Summer Trips & Camps

Bare Soles

Fun, adventure, relationships, and growth… A week on houseboats together in Tennessee enjoying the water, friendships, worship and teaching. Get more connected to the high school group and move deeper in your relationship with God.

Date: June 7-11
Cost: $360
Who: Incoming Grades 9-12 All Campuses
Questions: Contact Rachael Considine


Stretch yourself with a tech-free wilderness experience in the Tetons. This trip offers a range of opportunities depending on your experience and preference. Our hope is that each student will find a unique connection with God and with their group as they embrace the challenge and isolation of the wilderness along with its beauty and majesty.

Date: July 4-12
Cost: $420
Who: Incoming Grades 11-12 All Campuses
Questions: Contact Tate Radaz

Total Impact

Students out making a difference together! Partner with various organizations meeting the needs of our Greater Grand Rapids community. Be stretched out of your comfort zones as you serve and learn from others. Return to camp each night to debrief and enjoy time together.

Date: June 15-20
Cost: $160
Who: Incoming Grade 8 All Campuses
Questions: Contact Trevor Hunt or Kim Bronkema

Worship Arts Camps

Discover your inner artist! Two separate weeks for kids & students. Spend a week with an abundance of experience and skilled teachers. Opportunities abound for exploring and developing in music, art, drama, dance and other specialty classes. Each day is full of electives, worship, and teaching to stretch and encourage. The week culminates leading worship on Sunday morning and presenting a special performance on Sunday evening.

Worship Arts Camp for Students
Date: June 22-28
Cost: $100
Who: Incoming Grades 7-12
Questions: Contact Becky Behrens

Worship Arts Camp for Kids
Date: July 6-12
Cost: Grades 1-3 $50 // Grades 4-6 $60
Who: Incoming Grades 1-6
Questions: Contact Becky Behrens

1829 Alaska

A high intensity serve trip to Port Alsworth, Alaska where we will be running a week-long Middle School camp for Tanalian Bible Camp. Our team will fill all positions–camp counselors, crafts, games, cooking and cleaning.

Date: July 17-31
Cost: Approx $1400
Who: Young Adults (college age & young professionals)
Questions: Contact Steve Welch

West Virginia

Adventure is everywhere around the New River Gorge in West Virginia bringing a week full of things like climbing, caving, hiking, whitewater rafting and other once in a lifetime opportunities. Middle school students will spend the week together with their group growing and exploring the limitless love of God. This trip is for everyone no matter what your experience level or physical abilities so come and allow God to shape your life through His Word, His amazing creation and spending time with each other.

Date: July 25-Aug 1
Cost: $360
Who: Incoming Grades 7-8
Questions: Contact Kim Bronkema

Wild Wednesdays

3 WILD summer nights with fun, food and friends. Each Wednesday will be offsite at a fun and unique location. Kids will be learning what the ‘Double Love Command’ is through fun and interactive teaching.

Dates: July 15, 22, and 29
Cost: $25
Who: Incoming Grades 4-5
Questions: Contact Kristin Fankhauser