X-pedition Fire! Freshmen Retreat
September 6, 2014
Bill Baggs State Park
College is about new beginnings, making new friends, and learning about yourself, others and the world. This Freshmen Retreat is an opportunity to meet other Freshmen, hear from current students about how they found a home at Barry, and explore what role your faith will play in your college experience.
October 10, 2014 – October 12, 2014
This weekend retreat is a special time to deepen your relationship with God through talks, personal and group reflection, prayer, and fun (including a campfire!) Come meet new people, enjoy yourself, and grow closer to God. Options for kayaking and enjoying nature will be available.
Where: A beautiful retreat center in Lake Worth, Florida (Gold Coast Christian). Transportation will be provided.
When: Friday, October 10th at 10am until Sunday, October 12th at 12pm
Cost: $25 for 2 nights of lodging, all meals, & supplies are included. (If you are in need of financial assistance, sponsorships are available.)
Unplugged Retreat: Spring
January 25th Sunday, 1:00-5:00 PM
Need to unplug? Join us at the beach to unplug from the stresses of everyday life and reconnect with your inner self. Going on retreat can help you connect with God, your dreams, spirituality, or your inner peace. We will be learning how to meditate in nature as well as spending some time in reflection. There will also be plenty of time to enjoy the beach and just relax. Transportation is provided.
“Lockin’ in His Love”
Feb 6th-7th: Friday 8:00 PM until Saturday 9:00 AM
Are you ready to explore what true love is? Join us for this awesome overnight retreat to learn about the love that God wants for you: love for yourself, for each other, and for God. It will be a night full of games, meditation, small groups, praise and worship, and testimonies. Sleep will be optional. Come discover how beloved you are!
Spiritual Spring Cleaning: Lenten Challenge
February 12-April 10 (Thursdays 4:00-5:00 PM or Fridays 3:00-4:00 PM)
Does your soul need a spring cleaning? Are you ready to receive Jesus’ amazing Easter gift to us: His love and redemption? Prepare your heart for Easter by committing to daily prayer, weekly meetings, and an ongoing spiritual inventory. We will also be exploring different spiritual practices such as fasting, meditation, and service. Warning: only for those willing to be transformed by God.
Inspired 2.0: Spring Retreat
March 20-22 Friday 4:00 PM until Sunday at 12:00 PM
We all need inspiration to stay on the path of discipleship. This weekend retreat will inspire you to live your faith with authenticity, joy, and courage. Give yourself a break from your stresses to reconnect with God and meet new people from Barry and St. Thomas University! Registration fee: $25
X-pedition Light! Senior Retreat
April 18 Saturday 12:00-6:00 PM
Enjoy an afternoon at Crandon Beach with other graduating seniors. This will be a special time to reflect on your time at Barry, the memories, challenges, and the changes moving forward. Barbecue lunch and transportation will be included.