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Winter Youth Retreat


  • Camp Barakel 1798 Shear Lake Road Fairview, MI, 48621 United States (map)

The Byron Youth Ministry is heading to Winter Retreat in 2020! Winter Retreat is a great fun-filled winter weekend with your friends, while learning more about and drawing closer to God.

When and where does it all happen?

  • Camp Barakel, Fairview, Michigan.

  • Friday through Sunday, February 14-16, 2020.

  • Leaving Byron Baptist Church at 5pm Friday and returning around 4pm Sunday.

Who is it for?

  • Any 7th-12th grade student.

How much does it cost?

  • $95 for the weekend, includes lodging, meals, and activities!

  • Spots fill up quickly and are limited! $40 saves your place. The $55 balance is due on February 14th. Pre-registration deadline extended to November 3rd! Don’t wait!

  • Money can be turned in to Jacob or Sarah Smith (The Village) or Theresa Krejci or Katie Heath (Byron Baptist). Cash should be in an envelope clearly marked “Winter Youth Retreat” Checks should be made payable to “Theresa Krejci”.

Things to bring:

  • Bible/notebook/pen

  • Snow clothes

  • Bedding (sleeping bag, pillow etc.)

  • Toiletry/hygiene items (toothbrush, deodorant, soap, shampoo, etc.)

Things to expect:

  • Four engaging, relevant, biblically-sound chapel sessions!

  • Snow tubing, cross-country skiing, and ice rink for hockey, an ice rink for skating, snowshoeing, snow football, broomball, ice fishing and a game room!

If you have any questions please contact Jake and Sarah Smith by email at youth@thevillagemi.com or by phone at (989) 413-8487.

Earlier Event: December 29
All Family Sunday