By the brook faq 


What is By the Brook? 
By the Brook is a 2-day retreat for mothers and female caregivers of special needs individuals.

Can I bring my child? 
No, and we do not offer childcare.

Do you offer group discounts? 
Yes, we offer $5 off for groups of 5 and $10 off for groups of 10 or more. Please contact Kim Thorpe and she’ll give you a group code.

Where is By the Brook? 
By the Brook is a Rising Above Ministries event, held at The River Community Church, Cookeville, TN 38506.

Do I have to pay for spa services?
No, all of the spa services are free.  However, spa services are 1st come 1st served?

Where do I sleep?
You will be responsible for your own accommodations. After registration, you will be emailed about hotels that are offering discounted rates.

What is the schedule for By the Brook?

Friday, June 21, 2019

2:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Doors Open for Spa and Crafts

3:00 PM - 5:30 PM

Games [Trivia and Bingo]

5:30 PM

Dinner Doors Open

6:45 PM

Entertainment with Dawn and Lori

7:45 PM - 9:00 PM

Coffee Talk [with specialty coffee from Roots Coffee]

Saturday, June 22, 2019

8:30 AM

Continental Breakfast

9:00 AM

Worship and Keynote Session

11:00 AM

Breakout Session 1

12:00 PM


1:00 PM

Breakout Session 2

2:00 PM

Living Room Session

3:00 PM