Strong in-reach supports great outreach.
The Christ-centered Retreat thematic event planners’ missions
a) To encourage, engage, and minister to the body of Christ in spiritual,
Biblical retreat or meeting environments; and
b) To facilitate and coordinate spiritual, Biblical retreats or meetings
among denominational or non-denominational Christian church communities.
Christ-centered Retreat thematic event planners maintain these value
a) Honor God in everything we do. Give Him the glory for every outcome.
b) Share in the fundamental belief that Jesus Christ is our Lord and
Savior, and without Him we can do nothing.
c) Acknowledge that the Holy Spirit guides our thoughts, bolsters our
convictions, comforts and minsters to us while engaged in the work of
d) Provide a non-judgmental, respectful environment in which to study
God’s word, find meaning and application to our lives, and encourage
others in this endeavor; and
e) Strive for excellence in each aspect of providing retreat and meeting
services, including curriculum, event coordination, follow up, and related
The primary objectives of Christ-centered Retreats are to:
a) Serve Christ and minister to His followers through varied in-reach
activities including special retreats and meetings.
b) Provide, facilitate, and/or guide dynamic, encouraging, cross-generational,
spiritual, Biblically-based Christian retreats and/or meetings consisting
of fellowship; communal praise, worship, and prayer; Biblical teaching;
and individual/small group meditation and study to the Christian faith
c) Create, adapt, and compile scriptural teaching materials and learning
activities into a type of thematic, topical, or textual curriculum useful
to retreat and meeting planners within the Christian faith community.
d) Offer an annual spiritual, Biblically-based, cross-generational
retreat to members of the Retreat Planners organization and their invitees
specifically building capacity and strengthening faith amongst these
e) Offer other meetings or events to encourage fellowship and discipleship
among members of the Retreat Planners organization and their invitees.
f) Minister to the Christian community through in-reach activities;
g) Offer retreat and meeting curricular components to other community
of believers for use or adaptation within their corporate churches,
at no-cost or at cost as it applies.
The Christ-centered Retreat thematic event planners’ purpose statements
a) to create and disseminate thematic Bible-based retreat materials.
b) to host religious retreats that encourage, engage, and minister
to the body of Christ.
c) to assist in Christian outreach to the community through a retreat