Women's Retreat

Encouraging Women Through Faith, Fellowship, And Fun


Be renewed at the Women's Retreat with opportunites to have fun and connect with women from your church or group of friends


Restore your faith with powerful messages from speakers, topical workshops on women's issues, and spirit-filled worship


Refresh yourself with awesome activities, great food, good conversation, and a chance to disconnect from everyday life at Grace Adventures

2020 Dates, speakers, bands

September 25-27


Speaker: Jenn Hand, Coming Alive Ministries

Jenn founded Coming Alive Ministries in 2012 and loves the honor of traveling nationally and internationally, providing the invitation to come alive in Christ through conferences, retreats, written resources and counseling.

Jenn has had the joy of serving in over 30 countries andspeaking at around 40 ladies events a year. With her Master's degree in trauma counseling, God has opened aunique door for Jenn to respond after natural disasters around the world, providing trauma counseling and thehope of Christ on the holy ground of suffering.


October 2-4


Speaker: Vivian Mabuni

Vivian Mabuni is a dynamic Asian American author, speaker, and cancer survivor who is passionate about seeing God raise up a generation of leaders who will have a cultural and spiritual impact on campuses, families, churches and communities around the world.

After joining the staff with Cru 29 years ago, Vivian went on to serve on the campuses of UC Berkeley and UCLA. As a speaker, Vivian is always an inspiration, Biblically sound, and culturally relevant. She loves teaching about the Bible, and its practical application to ministry and life.


October 9-11


Speaker: Cindy Bultema

Cindy Bultema is the Executive Director of GEMS Girls' Club, a global ministry that equips women and girls around the world to know the truth that they are LOVED. Period.

Prior to GEMS, Cindy served as the Children’s Director at a West Michigan mega-church, as well as a children’s curriculum writer, international speaker, Grief Share expert, and author of two popular women’s Bible studies, Red Hot Faith and Live Full Walk Free.

Cindy lives in West Michigan with her husband and their four children.


October 16-18


Speaker: Sue Heimer

Sue Heimer is an author, counselor, Bible teacher and international speaker. Sue is the president and founder of Leaving Your Legacy Ministries, a ministry to encourage andsupport women in every stage of life.

Sue authored When You Feel Like Screaming:Practical Help for Frustrated Moms, and is a regularly featured on Focus on the Family and Faithlife publications. Her greatest passion is to encourage women to love and lean on God in every aspect of their lives.

Sue is a certified Biblical Counselor. As a member of the prestigious AWSA (Advanced Writers and
Speakers Association) she is honored to be recognized as one of the top National Christian


Retreat Rates


$104.00Per Person
  • Find your own housing in the area and commute in for the retreat at Grace Adventures. All activities and meals included.

  • Features:
  • Self-provided housing for your group.
  • See www.thinkdunes.com for Cabin rentals and other local accommodations.


$134.00Per Person
  • Bunk up at Grace Adventures with the other ladies from your church, workplace, family, or friend group.

  • Features:
  • Cabins, Lodge, Or Retreat Center Housing
  • Most rooms sleep 12-16 guests
  • No Linens Provided
  • Bathrooms and Showers located in housing unit
  • Housing assigned by Grace Staff

Sierra Sands Hotel

$164.00Per Person
  • Let us book your rooms at a local hotel so you can sleep in style and drive to campus for activities, sessions, and fun.

  • Features:
  • 2.1 Miles from Grace Adventures
  • Hotel Priced at 2 People Per Room
  • Linens Provided
  • Full Bathroom
  • Add $60 For Single Occupancy
  • Sierra Sands Website

Dunes Waterfront Hotel

$174.00Per Person
  • Let us book your rooms at a local hotel so you can sleep in style and drive to campus for activities, sessions, and fun.

  • Features:
  • 1.5 Miles Away from Grace Adventures
  • Hotel Priced at 2 People Per Room
  • Linens Provided
  • Full Bathroom
  • Add $60 For Single Occupancy
  • Indoor Hallways
  • Indoor Pool/Hot Tub
  • Dunes Waterfront Resort Website

West Michigan Women's Retreats

Pamper yourself physically and spiritually at these special women's retreats and leave refreshed! Worship, rest, time in God's Word, great food, and great fellowship are all included in the weekend package.
Enjoy the beautiful fall colors of Silver Lake Michigan.

Retreat Activities

Activities and fun for the more adventurous lady or the one that wants to relax


Massages ($10/10mins - Limit 1 Session)

Pamper Room

Prayer Room

Pontoon Boat Rides

High Adventure


Ropes Course

Horseback Riding


Crafts (Extra Cost)

Topical Workshops

Morning Devotionals

Get Active

Kayaking & Canoeing


Wagon Rides

Target Sports


Upon registration, a $25.00 Non-Refundable deposit is due per reservation. Any cancellations will forfeit that deposit.

Canceling spots within 45 days of the retreat, you are obligated to 60% of your retreat fee

Canceling spots within 14 days of the retreat, you are obligated to the full retreat fee

Tentative Schedule


6:00-8:00 Registration / Move-In / Snack
8:00 Session 1
9:30 Evening Activities
11:00 Courtesy Quiet Hours


7:15 Coffee And Devotional
7:30 Open Breakfast
9:45 Session 2
11:00 Workshops
12:00 Lunch A
1:00 Lunch B
1:30 Afternoon Activities
5:30 Dinner A / Workshops
6:30 Dinner B / Workshops
7:45 Session 3
9:15 Evening Activities


7:15 Coffee and Devotional
8:00 Open Breakfast
10:30 Session 4
12:00 Pack and Depart


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