Are you seeking an escape? We can hide your from a world of distractions.
Experience a relaxing retreat to refresh and seek God's face in these troubling times.
Gather with other church leaders to share and discuss the pressing concerns and struggles resulting from ministry life.
Registration starts at 3:00pm on Monday afternoon. Questions? Contact us at email@example.com or 260.768.4519
Winter Craft Retreat
2019 INFO COMING SOON!
Date: Febuary 1-3, 2019
Fee: Private Occupancy Room $97.00/person
Double Occupancy Room $90.00/person
Triple Occupancy Room $87.00/person
Cozy Cottage $125.00/person (min. 2 people)
Don't miss this great weekend get away at Shipshewana Lake! It has been designed just for you... Preserving Memories: Scrapbooking; Sewing: Quilting and Knitting; Making: Stamping and Weaving. Or simply relax and fellowship with friends. This weekend includes: Two comfortable nights in the Retreat Haus (private rooms with common bath) Bed linens are provided. Bring your own bath linens, toiletries and towels. Four hearty meals prepared by the Brethren Retreat staff. The first Saturday in February is The Big Pajama Sale in Shipshewana! Stores open as early as 5:00 am; receive incredible discounts when you shop in your pajamas!
EARLY ARRIVAL AVAILABLE: Arrive on Thursday for only $30.50 extra. Crafting areas will take place in the Dining Hall and the Retreat Haus Lower Level. Reserve table to feed your crafting addiction today!
Registration begins at 7:00 pm on Friday or you may come earlier in the day. Bring a snack to share for Friday night. Coffee, hot chocolate, tea, and water will be provided. Questions? Call us at 260.768.4519.
2018 Registration Info
Age: Jr. & Sr. High
Date: February 16-18, 2018
Theme: GAME ON! Matthew 19:26
Summer is still a few months away and we are sure that you must be experiencing withdrawal from camp. So join us for a fun-filled weekend with friends, new and old, Bible focused lessons, awesome worship, and lots of great activities! Invite your friends too!
You do not want to miss Winter Blast 2018. Our program focus will be upon the Gamemaker, God. He has created everything and has a plan for everything. He sees all and knows all. Join for a weekend filled with challenges & games. Discover your mission, distractions and purpose.
Registration will begin at 7:00 pm Friday night. Questions? Call us at 260.768.4519.
Date: April 27-29, 2018 One week later than last year
Fee: $98.00/person for a shared room / $107.00 for a private room / $125.00 for a cottage (min 2 guests)
Program Theme: HEAVENLY TREASURES
Theme Verse: Christ, in whom are hidden the treasures of knowledge and wisdom Colossians 2:3
Join us for the 2018 Ladies Retreat as we search for the mysteries of God. The answers to life can be found in Jesus Christ. Through Him is the knowledge and wisdom to reveal the Heavenly Treasures promised to us. Register Early! Bring a Friend with you this year. Bring a group of seven and your eight person comes FREE. Several opportunities to earn a discount. BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND! Come prepared to participate in the Variety Show Saturday Night. Songs, poems, comedy, skits, and more. Laughter Galore!!!
2018 Family Camp Schedule - IT's HERE ! ! ! !
2018 Registration Information - REGISTRATION NOW AVAILABLE
Date: August 31-September 3, 2018
Fee: Adult (14+ yo): $111.00 Youth (13-9 yo) : $92.00 Child (8-3 yo) = $39.00 Infants (0-2 yo): FREE
Special Guest: Rev Tom Scheifer, Nappanee 1st Brethren, Nappanee, IN
Worship: Jake Burkle, Muncie, Indiana
Special Event: Sunday Night Hymn Sing w/ Dr Steve Zerbe, Schoolcraft, Michigan & Rex Terbush, Pianist, Goshen, Indiana
The Last Blast of Summer! Family Camp is an awesome time to spend quality time with your family and other families as well! The program theme for 2018 is HIDDEN TREASURES. Our Special Guest is Rev. Tom Scheifer has spent many hours with Revive Indiana and Revive events in other states. Come hear be challenged and partake in his accounts of God at Work as people's lives are impacted and renewed by the Holy Spirit. Participate in the Homemade Ice Cream Contest Sunday Afternoon. Sign up your favorite family recipe. Will it be our favorite too? The Family Camp Carry-in is a traditional favorite. Bring your favorite salad & dessert to share. Time to prepare your carry-in dish in the Camp Dining Hall allows families to connect with ole fashion flare in the kitchen. Saturday Night fun includes a Variety Show. Get your best act together for fun, laughter and outrageous entertainment. Sunday is filled with morning worship, family fun, a cookout and a Good Ole Fashion Hymn Sing lead by Dr Steve Zerbe, Schoolcraft, Michigan. Games. Food. Fun. Great Family programming all weekend.
Young at Heart Retreat
2018 Registration Information
Date: September 10-13, 2018
Fee: Single Occupancy Room $111.00
Double Occupancy Room $100.00/person
Triple Occupancy Room $92.00/person
Cozy Cottage $125.00/person (min. 2 people)
Camp isn't just for kids! Young at Heart is for those who are just that- Young at Heart! Come join in on a fun time with the Young at Heart crowd. Enjoy tasty meals, fun outings into Shipshewana countryside and a Missions Auctions! As well as live entertainment and lots of special excursions.First Academic 2018-2019 Appearance by the Westview HS Dynamic Singsations. More fun stuff being planned too!
Fall Golf Scramble
2018 Registration Information
Date: September 22, 2018 @ 9:00am Shotgun Start
Where: McCormick Creek Golf Club Nappanee, Indiana
Entry Fee: $75.00/player $300/foursome
$45.00 of the entry fee is a donation to The Brethren Retreat and $30.00 covers green fees and cart.
Entry Fee also includes a hot dog & cold drink at the conclusion of your round. Camp is Powerful!!! Make an eternal investment in the life of your loved one!
HOMECOMING BIKE RIDE
Camper Scholarship Fundraiser
Donation: Minimum of $25.00 and more in pledges towards the Camper Scholarship Fund
Date: Spring 2019
Time: 1:00 - 3:00 pm with a delicious meal to follow
Take a bike ride. Make an eternal impact.
Help raise funds for Camper Scholarships. Participating youth ages 8 to 18 yo can earn a FREE registration to Snow Camp 2018 & Winter Blast 2018. Make it a Fall Family Getaway w/ Friday night lodging at Camp. Please contact Brethren Retreat Executive Director, Rick Miller at 260.336.2470 for reserve Friday night lodging. Enjoy a leisurely round trip ride w/ friends from Shipshewana to Middlebury (12 miles). A delicious meal to follow. Visit our Facebook event page for updates and info.
The ride will begin at the Brethren Retreat camp bell, follow the Pumpkinvine Trail into Middlebury (approx 6.0 miles), and then return to Brethren Retreat campus for a celebration meal at the camp. The event is open to all ages. IN FACT, kids and youth who participate will get $25 discount towards their registration fees for the 2018 Snow Camp (3-6 grade) on January 19-21st or 2018 Winter Blast (Jr. & Sr. High) on February 16-18th. BETTER YET! Any student raising $150 will attend 2018 Snow Camp or 2018 Winter Blast FOR FREE! This is an event for the whole family, and the whole church! Please promote the event to your church family & friends. The fall colors will be in full display along the trail, and it will be a great day of fellowship, exercise, and a fun way to provide scholarship for campers to attend camp.
We are asking that each rider brings pledges for at least $25 to ensure we can provide a good number of scholarships to future campers.
We look forward to seeing you all on the 28th!