"For many are called, but few are chosen." Matthew 22:14
Those of you who follow Serra know of the successes of Serra students. There are many reasons. A significant reason is the Catholic Leadership Retreat conducted prior to the beginning of each school year. The objective of the CLR is to give this years school leaders experience and training in conducting the student retreats to be held throughout the 2020-21 school year. Sixty-one student leaders from Life Team, ASB, Student Council and Music Ministry members participated. This years was conducted online totaling 20 hours over 4 days. Click here to view the "Called and Chosen" Retreat Journal.
Sample Question from "Virtual Partner" Talk 1 in the Retreat Journal.
"What Brings You Joy?"
Alumni return as team leaders each year. Four Alumni returned to campus and did their leading on line from school.
Left to right, Cecelia Leyva '18 Cal Poly Pomona, Dee 'Anna Segee '16 UC Davis and now grad studies at Howard, Anci Castellon-Davis '17 CSU Dominguez, Midshipman Enrique Castellon-Davis '18, US Naval Academy.
Dee 'Anna Segee '16 has been a Team Leader for the "Called and Chosen" Retreat for four years and is critical to it's continuing success. Dee 'Anna's quote about the value of the "Called and Chosen" Retreat.
"Provides the students with motivation that they can and will succeed."
Two more alumni participated as team leaders remotely.
Analexicis Bridewell '13
Program Coordinator of The
Learning Community at
Loyola Marymount University
Brandon Burton '16
UNM Psychology, Sports
Management Grad School
Athletic Director's Honor Roll