High School Summer Theology Journey

"Engaging Stories: An Intensive Journey of Faith, Life & Action"

As high school juniors & seniors you can expect a week-long JOURNEY of faith, life, and action with your peers, accompanied by college mentors (Peer Ministers).

Assessment

FAITH

Connect the stories of inspiring spiritual heroes with your own Journey.

Faculty Development

LIFE

Explore the possibilities for your life’s call with new friends as part of a diverse and engaged college community – learning from each other’s stories.

Academic Technology

ACTION

Serve people – hearing their stories, addressing needs, working for Justice, while growing as a servant leader.


Register Here!

You will explore theology as an academic study, while cultivating your relationship with God, self, & others. (Afternoon sessions)

Explore the possibilities for your life’s call with new friends as part of a diverse and engaged college community – learning from each other’s stories.

Serve people – hearing their stories, addressing needs, working for Justice, while growing as a servant leader. (Morning sessions)

You will have the opportunity to ask questions about the moral dimensions of current issues.  There is also opportunity to create your own spiritual story!

Journey together with other High School Juniors & Seniors
  • Week-long experience
  • On a college campus
  • Sleep in college dorms
  • Plenty of good food!
  • Diverse teen community
  • Focus on Theology & local service opportunities
  • An incredible overnight retreat adventure
Free Time & Evening Activities will include
  • Sports in Field House
  • Movies
  • Spirituality Prayer Path
  • Music Night
  • Master Storyteller
  • Late night snacks!
  • Community Building Fun
  • Lawn Volleyball
  • Night Prayer
Parents

Your teen will be participating in a variety of program components throughout the week. All activities will be well supervised and safe. We are hoping to have a diverse, multi-cultural group of teens.

We are striving for a 50/50 mix of young men & women.

Fully trained college-age Peer Ministers will facilitate the small groups and accompany teens on Service experiences.

Our university professors will be our presenters and facilitators.

Audience

This Summer Program is designed for high school Juniors & Seniors. Registration is limited to 40 participants.

WHEN

June 22-29, 2019 (Saturday - Saturday)

WHERE
Lewis University (see Directions)
One University Parkway
Romeoville, IL 60446

Cost

$150

Note: Scholarships available. Contact Dr. Joanne Kuttner for details at (630) 862-4242 .

Room & Board are covered for each person from Saturday afternoon, June 22 (2pm) through Saturday, June 29 breakfast. There are three (3) meals a day and overnight accommodations will be in Lewis dorms.

Registration for this event will close on May 15, 2019 - or when 40 students have registered.

QUESTIONS?

Dr. Joanne Kuttner
Program Director
(630) 862-4242
kuttnejo@lewisu.edu