My Quiet Spaces Cruise
Join us for the first My Quiet Spaces cruise event – a retreat designed for Christian women. Engage your mind, body, and spirit through music, creative writing, meditation, movement, and prayer. Gather with other women who are seeking a time of renewal and connection with God. Relax in the warmth of the Caribbean while enjoying the comforts and activities of the ship, beaches and ports with Christian friends new and old.

January 25 - 29, 2018

Aboard the Royal Caribbean Brilliance of the Seas

Date Port Arrive Depart
January 25 Tampa, FL 4:00 PM
January 26 At Sea
January 27 Cozumel, Mexico 8:00 AM 6:00 PM
January 28 At Sea
January 29 Tampa, FL 7:00 AM

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Patricia Wilson, the author of Quiet Spaces, spent many years as a professional motivational speaker and has worked in pastoral and palliative care. She writes on a variety of subjects including inspirational themes, coping with change and short mystery stories. Her other books include When You Come Unglued…Stick Close to God and Freedom from Worry.

Jane Herring is a Presbyterian pastor who has also taught college literature  courses. She leads contemplative retreats on prayer, meditation and using writing in prayer and spiritual formation. Jane is author of One Day I Wrote Back.

Hilda R. Davis believes women are sacred beings, beloved of God, who deserve healthy lives full of joy and purpose. As an integrative health therapist, coach and counselor, she aims to be a guide on the wellness journey for all women. She uses art, meditation, storytelling and music as therapy tools. Hilda is the author of Live Healthy and Be Well.

J. Dana Trent graduated from Duke Divinity School and has worked in higher education administration, nonprofit fundraising and hospital chaplaincy. She is
now a full-time writer, speaker and teacher. She is the author of Saffron Cross and an upcoming book on keeping the sabbath.

Kristen E. Vincent is a retreat leader and author of A Bead and a Prayer: A Beginners Guide to Protestant Prayer Beads and two related prayer bead books. She is a graduate of Duke Divinity School and The Upper Room’s Academy for Spiritual Formation.

Linda Furtado is a woman on a mission to express her creativity in daily life through writing, photography, music and art. She is a wife, mother and seminary
student. Linda is on staff at The Upper Room.


CAT Description Price
N Inside Stateroom $419
H/I Ocean View Stateroom $499
E2/E3 Balcony Stateroom $599

Taxes of $71 & $75 Program Fee Not Included.