urban encounter


Bring a group to experience life at Lower Lights Ministries first hand

  • Seminars on poverty, social justice, and community development

  • Service projects with Lower Lights and other partnering organizations.

  • Spiritual discipleship

​Your retreat will include:

  • Morning devotionals

  • Interactive seminars

  • Walking tour of Franklinton

  • Service projects

  • Debrief/testimonies from the Lower Lights community



  • Urban Encounter can accommodate groups of up to 20 people for up to 5 days.

  • Groups will stay on site at our Lower Lights Ministries' properties.

  • Urban Encounter is $40/person per day, which includes lodging, daily meals, scheduling, and administrative and project materials.


If you would like more information or you are interested in organizing an Urban Encounter retreat, contact our Director of Engagement, Renee Carden below.

Renee carden

Outreach Services &
Engagement Director

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