Vacation with a purpose


The power of bringing your family together for god


At Word of Life, we believe that with some planning, effort and prayer, a family vacation can serve as a life-changing time for everyone in your family.



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Why "Ordinary" vacations fail

We’re here to talk you through some valuable steps that you can take to make the most of the next few weeks and set your life on the right path for your future.

The power of a spiritual vacation

It can seem like everyone has advice for you right now.
We’re here to settle a few key myths that you might be hearing or even telling yourself right now.

6 THINGS TO AVOID SABATOGING YOUR VACATION

Sometimes it’s best to start small and think through the things you enjoy doing, what goals you have and what items are important to you. Outlining those can sometimes point to a clearer path as you get started planning for your future.

A spiritual vacation doesn’t necessarily mean “churchy;”


it just means a vacation on purpose. It means being
intentional with the money, time, and relationships that a
family vacation represents

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Lifelong Memories. Eternal Impact. One unforgettable Summer.


Word of Life Youth and Family Camps offer fun, high-energy camping experiences for the whole family. Nestled in the heart of the Adirondack Mountains and on Florida’s Gulf Coast, Word of Life Youth and Family Camps combine natural beauty, outdoor adventures, exciting activities and life-changing biblical teaching to give youth and families a summer they will never forget.

Though Word of Life Camps are fun and full of energy, they are about so much more than just summer fun.


Our camps are designed to create experiences that allow youth and families to connect with God in new ways, no matter where they are in their spiritual journeys. Have the time of your life, learn from incredible biblical teaching, build friendships, make memories and launch your faith!


Send the Kids or Bring the Family


Word of Life offers both youth camps and family camps, allowing you to create an experience tailored to your group’s, family’s or children’s needs. Both youth camps and family camps open doors to connect with others and connect with Christ, all while having the time of your life.

Send the Kids or Bring the Family


Word of Life offers both youth camps and family camps, allowing you to create an experience tailored to your group’s, family’s or children’s needs. Both youth camps and family camps open doors to connect with others and connect with Christ, all while having the time of your life.

Whether you join us in New York or Florida, we guarantee you’ll experience your faith in a brand new way.

Word of Life Youth Camps offer overnight camping experiences for students ranging from elementary school to high school. Our children’s, middle school and teen programs are tailored to the needs of different age groups, and our dedicated counselors and challenging speakers encourage students to grow in their faith.

With fun, high-energy activities, new friends, trusted counselors and defining faith experiences, Word of Life Youth Camps keep students coming back year after year.

Where friends and family grow closer to God and one another.

Family Camps are a chance to have a summer camp experience together as a family. From our family campground to our cabins and Lodge, we offer a wide range of adventurous and comfortable camping experiences to meet your family’s needs. At all of our family camps, you will have access to exciting activities for all ages, engaging programming, challenging speakers and the opportunity to connect with other families who share your faith.

The Lodge

Spring, summer or fall, relax in our beautiful Lodge overlooking Schroon Lake. The Lodge has great activities, speakers as well great accommodations and meals. Join us, grow in your faith and be refreshed. LEARN MORE!!

The Pines

With all the amenities of a traditional campground, we also have a family centered program specifically designed to bring you and your family closer together and closer to God. LEARN MORE!!

The Ranch

Grades 1-5 – At The Ranch our campers participate in faith launching fun-filled adventures and life-changing lessons at a real working ranch! LEARN MORE!!

The Wild

Grades 6-8 – Experience an unforgettable summer at The Wild, a camp just for middle schoolers on 240 acres in the wilderness of the Adirondack State Park. LEARN MORE!!

Pursuit Camp

Pursuit is 44 hours of activities, music, relevant teaching and awesome community experiences, and we just might let you sleep. LEARN MORE!

Florida Youth Camp

With activities like paintball, archery tag, rock climbing, tubing and Soccer Camp, students from grades 1-12 have no better way to spend their summer! LEARN MORE

Snowcamp

Snowcamp is an opportunity to escape average. To snowboard, sled, and tube, all while worshipping alongside other students who are passionate about pushing past average for the Lord. LEARN MORE

The Island

A camp like no other filled with heart-stopping activities, engaging counselors, and challenging truth. In the middle of 9 mile Schroon Lake sits a 49-acre Island where excitement and life change happens. LEARN MORE!!

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About Word of Life

Word of Life is a nondenominational Christian organization creating faith-defining experiences that give students and families the chance to encounter God and grow in their spiritual walks. Through high-energy camping ministries, in-depth biblical training, local church ministries, and international missions, Word of Life shares the message of salvation with those who have never heard and helps believers grow in their faith. Through each of our ministries, we create loving environments and engaging experiences where life-change happens. To learn more, visit www.wol.org.