Guide to Camp and Retreat Ministries
- EVERYONE belongs, is welcome and is to feel safe.
- Meaningful RELATIONSHIPS with God and others happen here.
- God’s CREATION is to be enjoyed.
- TIME spent away is good for peace of mind and soul.
- Lives are TRANSFORMED so that the world might be changed.
The Seven Foundations of United Methodist Camp and Retreat Ministries are that we:
1 – Provide Sacred Places Apart
2 – Nurture Christian Faith and Discipleship
3 – Extend Christian Hospitality and Community
4 – Develop Principled Spiritual Leaders
5 – Partner with United Methodist Churches and Agencies
6 – Teach Creation Care and Appreciation
7 – Inspire and Equip Lives for Love and Service
- Rev. Riley McRae, Chair, Camp and Retreat Ministries
- Rev. David Berkey, Director of Camp, Retreat, and Discipleship Ministries