Teens Encounter Christ (TEC) is a weekend retreat with the primary goal of facilitating an encounter with Christ for those who are searching for deeper meaning, purpose, and hope in life, and who desire an authentic relationship with God within a community of believers.
Want to make a TEC retreat?
Awesome! If you or someone you know has never made a TEC retreat, fill out an application or give one to someone you know.
Feel called to serve?
Great! If you have already made a retreat and you want to come back to work, check out the requirements and fill out an application.
Get involved and stay in touch!
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The Catholic Church, the Diocese of Cleveland and TEC hold the protection of minors as one of their highest priorities.
The VIRTUS program educates all volunteers in the recognition and prevention of sexual abuse. Completion of VIRTUS training is now a required part of all diocesan ministries involving youth.
How is the retreat team formed?
Learn about the prayerful process through which the leadership team is formed for the good of those who will be making the following retreat.
Reference forms for teens interested in making a retreat, and first time applicants to work a retreat.