Saturday, February 8, 2020

9am - 1pm @ Gurnee Community Church

Doors open at 8am. Coffee & continental breakfast 8:30am.  Retreat starts at 9am

Register HERE

Watch a short promotional video HERE

Longing to belong? Wrestling with your identity? Embracing your life’s purpose? All women, no matter your journey, are welcomed to a seat at this retreat! Dawn Pulgine and Tia Walter are passionate women of God who will challenge, equip, and empower you to press into your identity, belonging, and purpose in Jesus.

All women are welcome to join us for this event. Cost is $25 per person which includes lunch. Childcare is provided but you must list the names and ages of the kids when you register.  Registration is now open HERE. You must register before the day of the event.  If you need a scholarship, please contact Nikki in the church office gccoffice@gcchome.org or 847-336-2392 (x201) BEFORE you register.

Dawn Pulgine:

Dawn is a wife, mother, grandma aka “booga”, public speaker, freelance writer, and blogger specializing in women's issues and spiritual and Biblical teaching. Dawn has been involved in women's ministry for more than 25 years, and she is a 2013 graduate of Moody Bible Institute in Chicago with a degree in Biblical Studies and Communications. Dawn founded Getting Real Ministries to encourage and equip women to apply Biblical teachings to everyday living. Whether she is writing, editing, studying, or teaching she is aspiring to be authentic, genuine, and “real.”

Tia Lucia Walter:

Tia is a wife, motivational speaker, and blogger specializing in the nonprofit industry. In May 2018, Tia graduated with her Bachelor’s of Arts in Communication and Nonprofit Leadership Studies at Aurora University. As a public spokesperson for Make-A-Wish, Heartland Blood Centers, and Thompson Chiropractic Clinic, Tia has experience speaking for assemblies, events, and conferences. Her story has been covered by ABC7 Chicago, the Chicago Loop Radio Station, and local news outlets. She has a contagious resilience and passion to inspire everyday heroes to live life to the fullest. Tia is passionate leader who is filled with anticipation as she leads young adult ministries through Good Shepherd Church.