Senior Saints Fall Retreat
Be refreshed by Bible teaching and quiality music. Fellowship around meals and a variety of activities. This weekend retreat is a chance for seniors to "come ye apart and rest a while."
October 19-21, 2017
Check-in Thursday from 2:00-3:00 PM
Check-out Saturday at 10:00 AM
Kevin Gullion is a graduate of Appalachian Bible College and Bethany Divinity College and Seminary. Currently, he serves as Dean of Men and faculty member at ABC. Kevin and his wife, Melissa, are the parents of four daughters. Now a deacon and song leader in their local church, Kevin has also served as an assistant pastor, pastor, and chaplain in Ohio.
- $90 per person
- Includes $30 non-refundable registration fee.
- Stay an extra night in our lodge for $40 + tax per night.
- Extra meals may be paid for at the dining room.
Alpine Lodge: Motel style rooms with heat and AC. Each room has one double bed, two sets of bunks, and a private bath. Bedding and towels are provided.
RV Sites: 9 sites with full hook-ups.
Meals: A soup and salad bar complements the variety of hot entrées, sides, and desserts in the spacious Hanmer Dining Hall. Friday dinner is a banquet especially for Senior Saints.
This year’s destination is Pipestem Resort State Park, which offers beautiful views and a variety of activities. An aerial tramway carries visitors 3,600 feet to the Bluestone River Gorge below. There is a Nature Center along with a 1900-era historical reconstruction of a house, barn, and meat house. Pipestem also offers shops, including the Mountain Artisan Center, and some of the state’s best bird watching.
Bridge Day is the largest BASE jumping event in the U.S. Thousands of spectators will watch BASE jumpers take the 876' plunge off the world’s second largest single arch bridge. You may wish to join the festivities on Saturday, October 21st. The bridge is located just twenty minutes from the college. To find out more about this event, visit www.officialbridgeday.com. Guided tours of the bridge are available for this event. Inquire at the website or by calling 1-800-927-0263 (reservations begin in July).