Welcome to Camp and Retreat Ministries Of Oregon and Idaho! 

Greater NW News article: Suttle Lake Camp marks 100 years of ministry in Oregon with Labor Day weekend celebration


Camp and Retreat Ministries is a partnership between the United Methodist Church of Oregon and Idaho and the Oregon Diocese of the Episcopal Church. Let us know how we can serve you!

Who we are:

Camp and Retreat Ministries of the Oregon-Idaho Conference of the United Methodist Church Mission Statement.  

We are people dedicated to creating sacred spaces of Christian hospitality and learning.

We offer these spaces so that people may…

· Experience God’s love
· Engage with creation
· Develop loving interdependence with each other and the Earth
· Act with justice* in the world

Vision: A world of wonder, love, and justice

      We serve individuals, families, educational institutions, religiously affiliated groups, social service agencies, community service organizations, and other nonprofit organizations that enrich life in the world.

      *Dr. Cornell West says, “justice is what love looks like in public.”

Please Visit our Camp Site Pages or click on "SITES" at the top of the page! 

      

      

Also, visit our sister sites north and south of us, doing amazing ministries in Washington, North Idaho, California. and Nevada!

Pacific Northwest

Camp and Retreat Ministries

Cal-Nevada

Camping and Young People's Ministries 

Upcoming Events

Title Dates
Kintsugi Breaking and Mending Retreat 10/14/2022 - 10/16/2022
Young Adult Retreat 3/17/2023 - 3/19/2023
Memorial Day Family Camp 5/26/2023 - 5/29/2023
Sacred Threads Quilters and More! 2023 6/5/2023 - 6/8/2023
Music, Art, Dance and Drama (MADD) Camp 6/25/2023 - 6/30/2023
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News

Camp and Retreat E-News Sept. 28: SHAPED BY EARTH | New Resource for Helping Kids Engage with the Environment | Blessings Report | Shaped by earth

Have you been shaped by earth? Each of our sites has been shaped by creation in different ways.

Camp and Retreat E-News Sept. 21: WATER | UMC Camp Houses Ukrainian Refugees | Blessings Report | Life-Giving Water

Water can transform people (remember your baptism?), and it turns out people can transform water!

Camp and Retreat E-News Sept. 14: LIGHT | Hospitality as Christian Witness | Woven as One | Blessings | Art Saves Lives

Light and Darkness: are they opposites, or are they "Woven as One?" Find out inside!

Camp and Retreat E-News Sept. 7: INSPIRED BY CREATION | Celebrating 100 Years of Ministry at Suttle Lake! | Blessings Report | Legacy

Fire, Creation, and Legacy -- find out how these blessings (yes, blessings!) are intertwined.
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A partnership between The Oregon-Idaho Conference of The United Methodist Church
and The Episcopal Diocese of Oregon