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Spring Break Retreat

8-10 March 2019 | $75 (Lodging and meals included)

Frontier Camp | Grapeland, TX

What are we invited to?

You are invited to enjoy a fun and relaxing retreat at Frontier Camp, halfway between Houston and Dallas, and nestled in the East Texas Piney Woods.

Take a break and come on a journey with friends old and new! Join other international students studying in Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas for a weekend of outdoor recreation, refreshing conversations, and learning about Jesus through a guest speaker and group discussions.

Register by Friday, 1 March 2019. Payments can be made online. A NON-REFUNDABLE deposit of $25 must be made for registration to be valid. Any cash/check payments should be made to your campus staff. Checks should be made payable to “IVCF”. Sign up soon to reserve your spot! SCHOLARSHIPS ARE AVAILABLE! (talk to your Campus staff).

Questions? Contact your Campus Staff or email pete.aldrich@intervarsity.org

What will we experience?

  • Special Guest Speaker

  • Small group bible discussions

  • Musical Worship

  • Games, Camp Fire, Fun Night

  • Horseback riding

  • Canoeing

  • Hiking

  • Archery

  • Giant Rope Swing

  • 2 nights lodging cabin & five meals

  • Meet new International friends from other campuses

  • Discover more about who Jesus is

Who's our speaker?

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John Eigege is a missionary from Nigeria to the United States. He serves as a Community Chaplain with the Christian Reformed Church in Houston’s historic Third Ward neighborhood. He also serves as an elder at City of Refuge Church.

He loves seeing followers of Jesus catalyzed to join Christ in the renewal of all things. He is married to Chinyere, and they have two lovely daughters, Jaya and Enayi.

When John isn’t working, he enjoys playing, watching and talking about futbol.

What do we bring?

  • Be sure to eat dinner before arriving at Frontier Camp on Friday evening; while we'll have some snacks, dinner will not be served on Friday night.

  • Bring a sleeping bag or sheets and blanket, pillow, towel, toiletries, and change of clothes for 2 days. (Include warm clothing, as it can still be chilly in early March!)

  • Comfortable shoes and bathroom slippers

  • Bring your Bible, a notebook/journal, and pen. (optional)