2017 RUF Fall Conference


General Information for RUF Fall Conference


Meals will be provided beginning with Saturday Morning Breakfast (in other words, eat dinner on your way!!) and continue through Sunday breakfast. We'll do everything possible to accommodate any dietary needs that you may have.


Friday, September 15
630-8pm – Arrive, settle in (eat dinner on the way)
830pm – 1 st Large Group Worship
930pm – Discussion Groups
10pm-Midnight – Bonfire/Free Time

Saturday, September 16
730am – Breakfast
830am – 2 nd Large Group Worship (no sermon)
850am – Discussion Groups
10am-12pm – Zipline, Horseback Riding, Paintball (see sign ups for time slots)
12pm-1pm – Lunch
1-2pm – Zipline, Horseback Riding, Paintball (see sign up for time slots)
2-5pm – Free time! Waterfront, Frisbee, Spikeball, etc. (no homework allowed…)
5pm-6pm – Dinner
730pm – 3 rd Large Group
830pm – Discussion Groups
915pm-Midnight – Bonfire/Free Time

Sunday, September 17
730am-830am – Breakfast and pack up
830am – Leave
915am – Worship at Christ the King in Joplin, MO
11am – Brunch!
12pm – Depart for Home

There will be down time for you to hang out, rest, read, play, meet new people, and really just do whatever you want. If you absolutely MUST do homework, you can, but we’d strongly encourage you to not, b/c it’s homework and yuck.

What to Bring:

Bedding (sleeping bag or sheets/comforter), pillow

Towel (river and shower?)

Hygiene stuff (ain’t nobody want stank in the cabin)

River/Water Clothes

Spikeball sets/other recreation activities

Athletics/hang out clothes (you can do as much or as little of sports stuff as you want)

River Shoes if desired

non-river shoes

Bible if you have one


Friendly smile


anything else you might want

bug spray if you have it/need it



If you’re not driving, please plan to bring $5-$10 to help your driver with gas.



Please click here to print out the waiver and bring it to your CM or intern before departure.