If you have questions about your Sectional Banquet you may contact
the District Office (318) 640-9657 or your Sectional Presbyter.
Registration will be On-Site
Book your Hotel at Country Inn & Suites (318) 641-8332:
Ask for Spanish Women's Conference Block
About this Event
REFRESH - a weekend to retreat away from the noise of life........the obligations of ministry, the demands on your time, & the infinite to-do lists. This weekend is a time for our female ministers, ministers’ wives, and WOW ladies to be ministered TO. Don't miss this time to recharge and regain strength & inspiration for your journey.
WHEN & WHERE
Thursday, March 5, 2020, 6 pm through noon on Saturday, March 7, 2020 at the Louisiana District UPC Campground in Tioga. The physical address is 1800 Hickory Hill Road, Pineville, LA.
REFRESH is for women who are the wife of a licensed minister, are the widow of a licensed minister, or are a licensed minister.
$99 per person until January 31, 2020. $115 per person after January 31, 2020.
Includes breakfast & dinner, dorms (please select when registering), access to all sessions, and more! Lunch on Friday will be on-your-own to connect and fellowship with friends.
Dorms open at 1 PM. Retreat check-in begins at 4 PM on Thursday, March 5, in the Delisa Cox Center. The first event begins Thursday at 6 PM in the Delisa Cox Center. The retreat will end on Saturday by noon.
We are excited to offer a special break-out session for First Ladies on Friday.
We will be refreshed by the ministry of Dr. Cindy Miller and Sis. Connie Bernard (wife of the UPCI General Superintendent) as well as several other incredible women in ministry.
Pre-registration is required. ON-SITE REGISTRATION WILL NOT BE AVAILABLE. Register at refresh2020retreat.eventbrite.com. Early bird registration will be available Monday, December 9, 2019 - Friday, January 31, 2020. You may still register online until Thursday, February 13, 2020. There will be no registration after February 13, 2020. Registration is non-refundable but can be transferred.
We hope everyone will stay on the Campgrounds during this event. Dorms will be provided at no extra charge (remember to bring your own linens & toiletries). When you register, please let us know if you are making your own arrangements to stay in a private cabin/dorm, if you are staying off-campus, or if you would like for us to reserve a bed in the dorm for you.
NEW TO LA DISTRICT
If in the last 4 years, you've married a Louisiana licensed minister, you or your husband have received a Louisiana minister's license, or you have moved to Louisiana, we want to link up with you! To help you feel at home and connected to LA, there will be a special gathering for all who are new to get to know other ministers' wives. Be sure to respond to the "I'm New" box when you register. Welcome!
Dress is casual, so come comfy! Bring your favorite cozy blanket.
Children are not permitted. Unfortunately, we are not able to provide childcare for this event.
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UPCI Representative Special Speaker: Rev. Darrell Johns
WEDNESDAY, March 18
7:00pm UPCI Representative - Darrell Johns
THURSDAY, March 19
CHURCH GROWTH SESSIONS
9:00-9:55am General Session 1 – Darrell Johns - Vision
10:00 General Session 2 – Rodney Shaw – “Systems & Processes”
11:00-11:55 General Session 3 – Kenneth Stewart – “The Mission Driven Church”
12:00noon General Session 4 – Darrell Johns – Leadership & Identifying/Training Leaders
7:00pm Awards/Ordination – Superintendent’s Message (Kevin Cox)
FRIDAY, March 20
9:30am Business Session
7:30pm ALL STATE Youth Rally
106th CAMP MEETING
Tuesday, June 30th, - Friday, July 3rd, 2020
Daily Bible Teacher - Jerry Jones
Opening Night Speaker - Chris Green
Family Night Speaker - Paul Pamer
Missions Night Speaker - Nathan Harrod
Thursday Night - LDYM Youth Service held at POA at 7pm
Deliverance & Holy Ghost Night Speaker - Rema Duncan