Adult/Senior Adult

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Thanks to creative thinking and planning by the Senior Adult Committee, the CBF/GA Senior Adult Retreat will take place virtually this year, Sunday – Monday, September 27-28. The retreat will begin on Sunday afternoon with an online ZOOM fellowship time, followed by the launch of recorded worship lead as planned by Katie Faison, Associate Pastor to Children, Women and Senior Adults at Central Baptist, Newnan. Monday will bring the launch of several recorded breakout sessions. The recorded sessions will be available for viewing anytime once they are launched online, so you will not be tied to viewing at those dates and times.
While First Baptist, Dalton, will not be physically hosting the retreat, we thank them in advance for graciously providing staff support and technical assistance with recording the retreat sessions and assisting with music for worship.
Information about accessing the ZOOM fellowship time will be sent to registered participants shortly before the retreat dates. Registration is free, so sign up soon!
*Recorded sessions will be available for viewing anytime after they are launched.

Tentative Schedule for Senior Adult Retreat


Sunday, September 27

  • 4:30 pm –  ZOOM fellowship time online – (Provide your own cake and coffee and catch up with old friends!)
  • 5:00 pm – Recorded worship online

Monday, September 28

  • 10:00 am – Breakout sessions will be launched online


Writing for You and Others: Telling Your Life Story in Journaling and Narrative – led by Millicent Austell Flake, retired media specialist, author and member of FBC Dalton
-Millicent will bring her years of expertise as a writer to us as we learn how to share our life’s story, both for ourselves and our loved ones.

I Will Sing the Wondrous Story: An Old-Fashioned Hymn Sing – led by Erin Keel Clarke, Minister of Music, and Ellee Hilley, Minister of Worship Arts, FBC Griffin
-Join us for a good, old-fashioned hymn sing as Erin Clarke and Ellee Hilley lead us in wonderful hymns of our faith.

Cat-Cow, Pigeon, Eagle, and Warrior: Chair Yoga for Meditation and Exercise – led by Ann smith, Macon spiritual director and certified yoga instructor
-Ann Smith will lead us in learning some basic chair yoga poses and techniques. This is a perfect breakout for those who want to move more but may have some limitations.

Bible Study – led by Jonathan Barlow, Pastor, FBC Dalton

Katie Faison, Central Baptist Church, Newnan

Retreat Speaker

Katie Faison, Associate Pastor to Children, Women, and Senior Adults, Central Baptist Church, Newnan. Katie grew up in Newnan, Georgia. She has been a member of Central Baptist all her life. She holds a Bachelors in Elementary Education from East Carolina University and a Master of Arts in Christian Ministry from Mercer University’s McAfee School of Theology. Katie loves spending time with her family, traveling, and watching good movies! Katie is married to John Faison, who is a biology teacher at Woodward Academy in College Park, GA. Together they have two children, Emma Grace and Allie.