Midwest Singles Retreat • June 9-10, 2017
We hope you can join us for our 2017 Midwest Singles Retreat! Offering fervent and Christ-centered teaching from God's Word, your choice of action or relaxation, refreshing fellowship with like-minded young adults, and great food, this retreat will re-energize you in your weariness, refocus you on your mission, and re-establish you in Christ.
Dates: June 9-10, 2017
Location: Lake Placid Christian Conference Center
(397 S. 200 E., Hartford City, IN 47348) – activities include:
Accommodations: All accommodations for this retreat are multiple occupancy, dorm-style housing. You will be housed with other individuals, but you may tell us who you would like to be housed with on your registration form.
Sponsors: Cabin housing is available on a limited, first-come first-served basis for sponsors. The total cost of the retreat if renting one of these cabins is $110/person (linens/towels not included). You may request one of these 1-bedroom cabins on the registration form. If you chose to use the dorm housing (men with men, ladies with ladies), please note that on the registration form, as well. When the cabin housing is full, there are also a few hotels about 20 minutes away from the campsite: Holiday Inn Express (765-674-6664), Best Western (765-998-2331), and Super 8 (765-998-6800).
Dress: Feel free to dress casually throughout the weekend. We only ask that you dress modestly, so as not to distract from the benefit of the conference. We also ask that you wear a dark shirt and appropriate shorts for the water activities. Ladies, please wear knee-length, loose-fitting garments with appropriate necklines.
What to bring: Plan to bring your Bible, notepad and pen, bedding, pillow, towels, beach towel, toiletries, camera, casual clothes, and shoes for informal services and recreation. You may also want to bring your own board games and some extra cash for concessions and some of the activities.
Meals: All meals are buffet-style and are included in the price of the conference. Unfortunately, the facilities will not be able to accommodate those with special nutrition needs (e.g., gluten free, peanut allergy, etc.).
Questions: If you have additional questions, please contact Andy Montgomery at 317-253-5597 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Please DO NOT contact Lake Placid Christian Conference Center.
Speaker: Marshall Fant
Marshall Fant was born in Anderson, SC, but moved to Rock Hill with his family in 1996 when his father became the pastor of Harvest Baptist Church. He now serves at Rock Hill as an associate pastor.
Marshall's passion to minister to young adults is seen in the Cross Impact chapter at Winthrop University. As the the Campus Pastor of this CI chapter, Marshall leads both group and one-on-one Bible studies, seeking to display Christ and His Word clearly and relevantly for young adults in this influential stage of life.
Called to preach following his freshman year at Clemson University, Marshall and finished his college degree at Bob Jones University with a bachelor of arts in Bible, graduating in 2007. He completed his MA in Bible at Bob Jones Seminary in 2009 and his Masters of Divinity at Calvary Baptist Theological Seminary of Lansdale, Pennsylvania in 2014.
Marshall married Jenna in December of 2007. Both Marshall and Jenna worked several summers at The Wilds and were lead counselors there. Marshall and Jenna have three children.