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New Year's Celebration

December 30, 2014–January 1, 2015

Worship, ski, and create lasting friendships at Ski Lake Junaluska! Lake Junaluska offers incredible winter programming, while Cataloochee Ski Area, just minutes away from Lake Junaluska, provides excellent customer service, thrilling skiing, and convenience for our winter ski retreats.


$190.50 per person includes 2 evening worship services, New Year's Pizza Party, 2 nights lodging, breakfast on Wednesday through breakfast on Thursday, and one full day of skiing. 

Packages may also be customized to include additional lodging nights and days of skiing.  Download the registration form for a complete list of options.

Jennifer Martin, Director of Program Ministries


Dr. Derrick-Lewis Noble

Dr. Derrick-Lewis Noble, Speaker

Dr. Derrick-Lewis Noble is an award winning preacher/pastor and motivational speaker, having recently been cited as one of the top 20 young preachers in America (“The African American Pulpit” Magazine).He is highly sought after as a revivalist, keynote speaker, seminar leader, and motivator, and is a past member of the National Speakers Association.Among other honors, he is a past Conference Preacher for The Symposium on Worship - an annual, international, ecumenical event sponsored by The Calvin Institute of Christian Worship and The Center for Excellence in Preaching, and has served as the Bible Study Leader for the national gathering of Black Methodists for Church Renewal (BMCR).Derrick was recently selected by Abingdon Press and the United Methodist Publishing House to write both the adult and teen curriculum for Vacation Bible School for the year 2013.In the corporate world, he has presented on topics as diverse as peak performance, customer service, educational excellence, and leadership in the workplace.

Derrick-Lewis Noble holds a BA in English with a double minor in Speech Communication and Psychology from Angelo State University, San Angelo, Texas, a M.Div. in Christian Education from Morehouse School of Religion at the Interdenominational Theological Center, Atlanta, GA, and a D. Min. in Black Church Studies from Ashland Theological Seminary in Ashland, Ohio.


transMission, Worship Band

transMission exists to engage the Church in new and revitalized expressions of worship and worship-driven mission. We believe real worship and mission to be inseparable and that worshipping God in song finds its fulfillment in the transformation of our world through our everyday living. transMission is a worship ministry of The Salvation Army. www.transmission.virb.com