60.Events_Compass(1)The Compass program is for high school students (grades 10th – 12th) and spans one school year. It includes three retreats with monthly web hangouts in between. It’s a group of teens like you working together and exploring more about listening to God’s voice!

Compass Retreats

  • Interactive games and team-building exercises
  • In-person discussions with peers
  • Recreational activities like hiking, skiing and scavenger hunts
  • New locations each time
  • Opportunities to become a seasoned traveler


Retreat Dates for 2018-2019

Welcome to Compass! We’re so glad you’re a part of this group. The program kicks off with your first retreat this fall and will include two other retreats throughout the year.

  • Fall: Aug. 8–12, 2018 – Boston, MA
  • Winter: Dec. 28, 2018 – Jan. 1, 2019 – Location TBD
  • Spring: Apr. 25–28, 2019 – Location TBD

I am gaining more of an understanding of Christian Science, and it helps to have other teens in the program who are on the same journey.
– Compass Teen Participant

Upcoming Compass Events

DB Compass: 2017-2018 Group Spring Retreat – Boston @ Boston, MA
Apr 19 – Apr 22 all-day
DB Compass – 2018-2019 Group Fall Retreat – Boston, MA @ The Mother Church & beyond
Aug 8 – Aug 12 all-day
DB National Annual Weekend – Boston, MA @ Boston University
Aug 9 @ 7:00 pm – Aug 12 @ 12:00 pm

click here for more details & registration.

DiscoveryBound Outreach’s National Annual Event this year will be held in Boston, MA! Join us in Boston for this very special and inspiring National Annual Weekend! Teens will be joining The Mother Church’s biennial College Summit for a day of talks and activities, exploring the sights and sounds of Boston, and having lunch at Longyear Museum. Adults will be touring The Mother Church (TMC) and Mapparium, exploring the city of Boston, and visiting a couple of Mrs. Eddy’s homes with Longyear Museum. Everyone will be staying in the air-conditioned dorms at Boston University and enjoying a Saturday evening cruise in Boston Harbor.

WHO: 8th-12th grade Christian Scientists and their friends (grade entering in the Fall 2018) and Christian Science Adults 25+

COST:   Teen: $240 early, $270 regular.  Adult: $395 early, $425 regular.

The registration fee for teens and adults include lodging, event activities and meals (Friday breakfast thru Sunday breakfast).

Financial Aid is available for teen participants.  We can provide up to $135 in registration financial aid, and we can also provide up to $200 in financial aid for flights to and from Boston.  Feel free to reach out with any questions you might have!

Chaperones:  If you are interested in chaperoning for this event, please reach out to Alex Griffin at 303.773.3000 ext. 138.

Flight information:  We’re so glad that you’re interested in the weekend.  Registration will launch on April 2nd, but you don’t have to wait until then to book your flight and save money!  We can’t wait to have you join us in Boston!

If Flying, arrive between 12 PM and 5 PM on Thurs. Aug. 9th.  Depart between 2:30 PM and 6:30 PM on Sun, Aug 12th.

DB Compass: 2018-2019 Group Winter Retreat – location TBD @ Location TBD
Dec 28 2018 – Jan 1 2019 all-day
DB Compass: 2018-2019 Group Spring Retreat – location TBD @ location TBD
Apr 25 – Apr 28 all-day

Questions? Email or call 888.416.7348 x137

This program is generously underwritten by the Asher Student Foundation and other partners.