Honey Creek Summer Camp

“If there’s any place to be, it’s a place where you can constantly feel God’s love. Honey Creek is that place, and will always have a place in my heart.”
Sam, High School Camper

Camp sessions
June 14-20 High School Completed Grades 9-12
June 21-27 St. Joseph & Mary I Completed Grades 3-5
July 5-11 St. Peter I Completed Grades 6-8
July 12-18 St. Joseph & Mary II Completed Grade 3-5
July 19-25 St. Peter II Completed Grades 6-8

Tuition for regular session is $430 per camper.

For more information visit HoneyCreek.org.

Click here to register.

New Camp for Children in grades K-2!
June 21-23 Parent & Child I Completed Grades K-2 + Adult
July 12- 14 Parent & Child II Completed Grades K-2 + Adult

The Parent & Child sessions run during the Camp St. Joseph & Mary sessions (Sunday through Tuesday). They serve as an introduction to camp culture for both the parent and the child (k-2nd grade). Parent and child are invited to participate fully in all camp activities as much (or as little) as they are comfortable. Tuition for each session Parent & Child session is $320 for one parent and one child ($85 for each additional child). Tuition covers room and board in a private lodge room, special activities, art supplies, camp photo and camp t-shirt.

 

Spring Rally – May 1-3

Have you ever wanted to be a hero?  I mean, have you ever wanted to fly or ever dreamed of being a firefighter? Many of us have. Come explore what it takes to be a hero at Spring Rally. During the weekend, we will talk about what it takes to be a hero, what is our hero’s code for following Christ, how to start a movement, and so much more. Participants will also get input into next years youth programs. Spring Rally will be held May 1-3, 2015 at Honey Creek. It is open to those in 6th-12th grade. This will be an awesome event. On the design team for this event are Roger Speer of St. Luke’s Rincon, Father Lonnie Lacy of St. Anne’s, Tifton, serving as Spiritual Director, and Caroline Johnson of St. Luke’s, Hawkinsville, serving as head of music. If you are interested in helping with this event, please contact Elizabeth Burns.

Oh, and the Bishop will be there.

Come enjoy The Creek with singing, games, worship, and more. The cost for participants is $117 for the weekend. Scholarship assistance is available. Register for Spring Rally here!

 

Lenten Confirmation Retreat for Youth and Adults

Whether you are preparing for Confirmation or simply want to deepen your understanding of the Episcopal Church, we hope that you will join us for this exciting weekend! The Confirmation Retreat this year is open to both youth and adults. It will be held at Honey Creek from February 20-22, 2015.

This year’s retreat will be led by Maggie Bloodworth, and the Revs. Kevin Kelly and Charles Todd. Topics covered will include Scripture, Creeds, Sacraments, Prayer, Church History, and an Instructed Eucharist.

Register now online at this link

If you need further assistance with registration, please contact: Maggie Bloodworth at (478)892-9373 or maroush@cstel.net

 

Apply Now for Summer Camp Staff

Do you know a college student looking for the best summer job ever? Honey Creek is now hiring summer camp staff for the 2014 season. Applicants must be high school graduates willing to work hard in a fun environment where they will also serve as good role models for the campers.

Camp employment dates are June 14-27 and July 5-25, plus a staff weekend in late spring. Kamp Phun, if offered is separate employment.

For applicants new to summer camp staff, click here

For those applying to return to Summer Camp Staff, click here

 

Register for Happening #94

Happening #94 will be held at Honey Creek January 30- February 1, 2015 and is open to those in grades 10 – 12. Rachel Robinson from St. Paul’s, Savannah will serve as Rector. During a Happening weekend, participants worship, play, sing, and talk about God’s place in their lives. They make new friends who share similar concerns and questions – a reassuring discovery. A teenager who serves as “rector” leads the weekend with the help of a staff consisting mostly of young people. Some staff members give challenging talks, after which there’s time for discussion and activity. Together, the staff and participants share in an exploration of the impact of Christian faith in their daily lives. Happeners who attend a weekend for their first time are called “Candidates.” To be a Candidate, one must:

 

Youth Mission Trip to the Dominican Republic


This years Diocesan High School Youth Mission Trip will be to the Dominican Republic!  The trip will take place between June 21-30, 2015.  Estimated cost is $1600.  Financial Aid is available.  We do not want anyone to be unable to make the trip due to financial concerns.  Please contact Joshua Varner about financial aid.

Here is the basic information:
Who: All Diocese of Georgia youth who are currently in 9th-12th grade.
When: June 21-30, 2015
What: A mission trip the DR, in which the team works primarily with children helping to lead a Vacation Bible School.

The deadline to sign-up and first deposit is due December 15.

Click here for more information about the trip and detail on how to sign-up.

For additional information contact the Rev. Joshua Varner at jvarner75@gmail.com