Are you ready for The MIX?

At The MIX, students (6th-12th grade) come together for an in-town weekend retreat where they can experience God and hang out with friends. Our goal is for students to grow in their faith with God, while recharging emotionally and relationally.

WHEN: February 24-26, 2023
WHERE: ATHENS, GA
WHO: 6TH-12TH GRADE STUDENTS

Want to see what The MIX is like?


FAQs

February 24 - February 26, 2023

Sessions will take place at Athens Church. High School small groups will be staying in a local family’s home with their small group and small group leaders. These homes have been background-checked and approved by our staff. You will receive the contact information and address of your student’s Host Home at check-in.

If you would like to apply for a MIX Scholarship, please click the button below and fill out the form. After you apply our team will follow up with next steps. Applying for a scholarship does not guarantee financial assistance for this event.


If you would like to give towards MIX Scholarship, please click the button below.


Totally up to you! There will be plenty of food at meals, but you never know when your student needs a little boost.

Linens | sleeping bag, pillow, and bath towel

Clothes | comfortable clothes for the weather, sleeping clothes, sweatshirt/jacket

Toiletries 

Bible, notebook, pen

Small group leaders and background-checked volunteers will transport students throughout the weekend in their personal vehicles and/or rental vehicles. We ask that students not transport themselves during the weekend.

High school students will stay at host homes but Middle school students will just attend the sessions with their group.

Middle school students will need to be picked up after each session on Friday and Saturday night at the Middle school doors. If your student has a phone, make sure they are checking it to find you. Otherwise, designate with your student a pick up time and location during check in.

Please email [email protected] to cancel a registration. While we do our best to refund everyone we can, please note that we cannot guarantee a full refund.

We care about your student’s safety. Please indicate any food allergies in your student’s registration.

While we discourage students leaving The Mix throughout the weekend, we understand that some students may have prior obligations. If your student needs to leave The Mix for a period of time, please complete this Time Away form so we know when to expect your student

To ensure a safe and excellent experience for all students, there are a few things that will cause your student to be removed from the retreat. This includes fighting, leaving the campus or host home away from their small group, inappropriate behavior with guys and girls, and drugs, alcohol, and any form of tobacco.