Be a Guest with Us on a Transforming Community Retreat

The following retreats are each part of an ongoing Transforming Community. There are a limited number of guest spaces available as to not disrupt the community’s experience together. Whether you are looking for a taste of of this experience or you simply need a break from ordinary life to spend some extraordinary time with God, you may choose to attend a single open retreat as a guest.

The cost to attend a single retreat is $625.

Once you’ve submitted your preferred retreat, we will contact you with more information about attending. If you have questions at any point, you can contact

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Travel Information & Directions


Q Center

1405 North Fifth Avenue St. Charles, IL 60174

St. Charles is approximately 45 miles west of downtown Chicago.

If you are looking for a transportation service outside of Uber, Lyft or car rental, A-1 Airport Limousine is a preferred vendor of Q Center. They offer ride shares to minimize costs, as well as solo rides.

A-1 Airport Limousine Service, Inc.

Schedule via online portal


1-800-354-5849 or 1-630-833-3788 option 2

Sample Schedule

4:00 P.M.Arrival and Check-in

5:45 P.M. Dinner

7:00 P.M. Gathering Prayer

7:30 P.M. Session


9:00 P.M.Night Prayer/Great Silence

6:30-8:15 A.M. Breakfast on Your Own

8:30 A.M. Morning Prayer/Break Silence

9:00 A.M. Session 2


11:00 A.M. Session 3

12:00 P.M. Mid-day Prayer

12:30pm: Silent Lunch

1:00pm: Solitude, Rest and Reflection

5:15pm: Evening Prayer

6:00pm: Dinner

6:30 P.M. Small Groups


9:00 P.M. Night Prayer and Worship

9:30 P.M. Celebration Reception

6:30-8:15 A.M. Breakfast on Your Own

8:30am Morning Prayer

9:00am: Session 4


11:00am: Session 5

12:00pm: Leaving Service

1:00pm: Departure