Events

See the calendar below for updates. If you have any questions, contact the Northside office at 812.945.8704 or email info@mynorthside.com.

Men's Challenge

09/16/2022 - 09/17/2022

Country Lake Christian Retreat, Underwood, IN map

Northside Christian Church info@mynorthside.com

Description:

We know life can be busy and challenging at times. Finding time to connect with God and others is difficult to come by. To help, we’ve crafted a great event to take you away from the hustle and bustle and help you press in without distractions.

 

We’ll be hosting Men’s Challenge at the beautiful Country Lake Retreat Center, which is less than 30 minutes from Northside from Friday night, September 16th to Saturday night, September 17th. We’ll have great speakers, lots of good food, fun activities, and plenty of time to connect with God and other men all at a very affordable price. Don’t miss out on this!!

 

In addition to the full dorm package, we have several different packages that will accommodate most needs including an opportunity to save some money by sleeping in a tent or at home. This is open to and designed for men of all ages, including high school juniors and seniors. 

 

 

COST OPTIONS: 

Dorm Package: $119 (Early Bird Rate of $99 ends July 24th)
This complete retreat package for Friday & Saturday includes Friday night accommodations in one of the three large dorms, all meals, programs, and activities at Country Lake. Dorms are divided into large rooms with bunk beds, have AC & heat, and have their own restroom and shower facilities. Bring your own bed linens, pillows, and towels.

Tent Package: $89 (Early Bird Rate of $79 ends July 24th)
This complete retreat package for Friday & Saturday includes Friday night accommodations in the tent camping area, all meals, programs, and activities at Country Lake. Bring your own tent and bedding to sleep under the stars. There are no electrical or water hookups, but a bathroom is nearby.

Sleep at Home Package: $85  (Early Bird Rate of $75 ends July 24th)
This complete retreat package for Friday & Saturday allows you to go home and sleep in your own bed. It includes all programs, meals, and activities at Country Lake.

 

MEN'S CHALLENGE SCHEDULE: 

***NOTE: This schedule is subject to change and we will do our best to update as we go along. You will receive final schedules upon arrival to camp.

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 16th

5:00pm    Arrive and Check-In

6:00pm   Dinner (Catered at the Worship Center)

7:15pm    Main Session 1

  • (7:15-7:25) Ice Breaker Games 
  • (7:25-7:30) Announcements
  • (7:30-7:50) Worship
  • (7:50-8:10) Message 
  • (8:10-8:35) Table Discussions
  • (8:35-8:40) Announcements

8:45pm   Late Night Activities:

  • Ice Cream & Root Beer Keg
  • Campfire 
  • Euchre Tourney or Fantasy Football Draft 

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 17th

8:00am     Morning Devotions (Firepit) 

8:45am     Breakfast (Corral)

10:00am   Main Session 2:

  • (10:00-10:10) Announcements
  • (10:10-10:30) Worship
  • (10:30-11:00) Message 
  • (11:00-11:25) Table Discussions
  • (11:25-11:30) Announcements

11:30am    Breakout Sessions: (Pick One)

  • Overcoming Our Hurts, Hangups, Habits 
  • Building a Family Legacy/Tradition 
  • Resisting Temptations
  • Making Marriage Work
  • Leadership - A Sharp Mind, Not a Sharp Tongue 
  • Biblical Manhood for the Next Generation 
  • Thriving Today as a Vet/1st Responder 

12:45pm    Lunch (Corral)

1:30pm    Activites:

  • (1:30-3:00pm) Activity Block #1 (Pick One)
    • 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament 
    • Wiffle Ball/Kick Ball 
    • Kayak/Canoeing (On Your Own) 
    • Fishing Tournament 
    • Adventure Zone:
      • Zipline
      • Paintball
      • High Ropes
    • Hiking Trails/Free Time (On Your Own)
  • (2:00-4:30) Golf Scramble at Westwoods GC
    • You will not be able to do other activities if you choose the golf scramble. Additional Fees Apply. Pay at the course. 
  • (3:00-4:30) Activity Block #2 (Pick One)
    • Kayak/Canoeing (On Your Own)
    • Adventure Zone:
      • Archery
      • Axe Throwing Tournament
    • Soccer/Football 
    • Hiking Trails/Free Time (On Your Own)

4:30pm    Free Time

5:30pm    Dinner (Catered at the Worship Center)

6:45pm    Main Session 3:

  • (6:45-6:55) Announcements
  • (6:55-7:15) Worship
  • (7:15-7:45) Message 
  • (7:45-8:15) Table Discussion
  • (8:15-8:30) Announcements/Present Trophies (except Corn Hole)

8:30pm    Late Night Activities

  • Desserts/Corn Hole Tourney 
  • Campfire

10:00pm    Final Announcements/Present Cornhole Trophies/Prayer

 

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