Peace and Conflict

The 2020 Practice Discipleship retreat is an opportunity for Young Adults in the Delaware - Maryland Synod to gather together and practice our call to discipleship in a supportive, inclusive, and sustainable community. Our theme for this years retreat is Peace and Conflict. The retreat is located at Mar-Lu-Ridge Conference and Retreat Center (4341 Mountville Rd. Jefferson, MD 21755) The retreat starts Friday, Feb 21st at 7pm and ends with lunch on Sunday Feb 23rd. Please follow this link to fill out an evaluation form after the event ends.

Below is a generic schedule of the event (this is subject to change)


7:00-8:30 Gathering/Community Time (with music and games)

8:45 Official Welcome: 

9:00 Worship with Communion: (In the chapel)

Evening Activities


8:00-9:30 Breakfast (on our own)

10:00-11:30 Session A

11:30-12:00 Reflections

12:00-1:00 Lunch (Provided by Camp)

1:00-1:30 Free time

1:30-3:00 Session B

3:00-4:00 Service Activity
4:00-5:00 Group Building

5:00-6:00 Dinner (Provided by Camp)

6:00-8:30 Free Time 

8:30-10:00 Session C

Host Time After 


8:00-9:00 Breakfast (on our own)

9:30-10:30 Session D

11:00-11:45 Worship

12:00 Lunch (Provided by Camp) /Call to Action/Sending and Blessing


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