Simple Servitude

Union with the Lord

What's This all About?

This retreat will be a 3 day trip of service, fun, and learning about the Catholic faith. Daily mass will be held as well as to prayer services. These 3 days are intended to connect participants with each other and with God. In addition to spiritual growth, this retreat will benefit those too poor to afford home maintenance.

Learning About the Lord

Friday, Oct. 23rd, 7am to Sunday, Oct. 25th, 8pm

789 Park Road 16

Tyler, TX

Meals provided. Please pack two days worth of work clothes, a flashlight, bug spray, and toiletries.

Please note: we will be working on refurbishing houses which will require some physical strain.


Day 1:

7:00 A.M. Arrival and setting up

7:30 Introductions and Bible verse scavenger hunt.

8:30 Fisher's of men fishing competition

9:30 Mass

10:30 Swimming and boating on the lake.

12:00 Lunch

1:00 Drive to fist home to be refurbished

7:00 Return to camp for dinner and smores(not the website)

8:00 showers and free time

10:00 Bible reflection and prayer

10:30 Lights Out

Day 2:

6:30 Wake up and prep for day

7:30 Mass

8:30 Breakfast

9:30 Drive to second home

12:00 Lunch

5:00 return to camp for ultimate Frisbee

6:00 David and Goliath tug of war

7:00 Dinner and campfire

8:00 showers/free time

10:00 Bible/prayer

10:30 Lights out

Day 3:

6:30 Wake up/prep for day

7:30 Mass

8:30 Breakfast

9:30 Hike and swim

11:30 Lunch

12:00 Drive to third house

6:00 return to camp and pack

7:00 Wrap up Gospel Karaoke

8:00 Leave for Gorman