2009 May Missionary Retreat at Maywood

From the organizers. Be sure the read the fine print.


April 30-May 2, 2009

Sponsored by: World Evangelism School of Missions And Double Springs Church of Christ

Retreat Information

Check in is from 12 until 2 PM on Thursday and the program will conclude at 9:30AM on Saturday. Cost: $10 /per person/per night -This includes your food, drinks, and snacks for the retreat.  Pay when you check in.   Main speakers and wives are free.

Accommodations: All Air-conditioned cabins- Men in one, women in another.  If you feel like you can’t handle the camp atmosphere, there are two hotels about 4 miles from the camp in Hamilton: Days Inn 205-921-1790 Econ-o-lodge 205-921-7831

What to Bring: Bedding (for twin size- bunk-beds) Towels Toiletries, clothes, etc. Lawn chairs Umbrellas Missionary attire for Friday night meal

Location: Maywood Christian Camp 700 Maywood Drive Hamilton, Alabama 35570

Website for camp:  maywoodchristiancamp.com (See website for map.)

Directions: Hamilton is located northwest of Birmingham, Alabama off Hwy 78.  When you enter Hamilton, take Hwy 43 South (located at the stop light at the Marion County Courthouse) toward Guinn.  Stay on Hwy 43 for 3 more stop lights.  At this stop light you will see a bank on the right and a pharmacy on the left.  Take a left turn here and travel 3-4 miles down this road (Co. Rd. 42).  Stay on this road until you come to the Maywood Christian Camp sign on the left.

Amenities: Fully equipped kitchen Air-conditioned eating/meeting area Outdoor amphitheatre Lake Playground for children Plenty of wide open spaces

Who Is Invited? All missionaries and friends interested in the future of mission work. RSVP To: Wayne and Janet Barrier Email: wbarrier@hiwaay.net or 256-766-2807 home or 256-627-6495 cell

Hosted by: World Evangelism School of Missions Team Double Springs Church of Christ Wayne and Janet Barrier

Date to RSVP: ASAP but deadline is April 25, so we can prepare rooms and food.

Other: Each missionary will have 10-15 minutes to discuss your mission work. There will be music by The Barriers on Thursday night. Please let us know if you plan to stay one or two nights! (If you are a speaker, please include your mission report in your talk.)

Speakers: Speakers include: Robert Martin, Jerry Humphries, Ken Wilkey, Don Petty, Loy Mitchell, Randal Matheny, Wayne Barrier, Gordon Hogan, and others

There will be special classes for the young at heart on Friday night by Jeremy and Joey Barrier.

There is also a Mission Workshop at Heritage Christian University in Florence, sponsored by Florence Boulevard Church of Christ, on Saturday May 2 from 9-2.

J. Randal Matheny

Be pithy.

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