Who is South East Texas Vida Nueva For?

MUST be 15 – 20 to attend the weekend. If you have any questions about the eligibility of a candidate please feel free to email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

What is the Cost?

To attend the weekend as a candidate, there is a fee of $120.00. This includes lodging and food (from supper on the first day to lunch on the last day).

How do I sponsor someone as a Candidate?

To sponsor a candidate you must have already attended a Tres Dias, a Vida Nueva, or any other similar weekend. As a sponsor, you are to make sure your candidate has a ride to and from SETVN, completes their application, etc. Being a sponsor DOES NOT mean that you are required to pay their fees to attend the weekend, once we receive your candidate's application, we will send you a letter giving you more detailed information concerning your responsibilities as their sponsor.

Visit our downloads page to download and print out an application. Applications for the upcoming weekends must be turned in seven days prior to the weekend candidate is attending.

If you are a young person who would like to go through the VN weekend, but you have no sponsor email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and we will see how we can help.

Where is South East Texas Vida Nueva Held?

Vida Nueva weekends are currently held at Sandy Creek Bible Camp. Candidates are typically from the surrounding South East Texas areas.

If you are not from the South East Texas Region, there are some links to information for other Vida Nueva communities around the world below

I am already 21, but I would like to attend a weekend like VN, is there anything for me?

Yes, Tres Dias is a weekend similar to VN for adults 21 and older. The website for the local community is WWW.SETTD.ORG if you aren't from the South East Texas Area WWW.TRESDIAS.ORG for a list of communities worldwide.

How do I serve on a Vida Nueva Weekend?

To serve on a weekend you must have attended Vida Nueva, Tres Dias, or a comparable weekend. There is a team fee of $140.00 or $180.00 depending on age. For more information on serving a VN weekend, send us an Email.