Senior Adult Events

 

The hospitality created such a joyful atmosphere and the fellowship,

beautiful music and thought provoking messages made the retreat such a success.

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Sunday, April 29-Tuesday, May 1, 2018

FBC, St. Simons Island

Erin Robinson Hall, of Highland Hills Baptist Church in Macon, will lead the Senior Adult Retreat worship sessions at First Baptist Church, Saint Simons Island, Sunday, April 29 – Tuesday, May 1. Erin is a writer, Baptist minister, preacher, teacher, mom, and wife. She earned a Master of Divinity degree from Candler Theological Seminary and is completing a Doctor of Ministry degree in Christian Education at Columbia Theological Seminary.

Schedule Information

Sunday evening: Come to the church from 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm to register and enjoy a cake fellowship!
Monday morning: Registration opens at 9 am. We will gather at 9:30 am for an assembly and a session of breakouts, followed by lunch and a time of sharing with Jody Long, CBF/GA’s new Executive Coordinator.
Monday afternoon: Rest or explore the area, through organized tours or on your own! Sign up for tours when you arrive at the church.
Monday evening: 7:00 pm worship (with Erin Robinson Hall leading). Come at 6:15 to sing in the retreat choir, and enjoy an ice cream and cookie fellowship after worship!
Tuesday morning: Enjoy a second breakout session at 9:00 am, followed by worship led by Erin Robinson Hall. We will adjourn before lunch on Tuesday.

Other highlights of the retreat:

Learn during two sessions of breakouts, including Bible Study with Tony Lankford, “Church at Home” with Sara Robb, and “Intergenerational Church Ministry” with Sarah Murray.

  • “Meet the New Executive Coordinator” during lunch on Monday.
  • Explore the area through leisure activities on Monday afternoon — sign up for them at the church!
  • Enjoy homemade cake and cookie and ice cream fellowships with fellow senior CBF/GA folks.
  • Sing with the Retreat Choir for Monday night’s worship – there will be one practice, and we promise the music will be easy to learn.

Retreat Accommodations

We have blocked rooms for one hotel, the Saint Simons Inn by the Lighthouse (912-638-1101), which is closest to First Baptist Church. The code is CBFG18 and the rate is$139.00 per room per night.

Other suggested lodging options are below:

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