This confirmation retreat is sponsored by the Diocese of Lansing. Cost is $125/person.
This retreat is open to groups or individuals from 7-12 grades preparing for the Sacrament of Confirmation, or those simply looking for a retreat centered on the Holy Spirit. The weekend includes Mass, the Sacrament of Reconciliation and Eucharistic Adoration of the Blessed Sacrament. The retreat begins with check in at 6:30pm-7:00pm on Friday, and will end at 11:30am on Sunday. Click here to view the full schedule for the weekend.
This retreat is led by Jay Jong and Fearless Ministries. Jay is a youth minister at Church of the Resurrection in Lansing, MI. He and the Fearless Ministries team coordinate retreats for parishes/groups across the Diocese of Lansing.
Participants attending as part of a group must be registered by their group leader. Each group is to register and send safe-environment trained chaperones for the weekend, and payment for all attending. Each group is asked to bring a few different snack options; drinks will be provided. Individuals may be registered by their parents.
Due to the way this retreat is programmed, students MUST attend all three days. For students that are not spending the night, drop off time on Friday is 6:30pm-7:00pm; pickup is 10:00pm. Saturday: Drop off no later than 9:30am, and pick up at 10:00pm. Sunday: Drop off no later than 9:30, pick up at noon. Lodging for those that are staying overnight will be 2 participants per room. Participants will be paired with another of the same gender from their parish.
Students must review the youth code of conduct and return a signed waiver. Click here for the waiver and click here for the Youth Code of Conduct.