Welcome to St. Peter ACTS Retreats

The parishioners of St. Peter Parish are pleased to present an ACTS weekend retreat. This parish based retreat offers the opportunity to renew your spirituality and prayer life, to strengthen your faith and its application in your daily life, and to build lasting friendships among members of the parish community. It is presented by your fellow parishioners with spiritual direction from Father Matthew O'Toole (September 2023 Women's Retreat) or Father Charles Archer (September 2023 Men’s Retreat).

If you are not a St. Peter Parishioner, please call Kevin J. Stillman, Director of Finance and Operations, prior to registering at 314-966-8600 (Extension 1012) or at kstillman@stpeterkirkwood.org.


  • September 2023 Men's ACTS Retreat

    Sep 28 – Oct 1

    2023 Men's ACTS Retreat

Registration Fees

September 2023 Women’s and September 2023 Men’s ACTS Retreats Fee Structure

  • Team Member 
    1. $285 double room and $315 single room ($30 surcharge), regardless of the payment method 
  • Retreatants
    1. $285 single room, regardless of the payment method
  • **Retreat fees are subsidized for all retreatants and those team members who opt to share a room.  Retreatants also may pay the actual cost of $315/person if desired.
  • If you need financial assistance with the retreat fee, please contact Kevin J. Stillman, Director of Finance and Operations, at 314-966-8600, extension 1012.

Important Dates:

  • Women's Retreat - September 7-10, 2023 - Registration closes August 31, 2023.  
  • Men’s Retreat - September 28 to October 1, 2023 - Registration closes September 21, 2023.

If you are not a member of St. Peter Parish, please contact Kevin J. Stillman, Director of Finance and Operations, to register at 314-966-8600  ext. 1012 or kstillman@stpeterkirkwood.org

Retreat Information

The Retreat begins Thursday evening at 6:30 p.m. in St. Peter Church. Please arrive between 6:00 p.m. - 6:15 p.m. for check-in. The Retreat will end Sunday with a reception in the Parish Center following 10:00 a.m. Mass. Transportation to and from Mercy Retreat Center will be provided for all retreatants.

Financial difficulties should not prevent anyone from attending the retreat. If you are unable to pay all or part of the fee, please contact Kevin Stillman, Director of Finance and Operations, at 314-966-8600, ext. 1012, or kstillman@stpeterkirkwood.org for information regarding scholarships.

Approximately 7- 10 days prior to the Retreat, you will receive a letter describing what to bring with you (e.g. clothing, reading material, etc.) for the weekend. 

Administrative Contacts

Registration, Financial Aid, & Payment Questions - Kevin J. Stillman, Director of Finance & Operations
P: 314-966-8600 ext. 1012
E: kstillman@stpeterkirkwood.org


Retreat Contacts

September 2023 Women's ACTS Retreat Director - Colleen Sneed

P:  314-604-8217

E:  colleenmsneed@gmail.com

September 2023 Men's ACTS Retreat Director - Jeff Martin

P:  314-807-4575

E:  jeffrmartin@gmail.com