How to Have A Successful Retreat

Preparation and planning are an important part of having a successful retreat. With so much to do, and today’s lifestyle, choosing Kulaqua, best Christian retreat location in Florida, for your next retreat is a great way to ensure its success! Our knowledgeable staff is here to assist you will all your Retreat needs.

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Retreats at Kulaqua, the best Christian retreat location in Florida, help People Get Their Lives Back


Recently we received a question that we’ve heard many times before, “I was recently given a new leadership role and I think that having a retreat would be great for our organization, I’m just not sure how to put one together. Can you help get me started?”

Choosing Kulaqua, best Christian retreat location in Florida, for your Educational or Christian Retreat in Florida is a good decision because retreats have the following benefits.

  • Retreats are a powerful way to bring the right people together at the right time for the right reasons.
  • Retreats allow us to step away from the daily grind so that we can interact with each other and view our work from a different perspective.
  • Retreats help us to access different parts of our hearts and minds, awaken our curiosity and Imagination, create excitement that generates momentum, and move our work forward and powerful ways.
And having your retreat at best Christian retreat location in Florida helps to contribute to its success.  

So what is the secret of having a successful retreat?

What makes the difference between time well spent and effort well expended in organizing a retreat? Benefits of having a retreat include laying aside daily pressing business to create a culture of hyper focus for extraordinary business. Allowing your members to be fully present while giving them the opportunity to step back think more broadly and come together.

The first step in creating a successful retreat, at best Christian retreat location in Florida, is to determine a clear and significant purpose.

A retreat is an amazing tool when a group has an important work to do together. There are exceptional times for strategy development, resolving conflict, working together on new goals or initiatives, creating plans of actions. The different environment away from the common workplace helps to clear focus, and foster creativity and togetherness so your group can begin working together in new and refreshed ways. A retreat can also help to fuel and build the organizational skills for strategic and creative thinking, which can then be carried back into the daily workplace. A retreat, at the best Christian retreat location in Florida, is also an excellent opportunity to reflect together take stock and assess and refine the group dynamics and provide a boost to specific areas were there may be room for improvement. Ideally a retreat should be strongly related to your purpose and its effect should be to move you and your group forward away from your status quo into a higher realm of working together and being effective together. But it is also important to balance the amount of work focus that you intend to include in your retreat with enough balancing activities to keep your group refreshed. There are several goals that can be included in a successful retreat, at the best Christian retreat location in Florida. They can be used to develop strategy, work through problematic issues, resolve areas of tension, educate your team, build new skills, and plan for future events. But it is not a good idea to try to tackle all of these things in one retreat. Choose two or three small goals that relate to your over arching overall goal of your retreat. That way the guests at your retreat and attendees can feel that they have achieved a sense of accomplishment and are refreshed at the end of the retreat. Hosting your next retreat at the best Florida Christian Retreat Center will help to contribute to its success.
Kulaqua makes it easy to Have a successul Retreat
Regardless of your reason or type of retreat, choosing Kulaqua Retreat and Conference Center, best Christian retreat location in Florida, for your successful retreat in Florida is wise because Kulaqua has just what you need. Along with all of the amenities, it has a variety of accommodations available. You can choose hotel-style accommodations for some privacy, or go with a mini-lodge for your entire group. There are also chalets and other options at your disposal when you hold your retreat at Kulaqua Retreat and Conference Center.   Take action now to arrange to hold your next retreat at the best Christian Retreat Center in Florida, Kulaqua Retreat and Conference Center. If you don’t take action soon, you might lose the opportunity of an early booking. Don’t make the mistake of waiting until it is too late to take advantage of good weather. Schedule a retreat at the Kulaqua Retreat and Conference Center so your guests have a chance at a ”retreat-ment”

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What People are Saying

“There facility is topnotch. The staff is very attentive to your needs and it has a peaceful private setting with lots of nature to enjoy, fresh Florida springs and the natural beauty of the Santa Fe river along with nature trails full of amazing thing.. The accommodations are very nice and comfortable.” -Ed Sroka
I’ve been coming to Camp Kulaqua for close to 40 years and it never disappoints! I’m here for my son’s 6th Grade Outdoor Education and Camp Kulaqua once again exceeded my expectations…good times, good food, safe & clean accommodations, and activities for all ages. -Emil Moldrik
“Went for the first time yesterday with a 3 year old and a 14 year old and both kids, including myself and husband enjoyed our day. Good price, clean park, friendly staff and lots of life guards watching! We will go back again next year for sure!!!” -Lela Johnson
“What a treat this retreat was. The grounds are beautiful, the accommodations impeccable and the staff; amazingly kind and courteous. It’s not my first time but I’m planning to make it an annual thing.” -Elsie Frederick
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MON – THUR 8:00am – 5:00pm FRI – we close early
Kulaqua Retreat and Conference Center
23400 NW 212 Ave.
High Springs, FL 32643

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