Joseph’s People Retreat – 2019

Joseph’s People Retreat – 2019

Sunday, Feb 17, 2019

2:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Malvern Retreat House
Upper McShain
315 S. Warren Avenue Malvern, PA 19355


We cordially invite you to attend the 7th Annual Joseph’s People Retreat.  This wonderful event is a time to enjoy  Friendship, Fellowship, some great advice and a tasty dinner.  Every year, we are blessed to have wonderful people volunteer their services.  This year is no exception.  The day includes two very interesting speakers.  Three helpful discussion groups.  A delightful dinner and mass for those who wish to participate.  Joseph’s People is a 100% volunteer mission and like all of our programs, this event is absolutely FREE.  RSVP is required please.  For information email:

The Theme of our retreat this year will be HOW FAITH IS AN INTREGAL PART OF YOUR JOB AND YOUR CAREER SUCCESS.  – Faith sustains you and is also something you can draw upon to support you in your struggles and keep you from discouragement.

Retreat Time and Location

Sunday, February 17, 2019

Malvern Retreat House

315 South Warren Avenue, Malvern, PA 19355

Please NOTE that we are in a different building than in previous years, so please follow the signs to the McShain Conference Center building. It is located on the property, just in a different location.  This time, enter the property from the upper entrance (A) 

Starts promptly at 2 PM – 6:30 PM EST

Please arrive before 1:30 PM to sign in. 

(Meet & Greet – Coffee and snacks)

Opening Prayer and Introduction

2:00 to 2:15 PM

Our Keynote Speaker – Rod Colon

2:15 to 3:15 PM

Rod is a Motivational Speaker, Career Strategist, Diversity/Inclusion Specialist, Author and Master Networker.  He conceived and championed the job search paradigm of “CEO of ME, Inc.”  He has been the CEO of his own company, Rod Colon Consulting, LLC since 1997.    He travels worldwide speaking with professional groups, colleges and corporate leaders to deliver his unique call-to-action:  “Own Your Career.”  His book, “Win The Race for 21st Century Jobs,” explains how the CEO power can change your job search and your career.  He is also the Radio Show Host of “Own Your Career”, a Call-In Radio Program. He has a BS in Business Administration from Georgian Court University and MA from Georgian Court University in Theology and Pastoral Theology. 

(Coffee & Snack Break)

3:15 to 3:30 PM

Breakout Sessions

3:30 PM to 4:00PM

1.    How your faith is an asset to your struggle   

2.    Putting faith into action – never be paralyzed

Theresa Hummel-Krallinger – Speaker

4:00 PM to 4:30 PM

Theresa is a Culture Maven, Trainer, Coach and Laughologist.  She is a corporate trainer and performance consultant, humorist and motivational speaker.  She has been working with Fortune 100 companies for over 25 years, training Leaders, Management, Boards and Employees.  Theresa is the President and Board Member of the Greater Philadelphia ASTD (American Society for Training and Development) and  a Faculty Member at Temple University.  Her degrees are from Chestnut Hill College in Biology/Chemistry and Villanova University in HR Management. 

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Closing Remarks & Prayer

4:30 to 4:45 PM


4:45 PM to 5:45 PM


5:45 PM to 6:30 PM

Fr. Philip Windle

Everyone is invited to attend whether Catholic or not. 

No one is required to attend. 

Services that are offered for attendees

Free Babysitting

For parents with young children, babysitting will be available for free at the Retreat.  Please indicate your babysitting needs via the registration form.  (The babysitting will take place in the same building where the retreat is being held).

Carpooling to the Retreat

If you are in need of a ride, or think you might need a ride, please let us know when you register.  We will do our best to get you there.

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