October 13 – 15
Blue Lake, Andalusia, AL
The weekend will include break out sessions, pumpkin carving, canoeing, roasting marshmallows, playing games, and fellowshipping! Our guest speaker will be Patrick Hitchman-Craig Sr. Pastor of The Foundry UMC in Opelika.
More about this year’s guest speaker
Rev. Patrick Hitchman-Craig is the Pastor of Foundry Opelika – a brand new United Methodist Church located in the heart of Opelika’s historic Pepperell Mill Village. Patrick is a graduate of Wofford College where he majored in religion. He then earned his Master of Divinity from Duke Divinity School where he was a Divinity Fellow. Prior to planting Foundry Opelika, Patrick served for 6 years as the Associate Pastor at First Methodist in downtown Opelika.
Patrick lives in Opelika with his wife, Rev. Kelli Hitchman-Craig (Associate Pastor, Auburn UMC), and their labradoodle Florence. When he’s not in the office, Patrick is usually in search of live music, great food, and his next pickleball partner.