Senior Blessings: a Spiritual Retreat for Senior Citizens
The Senior Blessings retreat is a spiritual retreat for persons 60 years old and older. This retreat will provide opportunities for spiritual renewal through liturgy and talks, as well as large and small group discussions on topics of significant interest to seniors. There will be ample time for private prayer and personal reflection. Retreatants will explore ways to turn the losses and limitations caused by aging into spiritual gains, recognize and embrace the blessings of “elderhood”, and continue to grow spiritually throughout their senior years.
April 18th-20th 2017