Southern Ski Weekend in Gatlinburg, TN!
When: Friday, January 31st – Sunday February 2nd.
Who: 7th through 12th graders
What: The weekend begins on Friday evening with games and fellowship. On Saturday, youth will have the option of skiing, snowboarding, or tubing at Ober Gatlinburg, as well as a variety of other winter games and activities. Saturday evening is an opportunity for Bible Study and Sunday morning all gather together for worship and a scavenger hunt.
If you have not attended in the past, we would love for you to think about attending this year. It provides you with an opportunity to get together with other churches outside the summer months. We have also worked very hard at negotiating the very best deals to provide this experience at a great price. We have watched this event grow to almost 200 youth and we would love to see you join us.
Cost: The cost is $170 - $200 depending on the activities chosen. This is an all-inclusive cost with activities, lodging, a t-shirt and meals for the entire weekend.
Deadline: Registration is due on January 1st, 2020
Recruitment Trip to MLC
WHO: South Atlantic District high school youth who are considering attending a Martin Luther College. If you’re even remotely considering the public ministry, this trip is for you!
WHEN: November 24-27, 2019
WHAT: A 4-day trip led by Pastor Jonathan Scharf. This year, we’ve scheduled it at a time when MLC is in session, but many local high schools have a break.
· Sunday, November 24th - Welcome, stay overnight at MLC & enjoy a taste of college life
· Monday, November 25th – Classes, tours, food and fun, stay overnight at MLC
· Tuesday, November 26th – Start the day at MLC, and then head to the Twin Cities for Mall of America, hotel (maybe with waterpark), and get ready for morning flights
· Wednesday, November 27th – Head to airport and fly home
WHERE: Martin Luther College (1995 Luther Ct., New Ulm, MN 56073)
COST: The cost of the trip is the student’s round-trip flight to Minneapolis / St. Paul Airport (MSP) MINUS $150 reimbursement given by MLC. All of the meals, lodging and travel in MN is covered by MLC and the South Atlantic District Youth Fund. The South Atlantic District Youth Fund will also cover $100 off the cost any accompanying parent or chaperone’s flight. (Currently Spirit Air has a flight from Atlanta for $220 round trip.)
DEADLINE: Registration deadline is November 10th.