Senior High Winter Retreat

Senior High Winter Retreat

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Friday, February 14 | 6pm

Drop-off at the Warehouse (please eat supper before you come)

Monday, February 17 | 2pm

Pick-up at the Warehouse

A retreat is an opportunity to pivot our lives through a healthy interruption of our routine.  Getting out of our daily patterns and familiar surroundings it is a time we can find some rest, invest in new relationships and enjoy refreshment for our lives.  My hope for this time is that we might open our minds, hearts and lives to how God might be prompting and directing us in our spiritual passage. May this be a time for us to become fully human; refreshed and renewed that we might bring greater glory to God. Every year we invite a guest speaker to join us.  This year, we are welcoming Doug Kegarise.

Is your faith strong enough to stand up to the pressures that life throws at you? Are you able to stand firm in the face of trials and temptations? Doug Kegarise is (SOOOOOOOO) excited to be returning to the W54 Youth Winter Retreat this February to talk about building a Resilient Faith. Spend a weekend investing in your relationship with Jesus and learning what God’s Word teaches us about strengthening our spiritual core.

Camp: Camp Hebron- This camp is only 1 hour away, just northwest of Harrisburg. It offers great facilities, sweet hiking trail and lookout up Peter’s Mountain.

What to Bring: Yes, it snows; yes, it is cold; yes, there’s a gym; yes, you need a sleeping bag! Yes, you should bring a bible! And, yes, you will be asked to take shower! (A more detailed packing list will be distributed closer to the trip date)

Who’s invited:  Grades 9-12.  We are asking all students to attend at least two Monday Nights or Sunday Schools before attending this group trip

What’s Not invited:  This is a spiritual retreat for all of us, we strongly encourage you not to bring your cell phones. If you do, we will ask you to keep them in your cabins. Leaders will have cell phones if you need to call your parents.