This retreat is designed for women who are passionate to grow in loving God, helping others grow, and develop tools for effective ministry to women.
Rockville, VA United States
Kelly King is the Women’s Ministry Specialist for LifeWay Christian Resources. She is a graduate of Oklahoma Baptist University and is currently pursuing a Master of Theology degree from Gateway Seminary. She previously served as the Women’s Missions and Ministries Specialist for the Baptist General Convention and was the Women’s Ministry Director at Council Road Baptist Church in Bethany, Oklahoma. She also taught adjunct courses in women’s ministry at Oklahoma Baptist University.
Karen Reasor has taught a women’s Sunday school class at Kempsville Baptist Church in Virginia Beach for 11 years. She also works full-time as a lighting designer. Karen is married to Keith Reasor and they have one grown daughter. Karen serves on the Women’s Ministry Team at KBC and is on the SBCV Women’s Team as the Prayer Coordinator
Valerie Thompson is married and has a family of five boys! Valerie serves on the Women’s Ministry Team at Journey Christian Fellowship in Quinton, VA, and is the SBCV Regional Representative for the Central Region. Valerie loves to cook and spend time with her husband and family.
Leslie Honig has over 10 years’ experience serving as a leader in the women’s ministry and in leading inductive Bible study. She is currently serving as the SBCV Regional Representative for the North Region and on staff at Spotswood Baptist Church as Women’s Ministry Director.
Dolly Mink has over 12 years’ experience in leading women. She has been married to her husband, J.W., for 34 years and they have two grown sons. Dolly’s passion for writing and encouraging women has led her to serve as Blog Team Leader for the SBCV Women’s Ministry Team. She also serves on the Women’s Ministry Leadership Team at River Oak Church, in Chesapeake.
Donna Paulk is the Women’s Ministry Strategist in Virginia and serves as the Women’s Ministry Leader for London Bridge Baptist Church in Virginia Beach.
Alexis Judy is on staff at her local Crisis Pregnancy Center, has discipled middle and high school girls for over 4 years, she currently serves in Student Ministry at Liberty Baptist Church, and is on the SBCV Women’s Ministry State team and blogging team.
Teresa Bass serves as pastor’s wife at the Palm River campus of Bell Shoals Baptist Church in Tampa, FL. She and her husband, Kenny, have served as missionaries in N. Africa and they have two grown sons. Prior to her recent move to Florida, Teresa served on the SBCV Women’s Ministry Team.
Steve Bradshaw is the Director of Evangelism for the SBC of Virginia and a Regional Missionary to the Central Region.
1:30 PM | Check-in: Americas House (Building 2)
2:30 PM | Breakout Session 1 (Building 18)
3:30 PM | Break (Building 18)
3:45 PM | Breakout Session 2
5:00 PM | Dinner
6:00 PM | Welcome
6:30 PM | Worship and Prayer
7:30 PM | “Rooted in God’s Word” – Kelly King
8:15 PM | Table Talk
8:45 PM | Depart
8:00 AM | Breakfast (Building 18)
9:00 AM | Worship
9:30 AM | “Rooted for Spiritual Growth” – Kelly King
10:15 AM | Table Talk
10:30 AM | Break
10:45 AM | “Rooted in Powerful Love” – Kelly King
11:15 AM | Closing Prayer: Donna Paulk
11:30 AM | Testimonies
11:45 AM | Lunch
International Learning Center
16492 MLC Lane
Rockville, VA 23146