Fourth Biennial Retreat for the Women of Christ Church Parish


Fourth Biennial Retreat for the Women of Christ Church Parish

The Fourth Biennial Retreat for the Women of Christ Church is set for October 20-22, 2017 at Beckwith Conference Center in Fairhope, Alabama. This year's weekend retreat themed "More Life - Less Stuff" offers diverse activities to provide spiritually enriching experiences for all attendees! Make plans now to participate in this well-balanced schedule of worship services, workshops, free time, and afternoon and evening socials. The fall beauty of Beckwith provides a respite from the busyness of our daily lives. Come join us for the rejuvenation of joyful fellowship and spiritual renewal!

Keynoting the retreat will be Father Marshall Craver, recently retired from St. Paul’s Church in Mobile.   Joining him to lead a workshop will be his wife, Jan. The Reverend Jessica Babcock will guide us through the retreat agenda and will serve as our worship leader. 

In addition to the 2-night stay, the registration fee covers the costs of five meals, snacks and beverages for breaks and informal socials (BYOB), and for preparation and conduct of workshops and activities. Please note the registration fee cannot be segmented on a per day, per meal, or per activity basis.

  • Single occupancy: $325 (includes $50 deposit). Very limited availability. Call Bonnie or Mia now!
  • Double occupancy: $250 per person (includes $50 deposit per person).
  • Registration coordinators: Bonnie Benz, 572-4086 and Mia Jerrems, 292-0338.



  • ASAP -- Due to limited availability of single rooms, single rooms will be assigned on a first-come-first-serve basis. If you need a single room, you are strongly encouraged to contact Bonnie or Mia immediately. Also, please send in your registration form with the $50 deposit no later than August 1.


  • August 31 -- For double occupancy ($250 per person), the registration form with $50 deposit must be received at the church. If you need help finding a roommate, please let us know and we will help find one for you.


  • September 15 -- In case you  have to cancel, in order to receive a deposit refund please contact Bonnie or Mia no later than September 15. Deposits cannot be refunded after September 15.
  • September 30 -- Remaining balance of retreat registration must be received at the church.

Please mail completed registration form along with $50 deposit (payable to Christ Church, Women's Retreat on memo line) to Christ Church, 18 W. Wright Street, Pensacola, FL 32501.

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