May 9th - may 11th, 2024
Shine conference
The perfect gathering for women to strengthen their connection with Christ.
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For 25 years, women from across New England have gathered in one venue to worship and grow closer to God. Shine Conference has brought together and created a community of women filled with love, support, and encouragement for one another. It is designed to pull you away from the distractions of everyday life so that you can be restored and take home tools and knowledge that will allow you to SHINE brighter than ever before.
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Take a look at what Shine Conference is like!
Step into the past and relive the magic of SHINE Conference 2023 with our exclusive video recap. Whether you were part of the excitement or missed out, now's your chance to catch the highlights, the insights, and the extraordinary moments that made last year's event truly unforgettable.

No matter the reason you couldn't be there live, this video is your passport to the past, delivering the essence of SHINE directly to your screen. It's not just a recap – it's a journey back to the brilliance, the breakthroughs, and the community that made last year's SHINE Conference extraordinary.
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Waterville Valley, NH
Picture this: A warm gathering of wonderful women in the heart of Waterville Valley, NH, surrounded by nature's beauty and charming small shops and restaurants.
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Join us for genuine connections, inspiring talks, and a down-to-earth experience that embraces not just the conference, but also the unique local flavors and treasures of this delightful town.
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Danielle Sanders
Meet Pastor Danielle, the heart and soul behind Elevate's Sisterhood. With a genuine love for the house and a passion for leading and serving, she's on a mission to foster a community where women from every generation uplift one another, creating a ripple effect of encouragement that extends beyond our walls. Pastor Danielle's deep-seated passion lies in inspiring individuals to pursue Jesus and unearth the dreams He has woven into the fabric of their lives.
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Christy Milas
Pastor Christy Milas is the Lead Pastor Wife of Granite United Church.

Pastor Christy has made it her life’s mission to make disciples within her family, her church and through the Shine Women’s Conference. 26 years ago, Pastor Christy founded the Shine Women’s Conference with the desire to reach women for Christ and give them a space to grow in their faith and walk in their God given purpose.
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Reasons To Attend Shine Conference
No matter the reason that led you to SHINE, be prepared for an event that transcends expectations. We've curated an immersive environment where passion meets purpose, and where every moment is an opportunity to ignite your potential.
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Dive into the wisdom of the Bible to really get to know what it's all about, and take your relationship with Jesus to a whole new level. Explore the scriptures with an open heart, seeking not just information but a real connection. Let the teachings guide you, shaping your understanding and deepening your bond with Jesus. It's not just about reading words; it's about finding meaning and letting it transform your spiritual journey.
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Build a supportive circle of women who become true friends. Seek out those who share your values, dreams, and challenges, creating a community where you can be your authentic self. These are the friends with whom you navigate the highs and lows, celebrate victories, and find comfort in times of need. Cultivate relationships that go beyond the surface, where you can laugh together, cry together, and truly understand each other.
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You Deserve It!
Treating yourself to a weekend getaway with friends and a sprinkle of spiritual connection is not just a luxury—it's a well-deserved reward for all your efforts. In the hustle and bustle of daily life, taking a break with those who uplift and understand you is a precious experience. Picture this: a weekend filled with laughter, shared stories, and moments of reflection, all wrapped up in the warmth of friendship.

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