Tending Your Soul: Making Space For God and You/Quiet Reflection Retreats 2020-2021

Come be refreshed…let God nourish you in the midst of guided quiet retreats….
Each retreat will include opening and closing gathered prayer, three short talks and three 75-90 minute spaces with suggested materials for quiet personal reflection.  Walk the labyrinth and the trails or settle inside.  These retreats are for anyone who longs to be open and available to God’s presence, love and invitations.  Because of Covid-19 we will abide by social distancing guidelines.  Please bring a mask and a bag lunch.  Limited to 20 participants.  Cost is $35 for the day.
A Zoom option is available to those who cannot attend in person.


  • NOVEMBER 14, 2020–8:30am Gathering, 9:00-3:00 Retreat
    Facilitator: Vicki Howard:  A Deeper Journey: Finding Rest in God in Uncertain Times
    Vicki Howard has been the Senior Director, Leader of Christos since 2017.  She is a spiritual director, graduate of Christos’ “Tending the Holy” spiritual direction preparation program and “Tending the Soul of Your Leadership” through the Transforming Center.  Vicki was part of the staff at Christianity Today for 30 years.



  • January 16, 2021–8:30am Gathering, 9:00-3:00 Retreat
    Facilitator: Tom Allen:  All is Gift

    Tom Allen has been involved with Christos for many years.  He served as part of the faculty for “Tending the Holy” and “Contemplative Leadership”.  He is a spiritual director at Loyola Spirituality Center and past Executive Director of City House.  Tom’s journey with his wife Julie and her early onset Alzheimer’s has drawn him ever more deeply with God.

         REGISTRATION for Jan 16    available soon

  • MARCH 20, 2021–8:30am Gathering, 9:00-3:00 Retreat
    Facilitator: Joel Warne:  Seasons of the Soul: Resurrection Rhythms in Life Today
    For more than 35 years Joel has led retreats, workshops and groups around the theme of ordinary people moving toward a more intimate daily experience of God.  As a spiritual director and co-founder of WellSpring Life Resources, Joel has written and published spiritual formation curricula used across the country.  Joel is a graduate of Bethel Theological Seminary in St Paul, MN.  He is a faculty member for “Tending the Holy.”  Joel’s special love for Christian ministry leaders is expressed through retreats that both comfort and challenge leaders in their call.

         REGISTRATION FOR Mar 20   available soon