400 Jetty Park Rd
Come join Florida DB groups for a day of fun, sun, and inspiration! This year it will be a one-day event where you can enjoy a morning of kayaking with the manatees and dolphins with A Day Away Kayak Tours in Titusville followed by hanging out at Jetty Park Beach, lunch, games and an inspirational speaker.
Metaphysical Theme: “Love enriches the nature, enlarging, purifying, and elevating it. (Science and Health 57: 23-24)
Inspirational Speaker – Michael Brown – US Navy Chaplain
A Christian Science Chaplain with the US Navy, Michael has spent the last decade serving with Navy and Marine Corps units across the country and deployed overseas. After graduating from Principia College in 2003, he returned to his childhood home near Seattle and worked with a law firm to develop programs for ethics and integrity in public policy. His love of aviation led him next to work at a regional seaplane airline, where he served as flight operations director and station manager at the company’s Seattle seaplane terminal. In 2009, Michael joined The Mother Church’s Chaplain Training Program and began his graduate studies at the Boston University School of Theology, graduating in 2012 with a Masters of Divinity and a specialization in mediation and conflict resolution. Michael then entered active duty service as a staff Chaplain at Naval Station Norfolk, VA. In 2016, his next assignment took him to the high desert of Twentynine Palms, CA, where he served with US Marine Corps units, including 1st Tank Battalion and 2nd Battalion, 7th Marines, with which he deployed to support Operations Inherent Resolve and Enduring Freedom in Iraq, Syria, Kuwait, Jordan, and Afghanistan. In the fall of 2018, he transitioned to serve as Command Chaplain onboard the guided missile cruiser, USS LAKE CHAMPLAIN in San Diego, CA. Michael Currently serves with the Naval Submarine Support Center at Kings Bay, GA. He is blessed to be joined in these adventures by his wife, Lane, and children William and Ruth.
WHO: Christian Scientists of all ages and their friends of all faiths.
(All youth must be accompanied by a parent/guardian)
WHEN: Saturday, April 10 | All-Day
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
A Day Away Kayak Tours in Titusville, FL (kayaking)
9:00 a.m. Meet at Haulover Canal (directions to launch site will be sent)
Jetty Park (bring your own lunch, inspirational speaker, games, beach)
1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Jetty Park, 400 Jetty Park Rd. Cape Canaveral, FL
$5 per person – inspirational talk/pavilion rental (bring your own lunch)
$30 per person – guided kayak tour includes tip (5 & older) optional activity
Space may be limited! (currently the maximum of people gathering at Jetty Park is 50)
Currently tent camping is closed but we are able to use the group rented pavilions for our afternoon activity.
Central Florida: Contact Wendy Landry [email protected] 407-341-3453
Tampa Bay: Contact Julie Webster [email protected] 813-760-4749
Southeast Florida: Contact Cath Gerzina [email protected] 954-675-3248
Jacksonville: Contact Jean Martin [email protected] 904-887-6067
Event will be run in accordance with the current local and state regulations at that time.