2023 Confirmation Retreat Walk


The Illinois South Conference Confirmation Retreats are tools for enhancing youth ministry in local congregations and a time for personal spiritual renewal. They are designed as a supplement to the confirmation program of local churches and offer a unique opportunity for confirmation classes from across the Conference to bond within and between their groups.

THEME: “Walk by Faith”
DATES:  Saturday, September 16, 2023

To register, christianed@stpaulcolumbia.org, and fill out this form for the students and chaperones attending.

ARRIVAL & DEPARTURE:  9 am - 4 pm

PARTICIPANTS:  The Confirmation is for all youth enrolled in confirmation classes for the 2023-2024 program year and their adult advisors. Churches are asked to provide one chaperone per its group.

COST:  The cost is $30 for low ropes course with Team Building and includes lunch.

Optional High Ropes Course - $30

No cost for adult chaperones unless they choose to participate in the Low or High Ropes Courses.

RETREAT CAPACITY:  Registration will be limited to the first 100 confirmands and chaperones that send in completed registration forms and fees.

2023 Confirmation Retreat Heading

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Directions to Camp Wartburg.
If participating in the High Ropes Course, fill out this waiver.

2023 Confirmation Retreat Details