Welcome Home! We’ve Missed You.

Friends and lovers of Aldersgate Camp and Retreat Center, do you know you can reserve one our cottages for your own summertime family retreat? Through our Summer Family Retreat program, you can do just that. Reserve one of our three Cottages, Hill House, or Cedar House for your family trip. While at Aldersgate, you can…

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Virtual YDR: Ministry in the Time of Isolation

Staying connected, while apart, has presented all of us with ministry challenges. While our in-person retreats are on pause, Aldersgate still wanted to provide youth in our Conference with the opportunity to connect, worship and grow. So, this year we have made YDR (Youth Discipleship Retreat) virtual. Please join us on May 15th and 16th…

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Youth Discipleship in Community

There are many slogans ringing in our ears right now: healthy at home, alone together, stay home save lives, and on and on. While these are all ways we can show care for one another, they can also become isolating. It can start to feel like we are navigating this time and our lives all…

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A reminder of renewal through a mustard seed or even a tomato seed

A reminder of renewal through a mustard seed or even a tomato seed Early morning, as the sun is just cresting over the ridge line, frost in still on the ground. The sky is a rich blue. Birds sing their songs and turkeys call for each other’s attention. The water in the creek bounces around…

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Drawing Together, While Apart, Through Prayer

Drawing Together, While Apart, Through Prayer For each of us, our day to day routine has changed. Our lives have shifted in both small and dramatic ways. Our faith in Christ reminds us to hope and to love. So much of the work of Aldersgate Camp and Retreat Center is focused on serving our children…

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CAMP Workday 2020 is Canceled

CAMP Workday 2020 is Canceled  Friends, we are sad to share that the 2020 CAMP Workday, scheduled for March 27-28, has been canceled. Our lives all look different right now. It is vitally important that we heed the advice of experts as we all work together to minimize the impact of COVID-19. We will be…

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Registration is open for our 2020 Summer Camp programs!

Registration is open for our 2020 Summer Camp programs! Who is ready for summer camp? Shake off the lingering gloom of winter by planning ahead for an amazing summer! Join us at Aldersgate Camp for a summer filled with fun. Love the outdoors and adventure? Check out our Adventure Programs where you will get to…

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Disconnect to Reconnect: Spring Retreats

Disconnect to Reconnect: Spring Retreats As a Christian church community, our season of Lent has just begun. A period of study and reflection, we often observe this period by ceasing something as a reflection on sacrifice. Others practice by taking on a spiritual habit to encourage examination. I’ve been walking around Aldersgate considering how I…

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Youth Discipleship in Community

Youth Discipleship in Community Our Christian faith is an individual decision. Our relationship with God is personal too. The ways we strengthen that understanding and grow our beliefs can vary from person to person. Yet Jesus modeled for us a powerful tool to support our walk of faith. Do it in community. Christians can draw…

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God is Moving in the Woods

Chapel in the Woods We are often told God moves at Aldersgate Camp and Retreat Center. God is heard and felt all around you. Perhaps because this is a place of worship where you can focus. Or perhaps because this is a place your cell phone doesn’t work, and you can focus.  Chapel in the…

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