Pastor and Terrie Chappell invite you to be a part of this two-day retreat at the beautiful Newport Beach Marriott. This is your opportunity to leave behind the cares of your daily routine and simply enjoy the sweetheart God has given you.

Pastor Bill Prater, Guest Speaker

Bill Prater was saved as a “bus kid” at Fellowship Baptist Church in Liberal, Kansas in 1976. He later attended Bible college where he met his wife Katie. The Praters were married and joined the full-time ministry staff of Fellowship Baptist Church in 1981. Bro. Prater served the church in various capacities including Minister of Music, Youth Pastor, and Associate Pastor before assuming the Pastorate in May of 2000.

In addition to his ministry to Fellowship Baptist Church, Bro. Prater also serves the community of Liberal as a board member and facilitator for the Leadership Enrichment and Development group, and as a chaplain and commissioned police officer for the Liberal Police Department.

Bro. Prater and his wife Katie have two married sons, T. J. and Tyler, one daughter, Tiffany, and five grandchildren, Malorie, Kevin, Ellie, Huck, and Callie.

Marriott Hotel & Spa

Marriott Hotel & Spa in Newport Beach, CA, offers over 40,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor event space. The hotel features 532 newly redesigned hotel rooms, each offering a private enclave of refreshing comfort. Walk along the beautiful coast of Newport Beach or Shop at Fashion Island and discover great shopping while enjoying a scenic setting.

Marriott Hotel & Spa is located at:
900 Newport Beach Center Drive
Newport Beach, CA 92660

The cost is $275 and is non-refundable.


Retreat Begins
11:00 AM Registration
1:00 PM Opening Session—Pastor Bill Prater

2:30 PM Break-out Sessions

Salon A-B—Jerry Ferrso
Salon 1-3—Gabriel Ruhl
Salon C-D—Dr. Tom Shepherd
Salon E-F—John Williams

3:30 PM Afternoon Session—Pastor Bill Prater
5:00 PM  Check In /Free Time


8:00 AM Breakfast
9:30 AM Morning Session—Pastor Chappell
10:30 AM Closing Session—Pastor Bill Prater
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