Retreat for
Church Secretaries and Office workers

Please join us for an important retreat designed


Monday April 24, 3 PM
Tuesday April 25, 1 PM


Tools for the journey:
You are often the first contact for people who call or stop in the church.
This is an event meant to encourage you in your vocation and to say "THANKS" for your work!

Speakers to inspire, motivate, and encourage you
 in your calling as Church Office staff!



Susan Williams, Youth and Family Minister at Calvary Lutheran in Mora
"Your Welcoming Presence"


Christine Nelson, Milaca, Communications Consultant at Ingenuity Marketing Group
"Inspiration for the Journey"


Monday Night Laughter and Worship

Enjoy and be refreshed through an evening of song and story by

Rachel Kurtz



Making better use of social media, the internet, and  email

Confidentially speaking... or the stuff you shouldn't gab about

Some ideas for spashing up your printed media

Your web site: what is it  really saying about your church?

Portico and EmployerLINK questions and information


The Location


This retreat is offered at Camp Onomia, 14202 Shakopee Lake Road, Onamia, MN.
Lodging and presentations will be held in our comfy Retreat Center.
Overnight accomodations will be double occupancy. Each of our rooms has its own bathroom and shower.
Please bring your own bedding, towel, and toiletries.
Three meals will be provided.
Please let us know of any dietary needs.




Cost: $25

Overnight lodging for this retreat  has been covered by the Heartland Conference of the NE Synod ELCA.

We thank them for their support!

Day guests are welcome to attend at the above rate. Specific program schedule will be available the week before the event.



Three ways to sign up!
1. You may register online using the link below.

2. Mail your check and name, address, email, and phone to the camp office:
14202 Shakopee Lake Road, Onamia, MN 56359

3.  Call the camp office to reserve your space. Your payment will be due upon arrival.320-532-3767

Hope you can join us! You will be glad you did.
Registration closes on Easter Sunday.


questions? email onomiaexec (at)



You may also reserve your space by  calling us at 320-532-3767. Registration closes on Easter Day.