Singles Retreat

The earth is the Lord’s and the fullness thereof,

the world and those who dwell therein,

for he has founded it upon the seas

and established it upon the rivers.

Psalm 24:1-2

Oct 7-9, 2022

Singles Retreat

Come and enjoy some fellowship with other reformed singles in the beautiful early fall weather
of northwest Virginia! This year’s Singles Retreat will include speaking sessions by Mike Myers
on ‘Courageous Christianity’. In addition, there will be free time to enjoy hiking/recreational
activities of your choice (feel free to bring your own recreational equipment and board games).

For any questions regarding the singles retreat, please contact the Singles Retreat organizer, Ken Barnes, at [email protected].







Mike Myers, Pastor

Our speaker for the 2022 Singles Conference is Rev. Mike Myers, pastor of Heritage
Presbyterian Church (OPC) in Royston, Georgia. He graduated from Greenville
Presbyterian Theological Seminary in 2013. Mike and his wife Katy have seven

The theme for the 2022 Singles Conference is Courageous Christianity.

The schedule for the four sessions is as follows:

  • A Courageous Faith – Ps 27 / 2 Tim 1:7
  • A Courageous Life – Prov 28:1 / Rev 21:8
  • A Courageous Witness – Acts 4:29-31 / Ps 138
  • The Courageous Christ – Isaiah 50:7 / Mark 14:53-65

First, Mike will be looking at the Christian religion as one that both calls to and enjoins a
godly courage. Second, he will deal with the sin of cowardice and then address how a
godly life enables believers to stand and live boldly. Third, he will apply it to the work of
worship and evangelism in a hostile world. Finally, Mike will examine the trial and death
of our Lord, and how He exemplified true, godly courage right to the moment of His


The registration fee includes lodging in a bunkhouse, all meals, and use of the main lodge facilities. Tent sites are also available if you would like to bring your own tent and sleep in it.


Early Bird Registration – $65, ends on August 31

Late Registration – $85, September 1-30



Online Registration Form

Machen Retreat and Conference Center


20 Bentley Dr
Sterling, VA 20165-6004


6 Job’s Hill Rd
McDowell, VA 24458


Retreat: (540)396-3650
Information: (703)477-5670

I will lift up my eyes to the mountains;
From where shall my help come?
My help comes from the Lord,
Who made heaven and earth.
Psalm 121:1-2