31st Annual Weekend Getaway @ The Westin Chicago Northwest
Mar 29 @ 6:19 pm – Mar 31 @ 7:19 pm

Make plans to attend the 31st Annual Weekend Getaway on March 29-31, 2019.

The theme for 2019 is Transforming Grace. The entire weekend is designed to help you experience and understand grace in a deeper way, and as a result, to emerge like a butterfly from her cocoon–ready to receive God’s grace and dispense it to others as well.


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Hotel Reservations

Program Schedule

We have a fabulous line up for this event and would love to have you join us!

Mary Lowman

Speaker, Author, and Founder of The Christian Working Woman

Workshop: Finding Grace to Help

Mary will help us understand how to find the grace we need in our everyday lives. No matter what type of need we are facing, there is instant, powerful help for us when we learn how to look for and appropriate the grace of God which awaits us at his throne of grace.


Sharon Garlough Brown
Author of the Sensible Shoes series, and co-founder of Abiding Way Ministries
Workshop: Stewarding Grace
Sharon will lead us in a prayerful look at Scripture and identify spiritual practices that help us respond to God’s extravagant grace.
Dάmaris Carbaugh
Worship Artist and Speaker
Workshop: The Grace that Transforms Everything
Dάmaris will show from Romans 12 how the power of God’s grace in us can give victory and joy, even in the midst of life’s troubles and disappointments.
Rhonda O’Brien
Author, Teacher, Speaker, Performer
Workshop: The Face of Grace
Join Rhonda as Scripture paints a clearer picture for us of the face of grace. We can be the face of grace as we receive and then reflect God’s amazing grace!
Lisa Bishop
Director of Women’s Ministry at Park Community Church in Chicago. Founder of Living a Life Unleashed, LLC.
Workshop: Grace Unleashed – Experiencing and Releasing the Fullness of God’s Favor
In this workshop, Lisa will teach us how God’s grace redeems, transforms, grounds, and empowers everything in the Christian life, and how to ‘be’ grace to those around us.
Charles and Donna Butler
Worship Leaders. Pastor at Moody Church in Chicago.
Gospel Choir for Everyone:
Always wanted to sing in a Gospel Choir? Here is your opportunity! Join Charles and Donna for a rehearsal session on Saturday at 3:00pm. The performance will be on Saturday evening.
Dakota’s Women’s Retreat @ Medora Community Center
Apr 26 @ 6:00 pm – Apr 28 @ 12:00 pm

Mary Lowman will be speaking at the Dakota Women’s Retreat on April 26-28, 2019 at the Medora Community Center in Medora ND. More information will be available in the fall.

Israel Tour 2019 @ Journey to Israel
Nov 24 @ 6:06 pm – Dec 3 @ 7:06 pm

Make plans to join Mary and Rex Lowman on a Journey to Israel on November 24 through December 3, 2019. This trip is scheduled during Thanksgiving week. Experience The Holy Land with your family this coming year! What a blessing it will be.

A full-color brochure is now available with all the dates and places we will be visiting along with registration information. Click Here