2019 Registration is now open!

Registrations are due by January 12th!
Click here to register online!

Click here to download a printable brochure/registration!


WQ is a retreat. It’s a getaway for teens in the midst of a busy school year, a time to pause and reflect on what the Lord is doing.
WQ is a place to meet new friends and spend time with old ones!
WQ will challenge and encourage you in your walk with Jesus.
WQ has indoor games and outdoor activities!
WQ provides space to spend time with the Lord.
WQ will show you how to serve in your own community!
WQ is full of surprises!

This year, we’re honored to have Jon Monsour as our speaker! Jon has over ten years of experience working with teens and is currently the Student Pastor at Discovery Church near St. Cloud, Minnesota. He enjoys football, all things Star Wars, and once went to three NFL games in three different cities within eight days.



Ages: Students who will be 13 by June 1, 2019

Registration fee: $95 ($25 deposit due with registration; balance due at check-in; please make payable to CEF)

Location: Crystal Springs Camp, near Medina, ND just 65 miles east of Bismarck (Directions)

Check-in: Fri, Jan. 18th at 9 pm ● Check-out: Sun, Jan. 20th at noon

Transportation:  Provided from local meet-up sites (listed below). Registered students will receive more details.

For other questions about WQ, please contact coordinator Shar Carlson: 701.389.8816 or shar@ndcef.com

Chapter Pick-up/Drop-off Location Fri Pick-up Sun Drop-off
Northwest (Minot) Kmart Parking Lot, Minot 5:45 pm 3:00 pm
Northeast (Grand Forks)  Starbucks on 32nd, Grand Forks  6:00 pm  3:30 pm
Marlin’s Family Restaurant/Tesoro
3938 E Divide Ave
 8:00 pm  1:15 pm
Southeast (Jamestown) First Baptist
409 3rd Ave. SE, Jamestown
8:00 pm 1:00 pm
Fargo-Moorhead  Calvary UMC
4575 45th St. St, Fargo
 5:00 pm  3/4:00 pm

More about WQ

Safety: WQ will be chaperoned by CEF staff and screened adult volunteers.

Insurance: Each student is insured against injury. Please fill out the registration form (online or by mail) completely to ensure your healthcare in case of an emergency.

Packing list:
● Bible/notebook/writing utensils
● Toiletries (soap, shampoo, toothbrush, etc.)
● Towel
● Sleeping bag/bedding and pillow
● Extra blankets (if desired)
● Clothing suitable for cold weather (coats, boots, scarves, gloves, snowpants, etc.)
● Spending money (for the road)

Please Remember…
● to leave electronic devices at home
● anyone under 18 will turn in cell phones during check-in; they will be available for use Saturday afternoon

Highlights from 2017:

To view videos from the lip sync battle, click here. (Due to privacy concerns, you will need a password to view these videos. If you were in attendance at WQ, please contact Shar at shar@ndcef.com for the password!)