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3 Ways to Bequest/Sample Language

Specific Bequest:
You designate a specific dollar amount, specific percentage, or specific property to Warm Beach Camp.

Residual Bequest:
Your estate will pay all debts, taxes, expenses, and specific bequests. The remaining amount – the residue – will be transferred to Warm Beach Camp.

Contingent Bequest:
You can ask that Warm Beach Camp receive all or a portion of your estate only under certain circumstances. For example, you can name Warm Beach Camp as a beneficiary of your estate only if there are no surviving close family members. Childless couples sometimes provide for the entire estate to go to the surviving spouse, or if the spouse does not survive, to Warm Beach Camp.

Sample Language for a Bequest:
I give, devise, and bequeath to Warm Beach Christian Camps and Conference Center of Stanwood, Washington the sum of __________ (or otherwise describe the gift or specify a percentage of the estate).

Ministry is the Connection Between Instructor and Student

About a year ago, a wonderful 85-year-old grandmother entered my life. She approached us with the interest of taking riding lessons after many years of being out of the saddle. Inez grew up with horses and even raised a horse from a foal to his last day on earth. Her daughter was involved in a local Pony Club and Inez had ridden until her kids moved on to adulthood. She deeply missed riding and the bond that comes with riding ...

Hearing from God

The past year has been difficult, bringing physical challenges, relationship losses, and employment transitions. My husband and I came to Warm Beach Camp & Conference Center for several reasons. One of the most important was to hear from God. One of the things I appreciate most about Warm Beach, is it provides the perfect environment to listen to God’s voice. I hear His laughter in the sound of children at play and see His joy on the faces of little ...

Trust in Hope

Hope in the context of the Bible is not the same as hope in the context of our current culture. Our culture often uses hope as wishful thinking, "I hope so…." Biblical hope, on the other hand, is an assurance of a promise that will come to pass! Down at the Stables, we have another "Hope" I'd like you to get to know. A large, beautiful, gentle giant of a draft horse named Hope. As an equine partner in our ...