Epworth By The Sea Sponsored Events

You are cordially invited to participate in these events.

*The Georgia Legislature and Governor Nathan Deal have approved a $5 motel fee that is applied to every rented motel/hotel room per night, effective July 1, 2015. This is an additional fee that must be collected by Epworth By The Sea.

* = Epworth Sponsored Events

2017

UMW Spiritual Growth Retreat

March 24-26, 2017

The United Methodist Women of the South Georgia Conference will host their annual Spiritual Growth Retreat March 24-26, 2017, at Epworth By The Sea on St. Simons Island. The retreat leader will be Rev. Nita Crump, and Ivy Kratzer will serve as the Teen Women's Retreat Leader. Susan Beverly will be the praise and worship leader.

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*Springtime By The Sea

May 22-25, 2017

Senior Adult Vacation Bible School:: “The Word Made Fresh”
With singer, humorist and Gospel storyteller Ed Kilbourne
WE’RE GONNA SING! WE’RE GONNA PRAY! WE’RE GONNA TELL BIBLE STORIES! WE’RE GONNA LAUGH!
WE’RE GONNA COLOR! And, WE’RE GONNA EAT! A LOT!
Come and bring a friend.

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SGA United Methodist Annual Conference

June 4-7, 2017

Consider staying at Epworth. This year’s Annual Conference will be held at the Jekyll Island Convention Center. All clergy and lay members meet together to worship, fellowship, and conduct the business of the conference.



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Epworth Housing is full at this time. We are no longer accepting reservations.

Camp Connect: High School Camp

June 12-16, 2017

The rumors are true! High School Camp is coming in 2017! Students entering grades 9-12 as well as graduating seniors are eligible for High School Camp. Tailored toward the unique time in a high school student's life, this week of camp is filled with fun activities and opportunities to grow closer to Christ though daily worship, Bible study, and fellowship. Campers will enjoy the beach, pool, art, hilarious morning shows, and evenings of camp wide games and worship. Stay tuned as more activities are in the works!

Registration Fee: $300

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Camp Connect: Middle School Camp 1

June 19-23, 2017

Join us this summer for the 2017 Summer Camps! Middle School Camps, intended for rising 6th-8th grade students, are filled with a week’s worth of fun activities and opportunities to grow closer to Christ though daily worship, Bible study, and fellowship. Campers will enjoy the beach, pool, crafts, games galore, hilarious morning shows, and evenings of camp wide games and worship.

Registration Fee: $300

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Camp Connect: Middle School Camp 2

June 26-30, 2017

Join us this summer for the 2017 Summer Camps! Middle School Camps, intended for rising 6th-8th grade students, are filled with a week’s worth of fun activities and opportunities to grow closer to Christ though daily worship, Bible study, and fellowship. Campers will enjoy the beach, pool, crafts, games galore, hilarious morning shows, and evenings of camp wide games and worship.

Registration Fee: $300

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Camp Connect: Elementary School Camp 1

July 10-14, 2017

Join us this summer for the 2017 Summer Camps! Elementary Camps, intended for rising 4th-5th grade students, are filled with a week’s worth of fun activities and opportunities to grow closer to Christ though daily worship, Bible study, and fellowship. Campers will enjoy the beach, pool, art, games galore, hilarious morning shows, and evenings of camp wide games and worship.

Registration Fee: $300.

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Camp Connect: Elementary School Camp 2

July 17-21, 2017

Join us this summer for the 2017 Summer Camps! Elementary Camps, intended for rising 4th-5th grade students, are filled with a week’s worth of fun activities and opportunities to grow closer to Christ though daily worship, Bible study, and fellowship. Campers will enjoy the beach, pool, art, games galore, hilarious morning shows, and evenings of camp wide games and worship.

Registration Fee: $300.

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Georgia Pastor’s School

July 17-20, 2017

Provides inspiration, education, fellowship, fun and relaxation for North and South Georgia clergy and their families. The school is supported by the tuition of attendees, an endowment established by the board of managers, an annual gift from the North Georgia Conference, and the generous contributions of our sponsors who provide refreshments during breaks and fellowship times. Active and retired United Methodist clergy and their families are cordially invited to experience this combination of continuing education and personal renewal.

Faculty: Rev. James A. Harnish and Dr. Kevin Watson

Preacher: Rev. Telley Lynnette Gadson

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*Grown Up Summer Camp

July 28-30, 2017

Exploring numerous activities St. Simons Island has to offer for relaxation, education and all around fun! Enjoy a shrimp boat cruise; look for sea turtle nests; try kayaking, paddle boarding, zip line or biking and a concert by the bonfire with storyteller Andy Offutt Irwin.



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KidzQuest

September 22-24, 2017

KidzQuest is an annual fall weekend retreat for 3rd-6th grade students at Epworth By The Sea on St. Simons Island. Sponsored by South Georgia's Connectional Ministries, KidzQuest offers a chance for children to take a break from school, spend time with friends, worship with church groups of all sizes and hear about the HOPE we have in Christ's unfailing love. Free time has been scheduled in to allow for groups to enjoy the island as a part of the programming.


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*Laycock Bible Study Series

October 9-12,2017

Preaching: Bishop James E. Swanson, Sr.
Bible Study Leader: Bishop Richard Looney

Epworth By The Sea reserves the right to change or substitute any part of scheduled program activities. For program details contact Donna at 912-638-8688 or email at dchisholm@epworthbythesea.org to request additional information and to be placed on our mailing address list for future events.