North & Central Texas Five-Day Academy English
The Prothro Center at Lake Texoma
February 18 - February 23, 2018
Theme: "Here and Now: Befriended by God's Presence"
Faculty: Dr. Roger Owens and Dr. Mary Earle
Contact: Bob Holloway, firstname.lastname@example.org or 940-229-9107
Registrar: Kristin Warthen, KristinWarthen@ctcumc.org or 817-510-6560
Sponsors: North TX and Central TX Conferences of the UMC and Upper Room Ministries
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Alabama Five-Day Academy English
Sumatanga Camp & Conference Center
February 25 - March 1, 2018
Theme: "All Shall Be Well"
Faculty: Dr. Roberta Bondi and Bishop Kee Sloan
Sponsors: The Episcopal Diocese of AL, The Alabama-West Florida and North Alabama Conferences of the United Methodist Church, and The Upper Room.
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Florida Five Day Academy English
Life Enrichment Center
March 11 - March 16, 2018
Theme: "Seeking Sabbath/Keeping Sabbath"
Faculty: The Rev. Marjorie Thompson and Rabbi David Horowitz
Retreat Leader: Sarah Madsen, 352-796-0868 or email@example.com
Sponsors: The Spiritual Formation Ministry of the Florida Annual Conference of the UMC and Upper Room Ministries
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Nebraska Five-Day Academy English
St. Benedict Center
April 8 - April 13, 2018
Faculty: Mary Earl and Loyd Allen
Contact: Rev. Mike Flury, Registrar, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sponsors: Great Plains Conference UMC and Upper Room Ministries
A limited number of scholarships are available.
The Five Day Academy is open to all laity and clergy and is ecumenical.
Contact the registrar for details.
Cost for Room and Board
$550 for Single room (early birds only - these are limited in number and requesting one does not guarantee you will receive one.)
$515 for Shared room (You may request a roommate. Couples will be assigned to the same room unless otherwise requested.)
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Arkansas/Louisiana/Mississippi Five Day Academy English
Ferncliff Camp & Retreat Center
April 15 - April 20, 2018
Theme: "Journey to Wholeness"
Faculty: Pat Luna and Jerry Webber with Elise Eslinger leading worship
Sponsors: Arkansas/Louisiana/Mississippi Conferences of the UMC, Cooperative Baptist Fellowship of Mississippi, and Upper Room Ministries
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New Date: West Virginia Three-Day Academy English
St. John XXIII Pastoral Center
April 22 - April 25, 2018
Theme: "The Spirituality of Healing"
Faculty: Sr. Kathleen Flood, OP
Retreat Leader: Rev. Janet Harman, 304-343-2115 or email@example.com
Registrar: B.A. Miskowiec at 304-542-7248 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Sponsors: West Virginia Conference of the UMC and The Upper Room
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Georgia Five Day Academy English
Epworth by the Sea
April 29 - May 4, 2018
Theme: Drawing from the Inner Well
Faculty: Marjorie Thompson & Don Saliers
Sponsors: North Georgia Annual Conference, South Georgia Annual Conference of the UMC, and The Upper Room
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Greater Northwest Five Day Academy : FULL/JOIN WAITING LIST English
Palisades Retreat Center
April 29 - May 4, 2018
FULL -- JOIN OUR WAITING LIST: To be added to the waiting list, please email BOTH our Registrar Pat Rankin and Retreat Leader Denise McGuiness.
Theme: "Resonate: Listening for Connection"
Faculty: Rev. Dr. Cynthia Wilson - "The Spirit Will not Descend Without a Song" and Dr. Sharon Daloz Parks - "A Listening Heart, an Informed Soul -- and a Little Courage"
Contact: Denise McGuiness; email@example.com
Registrar: Pat Rankin, firstname.lastname@example.org
Sponsors: The Pacific Northwest and the Oregon-Idaho Conferences of the United Methodist Church and Upper Room Ministries
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Palisades Retreat Center
4700 Southwest Dash Point Road
Federal Way, WA 98023
United Kingdom Five-Day Academy - OPEN for Registration to US Participants English
May 13 - May 18, 2018
Enrollment is open to US residents to participate. Limited to 10 registrations.
Theme: "Community in a Fragmented World"
Faculty: Dr. Elaine Heath and Rev. Dr. Roger Walton
Leadership Team: Nicola Vidamour, Sheryl Anderson, Jill Baker, Kenneth Browne, Jonathan Meads, Oseias Da Silva.
We are pleased to announce the second UK Five-Day Academy hosted by our UK friends known as the Community for Spiritual Formation.
Registration for US Participants: A registration form can be downloaded below, printed, and mailed with a check to the Academy office in Nashville, TN. Contact Donna Bryant at email@example.com or 615-340-7233 for questions about registration for US participants.
Rio Texas Five-Day Academy English
Oblate Renewal Center
August 27 - September 1, 2018
Theme: "Salt & Light"
Faculty: Dr. Amy Oden and Rev. Jerry Haas
Contact: Janet Weatherston, firstname.lastname@example.org
Sponsors: Rio Annual Conference of the UMC and Upper Room Ministries
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