SWA Women’s Retreat


Please sign up on the list on the bulletin table in the gathering area. You may also call Gail at the CBC office or call/text her cell at 620-546-3419 to confirm Saturday attendance and whether you need lodging Friday evening so that we may let them know by April 1 how many will be going from our church.



Note from Durham First Baptist Ladies:

SWA Ladies, we are excited about the upcoming white cross retreat!

Information for you:

  • There is no charge for the retreat
  • Bring your sewing machine if you want to sew
  • Bring Scissors, rotary cutters, cutting rulers and mats
  • There will be homes available for overnight stay if you want to drive in on Friday!!! Come enjoy some fellowship time in our homes!
  • We will be having Nancy Palmer as our guest speaker
  • We will close by 4:30 to allow everyone to return home SATURDAY EVENING.
  • Come prepared to worship and work

We are looking forward to seeing everyone and worshipping and working together!


APRIL 13, 2024



Friday: No Activities Planned

Lodging is available if you would like to come the evening before the activities begin.


  • 8:30 Opening…songs; ice breaker; devotions; Nancy speaks; Introduce White Cross activities
  • 9:30 Breakfast snack
  • 10:00 White CrossActivities:                 Cutting, Sewing, bandages, squares
  • 11:00 Nancy Speaks
  • 12:30 Luncheon                              (thinking about the next retreat)
  • Prayer time:Specifics
  • 1:30 White Cross Activities, sewing, bandages, squares, folding layettes             (if we obtain sleepers) 
  • 4:00 Closing –                                      deciding who will host the next retreat
  • 4:30 Everyone leaves for home!
  • There will be gluten free food available ;if there are other dietary needs, please us know when you RSVP!