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Retreat for the Grieving

Offered by the Hope United Grief Group (HUGG)

Held at Franciscan Retreats and Spirituality Center 
September 14 - 16, 2018

This interdenominational retreat will focus on five different types of grief:

·         Loss of Child

·         Loss of Spouse

·         Loss through Suicide

·         Pregnancy & Infant Loss

·         Loss of Sibling/Parent

This retreat is meant to be a Gift from God to remind the grieving that there IS hope after the loss of a loved one, no matter where they may be on their journey of grief. It is a safe place for one to come and be in the company of others who can offer their love and support.

Here are a few special features included in the retreat:


   • You will have the opportunity to visit privately with a certified, experienced spiritual director during the weekend.

   • Included in the cost of the retreat are two nights lodging and four meals.

   • This retreat is meant to be a spiritual and healing experience. The retreat center has beautiful, groomed walking trails where you may        choose to meditate, pray or just enjoy the beauty of nature.

   • There will be one main conference with several breakout sessions throughout the retreat weekend.

   • There will be an optional Catholic Mass on Saturday evening for all in attendance.

The weekend begins on a Friday, with check-in starting at 5:00 p.m. The retreat begins at 7:00 p.m.

Costs are as follows:

   • $150.00 for a semi-private room *(shared bath with folding door between bedroom area and a private entrance for each room and           bath) *If you have a specific person you would prefer to share the suite with, please be sure to indicate who this person is on the                 enclosed registration.

   • $300.00 for married couples

Please Note: There are confidential partial scholarships available. 

For more information or to register, contact Marlene Hunt – (507) 381-1177 or (507) 931-2320 or email marlenehunt53@gmail.com. Find them on Facebook Page: Hope United Grief Group

16385 Saint Francis Lane - Prior Lake, MN 55372 - 952-447-2182 - email: secretary@franciscanretreats.net