Leader Retreats

Development Days

These are held annually across Canada.  Their focus is professional development with opportunities for rest, refreshment and connecting with colleagues.


Alberta Pastor and Spouse Development Retreat

Fall 2020 at Rivers Edge Camp, Cremona, AB

British Columbia Pastor and Spouse Development Retreat

Fall 2020 at Charis Camp, Chilliwack, BC

Ontario Pastor Development Days

Fall 2020 location(s) pending


Planned by local pastors and leaders, the EMCC Pastoral Couples' Retreats are held annually in or near Banff, Alberta and in the Niagara Region of Ontario, toward the end of January.

The focus is on restoration and renewal in the midst of the demands of ministry. You will be encouraged through thoughtful teaching and worship. There is lots of opportunity for connecting with one another and for simply enjoying the beauty of the area.

The 2020 retreats are on the following dates. 

January 17-19 in Banff (click for details)

January 31-February 2 in Niagara 

Niagara Falls Details:

Registration is open and discounted until Dec 20

Location Marriott Falls View (Right at the Falls)

Theme: Togetherness: Navigating Ministry Together

Price: $450

Opportunity for ministry couples to spend time together. Less time in sessions and more time in worship and navigating ministry together, with lots of time together as spouses!

Any Questions
Andrew Epp