Camp plays a unique role for the church by asking us to brush off spiritual stagnation with a walk in the woods. By getting away, we learn to value and develop the silence an open heart requires. We build fellowship by connecting with friends new and old around a fire.
Olympic View Community Church visits Camp Koinonia in Cle Elum, Washington at least twice a year. The name “Koinonia” means communion; visit Camp Koinonia for Summer Camp or Snow Camp. Click Camp Koinonia Brochure_2011 to see the 2011 Summer Camp program.
Camp Myrtlewood, in Myrtlepoint, Oregon, provides our setting for work camps that engage campers in issues of Pacific Northwest Ecology and Conservation; additionally, Camp Myrtlewood hosts the Church of the Brethren’s annual Men’s Retreat.