Event Details

2023 Men's Retreat | March 24th & 25th
March 24, 2023. All day
Organizer: Paul Fulks


Friday and Saturday, March 24th and 25th


Courtyard by Marriott - Cleveland Independence

5051 West Creek Road, Independence, Ohio 44131


Guest Speaker: Pastor Tim Anderson

This year’s guest speaker will be Pastor Tim Anderson. Tim is the pastor of Nottingham Baptist Church in Willoughby Hills, Ohio. He grew up at First Baptist Church of Elyria and graduated from FBCS. After graduation, Tim studied at Faith Baptist Bible College in Ankeny, Iowa, and upon receiving his degree, pastored in North Carolina and Colorado. Tim returned to Northeast Ohio and became the pastor of Nottingham Baptist in September of 2020. Tim is married to Stacie, and they have three children: Morgan, Gavin, and Owen.


Registration and payment are due by Sunday, February 19th. Prices listed are per person and include retreat sessions, lodging, and breakfast on Saturday morning.


The room options we have are Regular King Room and Regular Double Queen Room.



King Room for 1 person | $155

King Room for 2 people | $75 each

Double Queen Room for 1 person | $160

Double Queen Room for 2 people | $80 each

Double Queen Room for 3 people | $60 each

Double Queen Room for 4 people | $50 each


Friday, March 24th

3:00pm | Check-In Begins – Grab dinner on your own

7:00pm | Welcome & First Session

8:30pm | March Madness Basketball Games in Conference Room

Pop, Water, and Snacks Provided

10:00pm | Free Time – Feel free to stay in the meeting room to watch basketball, eat, and hang out, or you can head to bed

Saturday, March 25th

7:00am | Breakfast in the Conference Room (Ends at 9:00am)

We will provide a grab-and-go breakfast

9:00am | Second Session

10:30am | Share & Prayer Time

11:00am | Group Picture & Dismissal

11:30am | Check Out of Rooms – Grab lunch on your own

1:00pm | Top Golf & Shooting Range

2:30pm | Head Home


Please make checks payable to First Baptist Church of Elyria.


If you have any questions, please see Pastor Paul Fulks or Julia Snelling.