Ladies Retreat 2019

Check-in 4-6pm (dinner provided after check-in).
Check-out after lunch on Sunday.

Are you looking for an opportunity to take a break from your everyday life and meet with the Lord in a special way? If so, you won’t want to miss Refresh: Ladies Retreats at Lake Ann Camp! We anticipate God will do a mighty work in your heart and life! These retreats will be a blessing and encouragement to you. You will be uplifted, challenged, and encouraged as our speakers share insights from God’s Word and their own personal lives. We hope you will join us for one of these special ladies retreat weekends of learning, worship, and fellowship!

Refresh #1

September 13-15, 2019
Speaker: Shannon Popkin

Bestselling author and speaker Shannon Popkin loves to blend her gifts for storytelling and humor with her passion for God’s Word. Shannon is the author of Control Girl: Lessons on Surrendering Your Burden of Control from Seven Women in the Bible, and is a contributing blogger at Revive Our Hearts. Shannon is happy to be sharing life with Ken, who makes her laugh every single day. Together, they live the fast-paced life of parenting two college-aged kids and one high-schooler. For more from Shannon, please visit the resources below.

Shannon Popkin

  $139 per person

 Friday, September 13 - Sunday, September 15, 2019

  Includes housing Friday and Saturday nights, all meals and all activities.

    Refresh #2

    September 20-22, 2019
    Speaker: Cindy Bultema

    Cindy Bultema loves the Lord, loves life, loves her family, and loves to celebrate! With nearly 20 years of ministry experience, Cindy is a popular women’s speaker, author, and Bible teacher. She’s also the Executive Director of GEMS Girls’ Clubs, a global ministry helping young women live radically faithful lives. But don’t let Cindy’s cheerful smile fool you. Cindy has endured single parenting, overcome bondage to addiction, and survived a tragic loss. A passionate communicator, Cindy delights in sharing messages of God’s hope and Truth all around the nation. Her personal testimony, “He Loves Me: A Woman’s Journey to Peace,” aired worldwide on the “Day of Discovery” television show. She was a curriculum writer for Duck Dynasty’s “Faith Commander,” an ambassador for Compassion International, a seminar expert for the Grief Share series, as well as the author of the best-selling Bible studies “Red Hot Faith” and “Live Full, Walk Free.” Cindy lives in West Michigan with her husband and their children. When she’s not running her full household, you can find Cindy walking her two dogs, meeting a friend for coffee, attending her son’s hockey games, or trying to figure out what’s for dinner.

    Cindy Bultema

      $139 per person

     Friday, September 20 - Sunday, September 22, 2019

      Includes housing Friday and Saturday nights, all meals and all activities.


      • It’s time for a well deserved break
      • Come for connection
      • Come for the laughter
      • Make new friends
      • Make lasting memories
      • Start fresh with God



      • Zip line
      • Lake Ann’s “Chopped Championship”
      • The Red Canoe Coffee Shop/Store
      • Crafts
      • Activities in the new Adventure Re-creation Connections Center

      Tentative Schedule

      Refresh #1 - Friday, September 13
      Refresh #2 - Friday, September 20

      • 4 - 6pm: Registration/Get Settled
      • 4 - 6pm: Red Canoe Open (our coffee shop & camp store)
      • 6pm: Dinner
      • 7pm: Fellowship & Minute to Win it
      • 7:30pm: Worship & Session #1 – with speaker Shannon Popkin
      • 8:30pm: Fun and Games in the Fieldhouse
      • 9:30pm: Campfires and S'mores / Free Time

      Refresh #1 - Saturday, September 14
      Refresh #2 - Saturday, September 21

      • 8-8:30am: Red Canoe Open
      • 8:30am: Breakfast
      • 9:30am: Session #2 – with speaker Shannon Popkin
      • 11am: Church Group Time - Reflection & Fellowship
      • 12:00pm: Lunch
      • 1:00 - 5:30pm: Free Time
        • 1:00-4:00: Zipline (Sign-up at breakfast)
        • 1:00-4:00: High Ropes Course (Sign-up at breakfast)
        • 3:00-5:30: Pyramid Point Visit (Sign-up at breakfast)
        • 1:00-3:00: Laura’s Crafts
        • 2:30: Wallyball Tourney (Sign-up at breakfast)
        • 2:30-5:30: Red Canoe Open
        • Town Time
        • Nap Time
      • 5:30pm: Dinner
      • 6:30pm: Session #3 – with speaker Shannon Popkin
      • 8pm: Chopped Championship / Trivia Night / Graham Cracker Competition
      • 8:30pm: Chocolate Fountain

      Refresh #1 - Sunday, September 15
      Refresh #2 - Sunday, September 22

      • 8:30am: Breakfast
      • 9:30am: Session #4 – with speaker Shannon Popkin
      • 10:30am: Reflection Time & Pack-up
      • 11:30am: Lunch