We now have an opening for a wonderful retreat time at CITW. June 16-23 at noon is available. If you have been wanting to take time away to renew, reflect and rest in solitude, give me a call 815-947-2476. You can also invite others to consider it.
It all began sitting in traffic amongst the horns, sirens, ever constant ringing and beeping of technology and the gripping fatigue an end of day can bring when I heard God say, “come to me, we have work to do.” I knew then it was retreat time. I asked God to lead me to the […]
The Spring weather has come. We still have Mariglen and Sabbath open from March 22-27th. It is a great time to take a retreat. Contact me for a reservation.
I started coming to Christ in The Wilderness many years ago and it has become an annual, week-long sacred time for me; a week that unfolds naturally, without expectation. Here are three reasons why I believe we should embrace solitude from time to time: 1. Connection with self Solitude provides a retreat from the sounds […]
It had been many years since I had “retreated” from my day-to-day life. But during a hectic holiday season , a friend suggested that I consider visiting a quiet, natural setting a few hours from my home. I decided to carve out a long weekend at the beginning of the new year to spend at […]