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Bayou Awakening is a retreat for college age young adults (18-25), led by young adults, that focuses on deepening your relationship with Christ. There are several talks, including: "What is a Christian?" "Reconciliation," "Prayer," "Faith," "Discernment," "The Mystical Body of Christ." There are opportunities for small group conversation, quiet prayer time, mass, and confession. Join us for a great weekend of spiritual renewal! The retreat is offered twice a year, in the fall and the spring.
Bayou Awakening #21 will be held on September 13-15, 2013, at Camp Kappe.
Apply online to Attend BA #21 OR download application.
After you've filled out your application, you will need send your payment of $50 to:
Bayou Awakening # 21
c/o Office of Y.A.C.M.
2403 Holcombe Blvd.
Houston, TX 77021
The full name of the retreat is "Awakening Your Life to Christ," and it was developed by Fr. Sam Jacobs when he was chaplain at McNeese State University in Lake Charles, Louisiana, in 1974. Jacobs (who later became a bishop), said,