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Retreats for Men & Women at Crystal

June 3, 2021 Published by Neil Topliffe

Following cancellation of 2020 retreats, both the Michigan Disciples Men’s and Michigan Women’s Retreats are excitedly waiting to gather again at Crystal later this summer.

Alex Ruth, Keynoter

Men’s Retreat will be September 17-19 with Alex Ruth as the keynoter. Ruth is Associate Director of Men’s Ministries for the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) and also serves as pastor of Marshfield Christian Church in Missouri.

“With 2020 behind us and an opportunity to gather again as Disciples Men, we are looking forward to socializing at beautiful Crystal Conference Center,” said retreat organizer, Russ Tiller. “Enjoy bonfires, spiritual sessions, worship, free time, and even some work projects if you are willing and able,” he added.

Registration of $155 for the Friday evening through Sunday morning retreat includes meals ($85 including meals for commuters). Registration ONLINE is now available at information …

Women’s Retreat has been rescheduled for August 20-22 under the theme “I Have Called You by Name.”  Join with others from the as we unite in fellowship and friendship and learn to develop as Women of Faith. Retreat Facilitators will be Revs. Shirley Martinson and Brenda Etheridge. For more information go to