About

Word of Life camps are fun, high-energy camping experiences that open doors for youth and families to connect with each other and with God. Whether you join us in the beautiful Adirondack Mountains of New York or on the sunny beaches of Florida, our camps offer engaging programming, fun activities, life-changing biblical teaching and a loving environment where campers can get away and grow spiritually. Grow in your faith, make new friends, strengthen family bonds and have the time of your life at Word of Life!

 

Our History

Since The Island Youth Camp started in 1947, Word of Life has expanded to offer camping ministries in the United States and in 67 countries around the world. These camps provide families and youth of all ages with a place of physical and spiritual refreshment.

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What We Believe

Word of Life camps are intentionally designed to help students and families know God better through daily biblical teaching. We believe the Scriptures to be inspired by God and without error. Our beliefs and values are informed by these truths.

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Our Staff

Word of Life staff members are committed to living out their faith by providing fun, high-energy experiences that allow families and youth to grow in their own faith as they connect with one another and with God.

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Our Counselors

We invest in our counselors so our counselors can invest in our campers. All of our counselors are trained specifically for camp ministry, equipped with biblical knowledge and committed to making sure each camper has a ton of fun!

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