The Council of Churches in Zambia (CCZ) recently concluded a profound retreat at Kuzipa Farms, centered around the theme “The Love of God Compels Us.”
The event, aimed at fostering connections and fortifying the collective mission for the upcoming year, left attendees energized and poised to conquer 2024 with a renewed sense of purpose and love.
Clarence C. Kaoma, CCZ Communications Officer, shared insights into the transformative journey undertaken by CCZ members during the retreat.
“With an unwavering belief in the transformative power of faith, CCZ members embarked on a journey of self-discovery and communal renewal, guided by the profound love of God,” stated Kaoma.
At the heart of the retreat lay a commitment to spiritual rejuvenation. Attendees engaged in devotion and introspective discussions, delving into the depths of their faith to seek clarity, solace, and renewed purpose.
The serene backdrop of Kuzipa Farms provided the perfect setting for participants to find solace in prayer, meditation, and scripture, nurturing their souls and igniting the flame of divine inspiration within.
Beyond individual introspection, the retreat provided a sacred space for enhancing and strengthening bonds within the CCZ community. Participants, united in their dedication to serving others, engaged in heartfelt conversations, shared experiences, and offered unwavering support to one another.
Kaoma noted, “In this atmosphere of mutual respect and understanding, relationships flourished, laying the foundation for collaborative endeavors and shared aspirations.”
The CCZ retreat served as a beacon of light, guiding attendees on a journey of self-discovery and reaffirmation of purpose. Through thoughtful reflection and guidance from spiritual leaders, participants unearthed their unique gifts and passions, recognizing their pivotal role in advancing the kingdom of God and effecting positive change within their communities.
As the retreat drew to a close, participants emerged invigorated and emboldened, armed with a renewed sense of purpose and unwavering faith in God’s providence.
Inspired by the boundless love of their Creator, CCZ members pledged to embrace the challenges and opportunities that lay ahead with compassion, resilience, and unwavering faith.
According to Kaoma, “The CCZ retreat at Kuzipa Farms stands as a testament to the transformative power of faith and community.” In the serene embrace of nature, attendees embarked on a journey of self-discovery, communal renewal, and spiritual awakening.
As they return to their respective communities, they carry with them the indomitable spirit of unity, love, and purpose, poised to make 2024 a year of unprecedented growth, compassion, and divine fulfillment for the Council of Churches in Zambia.