This retreat for Senior High youth incorporates all the best parts of Deep Freeze events – great food, fun winter activities, inspiring chapel speakers and full worship band – but the schedule will include more free time for your group to chill out together and make some lasting memories with new and old friends.
Finding God in every moment
Winter Blast retreaters all come with their church youth groups and so there is a lot of time in the schedule for deepening friendships that will continue at home. There are also fun opportunities to mix with other youth groups and make new friends. We'll make sure the hot chocolate machine is primed and ready!
A full worship band and chapel speaker will provide opportunities to be encouraged and challenged in your faith journey. There is also time set aside in the schedule for Chillin' in Church groups - a time when each church youth group can spend time discussing what was taught in the chapels and how it applies to daily life.
Winter activities include an outdoor skating rink, downhill tube run, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, ice-fishing, etc. We'll provide program leadership where youth groups can mix together and work on their team building capacity while having fun outside.
Meet the Chapel Speaker for Winter Blast 2!
Alex has been a youth pastor for over 15 years in the GTA. He lives in Niagara with his wife (Jessica) and 3 daughters (Eloise 8, Adelaide 7 & Rosie 4). Jessica & Alex have pastored at Mountain Park Church since 2017. His passion is to preach the gospel and help students know Jesus. Alex loves all things sports but his favourite sports are soccer and basketball. Alex loves camp and is excited to hang out with you all this winter!
Cost of Retreat
$135 + HST
Retreat fees include all accommodations, meals and program options.
Accommodations are Toasty cabins or rooms in Grey Gables. They are fully winterized with washroom facilities (most include showers) and will be assigned by size of group.
Note: We are no longer offering Bring it ON! cabins for these winter retreats.
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