Missions Celebration & Fall Retreat

Event Date(s): 
Saturday, September 10, 2022 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Event Location: 
FBC Mount Healthy
1210 Compton Rd
Cincinnati , OH 45231
Register Here

Online registration through August 28 is just $25.00. After that date the price jumps to $45.00. To encourage each local church, pastor’s wives may register in advance for only $10.00.

Ohio women, one day only!!!

Be inspired by keynote speaker, Odelle Cadwell with Robin Rhodus leading praise music for worship. You'll hear powerful mission stories of how God is at work through Ohioans at home, in the USA, and even around the world. Plus, you can learn how to get involved...

Be encouraged to live your faith, be ready to serve others, and be disciples of Jesus who live on mission. 

Ohio Women 18+ years old, singles, newlyweds, wives, moms, grandmas, and women from every walk of life.  Join together all day Saturday, September 10, 2022 to retreat from: everyday tasks, pressures, and the world’s unpleasant realities to: Sabbath Rest, Spiritual Renewal, and Sisters Re-Connecting.


Arrive at FBC Mt. Healthy, 1210 Compton Road, Cincinnati 45231 as early as 8:30 a.m. to enjoy a continental breakfast, shop the World Crafts store, tour the mission displays, check out break-out options based on the theme verse Ephesians 4:32, and fellowship with Ohio women. In addition to the light breakfast, a catered lunch is included with your registration. 

Ohio WMU will begin the Annual Mission Celebration at 9am with encouraging stories about God’s mission in and from Ohio. This Spiritual refreshing, restoring, and revitalizing event will continue with two times for worship and praise led by Robin Rhodus, as well as two times to explore Spiritual life truths with Bible teacher Odelle Cadwell, 9:30-11:00 a.m. and 2:00-3:30 p.m.

Marisol Fernandez will be providing live Spanish language interpretation of keynote speaker Odelle Cadwell to bless our Ohio Hispanic sisters. 

Choose two breakout sessions to experience!

Opportunities include:  

  • Savor the Word* with Crista Hoffman & Vicky Tardy
  • Freedom for Captives* with Teresa Bailey & Donna Byrd
  • Love & Loss with Dottie Nevels
  • Loving Unkind People with Deborah Brookins
  • Teaching Our Children To Become Warriors For Christ with Carolyn Moore
  • SCBO Marketplace: Media Sites and Missions Training with Wendy Hammock.  

* Indicates the first session is a pre-requisite to attend the second session which is a continuation of the first.

Please contact Vernita Lambert with any questions: vlambert@scbo.org

Make the most of this retreat opportunity:

Pray, ask the Lord about His plan to bless you and the women from your church during this exhilarating seven hours set aside to abide in His presence.  Talk it up, make it a day trip, or reserve a room at one of the near-by hotels and have a ‘Girls Night Out!’  

Possible hotels include: 
Quality Inn & Suites, 11967 Chase Plaza Drive, Cincinnati 45240, phone number 513-825-9600
Hilton Garden Inn, 11149 Dowlin Drive, Sharonville 45241, phone number 513-772-2837
Delta Hotels by Marriott, 11320 Chester Road, Cincinnati 45246, phone number 513-771-2028

Featured Speakers & Breakout Leaders

Odelle Cadwell
WMU President & CWJC Consultant, BSCM

Robin Rhodus
OBC Praise & Worship Team

Marisol Fernandez
Ohio WMU Hispanic Consultant

Deborah Brookins
Loving Unkind People

Dottie Nevels
Love & Loss - from Isaiah 57:1-2

Carolyn Moore
Teaching Our Children to Become Warriors for Christ

Wendy Hammock
SCBO Media Sites, Resources, and Missions Training

Crista Hoffman & Vicky Tardy
Devouring the Word of God: Strategies for Scripture Memorization

Teresa Bailey & Donna Carlisle-Byrd
Human Trafficking Awareness Worskshop