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2023 Schedule

Joy in the Journey Retreat

February 24-26, 2023

Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center, Independence, MO


Friday, February 24

3:00-5:00 pm    Registration and Room Check-in at Stoney Creek Conference Center

                            & Vendor Shopping Open


4:00-5:00 pm    Pre-Conference Session for First Time Attendees: Making the Most of Your Joy Experience


5:30-6:45 pm    Welcome Main Session I


7:00-8:00 pm    Dinner

8:30-9:30 pm     Fun Night



Saturday, February 25


7:00-9:00 am    Breakfast

8:00-8:45 am Vendor Shopping


9:00-10:00 am  Breakout Session I

10:15-11:30 am Main Session II

11:30-1:30 pm Lunch


12:00-1:00 pm Vendor Shopping


1:30-2:00 pm Adult Adoptee Panel

2:15-3:15 pm Breakout Session II

3:30-4:30 pm Breakout Session III

4:45-5:45 pm Breakout Session IV


6:00-7:30 pm Dinner

7:30-8:30 pm Worship Experience Session 

8:30-10:30 pm Workshop Time

8:30-9:30 pm Final Vendor Shopping


Sunday, February 26


7:00-9:00 am    Breakfast

9:00-9:50 am Breakout Session V


10:00-11:15 am Final Main Session III

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