The ND Academy ministry program helps students to become exposed to, experience, and express Christ, His kingdom, and the biblical purposes of his church.
Upper School Retreats
Koinonia: 9th Grade Retreat
- Koinonia is a Greek word meaning “fellowship” or “community.” This is an overnight, off-site retreat that focuses on building a faith-based community through games, large and small group discussions and community building activities.
Metanoia: 10th - 12th Grade Retreat (Year I)
- Metanoia is a Greek word meaning “change of heart.” Participants are encouraged to reflect on how they can make their faith their own. Change your mind, change your heart, and change your actions.
Kairos: 10th - 12th Grade Retreat (Year II)
- Kairos means “special time with the Lord.” This retreat seeks to give students real, tangible ways to grow their faith and spend time with the Lord. This retreat is time set aside for the students to reflect on their relationship with God, others, and themselves.
Fiat: 10th - 12th Grade Retreat (III)
- Fiat means “Be it done unto me” and this retreat encourages the students to make the step from being passive Christians into active Christians by saying “yes” to God’s will.
Mrs. Julie Pack
Director of Religious Education Service Learning Coordinator