Join us for the 2021 Winter Weekend!

The cost is $35 per student which includes: access to all Friday evening carnival events and one dinner combo on Friday night, a t-shirt, and access to all of Saturday’s sessions and meals.

Tim Halperin

With his distinctive voice, soulful piano vibe, and acumen for writing original songs that tell a story, Tim Halperin has emerged as one of the brightest singer/songwriters in the United States. A native of Omaha, Nebraska, Halperin burst onto the national scene as a contestant on Season 10 of American Idol. With a field of more than 115,000 hopefuls vying for a spot on the show, Halperin emerged as one of the top 12 males, earning a spot on the live broadcast.

Following his stint on American Idol, Halperin independently released his debut full-length album, “Rise and Fall,” which immediately climbed to No. 1 on the iTunes Singer/Songwriter Album Chart and No. 14 on Billboard’s Heatseekers Album Chart.

The album achieved radio success in the United States thanks to the support of nationally syndicated DJ Kidd Kraddick, who regularly featured Halperin and his music on the Kidd Kraddick In the Morning Show.

Tim’s follow-up albums “Heart Tells Your Head”, “Searching For The Same Thing” and “Chances” saw similar chart success. Several songs from these projects have been heard on TV Shows including NCIS: LA, Grey’s Anatomy, American Ninja Warrior, and The Hills.

Halperin has always placed a priority on giving back with his talent. He has partnered with several foundations including Kidd’s Kids and The American Cancer Society. Each summer, Tim spends a few weeks performing at Young Life Camps, where he shares his music and his faith. Tim lives in Nashville, Tennessee with his wife Kylie.

Brad Goode

Brad Goode currently serves as the senior pastor at Good News United Methodist Church in Santa Rosa Beach, FL. Brad is a dynamic speaker who is able to meet his congregation where they are to share the love and grace that Jesus so freely offers to all.

Brad has served several churches over the last few years including Saint James UMC of Montgomery, Dauphin Way UMC of Mobile, and Good News UMC of Santa Rosa Beach.

Brad resides in Santa Rosa Beach with his wife, Rachel, and three amazing children: Caroline, Amelia, and Owen. Check out Brad on Instagram here ( 

Schedule of Events

Friday Night: 

6-8: Carnival & Concert


8-8:30 – Arrival/Breakfast

8:30-10 – Opening Session

10-11 – Small Groups

11-12 – Group Activity

12-12:30 – Lunch

12:30-1:15 – Mini Session

1:15-2:30 – Mission Project

2:30-3:30 – Small Groups/Snack

3:30-5:30 – Activities

5:30-6:30 – Dinner

6:30-8 – Closing Session

8-9 – Bonfire and S’mores

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