Camps

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Camp Calendar

  • Men's Retreat

    Men's Retreat

    March 7th, 2020 Ages 18 and up
    Ages 14 and up with father or mentor

    Camp realizes that men are already away from home so much due to work and other commitments. This one-day event is designed as an encouraging boost which starts with breakfast and ends with the evening meal. The day is filled with lecture-style teaching, discussion groups, fellowship times, and of course, great food.

  • Women's Confidential

    Women's Confidential

    March 20 - 22nd, 2020 Ages 18 - 30

    Women’s Confidential is for younger women ages 18 to 30. It is a time to talk practically about our relationship with God. It is a place where one can come and be real about their struggles and questions in a safe, relaxed environment.

  • Spring Family Weekend

    Spring Family Weekend

    April 3 - 5th, 2020 All Ages

    This weekend is for the whole family. Get away together and enjoy connecting and reconnecting with each other and with other families. Be encouraged by those who are walking in similar paths of everyday life.

  • Jr./Int. Weeekend

    Jr./Int. Weeekend

    April 17 - 19th, 2020 Ages 8-13

    This session helps focus young people on what matters most – a personal relationship with God. Committed counselors and staff encourage and guide campers through this session with age appropriate activities and Biblical teaching.

  • Young Adult Weekend

    Young Adult Weekend

    June 5 - 7th, 2020 Ages 18 and up

    Young Adult weekend is for those ages 18 and up who want to see their faith grow. Scheduled times for singing, lectures, and group discussions are balanced with relaxed fellowship and reflective moments.

  • Family Week

    Family Week

    June 28 - July 5th, 2020 All ages

    This week is for the whole family. Get away together and enjoy connecting and reconnecting with each other and with other families. Be encouraged by those who are walking in similar paths of everyday life.

  • Senior Week

    Senior Week

    July 5 - 11th, 2020 Ages 14-19

    For those ages 14 to 19, Senior Week is a time to get away from home and enjoy all that camp has to offer. This session offers a balance of scheduled programing along with plenty of time to be with friends. Come prepared for the special banquet and meet up with life-long friends.

  • Intermediate Week

    Intermediate Week

    July 12 - 18th, 2020 Ages 11-13

    Intermediate Week presents 11-13 year old boys and girls to the life changing message of the Gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ in a safe and fun environment.

  • Junior Week

    Junior Week

    July 19 - 25th, 2020 Ages 8-10

    If you are ages 8 to 10, Junior Week is for you. Skits, activities, Bible lessons, story time, and more are all prepared with you in mind. Enjoy the pool, outdoor activities, cook-out and so much more.

  • Wilderness Weekend

    Wilderness Weekend

    September 11 - 13th, 2020 All ages

    Wilderness weekend has that wonderful outdoor flavor. Campers sleep out in the wilderness area of camp in tents simply to enjoy Bible lessons, fellowship, food and God’s creation.

  • Ladies' Retreat

    Ladies' Retreat

    September 25 - 27th, 2020 Ages 18 and up

    Ladies Retreat is for all women ages 18 and up (14 and up with an adult mentor). Sessions are for women, and taught by women, who desire to help each other in their everyday lives.

  • Jr./Int. Weekend

    Jr./Int. Weekend

    October 2 - 4th, 2020 Ages 8-13

    This session helps focus young people on what matters most – a personal relationship with God. Committed counselors and staff encourage and guide campers through this session with age appropriate activities and Biblical teaching.

  • Fall Senior Weekend

    Fall Senior Weekend

    October 23 - 26th, 2020 Ages 13-19

    Fall Senior Weekend is for those ages 13 to 19. Knowing that the fall term of school can be packed with pressure, we invite you to come and relax, unwind, and refocus with what matters most: time with God and good friends.

  • Winter Escape Camp

    Winter Escape Camp

    December 26 - 30th, 2020 Ages 13-19

    If you are ages 13 to 19, Winter Escape is a great way to close out the year. It takes place between Christmas and New Year’s and offers activities such as ice skating, downhill skiing (bowling option for those who do not like to ski), indoor games, coffee house, group discussions, and more. It’s a great time to be with friends or to make new ones!

Download a printable camp calendar

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently
Asked Questions

When should I arrive and depart from camp?

Weekend Camps: Arrive after 9:00 PM on Friday and Depart at 1:00 PM on Sunday.

Weeklong Camps: Arrive after 4:00 PM on Sunday and Depart at 10:00 AM on Saturday.

Winter Escape: Arrive after 4:00 PM on December 26 and Depart at 1:00 PM on December 30.

Can I ask for a roommate?

For youth camps, cabin and dorm assignments are made based on the camper’s age or grade. You may request one roommate your own age or grade. MVBC reserves the right to make final placement decisions.

What should I bring?

Plan on bringing your Bible, notebook, a pencil, pillow, sleeping bag or bedding, towel, toiletry items, suitable shoes and clothes for the season.

What should I not bring?

Do not bring music devices, electronic games, knives, weapons of any kind, tobacco of any kind, alcohol.

How can I reserve a seat on the bus?

Reserve a seat when you register at least 14 days in advance of the camp session. The bus pick-up location is Colonia Chapel, 830 Lake Avenue, Clark, NJ 07066.

Weekend Camps: The bus will depart at 6:00 PM on Friday from Colonia Chapel. The bus will return approximately 4:30 PM on Sunday.

Weeklong Camps: The bus will depart at 2:00 PM on Sunday from Colonia Chapel and return at approximately 2:00 PM on Saturday.

Winter Escape: The bus will depart at 2:00 PM on December 26 from Colonia Chapel and return approximately 4:00 PM on December 30.

Camp Fees

Camp
Fees

Register online and early for the best rates!

 Discounted Online RateRegular Online RatePaper form rate
 Registered at least 2 weeks before session beginsRegistering 1 to 14 days before camp sessionThere is no discount for this registration format
    
Men's Retreat$55.0060.00$70.00
Senior Weekend$95.00$105.00$120.00
Family Weekend Adult$95.00$105.00$120.00
Family Weekend Age 8-12$75.00$85.00$100.00
Family Weekend Age 4-7$60.00$70.00$85.00
Family Weekend Age 0-3$0.00$0.00$0.00
Jr/ Int Weekend$95.00$105.00$120.00
Young Adult$95.00$105.00$120.00
Family Week$335.00$365.00$395.00
Family Week Age 8-12$200.00$230.00$260.00
Family Week Age 4-7$150.00$170.00$200.00
Family Week Age 0-3$0.00$0.00$0.00
Senior Week$335.00$365.00$395.00
Intermediate Week$325.00$355.00$385.00
Junior Week$315.00$345.00$375.00
Ladies' Weekend$95.00$105.00$120.00
Ladies' Weekend - Sat Only$55.00$60.00$70.00
Wilderness Wked Adult$95.00$105.00$120.00
Wilderness Wked Age 8-12$75.00$85.00$95.00
Wilderness Wked Age 4-7$60.00$70.00$80.00
Wilderness Wked Age 0-3$0.00$0.00$0.00
Winter Escape$230.00$260.00$280.00
Women's Confidential$95.00$105.00$120.00
    
Optional Family rates for those who truly can't afford the full rate.
Family Weekend$300.00 $330.00 $360.00
Family Week$1000.00 $1100.00 $1200.00
    
Bus fees:   
Weekend (no meal stop)$35.00 $35.00 $35.00
Week (meal stop $5)$35.00 $35.00 $35.00

Send Funds

Send Funds

Securely online!

Registration fees and tax-deductible donations can be sent online.

Be sure to include a note with camper name and camp session if sending registration fee, or a note indicating this is a donation!

A registration form is also required to complete registration:

Additional notes:

  • Funds are sent in US dollars.
  • Your funds are received securely in MVBC's bank account for processing.
  • If you are sending a donation, you will receive a receipt from MVBC for your donation as a deductible contribution for income tax purposes.
  • PayPal deducts a fee of 2.2% plus an additional $0.30 from your contribution. Your receipt for a tax-deductible donation will reflect the amount of your gift less this fee. (To avoid this fee, you might wish to donate through your bank's "bill payment" option, or mail us a check.)