Kathy Conner 
First Presbyterian Church 


Friday, February 16, 2018 at 3:00 PM EST
Saturday, February 17, 2018 at 11:00 AM EST

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Safety Harbor Resort and Spa 
105 N. Bayshore Dr.
Safety Harbor, FL 34695

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Friday, February 16th 3:00 p.m. -
Saturday, February 17th, 11:00 a.m.

  "Come As You Are"
is a women's overnight only 25 minutes away from home in the middle of picturesque, downtown Safety Harbor at the Safety Harbor Resort and Spa!

Invite friends and get ready to have a blast, relax and be encouraged and refreshed in your walk with Christ. 


Our speaker this year is Dr. Tammy Smith from Columbus, Ohio. Tammy is a Licensed Professional Counselor in Ohio and Texas, a National Certified Counselor, and holds a Ph. D. in Psychology.  Her graduate and undergraduate work was in counseling and Bible.  She currently works two days a week in her counseling practice, Threshold, and has been ministering to clients for 23 years.  Tammy is married to Mike, a pastor of Vista Community Church in Northwest Columbus, Ohio.  they have two boys, Spencer and Shaeffer.  Of her many passions, Tammy utterly enjoys the chance to interact with others deeply around God, His truth, and His amazing ways.  

Click here to visit her website and learn more about Dr. Smith 

Schedule & Location

3:00pm Friday - Registration opens.
5:30pm - Fellowship, appetizers and shopping in History Hall.
6:30pm - Dinner

You are encouraged to come early on Friday and enjoy Safety Harbor Resort amenities and its world reknown spa. "Built on site of the natural mineral springs believed to restore youth and vitality, our spa treatments and the three swimming pools use the healing powers of the water to help you achieve your own personal serenity." 

The hotel is also offering "Retreat" participants a 20% discount on their services (scroll down for more information). You can also enjoy the fitness center, pool side relaxation, tennis courts and more! 

 Click Here for more information on the
Safety Harbor Resort and Spa

Scroll down and click on the REGISTER NOW button below to join us Be sure to scroll down completely to view all the important information and fun stuff going on!!



For those who wish to arrive early and enjoy the facilities, rooms will be available.

*The following room fees include dinner, continental breakfast, retreat materials and surprises!

$250* one woman in a room
$179* per person/2 women in a room
$145* per person/3 women in a room
$128* per person/4 women in a room

$65 - Friday Night Only **NO OVERNIGHT STAY**
Friday night only includes dinner/program, retreat materials and surprises!

 Email Kathy Conner, kathy@firstprestampa, to inquire about confidential scholarship help.

Ready to signup?  Click the "Register Now!" button below!


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More Fun Stuff ...

Safety Harbor Spa and Fitness
Come early and enjoy the amenities at Florida's only natural mineral spring spa. Retreat participants will receive a 20% discount on all spa treatments. 
Contact Safet Harbor Spa and Fitness directly to make an appointment at
1-888-237-8772 or visit their website, To receive your discount, make sure to mention you are staying at the resort when making your reservation.

Shopping at the Hotel
You will have the opportunity to shop for items provided by
First Pres members and friends beginning at 5:30pm p.m. in History Hall before dinner.  Vendors such as...

Sydney Buchanan Jewelry
Karama African products
and more! will be there to show you the wonderful things they have to offer.

 Collection for the First Pres Clothing Closet, Hope Depot
As an expression of our love for Christ, we are collecting: 


Men's Athletic Shoes (sizes 9-13)
Men's Denim Pants (sizes 30-38 waist, lengths can be various)

Men's Boxer/Underwear (sizes L-2XL)


for the First Pres Clothing Closet, Hope Depot for those who are homeless, Please bring your donation with you to the retreat.

Collection for Created
You can help support Created: a ministry to help restore vulnerable women invlolved in the sex industry to an understanding of their value, beauty and destiny in Jesus Christ. 


We will be collecting the following items for their Outreach Street Ministry, reaching women with the love of Jesus!


1. Korean Mini Bibles

2. Small Gift Bags 5" x 3 1/4"

3. Nail Polish/Nail File*

4. Lipstick/lip gloss*

5. $5 gift cards to Starbucks, Dunkin' Donuts, McDonalds, etc.

6. Cross necklaces (silver, gold or rhinetone)

7. Necklaces or braclets with inspiring words


* Brand names like, Elf, Cover Girl, Maybeline, rimmel, NYC, Revlon, Cosmogirl, Sally Hansen, China Glaze, Essie, OPI and any brands found in local malls.


Please bring your items with you to the retreat.

If you have questions or if you would like to help with the
women's retreat, contact Kathy Conner at: or call her at 229-0679 ext. 224.

We are going to have a blast!  Hope to see you there!