Wildwood Discipleship Camp
Wildwood is Hume Lake's discipleship camp for students who wish to push themselves beyond the familiar into a world of exceptional devotion to God. Wildwood's philosophy of stripping away the layers of falsehood and distraction is evidenced in daily interactions and candid discussions about students' lives, struggles, and answering God's call for deeper devotion to Him. Set in the back forests of Hume's property, Wildwood emphasizes overcoming obstacles and learning to discipline oneself in response to the challenges of life.
Pricing & Details
2014 Church Group Pricing
No minimum group size required. Counselor to camper ratio of 1 to 8 is requested per gender. Price includes meals, lodging, program, highlight DVD, and recreation T-shirt.
2014 Individual Pricing
Price includes counselor, meals, lodging, program and other activities.
What to bring
Bible, notebook, pencil, flashlight, sleeping bag, pillow, toiletries, warm and cool clothes, jacket, modest one-piece swimsuit (no tankinis), a towel for swimming and showering. Wildwood has a small shop selling mostly Wildwood shirts and clothes. There will also be a trip into main camp where campers may browse the Clothing Store, General Store, and Gift Shop.
(Remember: Girls no bare midriffs or spaghetti straps; guys, no sagging.)
What not to bring
Drugs (unless prescribed by a doctor), alcohol, tobacco, fireworks, firearms, electronic devices.
Camp begins with a hike in from Logger's Flat. Counselors and staff continue with all luggage to normal check-in at the Ark.
Individuals must check in at the Ark first, then continue to loggers flat for their hike in.
2014 Theme: To be Announced
Previous Theme: Known
Are you KNOWN as a follower of Jesus Christ? Are you making the Truth KNOWN in your neighborhood... your school... your town? Are you making the Gospel KNOWN to others around the world?
This summer at Wildwood, campers will focus on a strong missions theme centered on spiritual development and servant leadership while challenging and equipping students to make an impact in their world for God. Acts 1:8 will be the starting point for the week as we challenged students to make their faith KNOWN. Practical teaching will encourage campers to not only have a global mission’s focus, but one that is centered on making the Gospel KNOWN where ever they are. In addition, we will continue to strive for core values of honesty, purity and integrity and encouraging students to live out what they believe.
Hume Lake exists to spread the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Hume’s very mission statement expresses our desire that each person coming into contact with this ministry will learn of the love and power of a life lived in Christ. We believe that in this message lies the only hope for a world desperately searching for something more. The Ministry of Hume Lake Christian Camps is committed to reaching the lost for Jesus Christ.
As a Para-church organization, Hume seeks to serve the local church. Hume’s programs offer a Christian response to today’s culture through recreation, video, music, onstage speakers and presentations, which all work to introduce people to the Lord Jesus Christ in a way that is unexpectedly refreshing. The Hume environment is designed to minister to new believers while also encouraging those who are saved to pursue God in a new and deeper way.
Nestled in the Sequoia National Forest, 365 acres of God’s creation provides the perfect backdrop for a life changing experience. While our facilities include multiple chapels, dining halls, pools, recreating lawns, ropes courses and deluxe accommodations; most important are the majestic setting and solitude where you can hear God speak to you. Hume’s facilities have been designed to provide everything you need for a comfortable and enjoyable retreat experience.
True life-transformation requires more than a fun mountaintop experience. Simply serving the local church by sharing the Gospel isn’t enough. We understand that true transformation is the work of the Holy Spirit. It’s our role to diligently and prayerfully prepare our staff, programs and facilities and then depend on God to work in the hearts of his people.