Where to begin….there are loads happening around here (with me…and with the ministry!)
So I will sum up the goings on!
First, Captivating Heart is coming to life!
Captivating Heart is a retreat ministry based on the bestselling book, Captivating by John and Stasi Eldredge. Captivating is based on the message that there are core desires of woman’s heart- to be romanced, to play an irreplaceable role in a great adventure, and to be the beauty of the story- and that unlocking and understanding these desires are the secret to the feminine heart. The core message of Captivating is this:
Your heart matters more than anything else in all creation. The desires that you had as a little girl and the longings you still feel as a woman are telling you of the life God created you to live. ~ Captivating
I have felt a strong desire for several years to bring this message to my community in a way that is affordable and accessible to women locally, so a team of twelve other faithful ladies and I have been working diligently to provide just that…and it’s coming together! I am so excited! AND I so want you to join us! There are tons of ways to register:
1) You can go to the events page and click on the “register now” button under Captivating Heart…
2) Check out our online home at www.captivatingheart.com. You can find out all the information and register right there online! Special shout out to Madwire Media for donating design hours to create our site!
We’re hosting our first fundraising event!
To raise funds for Captivating Heart and provide scholarships to those who could not otherwise afford the retreat we are hosting a Garden Party on June 9 from 10-12. We would love for ya’ll to come out….you can purchase your ticket to attend and find out more about the event here:
Fundraising has begun in earnest!
So if you can’t make our awesome ladies tea (I’m super excited to wear my new garden hat!) and you want to donate to our cause (please, please, please consider it!) then, we have a way for you to do that as well through our totally secure fundly site…We’d love to partner with you to help make this happen!
Hmmmm…I think that those are all the exciting updates I can think of right now, but the truth is I’m super tired and I need to rest up for a brain scan tomorrow….beauty sleep for pictures, you know? (beneath this false bravado is a girl secretly asking for your prayers…I really detest having someone inject radioactive dye into my head, strap my head into a cage and stick me into a really noisy, very tight-quartered tunnel.) Thank you so much in advance for your prayers and love! Hopefully, I will have more to share this weekend!
Grace and Peace,