Pre-Retirement Seminar

Are you ready for Retirement?
What do you need to plan for and consider?
Can you financially or emotionally afford it?
Where will you live?
What will you do?
What are the steps to proceed in the process?

Preachers’ Aid Society and Benefit Fund can help you work through these questions and more at our annual Pre-Retirement Seminar to be held this year at the Pere Marquette State Park in Grafton, IL.
Please note the date and location change due to Rend Park Resort closure.

October 5-6 (1:00 PM Thursday to 12:00 PM Friday)

Pere Marquette State Park
Pere Marquette Lodge and Conference Center
13653 Lodge Blv
Grafton, IL 62037

Clergy & Spouses who are 10 years or less from retiring.

$45 individual/ $75 couple covers all materials and meals
Plus lodging (Conference hotel is $95, including tax!)


  • UM Pension Plan
  • Health Insurance
  • Taxes in Retirement
  • Medicare/Medicaid
  • Housing Options
  • Adjusting to Retirement
  • Identity changes
  • Boundaries as Retired Clergy
  • Relationship with Spouse
  • Rest and Relaxation
  • Wills & Estate Planning
Bonus:  Your PERSONAL PENSION PROJECTION will be available for those who register by September 22,
AND individual financial conferencing will be available to review any projection and personal retirement concerns.

Excellent and informative!

Good use of time!

Tremendously helpful! More young clergy should hear this information!

I learned a lot! Good clear advice; valuable!


Mark Your Calendars Now – Oct 5-6, 2017

Registration to Open Later this Year