January 15-16, 2018
Summers Mill Retreat & Conference Center, Salado, TX

Join us for two days of worship, Bible study, and fellowship at the picturesque Summers Mill Retreat & Conference Center, just between Belton and Salado.  Enjoy a comfortable space where you can disconnect from devices and stresses of every day and reconnect with God and friends, both old and new.  Our Bible study leader and keynote speakers will challenge us as we explore God’s Word together and examine the Big Disconnect that surrounds us.  This is a retreat that you do not want to miss!

Bible Study Leader

Dr. Ellis Orozco
Pastor of FBC Richardson

Worship Leader

Tom Tillman
Music & Worship Lead, Texas Baptists

Keynote Speaker

Jenna Mountain
Director of Counselling, FBC Richardson,
Topic: The Importance of Knowing Developmental Stages

New This Year!

Retreat 2.0

Tuesday night / Wednesday morning

Retreat 2.0 is an opportunity for extended discussion with peers on Tuesday night and Wednesday morning.  The only prerequisite would be to read the books and be prepared to discuss.  There will be a discussion choice of two books and three topics led by ministers.

Note to Retreat 2.0 Participants

Book Discussion

  • The Big Disconnect:  Protecting Childhood and Family Relationships in the Digital Age by Teresa Barker & Catherine Steiner-Adair
  • Reimagining Faith Formation for the 21st Century:  Engaging All Ages and Generations by John Roberto


  • Significant Ministry Events Done in the Year and Why
  • I’m New and I Want to Begin with a Bang
  • Making Intentional Connections with Families

Early Registration
(through December 10, 2017)

  • $185 Retreat w/ Lodging (Double room)
  • $230 Retreat w/ Lodging (Single room)
  • $130 Retreat Only

Regular Registration

  • $200 Retreat w/ Lodging (Double room)
  • $245 Retreat w/ Lodging (Single room)
  • $175 Retreat Only

Additional Nights for Lodging
(Sunday or Tuesday night)

  • $55 per night (double room)
  • $100 per night (single room)

Childhood Ministry Certification

$50 Essentials of Ministry

Note to Certification Program participants


Diane Lane
(214) 828-5287