OCF Southeast Region Retreat
Friday, 16 March @ 6:00 pm-Sunday, 18 March @ 12:00 pm
Join Us for the 4th Annual OCF Southeast Family Reunion
ROTC Cadets from CRU Valor will join us this year!
This weekend is an opportunity to be encouraged by some great teaching, rekindle old friendships and build some new ones. Prepare to leave this weekend refreshed and with a renewed vision for serving Christ in the military society. The weekend starts Friday night at 6PM (EST) with a sandwich buffet at the Uchee Creek Lodge. Two speaker sessions are planned for Saturday morning followed by a group lunch and then an afternoon of fun enjoying all that Uchee Creek has to offer. Saturday evening we will gather for some informal Q&A with our speaker. Sunday morning at 9AM we plan to cap the weekend together in worship at the Uchee Creek Lodge.
- Register for chalet/cabin NLT 15 Feb
- RV/tent users register by 02 March for the retreat and contact Uchee Creek directly 706-545-4053/7238/2063 to reserve a site.
- Local attendees register by 02 March.
- Visit Uchee Creek for driving directions, lodging information and more.
Any questions? Email Chet Arnold or call 703-945-5349.
About the speaker
Chris Plekenpol Elder/Lead Pastor at Wells Branch Church in Austin TX. Chris graduated from the United States Military Academy at West Point in 1999 and served in the Army for seven years to include combat in Iraq as a tank company commander. After the Army, certain of God’s call to ministry, Chris attended Dallas Theological Seminary where he met his wife Adrienne, a graduate of Abilene Christian University, a former high school Spanish Teacher, and his best friend. They have three incredible boys: Austin, Jett, and Titus. Chris is a frequent speaker at OCF’s White Sulphur Springs conference center and has written five books.
Schedule of Events
All events planned for Uchee Creek Lodge
FRIDAY 16 March
6PM-9PM (EST) – Sandwich buffet at check-in
7:30-9PM – Welcome, speaker introduction & opening remarks
SATURDAY 17 March
9-10AM – Speaker session – CEF* program at Campers Cove
10:30-11:30AM – Speaker session – CEF program at Campers Cove
12-1PM – OCF ministry update & lunch
FREE TIME – enjoy Uchee Creek!
7:30-9PM – Final speaker session with Q&A
SUNDAY 18 March
9-10AM – Worship service
Depart Uchee Creek
*CEF – Child Evangelism Fellowship