Heart to Heart Retreat

Weekend Retreat for Women.

flowersFriday, July 31 at 2:00 p.m. through Sunday, August 2, at 2:00 p.m. Come for a time of quiet stillness to nurture your own sense of peace, and uncover sacred truths within your heart, combined with group moments of truthful inspiration and prayer. Click on Heart to learn more.

Women's Spiritual Spa

Body, Mind, Spirit Weekend Retreat


Friday, August 7 at 4:00 p.m. through Sunday, August 9 at 12:00 p.m. This silent retreat weekend includes prayer, input, sharing, 1/2 hour massage and several surprises that are all about you and the journey. Come tired and leave relaxed. For more information click on Spiritual Spa.

Heirloom Writing

Life Story Day Retreat

benchMonday, September 14 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Bring your laptop, ipad, paper and pen to this retreat on the process of compiling and writing your life story. The most endearing - and enduring - legacy you can leave your family is your story. Mark your calendar now for this retreat coming up in the fall.

Latest from the Center

Journeying Through the Seasons of the Year


Christian Literature Interest Group...This day book discussion group meets from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. once a month on a Wednesday. Join us to read and discuss scripturally based novels and inspirational books. Click on the following link for a list of upcoming book titles - book selections.


Weeklong Silent Directed Retreats are offered throughout the year. This overnight retreat includes a private room, daily spiritual direction, prayer, and all meals. Receive the blessings and inspiration of spending meaningful time with our ever-present God. Click on directed retreats for information.


Coming Soon!...Knowles Mercy Spirituality Center Calendar of upcoming retreats, programs, interest groups, and event.

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About Us

KMSC is a retreat center located near the bank of the Platte River just west of Omaha, Nebraska. A ministry of the Sisters of Mercy, we welcome people of diverse faiths and cultural backgrounds to share the comforts of our indoor space and the peaceful, prayerful environment of twenty-five acres of natural woodland beauty surrounding the Center.

Get In Touch

Directions and Map
Address: 2304 Campanile Rd,
Waterloo, NE 68069
Phone: 402.359.4288
Email: kmscenter@mercywmw.org

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