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 2017-2018

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. 31 – Sept. 4, 2017 – San Diego, CA
  • Winter: Jan. 11 – 15, 2018 – Location TBD
  • Spring: Apr. 19 – 22, 2018 – Location TBD

The first retreat is a little unique, so we wanted to give you a few details about how it works. Check out the video below to learn how it integrates with the DB Outreach National Annual event:

2017 Fall Retreat Info

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

Adventure Unlimited Gathering – Boise @ First Church Christ, Scientist
Mar 4 @ 11:15 am

Meet other Christian Scientists and talk with representatives from DiscoveryBound and the A/U Ranches about our year-round programs for youth, teens, families, 20s/30s and adults. Everyone is welcome – bring your friends to play GaGa and visit over pizza.

RSVP to Suzanne Swinnerton (contact info above) for our pizza count.

Download & Share the Flyer

Adventure Unlimited Gathering – Denver @ Adventure Unlimited HQ Building
Mar 10 @ 11:00 am

Join us for lunch and presentations from DiscoveryBound and the A/U Ranches, PLUS we’ll either go sledding or play GaGa, depending on the weather.

DB Compass: 2017-2018 Group Spring Retreat – Boston @ Boston, MA
Apr 19 – Apr 22 all-day
DB National Annual Trip – Boston, MA @ Boston University
Aug 9 @ 2:00 pm – Aug 12 @ 2:00 pm

Save the date for the DB Annual National Trip in Boston, MA this year!  Join us for an exciting trip to Boston and the Mother Church. We will explore Boston and get to join for a day of the College Summit that TMC is hosting!

Flight information:

Arrive no later than 4 pm on Thursday, Aug 9th.

Depart no earlier than 2 PM on Sunday, Aug 12th.

Questions? Email or call 888.416.7348 x137

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