Join us for a powerful getaway with Training, Connecting, Workshops, Idea-Sharing, Prayer, Coffee, and Lots of Fun!

Sisterhood Leadership is for every woman–spanning generations, life stages, and leadership experience. We believe every woman is a leader within her home, family, friend circles, church, or workplace, and we have designed the Sisterhood Leadership Retreat for you!

You will gain fresh perspectives, resources, and connections with sister leaders from across Minnesota. Come individually or with your team!

  • When: February 22-23, 2019
  • Venue: Lake Geneva Christian Center – Alexandria, MN
  • Featured Speaker: Carolyn Haas
  • Featured Worship Leader: Keren Heath
  • Multiple Workshops! (See below)
  • Shopping: The Bridge Shop and exhibitors
  • Cost: Includes registration, lodging, and two meals


*All pricing is per person.

Cost includes registration, lodging, and two meals (Saturday breakfast & lunch).

The Lakeview Center is connected to all of the Sisterhood Leadership Retreat training and breakout rooms, as well as Geneva Java and the Dining Hall! The Kingsriter lodging and Duplexes are a just short walking distance from the retreat activities. Be sure to visit the The Bridge Shop, located across Birch Ave., during the weekend!

*Bedding and towels are provided in the Kingsriter Center. For all other lodging, please provide your own towels and bedding for a twin size bed/bunk bed. Hair dryers are not provided in any room type.

Lakeview Center


Connected to event center. Twin size bunks/dormitory lodging.

Kingsriter: 2 Per Room


A short walk from event center. Two queen beds. (Bedding/towels included)

Kingsriter: 4 Per Room


A short walk from event center. Two queen beds. (Bedding/towels included)

Sponsor a Sister

If you would like to contribute toward helping scholarship another Sister’s ticket, please enter the amount you wish to donate.



A short walk from event center. Twin size bunks/dormitory-lodging.

One Day Only OR Both Days/No Lodging


Exhibitor Table

Pricing is per 8′ covered table and does not include event registration.



Email with interested in sponsorship opportunities.

Tell Me More!

Carolyn Haas is the co-lead pastor of Substance Church in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She and her husband, Peter, planted Substance in 2004 after having pastored for a decade in Wisconsin. Carolyn serves on the executive team at Substance as well as on the board of One Hope. She is passionate about women in ministry, leadership, parenting, and marriage, and speaks regularly at Substance as well as numerous women’s conferences and retreats.

Carolyn loves traveling with Peter and connecting with pastors, church planters, and leaders all over the globe. In her free time, she likes to spend time with her family, shop for deals at Anthropologie, and drink good coffee. She and Peter currently live in Minneapolis with their three kids and regularly enjoy checking out new breakfast spots in the Twin Cities.

Keren has been a worship leader for over 25 years, leading worship for many churches–spanning various denominations, concerts, conferences, and retreats. She and her husband, Dean, currently serve as the Worship and Arts Directors at Going Hard for Christ Church in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

As a lover of Jesus and a gifted singer, she effectively leads others into a deeper experience of worship.

She is a mother to six children and holds a bachelor’s degree in mass media communications from Oral Roberts University, in Tulsa, OK.


  • 12:00 p.m. – Exhibitor Set Up
  • 4:30 p.m. – Registration in Dining Hall
  • Dinner On Your Own
  • 7:00 p.m. – Opening Session: Carolyn Haas
  • 9:00 p.m. – Sisterhood Social: Food, Fashion, & Fun

Saturday AM:

  • 6:30 a.m. – Sat. Only Registration in Dining Hall
  • 6:30-8:15 a.m. – Continental Breakfast
  • 8:30-9:15 a.m. – Session 1 Workshops
  • 9:30-10:15 a.m. – Session 2 Workshops
  • 10:30-11:15 a.m. – Session 3 Workshops
  • 11:30 a.m. -12:45 p.m. – Lunch & Shopping at The Bridge Shop & Exhibitor Booths

Saturday PM:

  • 1:00-1:45 p.m. – Session 4 Workshops
  • 2:00-4:00 p.m – Closing Session: Carolyn Haas

8:30-9:15 a.m.

  • Sharing Your Faith in the Everyday
  • Chase Your Dreams God’s Way
  • Projecting a Professional Image
  • Leading Intersecting Generations
  • Who is the Lady in the Mirror: Overcoming the Distorted Lens of Rejection

10:30 – 11:15 a.m.

  • God’s Invitation
  • Effectively Managing Your Time: Find Your Focus & More Hours in the Day
  • Unconscious Bias: Why Leaders Should Bother
  • Priscilla & Aquilla: Empowered, Working Together

9:30 – 10:15 a.m.

  • What Do You Do When God is Silent?
  • Managing Conflict: Practical Steps to Stop Avoiding It
  • 5 Steps to Creating a Personal Brand on Social Media
  • How to Build a Healthy Leadership Team

1:00-1:45 p.m.

  • Mindful Movement (Healthy Mind Body & Spirit)
  • Living Fearlessly
  • When is it My Turn? Mentorship in the Lives of Moses & Joshua
  • Communication Highway

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