Confirmation Retreats at CTSFW for Fall 2019 & Spring 2020
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (CTSFW)—For those congregations looking for opportunities to expand the experiences and knowledge of their young people preparing for confirmation, consider sending them to the Fall and Spring Christ Academy Confirmation Retreats at Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne (CTSFW). This year’s biannual retreats offer confessional catechesis, taught by the faculty of CTSFW, finishing up a three-year catechetical series on the six chief parts of Luther’s Small Catechism.
October 4–6, 2019
Confession and Absolution
Dr. Jeffrey Pulse
February 21–23, 2020
The Lord’s Supper
Dr. Paul Grime
Confirmands are encouraged to attend this event together with their pastor, as a complement to their ongoing instruction. The retreat costs $110 per individual, which includes room and board as well as classes and fun for both students and chaperones. Attendees stay in the dorms and eat on campus, experiencing both the daily life and liturgical worship of Seminary, forging friendships with fellow Lutherans their age.