Mo Ranch


  • July 12, 2018 - July 15, 2018

 Mo Ranch 2018 is Full! Please contact Erin Varnell to be added to the waiting list. 

Mo Ranch 2018—Whole Life Discipleship: A Balanced Approach to Your Life in Christ 

Registration for FPC’s annual trip to the Texas Hill Country begins on April 8. Space is limited, so please sign-up online (linked below) or at a registration table in Palm Court available each Sunday, Apr 8-29. 


Nestled on 500 acres along the spring-fed Guadalupe River, Presbyterian Mo-Ranch Assembly is located in the heart of the beautiful Hill Country in Hunt, Texas.  Come and explore the adventure of the Hill Country with an abundance of land and water recreation, sports activities, hiking trails, high and low ropes course and the great outdoors this summer with FPC!  It is a wonderful time to gather as an  FPC community, enjoying fellowship, learning, and God's beautiful creation. This year's Featured Speaker will be Rev. Dr. Dana Allin, ECO’s Synod Executive.


Speaker Bio

Dana Allin is a native of Santa Barbara, California.  He graduated from the University of California at Santa Barbara with a B.S. in Microbiology.  When God called him to ministry, he attended Fuller Theological Seminary where he earned both his Masters of Divinity and Doctor of Ministry degree.

 Dana has served as the Synod Executive for ECO: A Covenant Order of Evangelical Presbyterians since 2013. Prior to this appointment, he served as the senior pastor of Indian River Presbyterian Church in Fort Pierce, FL.  During his time at Indian River, the church developed a Christ-based not-for-profit organization called Grace Way Village which is dedicated to serving families in poverty. Dana also served as the pastor of Christ Presbyterian Church in Lakewood, CA.

Dana has co-authored Together on Mission.  His latest book, Simple Discipleship, is scheduled to be released in January 2019.  Dana is also adjunct faculty at Gordon Conwell Theological Seminary and an Associate Certified Coach through the International Coach Federation.

Dana is married to Beth, who is also an ordained ECO pastor.  They have two boys and a girl - Micah (13), Peyton (12), and Piper (9).


What was your favorite activity or aspect about Mo Ranch?

"I loved getting to know new people whom I had not met at church yet."

"The extended prayer time"

"Nature hike at Lost Maples"

SEE PHOTOS FRom Mo Ranch 2017

"The speaker was astounding"

"Evening meals at the river"

"Flexibility for families with young children - thanks for the childcare!"

"We really, really liked Pastor Peter, and God used his talks to both challenge and inspire us."

"This retreat is a great balance of spiritual nurturing and recreation."