ACYOA Lenten Retreats
The ACYOA Central Council is excited to announce a Regional Lenten Retreat series for the 2023 Lenten season. These in-person, day-long retreats are open to all ACYOA Seniors across the Eastern Diocese and Armenian young adults ages 18 and up. The series will be held in four regions across the Eastern Diocese: Midwest, Mid-Atlantic, New England and South.
After a brief hiatus, the ACYOA Central Council brought back retreats to Lenten season with the 2022 ACYOA Seniors National Lenten Retreat. This retreat was held at the St. Iakovos Retreat Center in Kansasville, Wisconsin from Friday, March 25 to Sunday, March 27. The National Lenten Retreat was open to ACYOA Seniors from across the Eastern Diocese to get away for a weekend of reflection, spiritual growth and fellowship through a series of workshops, lectures, and outdoor activities.
2023 ACYOA Seniors Regional Lenten Retreats
The ACYOA Central Council is excited to announce dates for the 2023 ACYOA Seniors Regional Lenten Retreat series!
These in-person, day-long retreats are open to all ACYOA Seniors across the Eastern Diocese and Armenian young adults ages 18 and up for a day of reflection, fellowship and more. The series will take place on the following dates in four regions:
Saturday, March 4 - St. Mesrob Armenian Church, Racine, WI (Midwest)
Saturday, March 11 - Armenian Church of the Holy Martyrs, Bayside, NY (Mid-Atlantic)
Saturday, March 11 - St. Sarkis Armenian Church, Carrollton, TX (South)
Saturday, March 11 - St. James Armenian Church, Watertown, MA (New England)
More information on the 2023 Regional Lenten Retreat series will be shared soon via our email newsletter, website and social media channels. For questions, please email the ACYOA Central Council at email@example.com
2022 ACYOA Seniors National Lenten Retreat
The 2022 ACYOA Seniors National Lenten Retreat gathered 35 young adults from across the Eastern Diocese for a weekend of faith and spiritual formation, reflection, and fellowship at the scenic St. Iakovos Retreat Center in Kansasville, Wisconsin. Participants had the opportunity to unwind and engage in worship, small and large group discussions, outdoor activities, and more!
All retreat expenses including lodging and meals were paid for by the ACYOA Central Council.