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Joy El Retreat Schedule at a Glance

Mother-Daughter Retreat

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


Momentum Jr/Sr High Retreat

Fall Retreat for students in grades 6 to 12


Father-Son Retreat

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


Momentum Jr High Retreat

Fall Retreat for students in grades 6-9


Bible Adventure Weekend

Fall Retreat for students in grades 2-6.

Home School Retreat

For home schooled students in grades 1-8.

Date: February 9-10, 2023

Theme: Creatures Big and Small


Bible Adventure Weekend

For students in grades 2-6.

Date: February 24-26, 2023

Theme: Welcome to Paradise


Mother-Son Retreat

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

Date: March 10-12, 2023

Theme: Wild West


Father-Daughter Retreat

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

Date: April 14-16, 2023

Theme: Once Upon a Time

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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