NCYM(c) Winter Retreat

Winter Retreat - an opportunity to reflect on and share with others in our yearly meeting about the movement of the Spirit in our lives.
January 16, 2021

All are welcome to attend all or part of the retreat. Please share this invitation with your meetings. The link for our zoom gathering is below the agenda.

If you have questions, please direct them to Deborah Shaw -

9:30-10:00 gathering/social time/working out zoom kinks
10:00-10:45 worship
10:45-11:30 breakout in small groups responding to “How have you felt the Spirit at work/play in your life this past year?” "Perhaps what you have felt is the absence of the Spirit - how has that felt/manifested in the past year?”
11:30-noon return to the whole group and share reflections
noon-1pm lunch
1:00-1:45 brief introduction if some are just joining the retreat now. A second breakout session in small groups reflecting on how you are feeling led in ministry (broadly defined) in and through the work that you are doing in the meeting or in the world - or it may be separate from the work that you do in the world.
1:45-2:00 return to the whole group and share reflections
2:00-2:45 Meeting check-ins - which may include ways in which some meetings are supporting / encouraging / holding accountable Friends who are feeling called/led in ministry and/or understand themselves to be exercising their ministry in a particular way.
2:45-3:00 closing worship

Asking Friends to reflect on and carry the concern of how we support one another.

Zoom Connection details

Join URL:
Meeting ID: 827 3709 2779
Audio Only Dial In: 929-436-2866