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web retreat thrive

 

You're invited to attend West End Baptist's 2018 winter retreat taking place January 26-27 at Bayside Camp.

The theme for this year's retreat is Thrive, and sessions will focus on how, as a church, we can reach out to, engage, and retain young people. 

There is a new generation: Generation Z (ages 8-18). They are not leaving the church; they have simply never been in our churches to begin with. Therefore, the question we need to now be asking is: What must we do to reach and engage young people with the person and message of Jesus? 

Imaginative Hope from Atlantic Baptist Churches (CBAC) on Vimeo.

Guest speaker, Renee Embree, CBAC Director of Youth & Family Ministries, will be leading participants through discussions about 'Growing Young' and 'Imaginative Hope' and how we can make West End a welcoming place for Generation Z. Renee will be looking at 6 priorities:

  1. Unlock keychain leadership
  2. Empathize with today’s young people
  3. Take Jesus’ message seriously
  4. Fuel a warm community
  5. Prioritize young people (and families) everywhere
  6. Be the best neighbours
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In addition to the sessions with Renee, there will be activities and chances to connect with the West End Baptist family.

So, come be part of some important conversations. Connect with the West End community. Have some fun. We really hope to see you there.

 

Registration:

Adult (staying overnight) $75
Adult (Saturday only) $40
Child (12yr & unders) $60
Child (Saturday only) $30
Family discount*: $250 (max.)

*Family registration is capped at $250 for families with multiple participants

To register for the conference, contact the Church Office.
NOTE: Transportation and financial support are available.

 

 

Join us on December 18 at 9:00 a.m. for food, fun, and fellowship.

 

Bethlehem Bound: The Fun, Instant Christmas Play Starring Families! - Group (Creator)

 

We'll start things off with a continental breakfast, and then we'll prepare for the Christmas play, Bethlehem Bound. But this isn't your average Christmas play.

In the play, we'll meet Marty and Ramona, a Bible-times couple, as they lead the way on this journey to Bethlehem on the night of Jesus birth. They'll cross paths with Mary and Joseph, a musical caravan, Wise Ones going to meet the baby king, harmonic angels, and shepherds with a flock of inspiring sheep -- all played by us with props that we'll create!

Just one hour of rehearsal, four scenes that involve everyone, and a captivating orginal script. Don't miss out on the Christmas fun!

 

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Contact us

1986 Preston Street
Halifax, NS B3H 3W2
Phone: (902) 422-6488
Email: office@westendbaptist.ca

  

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