We are the Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod (LCMS) North Dakota (ND) District Youth Ministry Task Force and Lutheran Youth Fellowship (LYF). The District Youth Ministry Task Force (adults & District LYF president) and elected leaders of the District LYF (District Youth Committee – DYC) work together to offer resources and events that empower middle school and high school age youth to grow their relationship with Jesus Christ and each other.
LYF Spring Retreat – A Walk Made Worthy
Friday, March 4 – Saturday, March 5
Chieftain Conference Center
Highway 281, Carrington, ND
For grades 8 & up & adults!
Registration begins at 7 PM. Activities begin at 7:30 PM.
Get there when you can!
The Retreat concludes about 4 PM Saturday.
Registration deadline: Sunday, Feb 27
TO REGISTER: call, text, email, or mail this registration form to Pat Sebastian | (701) 471-3289 | email@example.com | 3000 Bernell Drive, Bismarck, ND 58503
For more information: LYF Pastor Advisor Pastor Adam Harvala | (701) 936-1156 | firstname.lastname@example.org
A Walk Made Worthy will be led by students trained to facilitate these five sessions and Pastor Adam Harvala, ND District LYF pastoral advisor. Participants will explore how young people can remain confident in their faith through times of struggle, times of joy, and times of temptation. A resilient identity in Christ helps young people to navigate times of stress, experience new things and people, and move through life while holding fast to their Christian faith.
The Retreat will also include devotions • music • morning run/walk (optional) • snacks • breakfast • noon buffet at Pizza Ranch • and MORE!
Please bring: your Bible • shoes/clothing for an optional morning run/walk • offering for the ND District LYF mission project – Shepherd’s Hill at the Crossroads
Registration Fee: $50 + housing Includes: Program costs, Saturday breakfast & Pizza Ranch buffet and snacks
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