April 26 to 28, 2019

I will sing to the LORD as long as I live; I will sing praise to my God while I have my being.
Psalm 104:33

Looking for a break?

Need a time for spiritual renewal?

Want to connect with other women in meaningful ways?

If you can answer yes to any of the above, then the Manitoba Baptist Association’s annual Women’s Retreat is designed with you in mind.

What makes this weekend so special is the combination of rest & relaxation, fellowship, worship and spiritual inspiration. This year’s speaker is Tressa Lemky and there will be a concert featuring Jayme Giesbrecht on Friday evening. Held at the Elkhorn Resort, located in the fabulous in Riding Mountain National Park, this is a weekend like no other. Equipped with its world class Solstice Spa, wonderful accommodations, and great food, Elkhorn Resort is the perfect place for a mid-winter getaway.

Register Now!

Click here to register for the 2019 Retreat

Before March 31, 2019

Fee: $130.00 on or before March 31, 2019

After March 31, 2019

Late Fee: $160.00 after March 31, 2019


$40 non-refundable deposit $120 balance due upon arrival at retreat ($90 balance due upon arrival if registered by March 31, 2019) *registration fee includes 3 meals


  • 6:00 p.m. Registration
  • 7:00 p.m. Get Acquainted
  • 7:30 p.m. Snacks
  • 8:30 p.m. Session 1


  • 9:00 a.m. Breakfast
  • 10:30 a.m. Session 2
  • 12:00 – 6:00 p.m. Workshops / Free Time
  • Lunch Note: Lunch is not provided.  Everyone is on their own, choose from the resort restaurant or bring snacks from home.
  • 6pm Evening Dinner – Session 3


  • 10:00 a.m. Session 4
  • Checkout – Express checkout available Saturday evening or first thing Sunday morning. You are responsible for your own breakfast. Breakfast in the restaurant is available with special retreat menu.

Workshops are optional, HOWEVER, all workshops require pre-registration. There will be NO signing up at Elkhorn. You can register for the workshop(s) of your choice online or through the mail in brochure.

Saturday Morning Workshops


7:30 – 8:30 a.m. Saturday Morning. Limit 20. Patricia Alvarez – presenter.

Saturday Afternoon Workshops

Scavenger Hunt 

Grab a team of 3-4 women and compete in a race against time and each other. Prizes will be awarded.

God’s Puzzle Pieces

Find a verse that echoes God’s plan in your life & decorate a blank puzzle with your personal message as a reminder for the year.

“Working Girls”

Have you noticed “working girls” standing on the street corner near your house? Jesus had an obvious tender spot for women on the outside of acceptable society. Let us discover how to welcome them back to His heart. Christine Schroeder – presenter.

The room rate is $130.00 plus GST & PST per night.  Room cost can be shared with up to 4 people.  Chalets are available for up to 10 people. Please call Elkhorn for 2019 chalet rates.

Please book your own room prior to March 27 by calling 1-866-355-4676.  Be certain to ask for MBBA19 rooms.

To reserve rooms on-line

.  Go to www.elkhornresort.mb.ca

.  Go to “reserve your stay online.”

.  Put in the dates of April 26 check-in & April 28 checkout

.  Use promo code MBBA19 [case sensitive]

.  Click on “check availability”

.  Follow the steps from there.

A credit card number will be required at time of booking as well as names of roommates.  Rooms will be released to the public after March 31.

Solstice Spa

Prebooking is not required for the use of the Mineral Pool, but it is required for any treatments [massage, manicure, etc.] that you wish to receive and should be booked well in advance of the weekend.  A 15% discount is available to retreat attendees for “hands on” treatment only.

Solstice Spa Reservations: 1-866-355-4676

www.elkhornresort.mb.ca  to preview resort.

Allergies: Please remember that some ladies have fragrance allergies and restrict your use of same.

Silent Auction & Giveaways

Donations to our annual Silent Auction and Give Aways are gratefully accepted. Proceeds used to off-set retreat expenses.

For More Information

Contact: Judy Hart by email or by phone: 1-204-525-2258.