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Gretna Glen to host multicultural youth retreat

Gretna Glen to host multicultural youth retreat

“Actively Discovering Human Diversity.” With that intriguing title, Gretna Glen Camp & Retreat Center in Lebanon will host two dozen teenagers of different racial-ethnic groups, all in grades 8 to… Read more

October 2016 Youth Night at Gretna Glen, where church youth groups can come enjoy free fun, fellowship and faith lessons on Sunday evenings.

Our camps—changing seasons and young lives

It is the darkest, coldest season of the year, but that should not stop us from thinking about the months to come when spring will bring new life, warm sunlight… Read more

For everything there is a season...

For everything there is a season

… and a time for every matter under heaven. (Ecclesiastes 3:1-22) By John W. Coleman Seasons are a wondrous gift to us all from our Creator. Throughout our lives we witness… Read more

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Summer camps offer ‘God’s Love without Boundaries’

The adventure of Summer Camp ends in early August at the Eastern PA Conference’s four bustling Camp & Retreat Centers. But what an awesome, animated, action-packed adventure it has been… Read more

LUMINA needs Camper Care Sponsors

LUMINA, a cooperative mission project of the Eastern PA Conference serving the Southwest District, is searching for Camper Care Sponsors for to help 32 deserving children and youth attend go to Gretna… Read more

Camp & Retreat Centers are ministry in motion

Camp & Retreat Centers are ministry in motion

Our four conference-owned Camp & Retreat Centers are accepting registrations for Summer Camp 2016, as well as applications for staff and volunteers. The 2016 Summer Camp theme is God’s Love… Read more

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Camp & Retreat Centers welcome winter’s wisdom

“How many lessons of faith and beauty we should lose,” wrote Thomas Wentworth Higginson in 1861, “if there were no winter in our year!” Our year-round camp and retreat centers… Read more

Camp & Retreat Centers are making a difference!

Trail hikes and races, open houses, winter retreats, youth group activity nights, overnight camp excursions, fellowship retreats for senior adults and other groups—while their bustling summer camps may be over,… Read more

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Finding faith, friendship at summer camp

Freshly fallen leaves. A campfire blowing smoke. Warm baked oatmeal. These are smells that always remind me of Gretna Glen, one of four Eastern PA Conference-owned camps. I wish I… Read more

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Where there’s a will, there’s a way

Leaving a legacy for Camp & Retreat Ministries For some of us, Eastern PA Conference’s Camp & Retreat Ministries (CRM) has had a profound impact on our spiritual growth and… Read more