Frequently Asked Questions
What is the Changed Retreat?
How old do you have to be to attend retreat?
Where is the retreat located?
The Changed Retreat is held at Camp WOW (Walk on Water) at 8256 Diagonal 1500 Rd. in Stuart, Oklahoma. It is located in eastern Oklahoma and is 2 hours east of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; 2 hours south of Tulsa, Oklahoma; 2.5 hours west of Fort Smith, Arkansas; and a little over 3 hours north of the Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas area.
Can I room with my friends?
We will make every effort to place you in the same room as your friends. When you register for retreat, there is a place on the form for you to request your friends as roommates. If you’ve already registered and want to make a change, just email email@example.com.
What should I pack for retreat?
What activities are available?
We offer plenty of activities that will bring out your artistic, competitive, and adventurous sides. During free time, you can enjoy activities like crafting, zip-lining, canoeing, hiking, playing games in the gameroom, watching movies in the Worship Center, and more. The full schedule of free and paid activities will be available at retreat check-in, and registration will be available on-site. Cash, checks, and credit cards will be accepted.
How much does the retreat cost?
Do you have a discount for women in full time ministry?
Do you have financial assistance?
Can you accommodate dietary restrictions?
How do I let someone know about my special needs?
If you are pregnant or have a medically restricted diet, trouble walking long distances, or another medical condition we need to know about, please notify us through registration. Please note, special needs refers to medically necessary accommodations as we are unable to accommodate special preferences.
Do you coordinate carpooling?
While we recommend carpooling, we do not officially orchestrate a carpool. However, we do have volunteers in the Oklahoma City area who are willing to help connect women and coordinate rides. If you live in the Oklahoma City area and want to volunteer to drive or need to find a ride to retreat, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for our volunteers’ contact info. Also, if you’re interested in coordinating a carpool from your area, please let us know by emailing email@example.com.
Do you accept credit cards at retreat?
We do accept cash, checks, and credit cards for activities and last-minute registrations. The Camp WOW Snack Shack has a $10 minimum for credit card purchases, so we recommend bringing cash for snack purchases.
Is Changed sponsored by a church?
Changed Women’s Ministries is a 501(c)3 organization and is not affiliated with any church or denomination.
What is the Prayer Line?
How can I volunteer with Changed Women’s Ministries?
For your first Changed Retreat, we want you to rest in Jesus’ presence and focus on growing closer to Him without serving the women around you. Once you’ve attended at least one retreat, you are able to choose from several volunteer teams that work to create an environment where women can encounter God. You can also serve on the team that promotes the Changed Retreat year round. To volunteer with Changed, email firstname.lastname@example.org and someone will help you find the right team for you.
How can I help promote Changed Women’s Ministries at my church?
We love that so many of our beloved retreat attendees want to help spread the word about our retreats! If you’re interested in promoting Changed at your church, contact email@example.com.