Beckie Jasa will be our speaker at this year's retreat, "Set Apart to Speak God's Heart." Beckie is a graduate of Portland State University and Western Seminary with a Master of Divinity degree. She is currently a hospital Chaplain at Kaiser Westside Medical Center in Hillsboro. Beckie is married to David, the mother of two adult children and has three grandchildren. She has been a student of God’s Word for more than forty years; pursuing God in relationship, teaching and training others, facilitating at prayer events and retreats.
The September retreat will allow time to be attentive to God’s voice, with teaching and time to practice listening to the Spirit Who functions within each one of us. We will be encouraged to follow Christ’s example — Set Apart to Speak God’s Heart.
The retreat will be held in Monmouth, OR, at Fern Hill Lodge, a beautiful gathering place that offers something for everyone: lovely views, peaceful walks, and even a theater room! The Lodge sleeps 24 comfortably, with six bedrooms and four baths.
The cost for the retreat is $150 per person; scholarships are available. Price includes all meals, including gluten-free options; feel free to bring snacks to share. You may register at church or at signups.wumc.me.