Grace Outside

Let’s GO!

Encounter the love of God outside
of your everyday experiences

Let’s GO to Confirmation Weekend

April 26-28

Students 6th-12th grade who are ready to make their confirmation enjoy a weekend at Lake Michigan Family Campground including activities, music, and God-filled conversation.

Grace Outside Destinations

Creating experiences fueled by God’s extravagant love

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In the News

Summer Camp Internships

Summer Camp Internships

More Than a Summer Job Grace Outside announces the return of its summer intern program.  We are grateful to the Michigan Conference of the United...

Spiritual Scrapbooking Retreat

Spiritual Scrapbooking Retreat

 Scrapbooking at Wesley Woods Camp & Retreat Wesley Woods is pleased to invite scrapbookers and crafters to two Spiritual Scrapbooking Retreats...

Grace Outside Hires New Program Director

Grace Outside Hires New Program Director

Grace Outside recently hired Allison Vitale as full-time program director for the Michigan-based camp and retreat ministry. The move represents a commitment to growing the spiritual experiences for summer campers and retreat guests at all the Grace Outside destinations.

Summer Camps for All Ages

Discover Fun, Faith & Adventure


Bethann, Camper Guardian

“She loved fire time in the evening when they met to sing and talk about God.”

– Bethann, Camper Guardian

Alec, Middle School Camper

“I now have a greater understanding how God would like us to live, and it is easier to pray about my struggles.”

– Alec, Middle School Camper

Parent 1

“Our daughter’s overall experience was wonderful. She still hasn’t stopped talking about it…the highlight of her summer!”

– Parent

Parent 2

“We were thrilled to know that she felt so accepted by other campers. She loved the experience and plans to return next year.”

– Parent

Michigan Area United Methodist Camping

“Campers of all faith backgrounds (or none at all) are welcome at all events and locations.”

– Michigan Area United Methodist Camping

Retreat Participant 1

“Beautiful facility in a spectacular location. Very accommodating and friendly staff. Great meals.”

– Retreat Participant

Isaac, Summer Camper

“My favorite is morning worship. I get to sing and dance and praise God.”

– Isaac, Summer Camper

Camper 1

“One of my family’s most favorite places to be! We have been going here for 30 years! Beautiful setting!”

– Camper

Counselor 1

“I learned that serving others is the best fuel for your relationship with God.”

– Counselor

Parent 3

“I will be an advocate at our church to get other kids to attend next year.”

– Parent

Parent 4

“When we picked the kids up, their first question was, ‘When can we go back to camp?’”

– Parent