Advent Retreat

2017 Advent Retreat

Advent is...

‚ÄčAn Advent Retreat based on
Richard Rohr's
Preparing for Christmas

Come Lord Jesus!


Retreat Schedule:

Friday, December 8

     1:00 p.m. Check in

     1:30 p.m.   Retreat Begins

     6:00 p.m. Dinner

     7:00 p.m. Retreat Continues

     8:00 p.m. Soaking Prayer



Saturday, December 9

     8:00 a.m.    Breakfast

     9:00 a.m. Retreat Continues

     Noon Lunch

     1:00 p.m. Holy Communion

     3:00 p.m. Retreat Ends



Retreat includes:

Overnight lodging

Dinner Friday

Breakfast & Lunch Saturday

Retreat materials


Double Occupancy:  $100 per person

Single Occupancy:  $140

Commuter:  $60


To Register 

Call 518-692-9550 ext 201

or click HERE for a print & mail-in form

Click HERE for a printable brochure to share with friends
(Be sure your printer is set to landscape and print both sides flipping on short edge.)



Led by Dcn. Lynne Crimi, MSW, and Dcn. Lynne Curtis, CSW


Deacon Lynne Crimi, MSW

The Rev. Lynne Crimi has been a deacon for eleven years at Christ Episcopal Church in Ballston Spa.  She has a Master’s Degree in Social Work and has worked in a cancer center and Hospice for over ten years counseling patients and their families.  She was trained by Dr. Herbert Benson of the Mind/Body Medical Center at Harvard Medical Center and has incorporated much of this training in working with others.


Deacon Lynne Curtis, CSW

The Rev. Lynne Curtis serves as a deacon at St Luke’s on the Hill in Mechanicville where she co-leads both St Luke’s VBS and Youth Group downtown in the housing projects. Before working for nearly 20 years as a Social Work Supervisor for Hospice of Saratoga, she worked as a school social worker in three elementary schools in Scotia, NY.