MEN, DO YOU know your true identity in christ?

Join us for an incredible men’s retreat where you will uncover your true identity in Jesus Christ. This retreat is designed to help you listen to the Holy Spirit, find your true identity by forgiving past hurts, and exposing the lies of the enemy. You will learn how to leverage your life in Christ with a fresh perspective on the true you. Connect with other like-minded men, grow spiritually, and gain clarity on how to live a life that truly reflects your identity in Christ!

2023 Men’s Retreat

Our speakers

Let Pastor Andy & Josh Barrick of Hope Out Loud Ministry, alongside some like-minded guys, ignite YOUR personal identity in Christ at this year’s weekend event at:

Potomac Park Retreat in Falling Waters, West Virginia!

Our schedule

October 6th-7th, 2023

Friday – 1PM
Men Check In
  • Check in at Potomac Park and get ready for a great weekend!

Friday – 2PM
Session #1: Opening Prayer and Information
  • What to expect, logistics and ice breakers for groups around Identify Obstacles in your small group.

Friday – 2:45PM
Session #2: Overcoming Trauma in Life
  • Overcoming the wrong view of self and overcoming trauma that plants the seeds of lies in us.

Friday – 4PM
Session #3: Listening Prayer and the Holy Spirit
  • Andy & Josh will share personal experiences with the prayer and why it’s important to let God heal the broken places in our hearts.

Friday – 5:30PM
Dinner and Fellowship
  • The Potomac Park Retreat staff will serve a hearty dinner.

Friday – 6:30PM
Session #4: Hearing God Through the Holy Spirit to Reveal Your True Identity
  • Andy and Josh discuss how their true identity in Christ was revealed through their accident and realizing the lies that the enemy heaped on them after that event.

Friday – 8PM
Meet at the Fire Pit for Fellowship
  • It’s time to unpack the day together as we fellowship  at the fire pit!
Saturday – 7AM
Breakfast & Pack Up Your Stuff
  • The Potomac Park Retreat staff will serve a hearty breakfast to kick off the day and then you’ll have a chance to pack up your overnight gear before we start.

Saturday – 7:30AM
Session #5: Unpacking Forgiveness
  • Who do YOU need to forgive? Teaching on how unforgiveness may be the blockage to hearing God’s voice for your life.

Saturday – 10AM
Session #6: Understanding God’s View of You
  • Andy & Josh talk about understanding God’s view of YOU!

Saturday – 11:30AM
  • The Potomac Park Retreat staff will serve our last meal of the retreat for lunch
Saturday – 2PM
Session #7: Leverage Your (NEW) Life
  • Now it’s time to Leverage Your Life.  With ALL the new information you’ve learned, what does it look


Saturday – 3PM
Closing Session: Sharing and Celebration
  • Andy and Josh will do a panel discussion for Q&A and then we will have discussions to reflect on your experiences and insights gained from the retreat, and to celebrate growth and transformation.

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