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5-6 Grade Spring Retreat


  • Whitewater Express Copperhill, TN (map)

5-6 graders, join Mark, Rachael, and our adult leaders for an awesome discipleship weekend! Every year we go to the incredible Whitewater Express camp in Ocoee, Tennessee. We are planning a weekend full of teaching, worship, fellowship with friends, and a variety of activities including rafting down the gorgeous Nantahala River. We will be diving into 1 Timothy 4:12 and what it means to LEAD THE WAY in speech, conduct, love, faith, & purity.

Schedule:

  • Friday
    • 5:00 pm - Registration/Sign-In at Apostles [Dinner served in STS]
    • 6:15 pm - Depart Apostles
    • 8:00 pm - Worship/Teaching Session 1
    • 11:00 pm - Lights Out!
  • Saturday
    • 8:30 am - Breakfast
    • Morning Activities (Horseback Riding, Paintball, Ropes Course, etc.)
    • 12:00 pm - Lunch
    • 2:00 pm - Fully guided rafting trip - Nantahala River
    • 6:15 pm - Dinner
    • 8:00 pm - Worship/Teaching Session 2
    • 10:00 pm - Campfire
  • Sunday
    • 8:30 am - Breakfast
    • 9:00 am - Worship/Teaching Session 3
    • 9:30 am - Depart Camp [Lunch on the road]
    • 12:30 pm - Parent pick-up at Apostles

IMPORTANT INFO:

  • Total cost/person: $130.00 (this includes lodging, food, transportation, activities, & t-shirt)
  • Students will need to bring personal money for lunch on the way home Sunday
  • After you register you will be emailed all release forms, packing lists, etc.
  • Students need to plan to bring clothes for 2 days of outdoor activities
    • Include clothes you do not mind getting dirty (especially those who choose to play paintball)
    • Please plan to pack lightly (no large suitcases)
    • Keep in mind nights will be cold
    • Whitewater Express does not provide linens, towels, or sleeping bags - plan accordingly
    • DEADLINE TO REGISTER: Monday, April 24
  • For more information about our retreat location check out WHITEWATER EXPRESS

ONLINE REGISTRATION FOR THIS RETREAT HAS CLOSED

Please contact the STS Office with any questions: 404-591-2470

Earlier Event: April 19
Braves vs. Nationals
Later Event: April 28
AWAKEN Weekend