the consolation of the holy spirit: strength in the challenge of widowhood (rescheduled from fall 2021)

“Look to Him that you may be radiant with joy” (Ps. 34:6). “Cling to Him” that you may find greater freedom of heart, body, and spirit. Let the Holy Spirit console and strengthen you.

To REGISTER for this retreat, click here:

Discipleship Retreat Schedule April 22-24

 Comfort and Challenge of Widowhood

 Friday night the two retreats are together for the first teaching (optional).

High Lighted Talks are Live Streamed


Friday             6:00 pm           Registration – room assignment

                        7:00                 Praise and Worship

                        7:45 pm          The Most Important Day                                         Paul Egan

                        8:30 pm           Snacks

  Saturday        6:30 am           Exposition of the Blessed Sacrament (optional)

7:00 am           Morning Prayer (optional)

                        7:45 am           Breakfast (In the Jansen Center)

                        8:15                 Praise and Worship

                        9:00 am           Receive the Consolation of the Holy Spirit            Vivian Jansen                                                                                                                                                            (recording)

                         9:45 am           Opportunity for Confession/ Adoration        

                        10:45               Mass                                      

                        11:30 amA New Vocation                                                              Joan Sandfoss                       

 12:30 pm        Lunch

                       Personal Time

                       2:30 pm          Victory in Spiritual Warfare and Facing Difficult Decisions    Peggy Harthun

                       3:30 pm          Listening to God’s Voice Now and Deepening Our Relationship with Jesus  Joan Sanfoss

 You are invited to join with the Healing the Broken-Hearted Retreat for the Rest of the Weekend if you choose, but it is optional.   I know it will be a blessing if you can stay.

                        5:00 pm           Lords Day Meal

                        7:30 pmForgiveness/Personal Prayers                                    Paul Egan

                        Bonfire after Prayers – S’mores

 Sunday           6:30 am           Exposition of Blessed Sacrament  

                        7:00 am           Morning Prayer

                        7:45 am           Leave for Mass          St. Mary Queen of Heaven

                        8:30 am           Sunday Liturgy in Peebles

                       10:15 am           Breakfast

                       11:00 am           Vocations/Identity/ Intimacy - Discussion               Betty Orlando

                       12:00 pm           Closing Prayer                                                                                  

From April 22, 2022 To April 24, 2022


(937) 587-5464 or (513) 373-2397 or e-mail


Our Lady of Guadalupe Chapel and Retreat Center (Presentation Ministries), 5701 Lawshe Rd, Peebles, OH 45660


Cost: A free-will offering, so everyone can afford to come! Housing and meals provided! To REGISTER for this retreat, click here:


Retreat begins 7 p.m. on Apr 22nd with Adoration and continues until Apr 24th in the afternoon. All for a free-will offering, so everyone can afford to come! Beautiful overnight accommodations are available, but space is limited. Early registration highly recommended.


A variety of speakers will give inspiring talks from an authetically-Catholic perspective on living as a widow or widower.