High School Winter Retreat

Who: 9-12th Graders

**This year we also have limited spots available for our new college-aged cabin (ages 18-25). This is available to young adults engaged at Berean who are interested in building community up at the castle. They will be part of the main sessions and meals and doing college-only breakouts and activities.

When: January 17-19

What: A Weekend of Games, Fun, Friends, Worship & Jesus for 9-12th graders. Invite your friends!

Cost: $100 after December 29

  • Includes Coach Bus Transportation to Franklin, PA, all meals, and lodging
  • Cost includes a Winter Retreat Long Sleeve T-Shirt – Guaranteed if you Register on or before December 29th
  • Full and Partial Scholarships are available if this is a barrier to your High School Student Attending
  • Registration Deadline is January 8th!

About the Venue

Life Ministries Inc

Address: 870 River Ridge Rd, Franklin, PA 16323

Phone: (814) 437-6251


Travel Info:

  • Drop-off at Berean Baptist Church by 6:00p on Friday, January 17 (registration: 5:30-6:00pm (We may have a late van going up Saturday morning if needed)
  • Pick-up from Berean Baptist Church between 4:30-5:00pm on Sunday, January 19th

What to Bring:

  • Bible
  • Twin Sheet, Sleeping Bag & Pillow
  • Towel & Washcloth
  • Personal Hygiene Items
  • Indoor & Outdoor/Snow Clothing, and Shoes/Boots (Warm clothes! It could get cold!)
  • Plastic Bag for wet or dirty stuff
  • Flashlight

Don’t even think about bringing…

  • Weapons of any kind
  • Lighters/Matches/Fireworks
  • Alcohol/Drugs/Tobacco
  • Valuables or expensive clothing


E-mail Lori at Lseher@bereanfamily.com or call the church at 419-756-3300 and ask for Lori!

Register for the High School Winter Retreat

2019-2020 Consent and Medical Release Form

Required Annually for all SURGE Events, Retreats & Trips