Attention Catholic Girls! 
Dare to Prepare this Advent!



Women of Grace / Young Women of Grace Presents

Dare to Prepare:
An Advent Retreat for Teen Girls

The Young Women of Grace "Dare to Prepare" retreat is a day of Advent reflection for teen girls ages 12+ that includes Mass, social time, games, and a very special Christmas craft/gift. 

Pennsylvania - Two Different Dates and Locations:
Susan Brinkmann, OCDS, co-author of Young Women of Grace: Embrace Your Femininity, will give two presentations: "Say Hello to Emmanuel - the God With You" which teaches girls how to practice the presence of God in their everyday lives, and; "The 'Yes' That Changed the World" which explains Mary's role in the Redemption and the critical role women play in the world today through the gift of their unique feminine genius.

A local youth minister will also address the girls on the importance of respecting themselves in the way they dress and relate to themselves and others. This day includes a light breakfast, pizza for lunch, and lots of homemade Christmas cookies & treats! 

Cost:
$30 per person includes retreat materials, continental breakfast, and lunch.
Saturday December 8th
St. Joseph's Church 
5050 St Joseph's Rd, 
Coopersburg, PA 18036 
(610) 967-4171. 
Contact Rose Newcomer: 610-390-4131

Saturday, December 15th
St. Agnes Church, 
445 N. Main Street, Sellersville, PA 18960; 
215-257-2128. 
Contact Sue Brinkmann: 215-983-9701
 

New York:

Mary Dillenback, co-developer of Young Women of Grace: Embrace Your Femininity, will give two presentations: "Say Hello to Emmanuel - the God With You" which teaches girls how to practice the presence of God in their everyday lives, and; "The 'Yes' That Changed the World" which explains Mary's role in the Redemption and the critical role women play in the world today through the gift of their unique feminine genius.

Dayna Leader, Family Life Associate for Marriage Preparation and Enrichment will also address the girls with a talk entitled, "Dare to Prepare For Your Future Spouse." This day includes a light breakfast, pizza for lunch, and lots of homemade Christmas cookies & treats!

Cost:
$10 per person includes retreat materials, continental breakfast, and lunch.  (A generous benefactor has subsidized the registration for this event.) 
St. Anthony's Church
850 Arsenal Street
Watertown, NY 13601
(610) 967-4171. 
Contact Mary Dillenback 315-771-1377


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