Mini Retreat

August 8, 2013

Mini Retreat at Canyon Crest Country Club

Thursday, Aug. 8th, 11:30am

975 Country Club Drive

Riverside, CA

Opening Prayer and Reading by Dr. Hargis

Creating a Culture Where Teachers Can Grow: Resources for the Spirit

Ephesians 3:14-21

God's Call in Our Lives

Isaiah 43:1-4

Please be sure to bring your iPAD so that you may utilize the Bible app.

Mini Retreat Agenda

Prayer and Welcome 11:30 a.m.

11:45 to 12:15 – Ice Breaker - Teacher Bingo

12:15 to 1:15 - Lunch and social time

1:15 to 1:45 - Balloon Keep Up

The aim of this light hearted but powerful exercise is to promote problem solving lateral thinking and to think positively that a task can be achieved. Teams are given a number of balloons to keep in the air with only one touch allowed. Simple at first, as more balloons are added, the action becomes frantic. To solve the problem requires some creative thinking.

1:45 to 2:30 - Group Work – School Purpose

2:30 to 2:45 - Reflection