The "I Release Me" Retreat: A Journey of Healing, Release, and Spiritual Transformation



Saturday morning, September 24, 2023, amidst the whispering leaves and gentle breeze, a group of six young ladies gathered for a retreat that would become a pivotal moment in their lives. Organized by the Girl Get Up Outreach Ministry, the "I Release Me" Retreat was not just an event; it was a sacred space for healing, letting go of past hurts, and embracing the divine purpose that God had in store for each of these young souls.

The retreat took place surrounded by the quietude of nature—a perfect setting for introspection and healing. From the moment the young ladies arrived, they were enveloped in an atmosphere of love, acceptance, and warmth.

The retreat kicked off with setting the tone for a day of spiritual transformation. The presence of God was palpable, and it was evident that this gathering was guided by a higher purpose.

The morning session centered on addressing the wounds that had lingered in the hearts of these young women. Through guided discussions and intimate sharing, they discovered that they were not alone in their pain. Their stories resonated with each other, creating an unspoken bond of empathy and understanding.

In the afternoon, the retreat transitioned into a powerful discussion about embracing God's divine plan. The young women were reminded that their past did not define them; it was merely a chapter in their journey. Through scripture, personal testimonies, and heartfelt messages, they were encouraged to trust in God's guidance and walk boldly into their future.