Family Calendar & Concerts

Sat. Jan 31, 2015

BUSINESS MEN IN CHRIST ANNUAL MEN'S RETREAT (Sat. Jan 31, 2015 8:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Contact Info:

Lake Springfield Christian Assembly Camp
1674 Lick Creek Lane
Chatham, Il. 62629

The Annual Business Men in Christ Springfield/Decatur Men's Retreat is on Friday, January 30th at 6:00 p.m. and Saturday, January 31st from 8:00 a.m. to Noon.


The theme of this year's Retreat is SPIRIT AND TRUTH (from John 4:23). There will be 7 teaching sessions led by regional pastor/teachers to lead the men of Central Illinois to a more intentional walk with Christ.


A suggested donation of only $20 includes full dinner, a hot breakfast, and materials. Scholarships are available. Attendees may stay overnight at one of the dorms, for minimal cost. Reservation suggested.

Women of God- Grow in Grace (Sat. Jan 31, 2015 9:00 am - 2:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Redeemer Lutheran Church
6801 N Allen Rd.
Peoria, IL 61614
Lisa: 309.243.5859

With Julie and Katie Black
Women of Redeemer Winter Conference


Cost: (includes conference, materials, coffee and breakfast pastries, and lunch)

Friday night only $10, Saturday only $30, Both Friday and Saturday $35

($5 late fee for Saturday if registered after Jan 23, 2015


Childcare is available, but please indicate the need on your registration form so we can plan accordingly. Childcare does not have a charge, but a donation is greatly appreciated.


Reservation: required by January 23, 2015 with checks payable to “Women of Redeemer” and mailed to Redeemer Lutheran Church, 6801 N. Allen Rd., Peoria, IL 61614. You can also register online through the website link above. Click on the “online giving” link.


Sign Language interpreters will be provided by student interns from the Interpreters Preparation Program at Illinois Central College.


Julie and Katie Black, founders of Contemporary Christian Women’s Academy (CCWA), will be our keynote speakers. Being the wife and daughter of a pastor, this dynamically entertaining mom and daughter team are on a mission: to connect Christian women to the power in God’s word and the freedom it brings to live life beyond their limits and imagination. Attendees will learn how to partner with God and ignite His Holy Spirit so they can start living their vision!!

Children's Ministry Training Day (Sat. Jan 31, 2015 10:00 am - 3:30 pm)

Contact Info:

Pawnee Assembly of God
1001 N. 8th St.
Pawnee, IL 62558



Trisha Peach, author of the recent book "Your Children's Ministry From Scratch", has been a staff children’s pastor for 16 years and has traveled to 26 states and overseas as a children’s evangelist doing camps, Kidzshows, and conferences. She is an ordained minister and an author of several kid’s church curriculums and musicals.  Reverend Peach will cover children’s ministry topics such as safety and security, creative teaching, recruiting help, and special needs.  Lunch and refreshments are included in registration.


Register online through the link above.


Payment can be made day of event or online.  For questions, call the number listed above.