Manna Cohorts


Rev. Geniese Stanford
Shepherd of Manna

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To register for Manna, click on the link below for the cohort you choose.  

Before registering, please carefully check the dates of both the Opening and Closing Retreats. You will be expected to attend both of these events. Each cohort is limited to 20 participants.

You will receive 2 CEUs for completing Manna.

The overall cost for Manna is $1,350. This includes your lodging and meals for the retreats; it is payable over the six months of Manna. A $100 deposit is required at time of registration.

There may be MEF funds available to cover a portion of the cost if needed.  Contact Rev. Matthew Wissell at to apply for MEF funds.  Please note: If you will be applying for MEF funds, limit your registration fee payment to a maximum of $350.


Manna Cohort 2024-A:  January to August      

Opening Retreat —Jan 31-Feb 2

2024 A Closing Retreat — July 31 – Aug 2


Manna Cohort 2023-B:  April to September    

2024B Opening Retreat — April 24- April 26

2024B Closing Retreat —  Sept 25-Sept 27