During the weekend of November 2-4, students from five different schools gathered together for our bi-annual Encounter Retreat. We had 21 students total coming from Monmouth College, Carl Sandburg College, Joliet Junior College, Galesburg High School, and United High School, along with three Ignite staff members. Students participated in sessions each day that helped them [...]
In order to keep the cost of the Encounter Retreats affordable to all students, Ignite relies upon donations to cover food, booklet, and scholarship costs for the weekend. The student fee only covers the cost of the retreat center rental. All other expenses related to the retreats are covered through generous supporters like yourself. Many [...]
God continues to move mightily in our Encounter Retreats. Students are empowered, encouraged and challenged to seek God more and live out the calling and potential He has placed in their lives.
Ignite needs your help! Every semester, Ignite hosts an Encounter Retreat, where students are able to get off campus, disconnect from homework and work and stress, have fun and encounter God. These retreats allow students time to get into the Word, worship God freely, pray, spend time in silence and build relationships with fellow Christians [...]
This past weekend, Ignite Student Ministries had the privilege of hosting the bi-annual Encounter Retreat at Camp Summit in New Windsor, Illinois. These retreats are intended to give students the opportunity to get off campus, disconnect from homework and responsibilities and work and stresses from school, and focus on encountering God.
Our mission is to ignite youth, young adults and university students to passionately pursue Christ and impact their world for Him.
More than just a conversion, we desire to see young people become dedicated disciples of Christ.
Ignite Student Ministries
1007 E. Boston Ave
Monmouth, IL 61462
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