One Heart Retreat

Can you kindle a lifetime of faithfulness in 24 hours? YFC One Heart Retreats are designed to engage you in a variety of Scripture based reflective experiences that connect you to the Father.

The first element of the Leadership Blueprint, the One Heart Retreat is a required experience for those persons wanting to secure their Ministry Credential or Certification and is a pre-requisite to participation in YFC Institute.

This overnight getaway has been designed to train our hearts for exclusive allegiance to Jesus, steadying our strong connection in Him so that we can bear much fruit. More than 1300 staff in the past eight years have found the One Heart Retreat to be pivotal in the focus on falling more deeply in love with Jesus as they serve Him.

One Heart Retreats are held regionally and occur in the fall, check the dates and locations below. The retreat typically begins at 12pm on Day 1 and concludes at 2pm on Day 2.

Cost:  TBD

Includes registration fee, food and accommodations for one night.

Faculty: Jerry Wheeler, Teddi Pettee & Others

Prerequisites: None

Focus: Falling in love with Jesus


2019 One Heart Retreats: 

Pacific Northwest, Sept 5-6, Thursday 12pm - Friday 2pm 

Location: Portland, OR area, REGISTRATION OPENS SOON


Central States A - Minneapolis, Sept 12-13, Thursday 12pm - Friday 2pm 



Southern States, Sept 19-20, Thursday 12pm - Friday 2pm 



Southwest States, Oct 3-4, Thursday 12pm - Friday 2pm 

Location: Palm Springs area, REGISTRATION OPENS SOON


Central States B - Dallas, Oct 10-11, Thursday 12pm - Friday 2pm 

Location: Dallas, TX area, REGISTRATION OPENS SOON


Great Lakes, Oct 17-18, Thursday 12pm - Friday 2pm 

Location: Indianapolis, IN area, REGISTRATION OPENS SOON


Eastern States, Nov 21-22, Thursday 12pm - Friday 2pm 

Location: Baltimore, MD area, REGISTRATION OPENS SOON


 Make-up One Heart Retreat, Dec 10-11, Tuesday 11am - Wednesday 2pm 

Location: Mt St Francis, 101 St Anthony Drive, Mt St Francis, IN, 47146, REGISTRATION OPENS SOON


If dates or location in your region do not work, you are welcome to attend any One Heart Retreat.