Saturday, March 28, 2009

Mark Your Calendars!

It is official, I along with 4 other women are following God's leading in organizing a women's retreat . Here are a few details, with more to come!

This event is open to all women, of all ages, from all backgrounds and churches.

Rise and Shine Women's Ministries (Women from Northeast Iowa churches) presents:

Rise and Shine Women's Retreat
Be Encouraged...Refreshed...Renewed

The Rise and Shine Women's Retreat is designed to:
Encourage you to "rise" up to who God created you to be
Refresh you on your walk of faith
Renew your strength to "shine" His light.

Arise, shine, for your light has come and the glory of the LORD rises upon you.
Isaiah 60:1 (NIV)

Proverbs 31 Ministries Team Speaker, Renee Swope will be our keynote speaker...speaking twice at the retreat. There will also be a time of reflection ...a time set apart for reflecting, sharing, connecting and applying. We'll also enjoy worship time, friends and fellowship.

When: Saturday, October 31, 2009
Time: 9 AM to 3 PM
Where: Orchard Hill Church
Cedar Falls, Iowa

We pray you will be able to join us as we all come together to "Rise and Shine!"

Please feel free to spread the word!

More information coming soon!!!!


  1. Good morning, Rachel,
    Thank you so much for the your encouragement on my blog. Your timing is impeccable. How exciting that Renee Swope will be your keynote speaker at your women's conference! Praise the Lord for His goodness.

  2. Hello...I'm a bloggy friend/sister-in Christ/with Jill and saw you over there. I'll be attending this conference and can't wait! :)

  3. Hi Rachel,

    I'm so excited about your women's conference. Too bad I'm way down here in Florida, cuz this is something I'd definitely attend. I hope you all have a wonderful time.

  4. Oooh, maybe I'll have to "make a way" to get away for this~it would be awfully fun to meet more bloggy sisters...mmmhmmm.


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