Ministers and Mates Retreat



February 20-22, 2020

Registration ends on January 13, 2020



Chateau on the Lake

Branson, MO



$310 per couple

$160 for one person (two per room)

$230 for one person (one per room)


Registration Info

Download the registration form and email to or mail to P.O Box 2129, Conway, AR 72034.

Arrival & Check-in: Thursday, February 20th 3:00-6:00pm

Departure & Check-out: Saturday, February 22nd 11:00am


Ministers and Mates Retreat is for all assigned ministers.


Our Speaker


Dr. Dwight Gunter

Dr. Dwight Gunter served as pastor of Nashville Trevecca community Church from April 2002 until his election as the MidSouth District Superintendent in 2018. He previously served as pastor of Richardson Church of the Nazarene in Richardson, TX, Midland Valley First Church of the Nazarene in Aiken, SC, and Spartanburg (SC) First Church of the Nazarene. He is currently Chairman of the Board of Trustees for Trevecca Nazarene University and served as President of the General Board of the Church of the Nazarene, Inc. for 2017-2018. 

Dr. Gunter has written for various publications and authored ​Deliverance From Daily Giants (2006), Seven Letters for Seven Churches (2011) and co-authored Best Practices for Effective Boards (2012). 

Dwight and his wife Karan have two children - Lindsay and Trae, and three grandsons, Benjamin, Carter and Rivers. 

Dr. Gunter earned the Bachelor of Arts degree from Trevecca Nazarene University (1982), the Masters of Religious Education degree from Nazarene Theological Seminary (1984), and the Doctor of Ministry degree from Nazarene Theological Seminary (2000). 


For more information contact:

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