Director / Retreat LeaderRev. Barbara Lemmel is an ordained elder in the New England Conference of the UMC. She has served congregations in Vermont and upstate New York, facilitated conference re-structuring,
and offers programming and spiritual guidance to churches and pastors. Barbara studied Family Systems Theory with the Lombard Mennonite Peace Center in Chicago and the Center for
Pastoral Effectiveness in New Orleans. She has led Tending the Fire retreats for clergy, laity and judicatory leadership since 2003. Barbara also offers one-on-one leadership coaching and
coordinates the Parish Consultants of the New England Conference UMC. For more information, visit www.tending-the-fire.com or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Session 1 - Opening Intensive: November 1-3, 2017 (Irons Homestead, RI)
Session 2 - Deepening Retreat: January 9-11, 2018 (Framingham-Edwards House)
Session 3 -Sending Retreat: February 27-March 1, 2018 (Connecticut-Silver Lake Conference Center)
Cost per person for the three part retreat is $600.00. Overnight accommodations are available at each location. Please visit the registration page for more information.
For more information please visit www.tending-the-fire.com.