Middle School Retreat

Register Online (Available December 2022)
Download Registration Packet (Available December 2022)

Tentative Schedule



7:00 PM                    Arrive/Settle In/Register
8:00 PM                    Opening Devotion & Meal Prayer (Fireside)
8:15 PM                     Pizza (Dining Hall)
Games (Activity Room)
9:15 PM                     Session 1 (Fireside)
10:00 PM                 Activities
11:00 PM                  Evening Devotion (Fireside Room)
Free Time
Lights Out



8:00 AM                    Breakfast and Table Talk (Dining Room)
8:45 AM                    Morning Devotion (Fireside)
9:00 AM                    Session 2 (Fireside)
9:45 AM                    Outdoor Activity
10:45 AM                  Session 3 (Fireside)
11:30 AM                  Free Time
12:00 PM                  Lunch and Cleanup (Dining Room)
1:00 PM                    SNOWLYMPICS
3:00PM                    Review Session and Closing Devotion
3:30 PM                    Depart

Retreat Location: Camp Io-Dis-E-Ca

The Middle School Retreat is for youth in grades 5-8. Youth must be a part of a group with a chaperone.

Information on the 2023 IDE Middle School Retreat and Snowlympics will be available in the Fall of 2022. The 2022 IDE Middle School Retreat and Snowlympics took place January 28-29 at Camp Io-Dis-E-Ca with Pastor Caleb Weight of Our Savior Lutheran Church presenting on Who Am I? A Focus on Baptismal Identity and Vocation. And congratulations to the team from Bethany Lutheran Church in Cedar Rapids for winning the Snowlypics!