Retreat Schedule

Retreat Schedule

Sample Daily Schedule
8:00-8:30
Breakfast
Enjoy one of Baylor's newly renovated dining halls including a variety of foods for your needs.
9:00-10:30
Session 1
Engage in spiritual practices such as worship, prayer, and reflection before learning about a particular theological theme from some of Baylor's faculty and experienced sport practitioners. All theological talks are relevant to athletes who are asking the big questions of life like, "Who am I and what is my bigger purpose in life? What do I do when my dreams are crushed or life isn't fair?"
10:30-11:30
Discussion Groups
Understand your own story as it relates to God's story in a small group of 4-5 other friends lead by a mentor.
11:30-12:30
Lunch
Meet up with your new friends around good food and conversation
1:30-3:30
Competition
Learn to live out your faith in a competitive sports lab experience, gleaning insight from the morning talks and small groups. If you can work out your faith in the contested site of sports, you will be more equipped to do so for the rest of your life!
3:30-5:00
Free Time
Rest, swim, lift weights, run, socialize, read...
5:30-6:30
Dinner
Capture the day around a meal in a relaxed environment with friends, mentors and faculty.
7:00-8:30
Hot Topics
Immerse yourself in a safe environment with an openness to explore significant (yet challenging) topics such as racism, poverty, addicitons, insecurity, and depression. When there is not a hot topic scheduled, there will be socials planned for fun and deeper relationships.
8:30-9:30
Mentoring
Meet with mentors to discuss new personal, emotional, and theological insights...or just debrief, laugh, or pray.
11:30
Lights Out
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