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2019 Registration/Important Information

Joy El Retreat Schedule at a Glance

Mother-Daughter Retreat

For girls in grades 1 to 12 and their moms, grandmothers, step-mothers, or other mother figures.

Date: October 11-13, 2019

Theme: Oasis in the Desert

Speaker: Ruthie Dunkle

 

Momentum Jr/Sr High Retreat

For students in grades 6 to 12

Date: November 1-2, 2019

Theme: Masquerade

Speaker: Jay Trainer

 

Father-Son Retreat

For boys in grades 1 to 12 and their dad, grandfather, step-dad or other father figures.

Date: November 8-10, 2019

Theme: Unplugged

Speaker: Tom Harmon (This will be Tom’s last stop on his itinerant speaking ministry.)

 

Momentum Jr High Retreat

For students in grades 6-12.

Date: November 15-17, 2019

Theme: Masquerade

Speaker: Jay Trainer

 

Bible Adventure Weekend

For students in grades 2-6.

Date: December 6-8, 2019

Theme: Heroes Needed

Speaker: Joe Hall

Home School Retreat

 

Home School Retreat
For home schooled students in grades 1-8.

Date: February 6-7, 2020

Theme: Creation Call

Speaker: Ben Cooper

 

Bible Adventure Weekend

For students in grades 2-6.

Date: February 28 – March 1, 2020

Theme: Go for the Gold

Speaker: Christa Mast

 

Mother-Son Retreat

For boys in grades 1-12 and their moms, grandmothers, step-mothers or other mother figures.

Date: March 13-15, 2020

Theme: Passing the Torch

Speaker: Melinda Clark

 

Father-Daughter Retreat

For girls in grades 1 to 12 and their dads, grandfathers, step-fathers, or other father figures.

Date: April 3-5, 2020

Theme: On Guard

Speaker: Ed Shuerman

Resources for Leaders

Bible Adventure Weekend Leader Resources

 

Momentum Retreat Leader Resources

Parent Testimonials

“My daughter talked about the speaker and the worship from the time she left camp…I LOVE that she was fed spiritually so well.”

 

“My son enjoyed chapel and the songs. He loves coming to Joy El.”

 

“You have changed my kids’ lives forever! You brought them closer to the Lord! You are a blessing for many.”

 

“For three years, my daughter and her friends  have attended Joy El. They always want to return and they always return and bring a new friend.”

 

“May God continue to bless this ministry. It has helped our daughter think about her relationship with Jesus and to live out a greater commitment to him.”

 

“We have priced many camps out and Joy El is the best value with the best spiritual emphasis!”

 

“Thanks for your camp program and in helping me feel comfortable about leaving my child there.”

Retreat Photos

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