Junior High School Youth Retreat

The 29th Junior Youth Spiritual Retreat that will be held on Friday-Sunday of August 28-30th,2015 for Girls AND Sunday-Tuesday August 30th-Sep 1st for Boys at the “Twin Pines Conference and Retreat Center

3000 Twin Pine Rd.  Stroudsburg, PA 18360

* The retreat is for the Junior High School Youth who will start 6th, 7th, or 8th grade in September 2015

* All applications, youth’s and servant’s, have to be signed by the reverend Father of the Church.

* Please, assign one responsible servant from your church to gather all the Registration Forms, childrens & servants, with the payments (preferably one church check) and send it all together at one time to the church’s address above, attention “Junior Youth Spiritual Retreat coordinator . This year the church will not accept any individual Registration Form sent separate from the group.

  • Please ask the Assigned Responsible Servant to contact Fady Ghattas  718-629-7392 Or Wassim assad 718-559-2660
  • Or send an email to jysrservants@gmail.com if he/she has any question
  • The fee for the retreat is for two nights and five meals
  • The retreat price is $130 if applications postmarked before July12th 2015. The retreat price is $150 for any applications postmarked after July 12th 2015.
  • The deadline to receive any applications will be Aug 2nd 2015.any applications receive after Aug 2nd 2015 will not be accepted .
  • Space is limited, so applications will be taken on first come first serve basis.
  • Switching eligible applicants names-if needed- will be allowed until Aug 2nd and its only allowed for the same gender (e.g. male for male or female for female ) After Aug 2nd there will be NO switching of names so that we may adhere to the retreat site policy.
  • * The Assigned Responsible Servant will be held accountable for the completeness/clearance of all the Registration Forms. Any missing data or non-readable information will lead to non-acceptance of the applicant.
  • * A minimum of one female servant is required for every 1-6 female youth and on male servant for every 1-6 male youth. PLEASE NOTE THAT THE BOYS AND GIRLS HAVE SEPARATE RETREATS THIS YEAR AND MAKE SURE THAT ENOUGH SERVANTS ARE ABLE TO ATTEND WITH THE YOUTH
  • * Receiving youth’s applications without the appropriate number and specific name(s) of the servants application will lead to refusal of the whole church group.
  • Please pray to our Lord Jesus to make this conference a success for the spiritual growth of our Coptic Orthodox youth.
  • Please see the following sheets:
  • RegistrationForm,Youth2015
  • RegistrationForm,Servants2015

Thanks for taking the time to read the enclosed material and passing it on to the Assigned Responsible servant for action.