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Texas Baptist Women in Ministry invites you to women in ministry retreat led by Dr. Angela Gorrell, the author of the book: The Gravity of Joy: A Story of Being Lost and Found. (

Through this retreat participants will:

  • Develop a deeper understanding of joy.

  • Reflect on obstacles and gateways to joy.

  • Explore the relationship between joy and suffering from various perspectives.

  • Identify reasons joy is a powerful counteragent to despair.

  • Develop greater capacity to look for, be ready for, and experience more joy. 

We will have a full schedule with long breaks, small group times and interactive opportunities.

Our retreat is open to any women in ministerial leadership on staff or volunteer. 

Click on the picture to register today!


Friday, October 29, 2021

1:20 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

6:45 p.m. Dinner groups

Saturday, October 30, 2021
9:45 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.



  • The retreat program.

  • Lunch on Saturday.

  • Snacks throughout the program.



(not included in retreat cost)

Drury Inn & Suites San Antonio North Stone Oak

$110/per night (New cut off date for block is October14th).

801 North Loop 1604 East

San Antonio, TX 78258

Telephone: (210) 404-1600

Must call for this reservation cost. 

Code: 2448628

Hotel includes 

  • Complimentary Full Hot Breakfast Included in Room Rate

  • Complimentary Evening Drinks and Snacks including Hot Food and Cold Drinks!

Covid-19 Protocols

  • Masks are required indoors.

  • We ask everyone to practice safe social distancing. 

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