Vanderkamp is a cooperative ministry of Presbyterian and Lutheran churches that helps congregations fulfill their purposes of evangelism, service, and faith formation.  Immersed in the beauty and serenity of God’s natural world, we offer facilities, programming, and support for retreats, meetings, and gatherings, and provide Christian summer kamp and retreat programs for youth.

read more

Mission & Beliefs

Our Mission:

We seek to serve God by providing facilities and opportunities for people to relate to God, renew their faith, and respond in service.


Statement of Faith:

We are working with our board of directors to create a statement of faith for Vanderkamp. We look forward to sharing it with you soon.


Vanderkamp Kares:

The pillars upon which Vanderkamp’s ministry and outreach rests are:

  • Creation Care: Being Good Stewards of the Environment
  • Empowerment Ministry: Helping Others to Help Themselves
  • Social Justice: Equal and Fair Treatment for All People

Click here to learn more.

read more

Support Vanderkamp

Vanderkamp experiences a wide array of both opportunities and challenges, and we are blessed with the support of individuals, families, churches, our judicatories, and other organizations that enable Vanderkamp operations to continue in the fulfillment of our outdoor ministry and our mission.

To help further your support that enables our ministry and mission, we offer a variety of ways through which you can continue your support. For more information on any of these opportunities, please click on the links below:

2017-2018 Facility Fundraising Appeal

Amazon Smile (support Vanderkamp while you shop online)

Fire and Ice Dinner Dance Fundraiser


or, to make a donation or pledge continue reading below

read more

Page optimized by WP Minify WordPress Plugin