Location: Applegate Retreat Center, Northern California
(Within 1- hour drive of Sacramento)
Are you ready to start or deepen your Christian meditation practice? If so, you’ll love this Christian meditation retreat! In the beautiful countryside of Northern California you’ll spend time connecting with God with other like-minded believers.
Come and break free from the distractions and busyness of life where you can relax, release, and reset your life. You’ll also enjoy Christ-centered yoga and variety of other activities to transform your heart and nurture your spirit. We all need extended times to get away, clear our minds, and dwell in God’s presence. Draw unto God during this time of mindful rest, and release the worries and cares of life!
The Benefits of Christian Meditation
Christian Meditation Techniques
Christian Meditation & Inner Healing
Creating an Ongoing Self-Care Practice
What you can expect daily:
Several Daily Workshops – You’ll attend daily Christian meditation and personal and spiritual growth workshops that will help you to deepen your Christian meditation practice, heal wounds and limiting beliefs, create a stronger spiritual foundation, and more.
Personal Time with God – Draw close to God and he will draw close to you. Entering into God’s presence bring clarity, healing, and comfort. During this times, you will spend time with God working on personal and spiritual growth assignments.
Personal Time for Yourself – It’s important that we stop and take time to connect with our own heart to address any pains, hurts, and needs that may be buried under the busyness. Connect with our spirit also help to clarify our vision and stay on the path that really matters.
Guided Christian Meditations – Calm your mind and bring every thought under the authority of Christ.
Christ-Centered Yoga Classes – These gentle yoga classes promote strength, relaxation, and flexibility and include prayer and scripture. Christian yoga helps us to calm the mind and open the spirit more fully to God.
Daily meals – 3 fresh, healthy, and life-sustaining meals.
Prices for this trip are incredibly affordable and include lodging, all meals (at the center) and workshops/classes along with materials. Price does not include airfare or transportation.
Coming alone? No problem, you’ll be matched up with a roommates. Couples welcomed.
You’ll received guided Christian meditation instruction (workshops), Christ-centered yoga or exercise, fresh, locally sourced cuisine, to explore, and many other activities, this trip is the perfect way to relax, release, reconnect, and re-energize.
Come and get refreshed in God and learn how meditating on Christ and the Scriptures will deepen your relationship with God, help you let go of stress, grow more spiritually, and maintain your peace of mind even during times of crisis.
The GETAWAY WITH GOD Christian Meditation Retreat is going to teach you the life-changing practice of Christ-centered meditation, a spiritual practice that many Christians have never done before, but that is encouraged throughout the scripture. Joshua 1:8 tells believers that it is through meditating on Christ that we gain true success in life. Yet not the success of the world, the success of a loving, joyful, and thriving relationship with Jesus Christ.
(Retreat meets from Thursday to Sunday)
8:00 – Tea or Coffee/Personal Devotionals
8:30- Christ Centered Yoga Practice & Group Meditation
10:30- Workshop: All workshops focus on Christian meditation and its techniques and instruction, establishing or deepening an authentic practice, tools for healing inner hurts and wounds, maintaining peace of mind, and eliminating stress along with guided practice.
1:30 – 4:30- Personal, Activity, and Reconnect Time:
(Afternoons alternates between personal alone time to complete self-healing assignments and nurturing and/or recreational activities that include:
5:30 – Dinner
6:30- Guided Group Christian Meditation
7:00 p.m. – Workshop focused on Christian meditation and its techniques and instruction, establishing or deepening an authentic practice, tools for healing inner hurts and wounds, maintaining peace of mind, and eliminating stress along with guided practice.
8:30- Evening Activity: Gentle Candle-light Yoga, Soaking in God’s Spirit, Praise Flags Worship, Prayer Circle, etc.
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