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Thrive Retreats

Our retreats allow women serving cross-culturally to get away from their demanding work for a time of rest, renewal, and refreshment. The women are ministered to holistically - spiritually, emotionally, and physically.


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We serve Global Women from hundreds of agencies and churches

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Our retreat objective is to provide encouragement for Global Women to thrive through spiritual, emotional, and physical care.

2018 Philippines
2018 Philippines
October, Fall
Panglao Island, Bohol, Philippines
2019 Italy
2019 Italy
February, Winter
Tuscany, Italy

The value of your retreat experience is approximately $780. However, the only cost to you is a registration fee of $125 USD and any transportation expenses to and from the retreat. We provide your hotel stay in a shared double room, all meals, meeting expenses, gratuities and other miscellaneous expenses.

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Retreat for Global Women

About Our Retreats

Retreats are for U.S. and Canadian women who live and work cross-culturally. You must currently be a full time, support based, cross-cultural worker living overseas.


Why only North American Women?

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As of May 2018, we have been in 41 different international locations and hosted 16 retreats in the U.S. for women on furlough. More than 4,600 women have attended a retreat as our guests. The retreat experience is a gift to the retreat attendee, typically underwritten by friends and supporters of our ministry.

We provide care, resources, and community to encourage and empower Global Women to thrive.



A safe place for you to come and be loved by our sweet Jesus Christ


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Prayer and Worship

A safe place to pray and worship freely with other Global Women. Sometimes it is not easy for Global Women to worship publicly while serving overseas. At our retreats, Global Women can freely pray and worship with other Global Women.

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Connection

A safe place to connect and share with other Global Women who understand the demanding work of living overseas. Meaningful connections that bring sense of belonging and knowledge that they are not alone in the field.

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Professional Counselors

A safe place where you can process with professional counselors that will listen and pray with you. We understand the challenges of being a mother, a wife or a single person on the field. Many Global Women have benefited from counseling over the years.

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Physical Care

A safe place where you can relax and enjoy all the amenities such as pedicure, massage therapy, haircuts from professional hairstylists, and many more! Because we know that you are always serving others, at our retreat we want to serve and pamper you!

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"Sometimes we can feel forgotten on the field. This retreat reminded me of my place in the Kingdom and the love that the Father has for me."

"You can feel God's fingerprints and grace all over this event. It feels really good to have someone safe..."



 


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Our Retreats encourage Global Women to thrive by providing a safe and restful environment that meets her unique physical, emotional and spiritual needs.