Karen's Story: "I first went to We Want More kicking and screaming. I was in a hard and a dark place – overwhelmed by an intense full-time job, three kids under 5, and a marriage that desperately needed change. I thought that taking a weekend away would only make life more stressful. Gratefully, a dear friend literally dragged me into her car and off we went to the retreat.
I spent the entire weekend sobbing – I was scared and sad and angry at life circumstances. I was met with embrace, comfort, care, wisdom, and love. I was held in tenderness. In other words, I was presented with the face and heart of Jesus. The next 24 hours were transformative.
Through prayer, reflection and release, God convicted me with the truth that He does not want me to live a life driven by fear or anxiety or of lurking in shadow hoping to just get by. No – instead, He wants for all of us to have an abundant life – filled with hope and joy – birthed by Him and fueled