Deep Dive Retreat

Deep Dive Retreat

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Connecting your story with God's story

Leaders in sports (coaches, administrators, practitioners, and chaplains) are invited to attend the Faith & Sports Institute's Deep Dive Retreat April 27-30 at Baylor University’s Truett Seminary in Waco, Texas. At the Retreat, participants will be offered a safe place to explore their stories with trained facilitators in partnership with the Tracy Hanson Initiative in order to deepen their ability to lead and care for others.

Registration is extremely limited to optimize the experience for each participant. Women and men are asked to register separately to assist with maintaining group size and ratios.

Register Here (women) Register Here (men)

“Your story has power in your life and it has power to bring meaning to others. If we come to know our story, and then give it away, we will discover the deepest meaning in our lives.”
—Dan Allender, To Be Told


Who? Leaders in sports, including coaches, administrators, practitioners, and chaplains

When? April 27-30, 2023

Where? Baylor University Campus (Waco, Texas)

Cost? $300 (meals provided & housing available)

Scholarships? Scholarship opportunities are available. Contact for additional information.

Questions? Email


What is the schedule for the Retreat?
Retreat sessions will be held during the following times:

  • April 27: 5:00pm - 9:00pm
  • April 28: 9:00am - 9:00pm
  • April 29: 9:00am - 12:00pm; 5:00pm - 9:00pm
  • April 30: 9:00am - 12:00pm

Do I need to attend all sessions?
Yes! In order to preserve continuity and confidentiality of the group experience, all participants are required to attend all sessions.

Are scholarships available?
Yes! Please contact for scholarship information.

Will there be pre-retreat homework or reading?
Yes! All participants will receive several worksheets to complete prior to arriving at the Retreat.

What is the recommended attire?
Casual and comfortable clothing is recommended.

Where will I stay during the Retreat?
Participants are welcome to stay at any area hotel or rental property during the Retreat. A list of local lodging options can be found here. Complimentary housing is available as well. For more information, please contact

What should I bring?
In addition to clothing and personal hygiene items, all you need to bring is a notebook/journal and an open heart and mind to learn from one another.

Where will the sessions be held?
Sessions will be primarily held on the Baylor University campus in addition to other area locations.

George W. Truett Theological Seminary