News & Updates

See & read about what is going on in the Warm Beach Camp & Conference Center community

Briefly…

Drew Smith, who works in the Camp’s Recreation Department, and wife, Alex, are new parents of their first child, a baby boy, Isaiah, born on February 25, 2008. Congratulations to Drew and Alex.

Noted speaker and author, Tony Campolo, is coming to WBC on February 13-15, 2009. Sponsored by Warm Beach Camp and REACH Ministries, this Potter’s Wheel Retreat features the ministry of Dr. Campolo, honorary chair of REACH Ministries, who is internationally renowned for his passionate heart for the gospel that shapes our heart’s response to the poor and marginalized of the world. Watch for more information on the Camp’s website or contact the Camp Registration Department.

Horseback Riding and Vaulting Lessons are being offered through summer. These weekly lessons are ideal for riders to sustain the riding improvements they experience during summer camp. For more information, contact Patti at Warm Beach Camp.

If you’ve got the time, we’ve got a project! We are always looking for people willing to help with a wide variety of projects around the Camp. From projects requiring skilled trades professionals to ones that take no special skills at all – we have something you can help with. Please call the Camp to speak with Volunteer Coordinator, or email Jessica Beach.

Warm Beach Camp’s new portable Initiatives Course means that we can bring team-building initiatives to you! Our facilitators will come to your location with a custom program to work on group skills, learning, teamwork, communication, personal growth or anything else through challenging activities for the mind and body. Fun for everyone, this is ideal for your business, school, church, missions team or club. If you are not able to come to WBC, we can now come to you. For more information or to schedule your group, please call Warm Beach Camp.

Registration for The Lights of Christmas Dinner Theatre and Overnight Getaways open on July 2! Make your plans early this year and be ready to enjoy the Christmas holiday season. For more information or to register, go to the Camp’s website or call the Registration Department at WBC.

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 ...