News & Updates

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

Special Thanks to our Auction Donors

Adriatic Grill Italian Cuisine and Wine Bar, Tacoma
Advanced Care Animal Clinic, Dr. Daniel Haskins, Stanwood
Alan Acres Tree Farm, Stanwood
Anthony’s Restaurants, Bellevue
Argosy Cruises, Seattle
Bob and Sylvia Barber, Stanwood
Bill and Marguerite Blue, Everett
Barbara Bryand at Eastside Salon, Stanwood
Bunnies By The Bay, LaConner
Burgermaster, Seattle
Camaloch Golf Course, Gary Schops, Pro/Mgr., Camano Island
Camano Island Coffee Roasters, Camano Island
Car Quest – Stanwood Auto Parts, Stanwood
Cascade Lumber, Camano Island
Peter and Becky Collins, Stanwood
Bill and Andrea Collison, Seattle
Costco Wholesale #642, North Lakewood
Cuz Concrete Products, Inc., Arlington
Diamond Knot Craft Brewing, Camano Island
Dick’s Drive-In, Seattle
Eagle’s Nest Embroidery, Stanwood
Eden’s Garden of Delights, Camano Island
Elger Bay Grocery & Gifts, Etc., Camano Island
Embassy Suites Hotel Seattle-North/Lynnwood, Lynnwood
Everett Silvertips Hockey Team, Everett
Express Housekeeping Services, Inc., Christina Gibbons, Tumwater
Family Fun Center & Restaurant, Edmonds
Hulan Fleming, Artist, Monroe
Forest Land Services, Stanwood
John and Sally Glancy, Redmond
David and Shelly Goodnight, Bothell
Terry Greer, CPA, Stanwood
Robert Hall, Grand Island, FL
Hamilton Lumber, Stanwood
Steve and Pat Hayes, Stanwood
Tony Hewlett, DDS, Stanwood
Gary and Susan Hirayama, Shoreline
Evan and Molly Holzknecht, Stanwood
Inn at Port Gardner, Everett
Islander’s Restaurant & Bar, Camano Island
Jasmine Thai Cuisine & Sushi, Stanwood
Jimmy’s Pizza & Pasta, Stanwood
John Howie Steak, Bellevue
Paul Johnson, Stanwood
Dee and Lu Jonson, Stanwood
Rodney Jorgensen, Everett
Rod and Sue Josten, Marysville
Kerr Corporation, Camano Island
Inez Kollmar, Stanwood
Lincoln Theatre Center Foundation, Mount Vernon
Madison’s Jewelry, Robert Madison, Stanwood
David Marty, Artist, Edmonds
Marysville Golden Corral, Marysville
Matthewson Financial Services, Paul Matthewson, Stanwood
Diane Brampton McAdaragh, Camano Island
Bud and Mary Belle McDole, Stanwood
Marvon and Marilee McLaughlin, Stanwood
Brent Miller, Seattle
Daryl and Elsie Miller, Mukilteo
Ray and Rosemary Miller, Stanwood
Museum of Flight, Seattle
Natalie Rodriguez Massage, Stanwood
Stan and Nancy Nelson, Stanwood
Nicholas Computer Services, Stanwood
Don Northrop, Marysville
Northwest Veterinary Clinic of Stanwood, Daniel Haskins, DVM, Stanwood
Outback Steakhouse, Burlington
John and Carolyn Overton, Stanwood
Pacific Green, Inc., Everett
Pat Rimmer Tire Center/Les Schwab Tire, Stanwood
Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium, Tacoma
Jennifer Porter, Edmonds
Poulsbo Inn & Suites, Poulsbo
Rader Farms, Sue Rader, Lynden
Clarene and Steve Ricarte, Stanwood
Riverside Health Club, Mount Vernon
Cris Rongve and Laurie Barger, Redmond
Leslie and Laura Sargent, Bremerton
Terry H. Schaberg, PLLC, Mount Vernon
Al and Jo Anne Schreiber, Stanwood
Andrea Scott, Sammamish
Arlene Scott, Stanwood
Seastar Restaurant and Raw Bar, Seattle and Bellevue 
Seattle Mariners, Seattle
Nick and Judi Seegert, Stanwood
Skagit Valley Tulip Festival, Mount Vernon
Mark and Patti Skipton, Stanwood
Sophisticuts, Cheryl Armstrong, Arlington
Leon and Alohma Spangler, Bellevue
Sport Restaurant and Bar, Seattle
Stanwood Hardware, Stanwood
Stanwood Self Storage, Stanwood
Stillaguamish Athletic Club, Arlington
Kiya Tafoya, Stanwood
Patrick Taylor, Stanwood
Twin City Foods, Inc., Stanwood
Janet Vasen, Arlington
Eileen Voth, Inver Grove Heights, MN
Warm Beach Foundation, Darrell Weiland, Stanwood
Wellington Chocolates, Julie Berg, Woodinville
Arne and Diane Wennerberg, Stanwood
Westside Pizza, Camano Island
Bob Williams Mugs and Fine Art, Mt Vernon
Jeff Yerger, Lacey
Glen and Eilene Zachry, Arlington


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 ...