August 3-6, 2016
Selah Vie is an end-of-summer retreat that allows college and graduate students to pause in the midst of life in order to reflect, listen, seek guidance and discern God's purposes and direction. Specialized tracks give attention to the different life stages in which students may find themselves. Topics for discussion and discernment include:
- My Future
- Next Steps
- Beyond serving in a mission setting, in a church, at a camp, etc.
- Beyond graduation
- Beyond …
The Selah Vie experience features:
- Worship and Prayer Opportunities
- Reflection Tracks
- Small and Large Group Experiences
- Free Time
Last year's speaker was Meredith Stone.
Rev. Meredith Stone serves as Director of Ministry Guidance and Instructor of Christian Ministry and Scripture on the faculty of Logsdon School of Theology at Hardin-Simmons University. She is also currently working on her dissertation to complete a PhD in Biblical Interpretation at Brite Divinity School of Texas Christian University. She has previously served as Women in Ministry Specialist for Texas Baptists and Teaching Pastor of Crosspoint Fellowship in Abilene. Meredith is in the Hardin-Simmons University Athletic Hall of Fame for her ability to play golf in a former life, and she is also the reigning karaoke champion of the First Baptist Abilene College Sunday School class. Meredith's husband, James, and two daughters, Hallie (11) and Kinsey (7), are proud of the golf thing, but completely embarrassed by the karaoke.
Last year's musician was Josh Beeler.
Josh Beeler is the Associate Pastor for Youth and College at Central Baptist Church of Fountain City in Knoxville, TN. He is a graduate of Old Dominion University and of the Baptist Theological Seminary at Richmond. Josh is married to his wonderful wife, Sherry, with whom he enjoys sharing conversation, adventures, and life. He is ridiculously playful and works daily to maintain his mischievousness. Josh enjoys playing, singing, hiking, reading, questioning and laughing with friends.
Registration: The event is $75 per individual, which includes 5 meals from dinner on Monday through breakfast on Wednesday, as well as 2 nights lodging.
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