young adults in ministry southwest retreat

What’s it about?

This is a chance for all Sub Region 4 young adults involved in ministry to:

  • come together to build our connection and identity as a sub region,

  • gain tools and skills to grow ourselves and our ministries,

  • and set goals together for the semester ahead.

Who is this for?

Each community in Sub Region 4 is encouraged to invite their:

  • Children’s Minister AND their core team

  • Youth Pastor AND their core team

  • Young Adult Pastor AND their core team

  • CARP leaders AND their core team

  • Parental Mentors

  • Local Pastors

  • Young Adult Community Leaders

Your Sub Regional Director (Rev. Jackson), Secretary General (Izak Hernandez), YAYAM Coordinator (Tami Tamayo), National YAYAM Director (Naokimi Ushiroda), National Children’s Ministry Coordinator (Leena Vincenz-Gavin) will also be coming!


  • Dates and Times: Friday, January 4 - Sunday, January 6

  • Location: DFW Family Church - 1710 West Airport Freeway, Irving, TX 75062

  • Cost: $25 includes:

    • Meals: Friday lunch to Sunday lunch

    • Lodging Friday and Saturday night at DFW Family Church (sleeping-bag-on-the-floor style)

  • Transportation:

    • If flying, please arrive at DFW International airport by 11:30am on Friday, and depart after 2:00pm on Sunday.


Email Izak at

Register by December 28th!