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  • GilChrist Retreat Center
  • Special Event
  • Religion and Spirituality
  • Southwest Michigan
  • Spiritual Formation

As we anticipate the 25th anniversary of GilChrist Retreat Center in 2020, please join us for one of two storytelling and story-gathering sessions this summer! Come prepared to share a 5-7 minute story about your time at GilChrist or just listen. Light refreshments will be available.

Please RSVP by e-mail ( or phone (269-244-1130).



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GilChrist is the public retreat center of the Fetzer Institute. We support the Institute’s mission of helping build the spiritual foundation for a loving world by preserving a contemplative environment for healing self, society, and the natural world. We warmly welcome both groups and individuals and people of all faiths and affiliations.


GilChrist Retreat Center

Three Rivers , MI 56265 Day Road