Join with single moms from across Minnesota for a weekend of relaxation, refreshing, and fun as you are encouraged to “Dare to Dream” about the plans God has for your life! Along with biblical teaching from Renee Clanton and Kristie Kerr, worship with  Jeff & Kristie Kerr, breakout sessions, free giveaways–including a Diva Boutique personal shopping experience, Spa options, Car Checkups, a Bonfire, and prizes, we hope you feel loved, pampered, and renewed as you head home to your family.

Most of all, our mission is to give single moms an opportunity to be wrapped in the loving arms of the Father and dream BIG dreams that only He can fulfill.

Mark your calendars, and join us for the 2017 Single Moms Retreat!

  • Dates: June 2nd & 3rd, 2017
  • Location: Lake Geneva Christian Center
  • Address: 605 Birch Ave, Alexandria, MN 56308
  • Speakers: Renee Clanton & Kristie Kerr
  • Worship Leader: Jeff & Kristie Kerr
  • Multiple Breakout Topics
  • Gift Giveaways, Diva Boutique, Car Checkups, Girls Night Out Party, and a Spa!
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Single Mom Ticket

Only $69!

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Tickets include registration, Friday night lodging, meals for Friday supper, Saturday breakfast, and Saturday lunch, as well as access to the Spa, Diva Boutique, Car Checks, gift giveaways, and more! All tickets are transferable but not refundable. The regular ticket price is $69 and will be available online now through May 31st; Walk on registration is available for the same price. The BeFriender Volunteer price is $89, which includes registration, meals, and lodging on Thursday night and Friday night for 4 people to a room. Group registration is available by mailing one check (please include $5 processing fee) to BTG 1315 Portland Ave S., Minneapolis, MN 55404. Please email or call 612-332-2400 to receive a group registration form.

Special Notice:

Attendees, please bring bedding for a twin size bed, towels, and any spending money or snacks you might like to have with you.

Guest Speakers & Worship Leader

Breakout Speakers…Coming Soon!

Renee Clanton

Kristie Kerr

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Friday PM

  • 1:00PM Registration
  • 1:00PM-5:30PM Free Time: Diva Boutique/Spa/Car Checks/Bridge Shop/Geneva Java
  • 5:30PM Dinner
  • 7:00PM Welcome & Giveaways
  • 8:00PM Opening Celebration 1: Renee Clanton
  • 10:00PM Girls Night Out!

Saturday AM

  • 7:00AM Breakfast
  • 9:00AM Welcome & Giveaways
  • 9:15AM Celebration Session 2: Kristie Kerr
  • 10:30AM Coffee Break
  • 11:00AM Breakout Session 1

Saturday PM

  • 12:00PM Lunch & Free Time!
  • 1:30PM Breakout Session 2
  • 2:30PM Closing Celebration 3: Renee Clanton
  • 4:30PM Car Pickup!
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Frequently Asked Questions

What is Bridging the Gap?

Thank you for your interest in Bridging the Gap! Please visit the ABOUT page to learn more!

How do I register for 2017?

Click HERE to register! Walk-on registration will be available at Lake Geneva Christian Center on the day of the event and for the same price as online.

Is childcare provided, or can I bring my children to this retreat?

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How can I donate a ticket for a single mom to attend in 2017?

You can donate a ticket for a single mom to attend the 2017 Single Moms Retreat HERE.

What should I bring?

Please bring bedding for a twin size bed, towels, and any spending money you might want with you.All activities are included within your registration price; however, you will have opportunity to shop at the Bridge Shop, book tables, and purchase coffee and snacks at Geneva Java.Friday night dinner, Saturday morning breakfast, and Saturday lunch will be provided.

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