REGISTER HERE: http://www.cancer-companions.org/survivorship-retreat/
4:00pm-5:00pm Registration/Welcome Game (break music)
5:00-5:10 Retreat leader: Short welcome/intro of self/prayer. Retreat leader reads aloud Welcome to the Christian cancer Survivorship Retreat letter. Then turnover to table leaders.
5:10-5:30 Small Group Introductions
5:30-6:15 Dinner in Cafeteria: Retreat leader announces dinner in Auditorium and says grace. Everyone walks to cafeteria for dinner. Sit with groups at dinner. Intro’s can continue at dinner.
6:15- 6:45 Bible Study #1 “Life after cancer is meant to be overflowing!”
Meet back in auditorium. Retreat Leader begins break music to draw crowd in.
6:45 – 7:15 Side Effects After Cancer: Speaker 20-25 minutes. Retreat leader introduces Side Effects After Cancer speaker.
7:00-7:10 Break Music
7:10-8:30 Bible Study #2 “The cancer journey is not over on the last day of treatment.”
Break: 8:30-8:40pm Retreat leader announces to take a break and ceremony will begin in 10 minutes at their table. Asks them to write on slip of paper during break to prepare. Break music
8:40-8:55pm CEREMONY: Praying for more Led by Table Leaders ceremony music
9:00-10:00 Dessert party in less formal setting for anyone interested in continuing to socialize.
8:00-8:30am Breakfast in cafeteria: Break Music to bring them back into the auditorium for speaker.
8:30-9:20 Nutrition (presentation and small group intersections) Retreat leader introduces Nutrition After Cancer Speaker
9:20-9:30 break Break Music
9:30-10:45 Bible Study #3: Picture cancer survivorship with less worry, more living. Includes craft.
10:45- 11:05 Break break music and make your own healthy snack!
11:05-12:00 Cancer Hero Testimonials Seeing Jesus in your post treatment
12:00- 12:45 Lunch in cafeteria Break Music to bring them back into the auditorium.
1:00-2:15 Bible Study #4 Survivorship is the time to look past what you once were to become something you’ve never been.
2:15-2:30 Break Break Music
2:30-3:20 Exercise class
3:20- 3:30 Break Break Music to bring them back into the auditorium.
3:30- 4:20 Bible Study #5 Your cancer journey is about more than surviving cancer… much more.
4:20-4:30 Break Retreat leader announces to go to Chapel after break for closing ceremony. Asks them to write on slip of paper during break to prepare. Break Music
4:30- 5:00 Closing Ceremony and Evaluations Ceremony Music