"Discover Your Purpose and Soar through Life with a Fervent Spirit" Kayshannique will be teaching from her book. You'll discover three questions you must answer in this lifetime. God created each human being for a specific purpose and the sooner you discover what that purpose is the sooner you will live a more happier and fulfilled life. I will be discussing “The Importance of Living In Purpose” and “The 7 Keys To Soar Through Life With A Fervent Spirit.” Read Bio
With nearly 40 years of experience, Myles Gentzkow is a highly accomplished ministry leader, strong communicator, pastor, Bible teacher, certified life coach and keynote speaker for singles retreats and conferences. He is a main speaker for San Diego’s largest singles outreach “First Friday" and currently teaches a men's Bible study weekly. read more
As a Success Strategist, Lifestyle Evangelist, and Change Catalyst, Kristine Gunn is an interactive motivational speaker who inspires men and women to break through disappointment, patterns, and beliefs about the past to create a vibrant new future – whether that’s a new relationship, an “all in” faith life, or the realization of a bold new dream. KristineGunn.com read more
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"You Were Born for MORE" Single parent families are welcome to bring your children with you. During retreat sessions, we are offering parents a chance to attend the retreat sessions while your children receive their own Bible study and do fun crafts. Last year was our second year with 14 children attending the retreat with their parents. They will join you for worship and then have the opportunity to have their own time. No babysitting services are provided at the retreat. Join us and build awesome memories with your children at the retreat!
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Experience contemporary praise & worship with the new Jim Gray Band. Jim Gray, lead vocalist (acoustic guitar), Gonzalez Elicia (lead guitar), Gary Travis (backup vocals), Chris Fox (bass), Mark Luther (drums), Tina Coleman (keyboard) and Eric Pulcifer (harmonica). Get closer to God through your worship experience in Jensen Chapel.
"Identity Guard: Scripture Singspiration" To know scripture is to know God’s thoughts. Scripture Singspiration is simply singing songs based on scripture. So we can sing to learn God’s thoughts.I will share about finding a love for God’s Word through song and how they have affected my life and can affect your own life. I'll even share a few of my song favorites. Read Bio
You decide what you'd like to do on your free time. Thousand Pines offers many amenities and a chance to getaway, grow closer in your relationship with God and meet new singles that will be attending this awesome retreat. And, yes, there are hammocks to lounge in center camp. You're going to love it here!
"Dating On Purpose”
Do you find that when you do things with clear intention and purpose, you achieve better results? Do you also find the “higher” the purpose is, the more rewarding and enjoyable it is? The same principles apply to dating. God designed each of us for a unique purpose. Why not integrate that with both how and who we choose to date? In this interactive workshop, Blaine Carman, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Author and Dating Coach, will provide you with tools and strategies to get clear on your purpose in dating and how to use dating to serve the Higher Purpose of serving God! Read Bio
"Discover Yourself: Become a Kingdom Courter." What is the difference between Dating and Courting? Dana will teach on the 15 Tips to Consider for Successful Courting and discuss dating, loneliness, establishing boundaries, having realistic expectations in a relationship, keeping your standards and be what you want to attract. These are only a few of the topics Dana will explore. Read Bio
"Finding Your Identity for Healthy Relationships" This workshop will help you discover who you are when you encounter times of loss, such as, relationship, divorce or health. We can get spiritual amnesia forgetting who we are because of our past or a bad breakup. We need to go back and find out, who am I? God wants us to become who He made us to be. We can find our own identity in Christ and not be defined by someone else or by our past, but ready for healthy relationships. Read Bio