October 6-8, 2017


Full weekend: $85

Saturday Only: $45

Not only will you be refreshed by Lake Ellen’s serene atmosphere, you will also find your heart and soul renewed by good fellowship and engaging teaching from God's Word. Come to women's retreat and you will grow closer to God and other women of the faith.  Enjoy food made from scratch, and Lake Ellen's fun outdoor activities.



Rachel Barrentine is an award-winning Singer/Songwriter/Speaker whose passion is to ignite fresh faith through music, speaking, writing, and laughter. Her journey through years of persistent illness has deepened her faith, music, and messages. Rachel is known for her honest, down-to-earth approach. Full of joy, Jesus, coffee, and animation, Rachel skillfully invites her audiences into deeper, bolder places with God. She lives in Nashville, TN with her brainy husband, Derek, and their beloved old dog, Joey Smiley Wiggle Socks.

Our Theme:

BOLD: Get Brave, Beat Fear, and Step Out in Faith...

Fear has gone viral and stolen our courage, dreams, and identity. Get ready to retreat and be equipped to kick out anxiety, press in through prayer, and take spiritual risks to further the kingdom of God. Lives are on the line. Ladies, it's time to get our brave on!



Presenter: Mary Thomas

Presenter: Mary Thomas

The Feasts of israel

Have you ever wondered about the "Jewish feasts" and wanted to know more about them?

You might be surprised to discover that the Biblical feasts are actually a framework for God's entire plan with mankind.

Come and learn about these amazing appointed times! Learn how they are God's gift gift to the whole world, and how they all point to Jesus our Messiah.

Presenter: Anna Kaiser

Presenter: Anna Kaiser


Learn how human trafficking is affecting us and our children and how to recognize and prevent it. As part of Better way Imports, Anna will bring high quality, handmade, fair trade products created by slavery survivors worldwide available for purchase! 

Taught by Kacey Wright

Taught by Kacey Wright

Painting Class

Learn to paint a beautiful starry night bookmark.  Personalize with your own colors and unique style. This class will be taught step by step and is an easy thing to learn with a beautiful finished product.