Awaken SJB Men’s and Women’s Retreats

SJB Awaken Retreat: Women’s Retreat January 13-15 and Men’s Retreat March 3-5

Want to grow in faith and deepen your prayer life?

Who: All men and women of the parish 18+ 

What: SJB Awaken Retreat

Where: Franciscan Retreat and Spirituality Center | 16385 St Francis Ln, Prior Lake, MN 55372

When: Women’s Retreat January 13-15, 2023, and Men’s Retreat March 3-5, 2023

Arrive: Friday between 5-6 pm for check-in and be ready for the first activity at 6:30 pm

Depart: Sunday Retreat Center at 2:30 pm


Online Registration is Now Open for Women’s Retreat: 

Click Here to Register

Online Registration for Men’s Retreat to open Beginning of March:

**There is no registration fee. At the end of the retreat, you will be invited to give a donation to assist in covering the expenses.


Goals of the Retreat

– To help you to yield to the action of the Holy Spirit in your life so that you can begin to experience the Spirit’s presence and his working in you and through you

– To help you become a part of a community with whom you can share your Christian life and from whom you can receive support in that life

– To help you make use of effective means for ongoing growth in your relationship with Christ

Benefits of the Retreat

– Renewed or deepened relationship with Jesus

– Fuller participation in parish life

– Greater appreciation for the Eucharist and Reconciliation

– Deeper prayer life

– Greater love for Scripture

– Growth in the gifts and fruits of the Holy Spirit Questions? Please contact Jessica Balzarini at or 651-633-8333