Cedarbrake Retreats

A Healing Hearts Retreat  - January 22-24, 2016

Healing Hearts is a weekend retreat designed for women who have suffered any kind of sexual trauma. The retreat begins Friday evening at 6:30 pm and concludes at 11:30 am on Sunday. The cost for the retreat is $135 and includes 2 nights, linens, materials and meals. The next retreat will be January 22-24, 2016.  We are accepting registration.  For more info and to register please call 254-780-2436 and ask for Beverly


Days of Reflection

Unless otherwise stated, all Days of Reflection begin with light refreshments & registration at 8:30 a.m. 

First Session begins promptly at 9 a.m. The day concludes at 2:30 p.m.

If you wish to stay a night in conjunction with the Day of Reflection, you may do so at a discounted rate depending on room availability. Please call in advance for room availability and reservations.

Weekend Retreats

All weekend retreats begin on Friday evening and end on Sunday before noon.

Meals are provided Saturday and Sunday morning.

All bed and bath linens are provided. 

Personal items such as soap, shampoo, hair dryers, etc are not provided.

  • Cash, checks and money orders are welcome. Credit card payments may be made online by registering using the links below.


Saturday, October 10: Dinner for Single Catholics

Enjoy an evening together with other single Catholics from the diocese.  Good food, fellowship and two brief reflections will make up this evening. The evening will start at 6:30 p.m. Cost is $15 per person. Click here to register.


Monday, October 12: Created in His Image with Fr. Joseph Nisari

We often ask ourselves, “Who Am I?” Fr. Joseph Nisari, the new chaplain at Cedarbrake, will spend this day of reflection penetrating this questions through the lenses of solid psychology and Sacred Scriptures. When we understand that we truly are children of God we begin to see ourselves as God sees us.  Spend this day rejoicing that God has called you by name. The cost is $35 and includes lunch. Click here to register.


Called, Gifted and Sent! October 23-25, 2015 with Sister Bridget Haase

Drawing on the three symbols of baptism, Ursuline Sister Bridget Haase will help us reflect on how our calling to be a child of God immerses us in the sacred of everyday life, enkindles us with the fire of love and anoints us for service to the world. Sister Bridge will help us claim and proclaim the Spirit’s power, presence and providence in our lives. Sister Bridget hails from Boston, MA and has hosted a talk show on EWTN for many years. Cost is $195 for a private room, $160 per person for a shared room and $85 for commuters. Click here to register.


Sábado, 24 de octubre, El Espiritu Santo Y La Divina Misericordia Topic

Como devocion al Espiritu Santo dos ayuda a vivir la misericordia de Jesucristo. Un retiro de preparcion para el Ano de Misericordia 2016. Por favor registrese por 19 de octubre. 

Costo $25 para registrarse llama 254-780-2436. Haga clic aquí para registrarse.


Wednesday, Nov. 4 - How to Grieve

Walking through grief can be the most difficult part of life’s journey.  Mourning can seem to intensify as the holidays approach.  Although there are no right or wrong ways to grieve, there are healthy ways to cope and heal.   Scripture tells us to grieve but to not lose hope.   During this day of reflection, we will explore scripture, look at the natural journey of grief, and discover ways to face grief and seek healing. Judy Hoelscher will lead this retreat, Judy is a chaplain for Hospice. The cost is $35 and includes lunch. Click here to register.


November 6 -8, 2015  - Merciful Like the Father

Join us for a weekend of Scripture, Prayer, Reflection and Sacraments dealing with the wonderful mystery of the Mercy of God.  Follow the course of Salvation History, from Eden to the present with Our Lady, Saint John Paul II, Saint Faustina and others as our guides.  Learn why “now, more than ever, is the time of mercy” and how we are all called to participate. Deacons Lastovica, DiSimoni, and Dorsey will lead this retreat. Cost $195 for a private room, $160 per person for a shared room and $85 for commuters. Click here to register.


Thursday, December 3, 2015 – Advent Dinner with Bishop Danny Garcia

The annual Advent Dinner will be held on Thursday with wine and cheese served at 6:30 p.m. followed by dinner and a presentation. Our guest speaker is Bishop Danny Garcia. Cost is $25. Click here to register.


December 4-6, 2015 - Silent Advent Retreat

Join us as we take time away to prepare our hearts and minds for the birth of our Lord Jesus Christ. The retreat begins Friday evening and concludes with Mass on Sunday. Spiritual direction is available. Cost is $165(private room) Click here to register.