Retired UCC Clergy, Missionaries, Volunteer Ministry Workers and Spouses of the Southeast and Southern Conferences of the United Church of Christ are invited to a Fourth Annual Retired Servants Retreat at Blowing Rock Conference Center in North Carolina October 6-8, 2014 (Monday-Wednesday). Retreat Theme: Justice and Peace through the UCC.
This event begins with dinner on Monday, October 6 and goes until 11:30 AM on Wednesday, October 8. Lodging in $50 for the first night and $25 for each additional night. Blowing Rock Conference Center will provide free lodging for those who would like to arrive on Sunday, October 5! Cost for the 5 meals will be $49.75 per person.
The UCC Retired Servants Retreat is to strengthen Christian faith and to encourage continued Christian service through:
– Stimulating Bible study, interesting learning opportunities, and relevant worship.
– Participating in discussions in regard to pertinent issues confronting Christians
– Learning about the work of the UCC national office and conference happenings
– Receiving Pension Board updates from a representative.
Scheduled to be present are Rev. Keith Tussing from the Pension Board of the UCC, Rev. June Boutwell, Designated Conference Minister of the Southeast Conference, and Rev. Dr. Edward Davis, Conference Minister of the Southern Conference.
Fall will be arriving at Blowing Rock, so make plans to join us for relaxation, fellowship, and stimulating learning. This is a good time to renew friendships and to make new ones!
No pre payment necessary. Pay with credit card or check when you are at the retreat. Reserve your room now through Blowing Rock Conference Center.