winter retreat 2023

Winter Retreat is back again at the Church of the Nazarene in Harrisonburg! All students between 6th-12th grade are invited to this awesome, Spirit-filled weekend full of worship sessions, games, activities, competitions, and so much more! It’s a great opportunity to start the year as we gather with other students and leaders from Nazarene churches from across Virginia. We are so excited to welcome everyone back to Harrisonburg for Winter Retreat! 




Early Bird Registration: $120

Through December 16, 2022

General Registration: $140

December 17, 2022 through January 13, 2023



Early Bird Registration: $100 + Ministry Safe ree

Through December 16, 2022

General Registration: $120 + Ministry Safe Fee

December 17, 2022 through January 13, 2023

Checks should be made payable to Virginia District NYI and mailed to:  

Virginia District NYI

Attn: Christy Marshall

28 Fleetwood Drive

Palmyra, Virginia 22963

Cancellation Policy: A cancellation fee of $50 applies for all cancellations made after Monday, January 2nd, 2023. If payment has not been received an invoice will be issued and due within 30 days of receipt. No refunds will be issued for any cancellations received within 24 hours of event start. Substitutions are accepted with fee adjustment, if appropriate.

*****DISCLAIMER & NOTICE***** Due to Covid restrictions a total attend cap may become active due to CDC guidelines. We will communicate out any updates as provided by the CDC and the District. Refunds will be issued in case of an event cancellation. Winter Retreat protocol will align with CDC Guidelines as current to January 14, 2023.  

Rev. Olivia MICHAEL

Winter Retreat Director

Pastor Olivia Michael currently serves as the Pastor of Generational Ministries at the Harrisonburg campus of Church of the Nazarene in Harrisonburg, Virginia. In her hometown, she is known for her stand up comedy routines and for deep love for emus. She has attended Winter Retreat for years as a student, leader, and now the director and she has loved every minute of it.

If you have any questions about Winter Retreat, please feel free to contact Pastor Olivia.