SURRENDER SUMMIT* is a unique event designed for high school and college students who feel called into ministry. Hear from key leaders in ministry: Dr.Richard Ross (SWBTS), Dr. Johnny Derouen (SWBTS), David Wheeler (Liberty University), Allen Jackson (NOBTS), and Steve Maltempi (SBTC). 

January 17-19, 2015 (MLK Day Weekend)

Great Wolf Lodge - Grapevine, TX

 $65 per person (Scholarships available)

$15 per person (Local Fee: Includes retreat & meals, but NO HOUSING)

$75 Combo Price with SEC Movement Conference



Saturday, January 17

Dinner on your own

6:00pm                 Registration and Check-in (South conference center entrance)    

7:00pm                 Session 1

Sunday, January 18

8:00am                 Breakfast on your own

9:00am                 Visit local church

11:00am               Session 2

12:00pm              Lunch

2:00pm                 Session 3

5:00pm                 Dinner

6:30pm                 Free Time

Monday, January 19

8:00am                 Breakfast on your own

9:00am                 Session 4

10:15am               Break and check out

10:45am               Session 5


How are you preparing students for lasting, effective ministry?

For all high-school and college students who have sensed a call from God on their lives for a vocation in ministry.  Youth ministry staff and volunteer youth workers are encouraged to attend.

SURRENDER (The Called Retreat) is a unique event designed for high school and college students who sense that God has called them into some type of vocational ministry.


  • GROUND students in their calling,
  • DEVELOP them as current and future ministers and
  • CONNECT them with peers and mentors in ministry.

Attendees will understand how to prayerfully evaluate God's will, prepare for difficult obstacles, develop a deep and abiding relationship with God, expect sacrifice, commit to unquestionable purity, and set a course toward faithful fulfillment of their purpose.

They will also have intimate connection groups led by ministry specialists in pastoring, student ministry, worship leading, children's ministry, church education, and missions.

For more information, contact Lauren Turner.

*Formerly the Called Retreat and the Remnant Retreat

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