|Christian Women’s Club fall retreat to be held Oct. 21-22 in North Platte|
|Written by Wauneta Breeze|
|Thursday, 29 September 2011 14:54|
“Just for you!!!” A “Vibrant Fall Retreat” will be held Friday, Oct. 21 at 7 p.m. with check in to begin at 6 p.m. The place to be is the Sandhill Convention Center/Quality Inn & Suites at 2102 South Jeffers Street in North Platte.
Area Christian Women’s clubs will be bringing Brenda Copeland from Bastrop, La., who will be the special featured guest. She is a former Miss America preliminary winner and a southern gospel recording artist. She shares her story of how she left a life of drug and alcohol addiction and spousal abuse. Brenda says she has been singing since she was 3 years old and professionally since she was 13. She has recorded 10 albums, performs and speaks and still finds time to be wife, mother and grandmother.
Snacks of fruit, cheese, meat and crackers will be served Friday evening and a live auction with Brenda auctioning baskets with proceeds going to the Stonecroft Field Fund. Stonecroft Ministries is a non-denominational, non-profit organization designed to connect women to God, each other and their communities.
Bonus! An additional opportunity will be held on Saturday, Oct. 22 to hear Brenda in concert and her words of inspiration. Saturday’s retreat will be 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. with lunch included. Check in for Saturday will be at 9 a.m. There will be a Silent Auction held on Saturday.
Come Friday or come Saturday or enjoy both days! Enjoy fantastic music and fun along with food and friends - you won’t want to miss this one!
Registration deadline is Saturday, Oct. 1, 2011. Registration fee is $25 for both days. Friday only fee is $10.00 for concert, Brenda’s story and snacks included. Saturday only is $18.00 for concert, more of Brenda and lunch.
Make checks out to Stonecroft Ministries.
Rooms at Quality Inn and Suites can be reserved by calling 308-532-9090 or 1-800-750-3333 and mention Stonecroft Ministries when making the reservations.
This opportunity is open to everyone so be sure to tell your friends, get your reservations in today and don’t miss the fantastic music and story of Brenda Copeland!