2019 Ministerial Team


Spring Retreat


April 23-25


Crystal Mountain

12500 Crystal Mountain Drive

Thompsonville, MI


crystalmountain.com    231-378-2000



Special Guests


Speaker:  Dr. Bud Reedy, Pastor, Charlottsville First Church of the Nazarene in Keswick Virginia


Worship Leader:  Carlos Lonberger, Director of Church Relations and Director of Graduate Programs in the School of Theology and Christian Ministry at Olivet Nazarene University




Retreat Agenda


Tuesday - April 23rd

3:00-6:00 p.m.     Check-In & Registration (The Inn at the Mountain) 

6:30-8:00 p.m.     Dinner & Inspiration (Crystal Center)


Wednesday -April 24th

8:30-9:30 a.m.     Casual Breakfast Buffet

9:30-11:00 a.m.   Inspiration Gathering (Crystal Center)

                             Lunch on your own & afternoon free time

6:30-8:00 p.m.     Dinner & Inspiration (Crystal Center)


Thursday - April 25th

8:00-10:00 a.m.   Checkout (please check out prior to the Closing Inspirational Gathering at 10:30 a.m.)

8:30-9:30 a.m.     Casual Breakfast Buffet (Crystal Center)

9:30-11:00 a.m.   Closing Inspirational Gathering (Crystal Center)

11:00 a.m.           Retreat Concludes



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Spring Retreat is for every pastor and spouse serving in ministry on the Michigan District.  Our desire is for everyone to join us.  Please do not let the cost of the retreat be the reason you do not attend.   Please contact Kevin Hardy if financial assistance is needed.  



Our Special Guests


Dr. Bud Reedy


Dr. Bud Reedy is the pastor fo the Charlottsville First Church of the Nazarene in Keswick Virginia.  


Pastor Bud was born and raided in southern Maryland,  He is a 1971 graduate of Charlotte Hall military Academy, Charlotte Hall, Maryland; a 1975 graduate of Easter Nazarene College in Quincy, MA (B.A. Communication); a 1980 graduate of Nazarene Theological Seminary (M.Div.) and a 2002 graduate of Wesley Theological Seminary (D.Min).


Pastor bud and Sally have served churches in Shawnee, Kansas; Lansdale, Hershey, Oxford and York, Pennsylvania.  Bud served 2 years at eh denomination headquarters in Kansas.  


Bud and Sally have two children; Greg of York, Pennsylvania and Heather of Morrisville, North Carolina; and 3 grandchildren; Bayse Joseph, McKenna Grace, and Micah Daniel.  



Carlos Lonberger


Carlos Lonberger is Director of Church Relations and Director of Graduate Programs in the School of Theology and Christian Ministry at Olivet Nazarene University.


A 2003 graduate of Olivet, Carlos has also completed a master's degree in Pastoral Leadership and a Doctorate of Education in Ethical Leadership at the University.  He was ordained an elder in the Church of the Nazarene in 2011.  After graduation,  Carlos served for 13 years in local church ministry in Kansas City, Southern Indiana, and Chicago as a youth pastor, worship/administrative pastor, and church plant lead pastor.


Carlos is married to Kristen '05, and they have 4 sons.