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Midwinter 2016 Retreat Schedule and What to Bring

By January 15, 2016 January 25th, 2016 Events, Regional, Uncategorized



Retreat will begin at 11:00am on Saturday, January 30 and will end at 1:00pm on Sunday, January 31, 2016

Arrival at First Christian Church in Blue Mound by 11:30AM
Lunch at Blue Mound (Provided by CCIW)
12:45PM Mission Opportunity: Blue Mound Food Pantry & Community Center (Cleaning, Shelving, moving Tables and more)
3:30PM Return to FCC for Games, Worship and Keynote
4-5PM Opening, Games, Snacks, Introductions by RYC
5PM Worship and Keynote Keynote # 1 Featuring:  Aaron Moma
6-7PM Dinner (Provided by FCC Blue Mound)
7PM Keynote #2 Featuring: Aaron Moma
8:15PM PREPARE to leave for Decatur-YMCA*
9-11PM Swimming, Basketball, Games at the YMCA in Decatur
11:30PM Evening Prayers, Good Night

*(ALL YOUTH MUST HAVE a PERMISSION SLIP- SIGNED BY a Parent or Legal Guardian to be permitted into the YMCA!!! NO EXCEPTIONS!!!! Pastor’s signature is not acceptable…)

Sunday, January 31, 2016

9:30AMMorning Worship with First Christian Church

Early Morning Rising For All Participants
8:30-9:15 AM Breakfast
10:45-11:45AM Sunday school
Lunch End by 1 PM


  • Pajamas (That fully cover)
  • Bedding (Sleeping bag or blanket and pillow)
  • Towel & Washcloth (no shower facilities)
  • Toiletries
  • Outdoor Clothing (Coats, boots, hats, scarves and gloves)
  • Offering Money for Sunday Morning Worship
  • Bible, Notebook and Pen
  • Favorite Board Games
  • Change of Clothes for Church
  • Snacks to Share
  • Bottles of Water and or Juice to Share
  • Swim Suit & Towel for swimming