Come to “The Well”

Register for “Come to the Well”
January 14-16, 2022
The Cove Retreat Center in Asheville, NC

Women of all Ages, Community also welcome to attend, invite your friends. Renew your Spirit, Rest your Body, Nurture your Faith, Encourage your Discipleship. Join us as we make time to reflect on God’s presence in our lives and recommit to making time for Him each day.  **Check-in will begin at 4:00 p.m. Our retreat will begin with dinner on Friday evening and will close following our worship service on Sunday morning.

2022 Registration Fees:
Single Occupancy $ 418.00 per person
Double Occupancy $ 292.00 per person
Triple/Quad Occupancy $ 260.00 per person

Room price includes lodging, 5 meals, retreat center amenities, all materials and participation in the retreat sessions.  Participants are responsible for arranging their own roommates and transportation. 
A $100 non-refundable deposit is required at the time of registration.  At least 50% of your balance is due on May 1, 2021 and the final balance is due by November 1, 2021.

Deadlines, Refunds, Cancellations and Substitutions
The $100 deposit is non-refundable. The entire payment is due on Friday, October 1, 2021. Cancellations received before October 1, 2020 are refundable less a the deposit and 3% credit card processing fee, if applicable. Cancellations after October 1, 2021 are non-refundable.

Substitutions may be made until December 15, 2021. Registrations may be transferred to another attendee. Substitutions are allowed using the following guidelines: The substituting attendee must provide a letter or email from the person whose place they are taking authorizing the substitution. The substituting attendee should pay the original attendee directly, since payment will have already been made to the Shandon United Methodist Church.

Register for the retreat by completing the registration form and paying the $100 non-refundable deposit with a credit card or check in person.


ADVENTure! (Advent Workshop)

Shandon UMC | 4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

In this time of uncertainty, Advent is a certainty. Let’s take time to prepare and remember the real meaning of Christmas.

Kick off the Advent season with a family-friendly event, Advent Workshop, to be offered outdoors this year on Sunday, December 5 from 4:00 to 5:30 p.m.  Families will enjoy time together crafting (and eating) a candy creche to display in your home. Pick-up kits will also be available. It’s $10 to participate and registration is required. 

Take home wreath kits and Advent Calendars are also available. For more info visit

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Poinsettias for Advent/Christmas

If you would like to place a poinsettia at LifeLine or in the Sanctuary in honor or memory of a loved one, please fill out the poinsettia form online or in your pew and drop it in the offering plate. Our deadline is Wednesday, December 8. The cost is $16.

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MYF Christmas Party

Shandon UMC | 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Students Grades 7-12 are invited to join us for the MYF Christmas Party. If you can, please bring a gift (valued at $5) to exchange.

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Special Christmas Music

Shandon UMC Sanctuary | :45 a.m. and 11 a.m.

Music of Christmas, Chancel Choir, and Orchestra at the 8:45 a.m. and 11 a.m. worship services. Pre-service music for the 11 a.m. service will begin at 10:45 a.m., with organ and orchestra.


Come to the Well – Women’s Retreat

Asheville, NC | The Cove

Register For “Come To The Well”
January 14-16, 2022
The Cove Retreat Center In Asheville, NC



contemporary service music

In-Person LifeLine Contemporary Worship

Dunn-Smith Gym | 11:05am

The messages are real and uplifting and the LifeLine Band keeps everyone engaged with contemporary praise songs, and there’s a children’s message. Childcare is available for infants – 3 years.

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minister preaching

In-Person Traditional Worship

Sanctuary | 8:45am & 11:00am

We would love to see you this Sunday. The services share messages that apply God’s Word to our lives today and feature music by our Vocal Ensemble, and a children’s message. Childcare is available for infants – 3 years. No registration is needed.