September 22 - 24  |  Golden Bell Camp & Conference Center

Golden Bell Camp & Conference Center, County Road 512, Divide, CO, USA

You’re invited to a multigenerational Arvada Covenant retreat experience like no other. Gather around the table, learn, worship, relax, and feast on God’s goodness, together.

WHO: EVERYONE AT ACC IS INVITED! If you have a child 2 and under, they are FREE (please include them in your name list but NOT in your count on the registration form).

WHEN: September 22-24, 2023

WHERE: Golden Bell Camp and Conference Center in Divide, CO

WHY: to wrap up our summer series, At the Table, to listen and learn from one another and feast on the presence of God (and maybe some good snacks, too!)

SPEAKER: Our weekend speaker is Todd Slechta. Todd is currently serving the Evangelical Covenant Church as President and CEO of Covenant Ministries of Benevolence (, a ministry that partners with organizations to advance innovative Christian initiatives that serve the vulnerable.

More importantly, Todd is a husband, dad to two daughters and sons-in-law, teacher, percussionist, consultant, preacher, skier, coffee enthusiast (addict?), gifted story teller, duffer, hiker, Chicago-born, Canadian-resonating, Ecuador-shaped, Colorado-longing, empty nesting, and soccer fanatic (go Gunners!) who is credentialed as an ordained pastor in the Evangelical Covenant Church and possesses a love of Old Testament and Jewish thought and theology.



6-8 p.m.: Arrival and registration. Make sure you eat dinner before you arrive!
7 p.m.: All Group Bingo and board game night
10 p.m.: Lights out


8 a.m.: Breakfast
9 a.m.: First Session (combined kids and adults for first half, split for second half)
12 p.m.: Lunch
1-5 p.m.: Free time: 400’ zip line, mini golf, swimming, fishing (bring your own gear!), gym time, game room, hiking
5:30 p.m.: Dinner
6:30 p.m.: Second Session (kids programming full time)
8 p.m.: S’mores, hot chocolate
8:30 p.m.: Blacklight dodgeball for all ages
10 p.m: Quiet hours


8 a.m.: Breakfast, pack up car, return keys
9:30 a.m.: Third Session (kids and adults all together)
11 a.m.: Head out!

LODGING: Lodging will be in hotel-style rooms. Parties that sign up together will be in their own rooms. If you want to share a room with someone, contact Kayleigh.

If you are interested in bringing your RV, click here for additional information and RV registration.