Prayer Retreat 2021

Illinois cOnference Annual Prayer Retreat

We invite you to join us for a special Illinois Conference Prayer Retreat at Camp Akita, October 1-3. Our guest speakers will be Jim and Ingrid Moon. Pre-registration is required and the deadline for registering is 9/27. In accordance with CDC guidelines, masks are required for indoor gatherings. In view of the Covid landscape be aware of potential date changes.


guest speakers

Pastor Jim and Ingrid Moon

Jim and Ingrid currently serve at the Collegedale Church on the campus of Southern Adventist University. Jim is the Worship Pastor at Collegedale, and in August he graduated from Andrews University with a Doctor of Ministry degree in Discipleship and Biblical Spirituality. His DMin project involved the development and implementation of the Ebenezer Model of Missional Prayer.

Ingrid serves as the Women’s Ministry Leader at the Collegedale Church. She has a Masters in Curriculum and Instruction from Andrews University and is currently working on a Masters in Pastoral Ministry.  Ingrid is also writing a character development curriculum for the Desmond T. Doss foundation and works as a reading tutor at Apison Elementary School in Tennessee. 

Jim and Ingrid enjoy walking together, finding new restaurants, travel, and mission trips. They have three children. Jay is a sophomore at Southern Adventist University. Maggie is a freshman at Southern, and Sam is a freshman at Collegedale Academy.