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Feedback needed on MI camp facilities

Wesley Woods facilities to be improved

Updates are being considered on the facilities and amenities at Michigan’s three United Methodist camps in Pentwater, Dowling, and Burtchville. User feedback is being sought.

Hugs and bugs at summer camps

Michigan Camps included Pictured Rocks

Michigan’s United Methodist camps — Wesley Woods, Lake Michigan, and Lake Huron — welcomed nearly 400 campers this summer. Good times of fun, healing, and support.

Camps offer early bird savings

Camps, campfires, and s'mores. Yum.

The three United Methodist camps in Michigan invite children, youth, and adults to summer adventures in faith, fun, and friendship.

Fall Sabbath Rest – Lake Huron Retreat Center

Everyone needs time to recharge.  This retreat experience, offered quarterly, is designed for guests to use the time however needed.  Spend time in scripture reading and prayer.  Bring your journal and experience quiet contemplation.  Rest and renew your spirit by taking a walk on the beach or sitting by the fireplace.  Enjoy community fellowship during… Continue Reading Fall Sabbath Rest – Lake Huron Retreat Center

Camping names new Exec Director

Michigan's new Executive Director of Camping

Starting October 18, 2020, Michigan Area United Methodist Camping will have a new leader. Meet the Rev. David Berkey, the state’s new Executive Director, moving east from the Cal-Pac Conference

Michigan Camps spark memories and hope

Lake Michigan is one of three camps to operate in 2021.

Listen and you will hear leaders and campers talking about good times at Michigan camps. The Board of Michigan Area United Methodist Camping anticipates a strong future for outdoor ministries.

Happening at Michigan camps

Camps have fall events

Michigan Area United Methodist Camps invite individuals and families to rest, relax, have fun, or volunteer in August and September.

Summer Sabbath Rest – Lake Huron Retreat Center

Everyone needs time to recharge.  This retreat experience, offered quarterly, is designed for guests to use the time however needed.  Spend time in scripture reading and prayer.  Bring your journal and experience quiet contemplation.  Rest and renew your spirit by taking a walk on the beach or sitting by the fireplace.  Enjoy community fellowship during… Continue Reading Summer Sabbath Rest – Lake Huron Retreat Center

UM Camping sets a new course

Stuart Smith shares a new approach to camping

“The report of camping is at the heart of everyone,” said trustee chair Jim LeBaron after a new program approach was shared during the 2020 Corporate Session of The Michigan Annual Conference.

Spring Sabbath Rest – Lake Huron Retreat Center

Everyone needs time to recharge.  This retreat experience, offered quarterly, is designed for guests to use the time however needed.  Spend time in scripture reading and prayer.  Bring your journal and experience quiet contemplation.  Rest and renew your spirit by taking a walk on the beach or sitting by the fireplace.  Enjoy community fellowship during… Continue Reading Spring Sabbath Rest – Lake Huron Retreat Center