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Retreat for Priesthood & Companions

August 16 @ 7:00 pm - August 18 @ 12:00 pm

Discover & Risk Something New

Explore the rhythm of encounter, risk, blessing, new. Hear the inherent call to discover and live your future

Guest Minister: Scott Murphy, First Presidency
Guest Minister: John Wight, Senior President of Seventy

All priesthood members & companions are invited to join together for development, relationship building, and renewal. Participation is encouraged for any or all parts of the weekend. Donations will be appreciated to cover the event and food costs.  Please register below if you plan to attend.

Tentative Schedule

Friday, Aug. 16
7:00pm – Hymn Sing
8:00pm – Reception with Snacks

Saturday, Aug. 17
8:30am – Continental Breakfast
9:30am – Worship
10:00am – Presentations
12:30pm – Lunch
1:30pm – Prayer for Peace
2:00pm – Priesthood Group Meetings
4:15pm – Relationship Building
5:15pm – Journey House Presentation & Fundraiser Dinner
6:45pm – Q&A Session
7:45pm – Closing Worship

Sunday, Aug. 18
9:30am – Class
11:00am – Worship with Speaker Scott Murphy
John Wight will be speaking during worship at Grand Valley Community of Christ

Area Accommodations

Several Community of Christ families in the Lansing area are willing to house guests.  Contact Carol Dudley at csdudley@aol.com, (517) 332-2575 [home], or (517) 896-9507 [cell] if you are interested in staying with a host family or are willing to host guests in the Lansing area.

Cottonwood Campground (3.2 miles from Capital Congregation)
5339 N Aurelius Rd, Lansing, MI 48911
(517) 393-3200

Causeway Bay (2.5 miles from Capital Congregation)
6820 S Cedar St, Lansing, MI 48911
(517) 694-8123

Holiday Inn Express & Suites (5.3 miles from Capital Congregation)
9490 Woodland Dr, Dimondale, MI 48821
(517) 646-7000

Comfort Inn & Suites (5.0 miles from Capital Congregation)
9742 Woodland Dr, Dimondale, MI 48821
(517) 345-6101

Several hotels are also available east of Lansing in Okemos at the Jolly Road exit from I-96, north of Lansing at the Lake Lansing Rd exit from US-127, and West of Lansing at the Saginaw Hwy exit from I-96/I-69.

Register by completing the form below or contact Carol Walden by email at thurnder_cw@yahoo.com or by phone at (269) 646-9051 or (269) 370-2518 to RSVP.


August 16 @ 7:00 pm
August 18 @ 12:00 pm
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Dan Nowiski
(989) 506-1843


Capital Area Community of Christ
1514 W Miller Rd
Lansing, MI 48911 United States
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