The Religious Sisters' and Lay Women Preached Retreat at Cedarbrake Catholic Retreat Center in Belton is a retreat for religious sisters. The retreat begins Aug. 9-at 6 p.m. and ends Aug. 14 at 12:30 p.m. Franciscan Father Albert Haase is a former missionary to mainland China and award-winning author of 11 books and five DVDs. Currently, he serves as chaplain at Cedarbrake Catholic Retreat Center. Based on his best-selling book, Living the Lord’s Prayer: The Way of the Disciple, this retreat will explore the Lord’s Prayer as a mission statement to be lived in the life of every disciple. The cost is $450 and includes private room with private bath, all linens and meals. To register or for more information, call (254) 780-2436.