98b449_6dbfe1e583c7491db06f2aa2842f6743Are you looking for a way to enjoy God’s creation and the beautiful colors of autumn? The Board for Older Adults of the Southern Illinois District has the perfect event for you! They are sponsoring an overnight retreat Thursday and Friday, October 13-14 at Camp Wartburg, near Waterloo, IL. The retreat will provide an opportunity for learning, fellowship, and fun. The featured speaker will be Rev. Ken Holdorf from Carrollton, Texas. He is a retired Lutheran parish pastor who has spent his retirement years conducting senior adult retreats and workshops that assist individuals and congregations as they look to the future of adult ministry.

Topics include:
Tips on Practical Aging, Living in Retirement, Grandparenting,The Importance of Humor in Life, and Leaving a Legacy of Faith, Hope, and Love.

Retreat costs include lodging and 3 meals plus snacks—$45 prepaid if received by Sep. 16 and $55 if received by Sep. 30. Registration forms are available online or in the church office.