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October 16, 2018

2018 Men's Retreat
Fisher's of Men

- HAOCC Staff Writer -




The Annual Metropolis of Denver Men's Retreat was held September 23-26, 2018 at the Water Valley Retreat Center in Encampment, Wyoming with nearly 50 participants. The retreat theme was 'Fisher's of Men: from ordinary to extraordinary' and focused on the transformation of the Holy Apostles.  

We look forward to another great Men's Retreat in 2019!


Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Denver Annual Front Range Men’s Retreat

September 23rd– 26th, 2018

Water Valley Ranch

504 Water Valley Road, Encampment, Wyoming 82325

‘Fishers of Men: twelve (extra)ordinary men’

SCHEDULE

Sunday, September 23rd - 

4:00 pm – Arrival at Water Valley Ranch, Registration, Free time.

6:30 pm – Dinner, Welcome and Ice Breakers, Father Dimitri and Deacon Paul.

8:00 pm – Open mixer.

Monday, September 24th -

7:30 am – Reveille! Rise and Shine and Give God Your Glory!
8:00 am – Morning Prayers/Sermonette, Father Dimitri. Alone Time with God.
8:30 am - Breakfast. Introduction to the theme and ‘Apostleship,’ Father Theodore.
9:30 am - Session 1, ‘Twelve Ordinary Men.’ 
11:00 am - Session 2, ‘Fly Fishing Exposition: skills & life,’ led by Greg Krochta.

12:15 pm – Lunch, (Bag lunch available to take after breakfast).
1:00-6:30 pm – Group Activities-Fishing/Hiking/Shooting.
6:30 pm - Prepare for Evening Prayers.
7:00 pm – Evening Prayers/Father Evan, Sermonette.
7:30 pm – Dinner. 

8:30 pm – Fireside Chat, Open mixer.

Tuesday, September 25th -  
6:30 am – Reveille! Rise and Shine and Give God Your Glory!
7:00 am – Morning Prayers/Sermonette. Alone Time with God.
7:30 am –Breakfast. Group Photograph.
8:15 am – Group Activities.
12:15 pm – Lunch, (Bag lunch available to take after breakfast).
1:00-6:30 pm – Group Activities-Fishing/Hiking/Shooting.
6:30 pm – Prepare for Evening Prayers.

7:00 pm – Evening Prayers/Sermonette, Father Evan.
7:30 pm – Dinner. Metropolis Update/Advocates 1000.

8:30 pm – Session 3, ‘From Ordinary to Extraordinary,’ Deacon Paul.
9:30 pm – Fireside Chat, Open mixer.

Wednesday, September 26th -

6:30 am – Reveille! Rise and Shine and Give God Your Glory!
7:00 am – Divine Liturgy for the Falling asleep of Saint John the Theologian, Father Theodore.
8:30 am - Breakfast. Free Time, Departure.

Confessions: Scheduled with priest.

 

Presenters:

Deacon Paul Zaharas, Chancellor, Denver

Father Theodore Dorrance, Metropolis/Saint Catherine, Denver

Father Evan Armatas, Saint Spyridon, Loveland

Father Vasili Flegas, Transfiguration, Austin

Father Dimitri Kyritsis, Assumption Cathedral, Denver

Mr. Greg Krochta, Saint Catherine, Greenwood Village



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