Walk Information

jerichoTypically the Little Egypt Community holds 2 sets of weekend  events per year.   A set of weekends consists of a weekend for men followed by a weekend for women.

There is usually one set held in the spring and another set held in the fall.   2018 Spring Walks will be held at Camp Jericho Camp Jericho is located just off of IL 148/IL 37 between Marion and Goreville. From interstate 57 take exit 45 onto IL 148.  Travel south 2 miles.  Then turn right onto Pulley's Mill Road and continue straight for 1/2 mile. Camp Jericho is on the right. 

Men’s Walk – March1-4, 2018
Lay Director:  Mike Sharp

Send off will be at the camp on Thursday, March 1 at 7 pm.  If you are sponsoring a pilgrim be sure to arrive between 6-6:30 p.m.

Women’s Walk – March 8-11, 2018
Lay Director:  Nancy Shearer

Send off will be at the camp on Thursday, March 8 at 7 pm.  If you are sponsoring a pilgrim be sure to arrive between 6-6:30 p.m.

Pilgrim applications- early bird special price $90 if in by February 10, 2018. After fee will be $120. Application deadline February 21, 2018. After that date applications are considered on a case by case basis.

All applications should be downloaded filled in and mailed to:  Little Egypt Walk to Emmaus, P.O. Box 522, Marion, IL 62959 or emailed to: littleegyptwalktoemmaus@gmail.org. Please make sure to include your sponsorship form with the pilgrim application

For further information contact:

Stan Newnam 618-292-9210, stannewnam@gmail.com

 

A fixture at Walks has been the “Christ’s Hands” painting.

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