Schedule (tentative)

Friday, May 20

5:30pm–8:30pm Registration

6:00pm Dinner

8:00pm Compline (a short end of the day worship service)*

      childcare available 8:00pm–11:00pm

9:00pm Free time (wine, cheese, games)


Saturday, May 21

8:00am Breakfast

      childcare available 8:30am–12:30pm

9:00am Morning Prayer

9:30am Session 1

10:45am Session 2

11:30am One hour of silence and solitude


12:30pm Lunch

1:30pm Free Time

5:30pm Dinner

7:00pm Evening Prayer

      childcare available 7:00pm–11:00pm

8:00pm Variety Show

9:30pm Bonfire (S'mores) & Free time (wine, cheese, and games)


Sunday, May 22

8:00am Breakfast

      childcare (0–4 yrs old) available 8:45am–11am

9:00am Holy Eucharist

11:00am Head home

Dee Spears

Our speaker this year will be Dee Spears. He is the older brother of Aubrey (our pastor). He grew up in La Porte, TX and studied Chemical Engineering and English Literature at the University of Houston, then received his M.Div. from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary. After serving for 10 years as the pastor of First Baptist Church in Iowa, LA he moved back to his home town and became the pastor of Fairmont Park Church. He and his wife, Julie, have four children: Trace, Trent, Tristan, and Isabella.

Cost (all inclusive)

Inn (per room) $375. Hotel style rooms. 2 queen beds. Extra mattresses available for $10 each. Private bath Linens provided.


Cottage (per person) $120. 2 large rooms with 9 bunks (singles) each, with large common room; 2 shared baths; bring your own linens or rent for $15.


Tent (per tent) $150. Bring your own tent and enjoy the great outdoors!


We have limited scholarships available. If you need financial assistance to attend, please do not hesitate to reach out to us. If you are able, please consider donating to the scholarship fund by placing a check in the offering basket on Sunday or by sending a check to the church office. Be sure to put “retreat scholarship” in the memo.

Activities

Tubing down river ($10 for about 2 hours)

Hiking

Swimming

Cornhole

Badminton

Horse Shoes

Volleyball

Frisbees

Softball

Wiffle Ball