LYF Retreat

North Dakota District Lutheran Youth Fellowship

Spring Retreat

“Teens Reaching Teens in the Digital Age”

Friday, March 3 (7 PM) – Saturday, March 4 (5 PM) 2017

Chieftain Conference Center
Highway 281, Carrington, ND

For students in grade 8 & up & adults!
Registration begins at 7 PM. Activities begin at 7:30 PM.
Get there when you can!

Presenters attended Lutheran Youth Fellowship Teen Leadership training in St. Louis, MO and are bringing this training back to us!
Presenters will be high school students Dane Wolfgram, Bismarck; Austin Bieri, Jamestown; and, Ashley Johnson, West Fargo.
Topics include:

  • Why Jesus? Colliding Worldviews
  • Relational Witness in a Digital World
    Earn the Right to be Heard
  • Use the Tools: Personal Witness and Social Media


Lloyd Garrelts Nokomis, IL

Lloyd Garrelts
Nokomis, IL

Guest Musician

Guest musician: Singer and songwriter Lloyd Garrelts has toured extensively with Echelon, Peder Eide and Jonathan Rundman, and shared the stage with Switchfoot, Newsboys, Third Day, Lost and Found, Beki Hemingway, Audio Adrenaline and many other top musicians. Lloyd’s music reflects experiences and observations about faith and life from his Midwest Christian perspective. For more Lloyd info and music, check out




…and more…

  • Devotions
  • Music with Lloyd Garrelts\]r
  • Closing Worship
  • Junk food buffet
  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • Noon buffet at the Pizza Ranch
  • + MORE!!


Please bring…

  • Bible
  • offering to support the 2016-2017 ND District LYF mission project – Soldiers of the Cross (Soldiers of the Cross provides emergency support and pastoral care for Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod church workers based on financial need.)
  • Friends are welcome!!


Registration Fee: $75 Includes:

  • Saturday breakfast
  • Pizza buffet lunch
  • Friday night sleeping room
  • Program costs

Make checks payable to: ND District LCMS

Registrations are due to Pat Sebastian by Sunday, February 26 – you can register via paper, text or phone call (701-471-3289), email (patsebbis[at]aol[dot]com) or Facebook message! Registration forms and more information can be found on the downloads page.