Not everyone was disappointed with the snowy weather this past
winter. Boys and dads – 87 to be exact –
gathered for a weekend retreat of skiing and spiritual growth
The event was organized by Fr. Jacob Dumont LC, through
Sacred Heart Apostolic School in Rolling Prairie, Indiana. Skiing took
place at the Bittersweet Ski Resort in Otsego, Michigan.
young men, and boys came from Illinois, Iowa, Wisconsin, Minnesota,
and even Kansas,” said Fr. Jacob.
Retreat reflections were presented in three
“tracks,” one for dads, one for high school young men,
and one for boys in 5th – 8th grade.
activities for the boys and teens included sports, dynamic team
activities, spiritual talks, Mass, and an opportunity for confession,” said
Fr. Jacob. “The dads joined the boys and young men
for some of their activities, but also had time to
get together to speak about parenting, the Theology of the
Body, and how to help their family to continue growing
in the faith.”