October 15-17, 2021
Loving Jesus: Matthew 25
All rooms sleep 2 or 3 women and all have a private bathroom (linens are provided).
There are 2 handicap accessible rooms.
What to bring: Bible, pen, warm clothing for outdoors, PJs, toiletries, a lawn chair for the bonfire, and a snack to share (optional).
We will follow Iowa state guidelines in place at the time in regards to Covid -19.
We are happy to be going back to the Stone Retreat Center at EWALU in Strawberry Point, IA. Situated on 250 acres of rolling hills and woodlands, 90 minutes from Galena, this facility will provide a peaceful, scenic setting for our GBC Women’s Retreat.
Our Speaker - Dr. Yiyoung Yuk
Yiyoung is originally from South Korea. She studied in New Zealand, Switzerland, Korea, and the U.S. She has a heart for reaching the nations for Christ. She has served on the faculty of Emmaus Bible College since 2018. She enjoys reading the Bible and expressing the truth in vibrant hues through drawing and writing while sipping coffee. She lives in Dubuque with her husband and two children.
Registration Fee: $90 Includes two nights lodging, four meals, and a wonderful experience! (Actual cost is $120, but fees are discounted again this year to encourage participation. Donations are welcome.) Additional assistance is available. Please don't let the cost keep you from coming!
Nursing infants are welcome!
You may register online or at church beginning Sept. 5. Please call Laura Guerra or the church office if you have any questions about registration.
All registration fees must be paid by October 7 and are non-refundable after that date.