Father-Daughter Retreat

April 7-9, 2017

Now, newly expanded grades levels for daughters!! Girls in grades 1 to 12 are eligible to attend.

“This weekend I discovered how important it is to be the influencer of my daughter through the word of God.” Rob, a dad retreat camper

Where you lead she will follow. Dads, are you taking care where your feet will lead her? How carefully are you following your Leader-Jesus?  Join us for this set-aside weekend where the two of you can enjoy focused time together without all the distractions. The Father-Daughter Retreat is the perfect setting to draw closer to one another and to God.

Special Activity:  On Saturday evening, your daughter will delight in having a candlelight dinner with dad.

Who’s Invited?: Fathers and daughters in grades 1 to 12.


Speaker: Sean Coffey

Sean and wife Kathy serve as missionaries with Churches in Missions. Sean is excited to share with dads and daughters the Biblical principles from the story of Ruth as we study together "For Such a Time as This: Raising a Godly Daughter."

Cost: $147.00 for each father-daughter pair. Cost is $70.00 for each additional child.  A minimum nonrefundable deposit of $50 will hold your reservation. Reserve and pay in full by March 10 to get the discount prices of $137.00/pair and $65.00/additional child. 

Schedule: Starts 7 PM Friday April 7 and goes through 2 PM Sunday April 9.

Housing: Fathers and daughters will stay in separate cabins. In the cabins, daughters will be supervised by Joy El staff/counselors.Father and Daughter Retreat

What to Bring: your Bible, notebook, pen or pencil, pillow and sleeping bag, bathroom necessities and money for the camp store/canteen and friends to share the weekend with.

Register online now! Use the big green "Register Now" button at the top right of this page. (Note: You will need to make two registrations; one for Dad and one for daughter.) To register by phone, call us at 717-369-4539. To register by mail, you can download a printable registration form. Simply CLICK HERE to download.

Registration confirmations are emailed 2 weeks prior to each event. If you do not register prior to that time, no confirmation will be sent.

Registration fees are nonrefundable within 14 days of any event. If a cancellation is necessary in the last 14 days due to illness or accident, a written request to transfer fees to another camp event must be submitted within one week of the conclusion of the original event. A note from a physician must be included. Certain restrictions apply and a transfer fee may be charged.

Call our office at 717-369-4539 or email [email protected] for additional information.