As the trees around us begin their transformation, it is also the perfect time for us to slow down,prayer for fall take a moment to just breathe and enjoy the change before us. Around the Retreat & Conference Center, it’s as if we’re watching God’s paint strokes beginning a masterpiece. Do you have a favorite tree near your home that you appreciate each year as its colors change? Do you enjoy the fall decorations displayed by neighbors? Do you make time to visit any pumpkin patches nearby? Share your favorite fall colors and activities with us! Now, let’s take a few quiet moments to watch the beautiful scenery in this video as we pray with hope and thanks.

“Even if something is left undone, everyone must take time to sit still and watch the leaves turn.” ~Elizabeth Lawrence

“Winter is an etching, spring a watercolor, summer an oil painting and autumn a mosaic of them all.” ~Stanley Horowitz