Welcome to Light in the Desert - Via de Cristo Nevada

A Via De Cristo Community serving Nevada, Arizona, and Southern  Utah

A Message from Your National Delegate

Return to the Mountain Retreat

Our Story

Message from the Lay Director


October 2018

Brian’s Blog

Our Mission


Behold, I am doing a new thing!  Now it springs forth; Do you not perceive it? I am making a way in the wilderness and streams in the desert.
Isaiah 43:19

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Spiritual Directors' Message

Father Steven Kalas  &  Pastor Lisle Stewart

Spiritual Directors' Blog

Our Community

Our Next Weekend



Sept. 19-22, 2019

Camp Lee

Mount Charleston

Here is a link to her song, Old Church Choir!  https://youtu.be/yOEviTLJOqo

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A gathering of the local Via de Cristo community for encouragement and fellowship..open to all three-day movement attendees

Grand Ultreya

Oct. 6, 2019

Community Lutheran Church

1:00 - 5:00 pm


Rekindle Renew Return


Return to the Mountain Summer Retreat We just completed our first ever Renewal Event  held

July 12-14, 2019

Potosi Pines Camp

The weekend was a HUGE success and we look forward to holding another one in the future. Thank you to everyone who participated!!   If you attended this event, please stay tuned for an evaluation/survey to provide feedback for future events!  

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Lay Director - Brian Comeno

Assist Lay Director - 

Terry Lizotte

Spiritual Director - 

Father Steven Kalas

Secretary - Barbara Grubaugh

Treasurer - Mary Jamison

Registration - Nan Renaud

Palanca Coordinator - 

Christina Ulisky

Communications Coordinator- Karen Weires

Music Coordinator- Albert Weiss

Fourth Day/Ultreya Coordinator - 

Kevin Hutchinson 

Outreach Coordinators - 

Eric  Nicholaus  (S Utah)

Kelly Hays-Thorson (W Arizona)

Pastor Nicole Collins (NV)

Rick Girouard (young adult)

Three-Day - Gerry Jones

Light In The Desert Via De Cristo

P.O. box 50691 Henderson, NV 89016

Webmaster- Karen Weires