CAMP DESCRIPTIONS

Select camp based on the grade the student will be entering in the Fall of 2024

  • Special Needs Day:  May 18

    Special Needs Day has been created for K-Adults who need some special attention.  Join us on May 18th from 9:30am-3pm for a fun-filled day of worship, crafts and much more! Use the special registration form available here:  Registration Form    ICE Form    Flyer    Info Letter 

  • Father/Child Camp:  July 12-13

    Father / Child Camp is an overnighter for K-4th graders to spend with their dad.  You have the option of bringing your own tent or RV/camper, or staying in the dorm. Dads and daughters will stay in one wing of the Boys' Dorm. Dads and sons will stay in the other wing.

  • Sunrise Day Camp 1:  June 8

    Sunrise Day Camp 2:  June 29

    Sunrise Day Camp has been a great opportunity for 1st-2nd graders to experience their first chance at Oil Belt! Games, activities, worship and fun will be a major part of this day! Don't forget your swimsuit!

  • Footprints 1:  June 21-22

    Footprints 2:  July 19-20

    Footprints is the first night a 2nd-3rd grader can spend at camp. Join us either June 21-22 or July 19-20 for a great first experience at camp! 

  • Pathfinder 1:  May 29-31

    Pathfinder 2:  June 23-25

    Pathfinder is another option for 4th-5th graders.  The difference in Discovery & Pathfinder is that Discovery is 4 days and Pathfinder is 3.  We recommend Pathfinders for those students who aren't quite ready to spend a 3rd night away from home.

  • Discovery:  June 30-July 3

    Discovery is a great camp for 4th-5th graders to discover who God is and who they are in Him. The difference in Discovery & Pathfinder is that Discovery is 4 days and Pathfinder is 3.  We recommend Pathfinders for those students who aren't quite ready to spend a 3rd night away from home.

  • Camp Out:  June 27-29

    Camp Out for 5th-6th graders is one of our off-site wilderness style camps.  Campers will stay in tents, fish, swim, enjoy outdoor activities and study God's Word while in nature.  Space is limited to 20 campers so register quickly for this camp.  Camp dates are June 27 - 29Special packing lists will be emailed to you closer to the date.

  • Encounter 1:  June 16-21

    Encounter 2:  July 14-19

    Encounter for 5th-6th graders is one of the most enthusiastic and energetic camps! High energy and a desire to learn God's Word make this a fun camp to be at! 

  • Jr. High Athletes Camp:  July 7-12

    Jr. High Athletes Camp is one of out most well-attended summer camps! 6th-8th graders come together to use their skills in baseball, basketball (boys & girls), football, softball, volleyball, cheerleading, soccer, swimming, cycling, and running.  They find out that God has gifted them with these and how can they use these to impact the world for Christ.

  • Fishing Camp:  June 6-8

    Fishing Camp for 7th-8th grade boys teaches basics of fishing, types of fishing and ultimately that we need to be "Fishing for souls!"  Special packing lists will be available after registration.

  • Jr. High 1:  June 9-15

    Jr. High 2:  July 21-27

    Our Jr. High Camps are wild weeks for 7th-8th graders! Join us as we worship, study God's Word and play crazy games! 

  • Jr. High Wilderness: Base Camp - June 9-14

    Jr. High Wilderness: Base Camp is another off-site wilderness style camp.  For this camp, 7th-8th graders will camp in Eminence, Missouri in a base camp then each day take adventures either hiking, canoeing, or various other outdoor activities. Special packing lists will be available after registration.

  • Genesis Camp:  May 28-June 1

    Creation Truth Foundation from Oklahoma comes up for a week to teach 7th-12th graders about how science and the Bible work together.  They bring Dinosaur fossil exhibits, telescopes for stargazing and many more object lessons.  Join us this year May 28 - June 1 as we investigate the days of creation! 

  • Worship Camp:  June 23-28

    Worship Camp for 7th-12th grade is a new take on a classic camp! Students will have the chance to use their gifts of singing, playing instruments, technology, creative arts, communication/speaking and more to lead worship.  At the end of the camp we host a concert, but that exact time/plan is TBA.

  • Niners:  July 14-19

    Niners is a camp geared specifically for students entering 9th grade.  The transition from Jr High to High School brings a lot of changes, responsibility and honestly, some fear. We have a great opportunity that week to speak into how to make high school a great 4 years, not only in fun, but more importantly in growing a foundation of faith. 

  • Sr. High:  June 2-8

    Sr. High Camp is the place to be for 9th-12th graders this June 2-8! Gather together with others as we worship, hang at camp and focus in on God's Word! 

  • Sr. High Athletes:  June 25-29

    This is a brand new camp this year! 9th-12th graders will use their skills in baseball, basketball (boys & girls), football, softball, volleyball, cheerleading, soccer, swimming, cycling, and running.  They find out that God has gifted them with these skills and learn how can they use them to impact the world for Christ.

  • Sr. High Wilderness: Trek - TBD

    Sr. High Wilderness: Trek is  for 9th-12th graders.  This camp will focus on canoeing and kayaking along the river and discovering their relationship with Christ in Eminence, Missouri.  Then, they will switch to backpacks and hike the backcountry.  It's a great week in God's Creation!    Special packing lists will be available after registration.  

  • Deeper Life:  July 28-Aug. 3

    Deeper Life is tailored for upper high school students in grades 10-13; meaning those graduating seniors.  Deeper Life will challenge students to go deeper in their faith and teach on a higher level.

  • Mission Camp

    The last few years we've hosted opportunities for High Schoolers to serve on mission trips. 2024 Dates & Info TBA! 

  • Greater Retreat:  May 17-19

    Greater Retreat is designed for 18-24 year olds.  As students graduate high school, we want to help point them on what it means to take the next steps to a greater life! This year will be an action packed day! Save the date for May 17-19.

  • OASIS:  Special Needs Adult - Cancelled

    We regret to inform you that we have made a difficult decision to cancel the O.A.S.I.S. Retreat for Summer 2024. This has been a fantastic event in the past, but with summer quickly approaching we are unable to have adequate time to plan for a successful weekend.  We hope to be able to provide this camp in the future. If you, or someone you know, is interested in helping oversee this event in 2025, please contact the camp office.