2018 Retreat

the 18 inch journey retreat was created for adults who cannot attend our two month school. our hope is that this retreat will facilitate powerful encounters with the Father and inspire a lifelong friendship with Jesus.  


eighteen inch journey Retreat

Wednesday April 11, 2018 - Sunday April 15, 2018

Ages: 26 and above

Applications: Closed for 2018

Tuition: $750 - This tuition covers all food, lodging, supplies and classes.

Hosted over four days in the woods of Sophia, NC, this retreat is a concentrated version of our discipleship school, the 18 Inch Journey. This extended weekend is focused on going beyond what you know about God in your head to really knowing Him in your heart. Core themes include building and sustaining God-centered belief systems, creativity, journaling God's voice, emotional health and brave communication. Led by Jonathan and Melissa Helser and the Cageless Birds, this retreat will expand the possibilities of what your daily relationship with God can look like. Ideal for working single adults and / or married individuals who can not come to our two-month school.

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