PIPES 2019 Retreat: Walking in God’s Glory

4pm Thursday 13 June – 4pm Saturday 15 June 2019


as His Family & Ecclesia in Australia

Registrations Closed. 

We retreat to humbly wait on God, as His children who earnestly seek Him, listening, worshipping and cherishing His presence, His Word, His revelation of who He is and who we are. We are God’s family and ecclesia, beloved sons seated at our Father’s right hand, walking in His glory, reflecting His likeness in humble servanthood, utter reliance and trust and radical obedience, overflowing His love, declaring His will and releasing His Kingdom in our nation and our world.

We are God’s guests: We retreat from man’s agenda to be guests of God Himself. We are invited by God to meet with Him and walk with Him. Be led by the Spirit of God to come as sons and daughters and fix your eyes on Jesus and know the glory of the Father’s face turned to you. Come – expecting to encounter God and open to contribute, as the Spirit of God leads you.

Key Scripture: includes Isaiah 55

“I have given them the glory that you gave me, that they may be one as we are one—  I in them and you in me—so that they may be brought to complete unity. Then the world will know that you sent me and have loved them even as you have loved me.” John 17:22-23

“For the creation waits in eager expectation for the children of God to be revealed…
in hope that the creation itself will be liberated from its bondage to decay and brought into the freedom and glory of the children of God.” Romans 8:19-21

In Him [Christ] we have redemption through His blood… that in the dispensation of the fullness of time He might gather together in one all things in Christ, both which are in heaven and which are on earth—in Him.” Ephesians 1:2-23. Note: 1:7, 9, 10 NKJV 

There is a divine mystery—a secret surprise that has been concealed from the world for generations, but now it’s being revealed, unfolded and manifested for every holy believer to experience. Living within you is the Christ who floods you with the expectation of glory! This mystery of Christ, embedded within us, becomes a heavenly treasure chest of hope filled with the riches of glory for his people, and God wants everyone to know it!

“Christ is our message! We preach to awaken hearts and bring every person into the full understanding of truth. It has become my inspiration and passion in ministry to labor with a tireless intensity, with his power flowing through me, to present to every believer the revelation of being his perfect one in Jesus Christ.” Colossians 1:26-29

Our Venue: We are grateful to return to El Kanah, an elegant, generously hospitable Christian facility: El Kanah, 975 Buxton-Marysville Rd. Marysville, Victoria.

Transport: We will try to assist guests with transport from Melbourne Airport to Marysville (70 kms – 1.5 hrs). We recommend that you connect with others and hire a car so you can enjoy exploring this beautiful mountain region. If you can pick up others – please send us the time you are leaving the airport and the number of seats available in your car. If you need lifts let us know asap. Plan to arrive well before pick up at 2.00pm on Thursday 13 June. We suggest you arrange return flights after 7pm on Saturday. If you need a lift from Melbourne let us know. Contact: Karen Wilson hop.blessed@gmail.com

Packing, Arrival & Departure: Please pack very warm clothes, torch, walking gear etc. Bring your Bible, journal, art materials, musical instruments, rugs, cushions etc.

Plan to arrive at El Kanah from 4pm to get settled before our commencement at 5pm on Thursday 13 June. We will depart by 4pm on Saturday 15 June. Enroute you may like to walk to Stevenson Falls, enjoy the shops & galleries and bless Marysville.

Inquiries to Karen Wilson hop.blessed@gmail.com


General Retreat Package includes registration, accommodation & meals at El Kanah.

Prices vary according to the number of people in your room. You can minimise costs by finding two others and booking a shared triple room or a twin or double room. It would be helpful if you can arrange this before you book. I

f you would like to come but cannot afford this, or you would like to share a room but do not have friend who can come – please email Karen Wilson: hop.blessed@gmail.com

Registration Options:

$245 per person– Day Visitor at the Retreat (13- 15 June)

Includes $100 registration fee and $145 for six meals and morning and afternoon teas. This option is for people who are booking their own accommodation elsewhere.

$355 Total retreat package for each person sharing a Triple Room.
PLEASE NOTE: If you are booking as a family or as friends who plan to share a room – please include the other people’s name/s and whether you want a double bed plus twin, or  three twin beds.

$355 per person includes $100 registration fee, $255 for triple room accommodation for two nights, and six meals and morning and afternoon teas.

$385 Total retreat package for each person sharing a Twin/Double Room.
PLEASE NOTE: If you are booking as a couple or as friends who plan to share a room – please note the other person’s name and whether you want a double bed or twin beds.

$385 per person includes $100 registration fee, $285 for twin/double accommodation for two nights, and six meals and morning and afternoon teas.

$525  Total retreat package for one person booking a Single Room.

Includes $100 registration fee, $425 for accommodation for two nights and six meals and morning and afternoon teas. Single rooms may not be located in the main residential building.

Additional Payment Options:
You can also register by email and pay by direct deposit or cheque.

  1. Email registration order to  Karen Wilson hop.blessed@gmail.com and pay by direct deposit to Partners in Prayer & Evangelism BSB 013403 Account No. 222372221. Please include your gender, whether you are booking a single, twin/double or triple room and the names of the people you are rooming with.
  2. Email your registration order to Karen Wilson hop.blessed@gmail.com and post a cheque for ‘Partners in Prayer & Evangelism Ltd’ to 55 Wonga Rd Ringwood North Vic 3134. Please include your gender, whether you are booking a single, twin/double or triple room and the names of the people you are rooming with. Ensure cheque arrives by 1/6/18

Inquiries to Karen Wilson hop.blessed@gmail.com

Please invite your family, friends, prayer groups & churches!

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