Schedule

Keynotes, concerts, impact sessions, Mass, adoration, and more.
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2019 Schedule

Day 1 - The Need

December 30, 2019

12 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Registration and Check-In

Registration and Check-In

Swing by for your event pass and to get all checked in for SLS20. Following this check-in period on Day 1, check-in will be available at the Info Booth.

6:00 p.m.
Opening Mass

Opening Mass

All things at SLS20 begin with prayer and communion with our Lord. Enter into your SLS20 experience with Mass.

7:30 p.m.
Keynotes: Fr. Mike Schmitz & Emily Wilson

Keynotes: Fr. Mike Schmitz & Emily Wilson

Fr. Mike Schmitz and Emily Wilson kick off the night by addressing the need — the need for authentic missionary disciples in our world and the need for Christians to walk alongside each other.

9:00 p.m.
Orientation for Power Sessions

Orientation for Power Sessions

Meet your SLS20 small group! We’ll introduce you to the structure of the next few days and what to expect from the Power Sessions.

10:30 p.m.
Entertainment

Entertainment

Get together with friends and wrap up Day 1 with one of our attending headliners.

Day 2 - Win

December 31, 2019

8:00 a.m.
Prayer

Prayer

Spend some time in prayer before the Blessed Sacrament.

8:30 a.m.
Mass

Mass

Take time to orient your day. Join us for morning Mass and offer up all that the Lord may be calling you to experience at SLS20.

10:15 a.m.
Concurrent Session (Collegiate Track)

Concurrent Session (Collegiate Track)

Hear from John Zimmer as he talks about incarnational evangelization, authentic friendship, and your college campus.

10:30 a.m.
Concurrent Session (Making Missionary Disciples Track)

Concurrent Session (Making Missionary Disciples Track)

Join fellow Catholics living the truth of Christ in the world to discuss what evangelization and discipleship can look like at home, at church, at work, and in the community.

11:30 a.m.
Power Sessions (Making Missionary Disciples Track)

Power Sessions (Making Missionary Disciples Track)

Get together with your small group to go deeper into how to put the topic of today’s Concurrent Session into practice when you get home.

1:45pm
Impact Sessions

Impact Sessions

Open to everyone! Choose from a variety of speakers and topics for your Impact Session.

1:45 p.m.
Training Session (Collegiate Track)

Training Session (Collegiate Track)

While others in your small group attend Impact Sessions, join Erin Scanlan to learn about how to lead transformative Bible studies. You’ll bring back what you learn to your group!

3:30 p.m.
Power Session (Collegiate Track)

Power Session (Collegiate Track)

Come back together as a small group. Those who attended today’s Training Session will teach you about what they learned about leading transformative Bible studies.

3:30 p.m.
Impact Sessions (Making Missionary Disciples Track)

Impact Sessions (Making Missionary Disciples Track)

Hear from MMD-Track speakers about topics pertaining to living out the truth of Christ in your everyday life.

7:30 p.m.
Keynotes

Keynotes

Dr. Edward Sri and Damon Owens will put today’s sessions into perspective by talking to us about fellowship.

10 p.m.
Entertainment

Entertainment

It’s New Year’s Eve! Bring your friends and count down the hours to 2020 at our SLS20 New Year’s Eve Party with Matt Maher.

Day 3 - Build

January 1, 2020

8:00 a.m.
Prayer

Prayer

Spend some time in prayer before the Blessed Sacrament.

8:30 a.m.
Mass

Mass

Start the New Year off right. Come together in prayer and thanksgiving for Mass. (Happy Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God!)

10:15 a.m.
Concurrent Session (Collegiate Track)

Concurrent Session (Collegiate Track)

John Leyendecker will build from Day 2’s topics by speaking about the moral authority for evangelization today.

10:30 a.m.
Concurrent Session (Making Missionary Disciples Track)

Concurrent Session (Making Missionary Disciples Track)

Join fellow Catholics living the truth of Christ in the world to discuss what evangelization and discipleship can look like at home, at church, at work, and in the community.

10:30 a.m.
Campus Ministry Track Retreat

Campus Ministry Track Retreat

Gather with fellow campus ministry leaders for a full-day retreat. Be renewed in your walk with the Lord and be replenished by the Holy Spirit for your work on campus.

11:30 a.m.
Power Sessions (Making Missionary Disciples Track)

Power Sessions (Making Missionary Disciples Track)

Get together with your small group to go deeper into how to put the topic of today’s Concurrent Session into practice when you get home.

1:45 p.m.
Impact Sessions

Impact Sessions

Something for everyone! Choose from different speakers and topics to go deeper into prayer, leadership, the sacraments, the saints, and more.

1:45 p.m.
Training Session (Collegiate Track)

Training Session (Collegiate Track)

While the rest of your small group attends Impact Sessions, join Carrie Wagner to discuss how to build disciples for evangelization. You’ll share what you learn with your group!

3:30 p.m.
Power Session (Collegiate Track)

Power Session (Collegiate Track)

Come back together as a small group. Those who attended today’s Training Session will share with you what they learned about building disciples for evangelization.

3:30 p.m.
Impact Sessions (Making Missionary Disciples Track)

Impact Sessions (Making Missionary Disciples Track)

Hear from MMD-Track speakers about topics pertaining to living out the truth of Christ in your everyday life.

7:30 p.m.
Keynotes

Keynotes

Fr. Agustino Torres, C.F.R. and Sr. Miriam James Heidland, SOLT will lead us deeper into the mind-blowing, life-transforming power of prayer and the sacraments.

8:30 p.m.
Adoration & Confession

Adoration & Confession

Come as you are. Come to be healed. Come to the Lord.

Day 4 - Send

January 2, 2020

8:00 a.m.
Prayer

Prayer

Spend some time in prayer before the Blessed Sacrament.

8:30 a.m.
Mass

Mass

Continue last evening’s experience at Adoration & Confession Night with a celebration of the Eucharist at Mass.

10:15 a.m.
Concurrent Session (Collegiate Track)

Concurrent Session (Collegiate Track)

Hilary Draftz will explain the High Call and go from empowering vision to nitty-gritty application with Spiritual Multiplication.

10:30 a.m.
Concurrent Session (Making Missionary Disciples Track)

Concurrent Session (Making Missionary Disciples Track)

Join fellow Catholics living the truth of Christ in the world to discuss what evangelization and discipleship can look like at home, at church, at work, and in the community.

11:30 a.m.
Power Sessions (Making Missionary Disciples Track)

Power Sessions (Making Missionary Disciples Track)

Get together with your small group to go deeper into how to put the topic of today’s Concurrent Session into practice when you get home.

1:45 p.m.
Impact Sessions

Impact Sessions

Even more to learn! Choose new topics and speakers to dive deep into the hope, truth, and ultimate victory of the Catholic faith and missionary discipleship.

1:45 p.m.
Training Session (Collegiate Track)

Training Session (Collegiate Track)

While the rest of your small group attends Impact Sessions, join Marcus Schoch for the how-tos of creating a love for God’s people. You’ll teach others what you learn!

3:30 p.m.
Power Session (Collegiate Track)

Power Session (Collegiate Track)

Come back together as a small group. Those who attended today’s Training Session will share with you what they learned about creating a love for God’s people.

3:30 p.m.
Impact Sessions (Making Missionary Disciples Track)

Impact Sessions (Making Missionary Disciples Track)

Hear from MMD-Track speakers about topics pertaining to living out the truth of Christ in your everyday life.

7:30 p.m.
Keynotes

Keynotes

Dr. Jonathan Reyes and Helen Alvaré will break into the teachings of the Apostles from Acts 2:42 and teach us what that means for our everyday life.

10 p.m.
Entertainment

Entertainment

Bring the friends you’ve made here at SLS20 along for some good, clean fun and winning entertainment.

Day 5 - Mission

January 3, 2020

9:00 a.m.
Keynotes

Keynotes

Fr. Michael Gaitley, M.I.C., Sr. Bethany Madonna, S.V. and Curtis Martin will bring it home by telling us about mission.

11:00 a.m.
Closing Mass

Closing Mass

We end as we began: coming to Christ in the Eucharist. Take what you’ve experienced at SLS20 and put it in His hands. Pray that He illuminates your next steps.

Schedule is subject to change.

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