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Welcome Sarah and Steve!

Warm Beach Camp is excited to welcome Sarah Sprouse and Steve Hinkle to the team! Sarah and Steve grew up together and were high school sweethearts in Mountlake Terrace,WA. They have been married for six years, and both attended Whitworth College in Spokane, Washington. Sarah has a degree in Art, Art History, and Data and Analytics, and Steve graduated with a degree in Sociology. Sarah and Steve started their Camping Careers as full-time staff members at Tall Timber in Leavenworth, where they served for five years. Sarah was the Communications Director, then Development Director. Before coming to Warm Beach Camp, Sarah also served as the Interim Director. Steve served as the Food Service Director for all five years of their time at Tall Timber.

Last year, Sarah and Steve spent some time at Warm Beach Camp during the Christian Camp & Conference Association Conference. In September, Steve applied for and accepted a job as Warm Beach Camp’s Head Chef, and Sarah as Business Development Manager in November. Sarah and Steve are answers to long-awaited prayer for the staffing needs at Warm Beach Camp Ministries!

Sarah and Steve have been enjoying getting to know other staff members. Sarah commented, “The community is amazing.” Please welcome Sarah and Steve to the Warm Beach Camp community.

Interacting with God

May I ask you a couple of questions? • Who is a person that you are close to? • How do you interact with each other? For me, the person I am closest to is Bev. We have been married for 44 years and counting. Our interaction has many expressions. It ranges from profound conversation to working on a project. There is laughter and joy. There are times of sorrow and comfort. We pray together. We help carry each other’s ...
Disabilities Program - Serving Adults with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

Camp SunSparrow

It is common knowledge that people need interaction with one another. To take that fact a step further, community and belonging are critical to the health and well-being of each and every person on planet Earth. It is a lesser-known fact that people with intellectual or developmental disabilities don’t have the same access to community as most populations. While there are a slowly growing number of environments facilitating this type of interaction, there is a continued need for these individuals ...

Horse Spotlight | Sapphire

We want to introduce you to the horses that serve at the Warm Beach Horsemanship and will be highlighting one of the 30 horses in our program every month.  Please meet our first horse, Sapphire. Age: 17 Breed: Friesian/QH Height: 15.1 Weight: 1,200 Color: Bay Discipline: English & Western With her kind spirit, steady temperament, and personable disposition, Sapphire is favored by many Warm Beach Horsemanship (WBH) students of all levels and disciplines. Sapphire has thrived in the WBH riding ...