God orders everything for our good, including our vocations. Are you a preacher or hearer? A parent or a child? A boss or an employee? A teacher or a student? Wherever God has placed you, He has put you there to live in faith toward Him and in fervent love for your neighbor. At this retreat, participants will study the Table of Duties in Martin Luther's Small Catechism to better know their vocations and to have a deeper assurance of Jesus' vocation as their Lord and Savior.
(Presenter: Pastor Chris Hull, Zion Lutheran Church, Tomball, TX)
Registration is $40 per person and covers all Friday night snacks, Saturday breakfast, lunch, and snacks, all presentations and activities, and overnight lodging at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Spearfish, SD. This retreat is intended for confirmation youth, so any youth entering into or currently in confirmation instruction are welcome, no matter the grade or age. Groups should register online or RSVP by July 31, 2021.
Trust in the LORD with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways submit to him, and he will make your paths straight.
I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.
The LORD is my strength and my shield; my heart trusts in him, and he helps me. My heart leaps for joy, and with my song I praise him. The LORD is the strength of his people, a fortress of salvation for his anointed one.
Go on up to a high mountain, O Zion, herald of good news; lift up your voice with strength, O Jerusalem, herald of good news; lift it up, fear not; say to the cities of Judah, “Behold your God!”
Behold, my servant shall act wisely; he shall be high and lifted up, and shall be exalted.
And as Moses lifted up the serpent in the wilderness, so must the Son of Man be lifted up