Fall Retreat 2017
As a student, you are constantly on the run, whether it's to the next class, the next test, the next project, or the next internship. It's exhausting. Fall Retreat is a weekend for students to step away from the city and enjoy some fresh air, a slower pace, great community and a time to encounter God. All are welcome.
Friday, September 29, there are three options for departure: BSM bus 1p.m., BSM bus 5p.m., or arrange your own travel. All buses will return to the BSM on Sunday, October 1.
Cost is $35*
*pay your $35 to Miranda at the Front Desk or any staff member; Cash or Check only
WEEKEND PACKING LIST
- Bible, Pen, + Journal
- Bedding (sheets/blanket or sleeping bag + pillow)
- Sunscreen + bugspray
- Bath towel, lake/pool towel + washcloth
- Comfortable clothing for three days
- Hiking shoes (optional)
- Swimsuit for Banana Boat/Pool (optional)
- Yoga mat (optional)
- Fishing gear (optional)
Directions to Highland Lakes Camp
Take Mopac South toward Johnson City/290 West. Highway 290 and Highway 71 will split. Stay to the right for Highway 71 West into Oak Hill. Continue west through Bee Cave for about 15 miles. Highway 71 T-intersects with F.M. 2322 at a full stop light. (Landmarks at this intersection include a Chevron station and Security State Bank). Turn here and head North. Continue 5 miles to Pace Bend Park guard booth. Tell them you are going to Highland Lakes and continue straight on the main road. Highland Lakes’ entrance will be 3.5 miles into the park on the left.