CCIW WOMEN’S RETREAT
September 22-24, 2017
Camp Walter Scott
At the CCIW Women’s Retreat we will look more closely at how the stories of our faith intertwine with the faith stories of women in the Bible.
Our Keynote Speaker
Rev. Judith Guy
Judith Guy is a 2017 graduate of the University of Chicago Divinity School, where she was a Disciples Divinity House Scholar. Judith was ordained after graduation and is currently in the Search and Call process.
ABOUT THE CCIW WOMEN’S RETREAT
We pray that you will feel God’s presence this week-end. We hope you will take the time to relax and enjoy the beauty of God’s creation found at Camp Walter Scott.
Learn and Worship
We have Bible study, keynote sessions and activities on Saturday. There are Evening Vespers on Saturday night around the campfire. There is a Sunday worship service.
Our prayer is that your soul is refreshed and strengthened in our time together.
Renew old friendships, but include some new people in your friendship circles as well. Sing old camp songs. Relax
Crafts, Singing, Games, Lake Activities (no lifeguard, you MUST wear a life vest on the water), Nature Walks, Nap, Browse for books, make a new friend
What to Bring
Bible, towels and toiletries, bedding (twin sheets), blanket or sleeping bag, pillow, scissors for crafts, plastic grocery bags for “plarn” and large crochet hooks (if you crochet). Used books to exchange/buy/share with others at Retreat (money donated for books will go to Camp Walter Scott)
Favorite board games or other games to enjoy
6:30 Food to share, cook-out, set up for Retreat, free time
8:00 – Continental breakfast, check-in
9:00 – Welcome and Camp Songs
9:15 – Bible Study
9:45 – Camp Songs and break
10:00 – Keynote Session 1
11:30 – Prayer partners and break
12:00 – Lunch
1:00 – Keynote Session 2
2:00 – Activity Time
4:00 – Keynote Session 3
5:15 – Break
5:30 – Supper
6:30 – Movie “Slice of Pie” and
8:30 – Vespers
9:00 – Fellowship around campfire
10:30 – Good night, sleep well!
8:00 – Coffee, rolls, fruit
9:00 – Singing
9:15 – Worship
10:30 – Brunch
11:00 – Clean, pack and good-bye until we meet again