October 21-22, 2019
Offered in conjunction with the Presbytery of the Cascades
A one-night fall seminar/retreat for pastors and church leaders
Join in the conversation, learning and fellowship!
Online registration for this event will open in March.
The retreat begins at 11:30 am on Monday and concludes mid-afternoon Tuesday.
Frances Taylor Gench is an ordained minister of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), and was on the faculty of Lutheran Theological Seminary at Gettysburg from 1986 to 1999. She served as a member of the PC(USA) General Assembly’s Theological Task Force on Peace, Unity, and Purity of the Church (2001-2006), and is a parish associate at The New York Avenue Presbyterian Church in Washington, D.C. Her research and teaching interests include the Gospels, women in the biblical world and feminist biblical criticism, global and intercultural perspectives on the Bible, and issues of biblical authority and interpretation. The author of six books, her most recent publication is Encountering God in Tyrannical Texts: Reflections on Paul, Women, and the Authority of Scripture (Westminster John Knox Press, 2015).
$160 per person for a shared room (with 1 or 2 roommates)
$210 for a clergy couple (housed in same room)
$235 for a private room (no roommates) –Only 5 private rooms are available
$130 for Commuters (lunches & dinner; no overnight lodging)
Want to extend your study time? Stay Tuesday night and check out by 10:00 am on Wednesday, October 23
$90 for Extra night lodging and 2 additional meals (dinner and breakfast)
|11:00 am||Arrive, Check-in||Creevey Commons|
|12:00 pm||Lunch||Dining Hall|
|1:00 pm||Opening Worship||Creevey Commons|
|1:15 pm||Session 1||Creevey Commons|
|3:00 pm||Session 2||Creevey Commons|
|6:00 pm||Dinner||Dining Hall|
|7:00 pm||Session 3||Creevey Commons|
|8:45 pm||Evening Prayer||Creevey Commons|
|9:15 pm||Social Time|
|8:00 am||Breakfast||Dining Hall|
|9:00 am||Morning prayer||Creevey Commons|
|9:15 am||Session 4||Creevey Commons|
|10:45 am||Session 5||Creevey Commons|
|1:00 pm||Session 6||Creevey Commons|
|2:45 pm||Closing Worship||Creevey Commons|