From Past Trauma
Our Sedona Spiritual Retreats
Connecting People to Spirit and Nature.
You’ve taken a regular and ordinary vacation before. Now take a peaceful spiritual journey of self-care that will positively transform your life and bring you welcomed inner peace: a Western Spirit Sedona spiritual retreat in magical Sedona, Arizona.
CORONAVIRUS UPDATE: Western Spirit Enrichment Center REMAINS OPEN for retreats. We invite you to chose love over fear. We are taking all the suggested necessary health precautions: suspending handshakes and hugs, sanitizing all surfaces, washing hands, social distancing, etc. Since we are a small facility and only take a maximum of four guests at a time, there is plenty of space. We are NOT in the high risk area of Phoenix or Tucson. We are in the small community of Sedona, which has a much, much lower number of virus cases. We believe you are safe here!
We are currently accepting reservations for retreats in September, October and November (we do not offer retreats during Arizona’s hottest months of July and August). Call now. (602) 540-5808
Take a deep breath, ignore the never-ending noise, and think deeply about what you want to put back into your life. This is your chance to define a new version of normal, a rare and truly sacred opportunity to get rid of the excessive “ordinary” and to now bring back only what works for you, what makes your life richer, what makes your family happier, what makes you truly proud and brings you joy.
The treadmill you’ve been on for decades stopped for awhile. Maybe you’ve been thrown off your rhythm and into confusion. You just might take a moment to consider this: What happened is an incredible and profound gift; what’s come to be known as “ The Great Pause”. Now that things are slower, can you see the bright Divine light that is you? The curtain is presently wide open. This crisis has given us a once-in-a-lifetime chance to see ourselves in the plainest of views. You’ve been given the opportunity to see the world simply stopped. Stores are closed. Restaurants are empty. Streets and six-lane highways are barren. This occasion has brought to light all of the beautiful and painful truths of how you live. Pay attention to how you feel right now, what you are thinking, what you finally want to truly say.
If you want to create a better “YOU”, a better environment for your family, a more-satisfying career, a more sincere and meaningful connection to others, you have to assign your life some purpose beyond working, spending, rushing and doing whatever it takes to anesthetize your feelings, longings and past hurt. Take this moment to discover and redefine who you truly are. A retreat week at Western Spirit can provide you with the guidance, ideas, tools, resources and me-time to realize your true potential and meaning of your life. Join us now!
Thank you for visiting our website. We are delighted that you are here. Could it be a sign from the Universe that you have been guided to Western Spirit? We invite you to experience empowering and life-changing spiritual growth during an intensive, inspirational, transformational, and peaceful heart-centered week of personal growth, self-improvement, forgiveness, healing, meditation, and fun, through your own personal or couples spiritual retreat. All while surrounded by the beauty and magic of Sedona and the awesome Grand Canyon.
Self-Discovery, Healing, Personal Growth
Western Spirit Enrichment Center has been assisting and guiding thousands of people from around the world on their spiritual journey since 2001. We are a small retreat organization that accepts only a maximum of 4 to 5 retreat guests at a time, thus assuring each guest personal attention and complete confidentiality. We have a proven record of providing positive transformation and life-changing results for our retreat guests. We have worked with survivors of Hurricane Katrina, the 9/11 attack on the WTC, and military PTSD. We believe we can be of help to you, also. Because we are an IRS-approved 501(c)3 non-profit organization (non-religious and non-denominational), we are able to offer you the lowest spiritual retreat rates and the best value for your money in the Sedona area, sometimes less than half of what other retreat centers charge. Our rates are simple and direct: $1,895 per individual or $2,395 per couple for the weeklong retreat or $1,895 per couple for the weekend couples’ retreat.
We are also the only retreat facility that offers our guests an all-inclusive package for one low rate. Western Spirit’s week-long retreats (Sun-Sat) include your comfortable lodging in a Sedona inn (with breakfast), all the empowering and life-changing self-care workshop sessions, guided meditations, a nurturing spa massage, a session with a Native American healer, and exciting outdoor activities in beautiful Sedona and the awesome Grand Canyon. Numerous wonderful restaurants are available for you to choose and enjoy lunch and dinner meals on your own. We are not a “concierge service” that sends you scurrying from one unknown healer to another during the week. We handle everything for you and relieve you of the stress, worry and planning of your Sedona spiritual retreat, so you can focus solely on your purpose of being here on retreat – resolving challenges and issues you are currently facing, finding forgiveness and healing, improving your relationships, discovering your natural state of self-awareness, joy and peace, and living a life of gratitude and abundance.
A spiritual retreat (also known as a “self-care” retreat) is a term for a peaceful “me-time” taken in a place of privacy and safety for self-care and improvement, meditation, personal growth and nourishment, and inner reflection. It is a time for loving and preserving yourself, for forgiveness and healing, for learning of your true purpose in life, for discovering answers to your current challenges and issues, for learning to establish personal boundaries, and for choosing love over fear. At Western Spirit, whether it is a personal retreat, a women’s spiritual retreat, a marriage retreat, a couples retreat, or an executive retreat, you will have the opportunity to do all of these things.
Through our special balance of enriching Workshops and exciting, fun-filled Outdoor Adventures, plus time for Rest and Self-Reflection, you will be guided along paths of self-care and discovery, personal growth and inner healing, regardless of your faith, religious background, spiritual practices or chosen lifestyle. We take care of the week’s agenda for your Sedona spiritual retreat, giving you the much-deserved “me-time” and space away from the stresses of everyday life so that you can focus on the true purpose of your retreat — self-discovery, personal healing, releasing habitual patterns and old trauma, uncovering your intuitive nature, improving life relationships, finding your own answers within, and learning to live a life of love, joy, peace, gratitude and abundance. Our Sedona spiritual retreats are a venue for personal change and Self-growth, for quiet meditation and conscious breathing, for listening to the wisdom of your heart, for becoming a conscious creator, for finding clarity to see current challenges and issues in a more loving way, and for making a positive and permanent shift in your life. NOTE: This is a spiritual retreat; our facilitators are not mental health counselors or certified therapists.
You’ll experience all of this, plus exciting outdoor adventures in the natural beauty of magical Sedona and the awesome Grand Canyon. Sedona was named the “most beautiful city in America” and, of course, the Grand Canyon is one of the seven natural wonders of the world. Call us now at (602) 540-5808 and join us for a once-in-a-lifetime spiritual retreat that you will remember forever. View our past guest testimonials below.
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Western Spirit Enrichment Center
Located in magical Sedona, Arizona, Western Spirit Enrichment Center is a small, holistic personal growth, mind, body, spiritual retreat organization.
Safe, Welcoming, Inclusive
We sincerely welcome and deeply value everyone from all diverse spiritual paths and chosen personal walks of life.
Western Spirit is a (non-religious and non-denominational) small mind, body, spiritual retreat organization. We offer you a quiet, calm, safe and welcoming place where you will be loved, accepted and appreciated completely for who you are. You will be gently guided along a personal path of self-care and discovery, positive personal growth and inner healing regardless of your religious history or faith background.
Past retreat guests have visit us from all over the world and from most faith and religious backgrounds, including Christians, Jews, Muslims, Hindus, Mormons, agnostics, and atheists. Our workshops are truly applicable and effective because they are spiritual, not religious, and have less to do with the outer world and more to do with the authentic inner “Spirit” of each individual person. We believe and operate on the universal principle that Spirit (God) is love, all humankind is connected, and we all have our own personal answers within, regardless of our upbringing, faith, religious background, or current belief system. You are welcomed here and cherished for your unique gifts and being.
Enrich, Empower, Transform your Life
You are invited to learn, grow, and heal, during a week of self-care and looking within to discover the awesome authentic true inner Spirit of YOU and exploring the magic and beauty of Sedona, Arizona.
You will learn ways to enrich, empower and transform your life, and reach a higher level of spiritual consciousness. Western Spirit’s spiritual retreats are based on the fundamental truth that each of us has our own “right” answers within and we are all traveling on our own perfect individual, unique and authentic spiritual journey.
Whether you come alone, as many of our guests do, for a Personal Retreat or Women’s Retreat, as a couple for a Couples’ Retreat, or in a group on an Executive Retreat, a Western Spirit spiritual retreat can benefit you immensely. You will leave feeling more peaceful, loving, centered, and empowered to choose the “true answer” for yourself. Thousands of our worldwide guests since 2001 have told us that these empowering spiritual retreats have changed their lives and left them with an awakened sense of gratitude and spiritual awareness!
Why Choose Western Spirit's Sedona Spiritual Retreats?
Unparalleled Experience: Western Spirit has been offering spiritual retreats worldwide to individuals and couples since 2001. Your hosts and guides, Marian and Garrett, have over 36 years of combined experience guiding people on their personal spiritual journey in beautiful Arizona.
Exceptionally Low Rates: As a 501(c)(3) non-profit spiritual organization without the need to profit from your business, we can offer you the lowest retreat rates in the Sedona area (sometimes half of what others charge). Our rates are simple and direct: $1,895 per individual or $2,395 per couple for the weeklong retreat or $1,895 per couple for the weekend couples' retreat.
All-Inclusive Packages: Our retreat experience includes your comfortable lodging accommodations in a local B&B or inn, healing meditations and empowering, life-changing workshops, and fun outdoor activities and tours of magical Sedona and the awesome Grand Canyon. You don’t have to worry about researching and finding credible vendors or healers, nor your own lodging. Our extensive experience allows us to take care of those details for you and offer you a complete experience. We are not a “concierge service” that will send you scurrying all over town to different healers and practitioners. Your week is stress and worry-free and allows you to focus on the true purpose of your "me-time" retreat — peace, reflection, self-care and discovery, and inner healing.
Small Groups and Personal Service: Western Spirit takes only a small number of guests at a time. As a result, you receive pampering, personalized service, and the time and attention you need to feel comfortable to speak and share your individual journey, issues and challenges in the workshops.
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About Western Spirit
Western Spirit Enrichment Center was founded in 2001 by Marian Carol & Garrett Lowry (husband & wife) as a non-profit organization. Western Spirit is a reflection of Marian and Garrett’s “spiritual heart center”, which they have been intuitively and Divinely guided by Spirit to share with those seeking assistance along their spiritual journey. Western Spirit guides individuals, couples, and groups, on their inner journey of self-discovery, spiritual growth, inner healing and transformation through empowering and life-changing Workshops, exciting Outdoor Adventures, and Spiritual Counseling—in the red-rock beauty and magic of Sedona, Arizona, a location voted and endorsed by many as the most beautiful place in America.
Marian Carol is a gifted spiritual teacher, counselor, humanist, intuitive healer, visionary and psychic. She teaches individuals and couples how to create and attract harmony, peace and love in their lives and relationships by showing us how to open up to Spirit’s light and love. She is featured in the book The Top 101 Experts Who Help Us Improve Our Lives. Marian also offers individual Spiritual Counseling over the telephone.
Garrett Lowry is a passionate and experienced outdoorsman, adventurer, and cowboy, as well as an experienced businessman and retired U.S. Army officer. He has been an outdoor guide in Arizona for over 30 years with a broad knowledge of the rich history of the “old west” and Native American culture. He knows the state exceptionally well, including the most beautiful and remote spots and the best vendors with whom to work. He is an accomplished artist painter and published author and recently wrote his autobiography titled: “From Suit to Stetson: A Spiritual Journey from Orphanage to Businessman to Cowboy. . . and Beyond”. This book and his second book, a novel titled “Some Dreams are for Real“, are both available at www.amazon.com.
Marian and her husband Garrett, your hosts and guides, bring to their retreat guests almost 40 years of combined research and study into higher consciousness, the perfecting of spiritual harmony, and the law of attraction and manifesting. Their personal journey and extensive experience providing spiritual guidance and healing to thousands has given them invaluable insight and intuitive ability in guiding countless truth seekers from all over the world on their spiritual journey of inner growth and positive transformation to gain a newfound sense of deep gratitude and profound spiritual awareness! Together, Marian and Garrett host and facilitate the Retreat Workshops, Outdoor Adventures, and Corporate Events.
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