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Womens Retreat Brochure


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.


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


FRIDAY        9-22-17

6:30 Food to share, cook-out, set up for Retreat, free time


SATURDAY      9-23-17

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

Group Games

8:30 – Vespers

9:00 – Fellowship around campfire

10:30 – Good night, sleep well!


SUNDAY     9-24-17

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