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Our Curriculum

YogaFaith's 200 & 300 Hour Curriculum is accredited by the Yoga Alliance. YF is one of the only Christ centered schools recognized by the Yoga Alliance. Read about Yoga Faith's course work, including class topics and required textbooks. Learn More

Our Mission

Our mission is to guide others into a sacred space with The Lord through Christian yoga. This program will deepen your walk with God &  you will leave changed with confidence & boldness to transform others! The heart of our ministry is to eradicate human trafficking in our generation. YogaFaith teaches Trauma Sensitive Yoga to traffick survivors globally. Learn More

Our Certificates

Read about Yoga Faith's 200 & 300 hour Certificates. Studio or Online options or current instructors may add YogaFaith, as continued education. Receive R-YFT Certificate or ability to Register with the Yoga Alliance as a RYT. Learn More

Oh Holy Night YogaFaith Classes

Oh Holy Night Join us in December to celebrate the true meaning of Christmas. Class is donation based and requires no membership, gifts will be given! Lakewood Holistic Yoga & Wellness, Dec 11, 2015 6:30-7:30pm (non-heated class) 7504 86th St SW Lakewood, WA 98498 Hot Yoga at the Edge, Dec. 12, 2015 Heated Class “Hot […]

YogaFaith Class Descriptions

Yoga Faith categories A typical Yoga Faith session lasts 60- 90 minutes, includes prayer,  meditation, movement (worship to the Lord or Prayers in Motion as we like to call it) rest and stillness. Some classes include praise and worship music, soft instrumental or no music at all. Many classes include a cross to keep our […]


YogaFaith & ZenBird Put Our Heads Together

Looking for a cute headband? Look no further! YogaFaith has partnered with ZenBird Headbands!        All headbands are reversible so you essentially purchase two in one and there are many ways to wear ZenBird. There are many styles to choose from. Because of our partnership you, yes YOU, can receive a %5 discount on […]

YogaFaith Be BRAVE

Be Brave! God is calling you out!

Don’t miss your season! If God has led you here, heed the calling! The world is not well and Christ needs His kids to be revived, restored, and made whole. Join a very special family of imperfect people on fire for Christ and shining our lights with boldness and confidence to glorify a living God. […]

YogaFaith Military Discount

New! Military Discounts

 Honoring all branches of our military for proudly serving our country. Thank you, YogaFaith  YogaFaith is happy to announce we now offer a 10% discount on all our items, products and trainings! This discount cannot be combined with scholarships or early bird discounts.



ded·i·cate [v.ded-i-keyt; adj.ded-i-kit] To set apart and consecrate for a sacred purpose. At the beginning of a typical yoga class, you’ll usually be asked to either set your intention or dedicate your practice to something or someone. This is part of what makes yoga unique to other physical activities or exercise classes. You do not usually […]

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 ANAHATA: 3 WAYS TO KEEP YOUR HEART CHAKRA HEALTHY, Michelle Thielen      If you are skeptical or uncomfortable about chakras, I completely understand. In all honesty, I was a “chakra skeptic” until I understood what they are exactly. Chakras are simply defined as energy centers. Whatever your “take” is on chakras, you cannot deny that living […]

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I’m a Christian and I Practice Yoga

When Yoga and Faith are Yoked If you are not one of the millions of people who practice yoga, you may be one of the very few that have not experienced its numerous benefits. Yoga is set apart from any other physical activity as a mind, body and spirit practice. Because yoga creates a space […]


RYS 300 YogaFaith Master Training

YogaFaith Master Training Our Master Training is truly one of a kind! June 10-21 2016, Port Orchard, Washington The richness and depth of this program is far beyond a typical advanced training. This training is for anyone who is passionate about implementing true change in their own life but also creating lasting change in others and the […]

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This Sunday Help Seattle Traffick Survivors!

Please join us at Lakewood Holisitc Yoga & Wellness (fk Studio Hot Yoga & Wellness) in supporting our local trafficking organization The Genesis Project Come together to restore lives! YogaFaith Sunday April 19th 6-7pm 7504 86th St SW Lakewood, WA Please bring donations and/or some of the items listed below. Clothing (plus sizes needed also) […]

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YogaFaith for Trauma & Traffick Survivors

+Human Trafficking is the fastest growing crime in the world +More than 27 million people in bondage around the globe +1-2% of victims are ever released +Average age of a victim is 12 +Since 2009, trafficking has grossed more than NIKE, Starbucks and Google combined YogaFaith has had the honor and privilege to share Jesus […]


Virtual Bible Study Starts 4/22

Virtual Bible Study Crash the Chatterbox, by Steven Furtick Join us for this transformation study about clearing our the mind clutter and crashing the chatterbox. Study starts on Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015 6:30 PST Meet 4 Wednesdays, every other Wed. April 22 May 6 and 20th  Study is limited to 10 people. All are welcome, if […]


Stretching Your Faith Book

Be a part of Stretching Your Faith! This book is going to publish June 2015! Please help us launch this vital project of spreading the Good News of Christ and helping the world get back to health and wholeness!  As well as raise awareness and support the rescue and restoration of human traffick survivors around […]


YogaFaith now accepts MYCAA Military Scholarships!

Military Friendly and MyCAA Approved Schools    YogaFaith is proud to be the only Christian Yoga Training Ground that accepts MYCAA to further military spouse’s education. We appreciate your service and dedication and thank you for choosing to train with NW Christian Yoga Academy dba YogaFaith. WELCOME TO THE FAMILY     What is the Military Spouse […]


God Created Energy

   GOD CREATED ENERGY Thank you for making me so wonderfully complex! Your workmanship is marvelous–how well I know it. Psalms 139:14 NLT    The chakra System is a visual template for understanding how to maintain spiritual, physical, emotional, and social balance within the body and those around us. They are centers of life force and […]


I’m Done…now what?!?!

I’m Done…Now What?!?! Is a comprehensive course on what to do after graduation or completion of any program. After tons of education you may get stuck in paralysis of analysis, don’t worry, you are among millions of people who are also wondering what on earth do I do next?! What do I do now?   […]

YogaFaith Be Still Challenge

Be Still Challenge Videos here

  Day 1 God Whispers, Then Go…Shout! Michelle Thielen, R-YFT, RYT.  WATCH HERE Day 2 Blissfull Stillness. Alexa Boldt, R-YFT. WATCH HERE Day 3 I Didn’t Know How to be Still. Jessica Dahl, R-YFT WATCH HERE Day 4 Finding Time for Stillness. DiAnne Bergmann, R-YFT, RYT WATCH HERE Day 5 Uncomfortable Disciplines. Gina Tricamo, E-RYT, […]

YogaFaith The Postures of Prayer


THE POSTURES OF PRAYER Never stop praying. 1 Thessalonians 5:17 (NLT) This is our commandment, to never stop praying. Pray without ceasing. There is no right or wrong way to pray, or one position of a prayer that is superior to another. The only thing that we, as believers must do, is humble ourselves before […]


YogaFaith in Cambodia

YogaFaith landed in Cambodia on October 30th and the adventures haven’t stopped! God is here and working through many people to restore, heal, and revive Cambodia. No matter where we are in the world and no matter what we are doing, we are to declare His glory and sing His praises!


YogaFaith + Yoga Journal = YogaLove

WE LOVE YOGA JOURNAL! PICK UP YOUR COPY TODAY ON NEWSSTANDS EVERYWHERE!! Register for our upcoming Miracle Immersion! Start your online Modules today and receive your contact hours in October, Port Orchard WA to register with the Yoga Alliance. OR Sign up for our next teacher training before Dec. 31st, 2014 to receive an early […]

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Miracle Immersion & Retreat Invitation & Massage Info

Watch Your Invitation HERE! TO BOOK A MASSAGE PLEASE CONTACT TRANQUILITY MASSAGE, KRISTI ROY  : 253-431-3062 EM: Retreat Pricing: $35 for 30 min, $65 for 60 min. Nature massages are weather impending. Request itinerary to see what time works best for you. “Request Itinerary” in subject line. LAKEWOODMASSAGECENTER.COM

Congratulations to Carrie Case!

Congratulations to lucky winner of Module One! She also received a mat that reads, “It’s time to start living the life you’ve imagined.” She begins her YogaFaith Journey here and now! We’re so excited to see what the Lord does in her life! Carrie Case & Michelle Thielen   YogaFaith is giving away Module One […]


Whole Worship, This is YOGAFAITH

Jesus often got alone and prayed in solitary with His Father. Sometimes turning on worship music and praising with your whole body can be more powerful than any prayer. We are simply praising Him with our whole self! There is nothing quite like it. I encourage you to spend some time alone. Perhaps not uttering […]

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YOGAFAITH is going to Cambodia & Thailand

WHY SUPPORT YOGAFAITH? YOGAFAITH is passionate about sharing Christ and the amazing benefits of yoga to a hurting world. We offer free / donation based classes so all people may enjoy yoga. Donations from every class go towards the rescue efforts of human trafficked victims. HELP US RESCUE, RESTORE, & PREVENT HUMAN TRAFFICKING DID YOU […]

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YogaFaith Kids is a Christ-centered training program created with kids and kids at heart in mind. Yoga is a the most unique physical activity because it encompasses the mind, body, and spirit. Among the innumerable physical benefits, specific to children yoga develops awareness, healthy body image and confidence, balance, concentration, focus, and discipline. In this […]


Therapeutic Styles of Yoga

Styles of Yoga Note: There are numerous styles of yoga, the following are focused on therapeutic styles.  O Lord my God, I cried out to You,  and You healed me. Psalms 30:2 Chair Yoga-A chair is used as a prop or tool to create a more gentle yoga practice. The chair can be used to sit […]

new YF Therapy


YogaFaith Therapy is a Christ-centered program that applies yogic techniques to specific diseases, limitations, and other ailments. Through Christ and therapeutic yoga methods, you will be changed, healed, and  transformed. This education will not only guide you into healing, but will equip you to confidently lead others into the healing process. YogaFaith Therapy Program focuses […]