Plan now for 2018 Riverbend Men's Camp
*August 6th-9th* (Mon-Thurs)
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AUGUST 6-9, 2018
Monday night through Thursday night
Camp located on 55 Acres on the Rifle River in Arenac County, Michigan.
- This is a wilderness camp, bring everything you need.
- Men and Boys of all ages are welcome to come and fellowship.
- You may attend a single session or stay the entire week.
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IDES DECEMBER MISSION TRIP
30 storage sheds were built in the Beaumont TX area, where the flooding occurred
Riverbend took 8 guys and joined up with 15 additional guys from IN and OH
Pictures and video will be posted when available
2018 Theme is "Life on Mission"
We will explore how Jesus lived His life on mission, and how He challenges us to do the same.
By digging into specific moments and teachings in the life of Jesus, we will discover
strength and insight to help us to stay-on-mission and finish strong as men of God.
Speakers for 2018 Menscamp
Jeff Faull, Senior Minister at Mt Gilead Church
Gary Johnson, Lead Servant at The Creek
Tom Ellsworth, Senior Minister at Sherwood Oaks Christian Church Bloomington, IN
*Christian Audio Tapes will be onsite for recordings of all sessions, click on link.
RECREATION & YOUTH
KIDS 18 & UNDER CAMP FREE
There will be a youth tent and youth programs
*Current camp news*
WE ARE PLANNING A FAMILY CAMP WEEKEND, Perhaps late June?? Watch for details!
Menscamp Meeting Details for 2017;
For more financial reports, click here
-If your Church has a need to use the camp for a week or a weekend please email us and we will try to get you on the schedule. Youth, Leadership, and Men's groups, to name a few, can make great use of this facility!
-If you wish to volunteer please send us an email. If you have a ministry group who may benefit from the camp please email for more details.
-THANKS to all the guys who came in March to our Shed Build Day! We had guys from all over MI and IN. All components were built by 2 PM and IDES reports this as their biggest shed build day of the year each of the last 2 years! Great job Rivermen! If you would like more information about what we do click here: https://www.ides.org/shed-building.html
-The THIRD ANNUAL shed building day will be at the IDES headquarters February 17, 2018
-If you would like promotional materials regarding the camp sent to you or your church, please email us. We have flyers, business cards and magnets imprinted with the website you may hand out. Or if you would like a presentation made on behalf of the camp to your church or group let us know, one of the directors will be happy to make a personal visit to present the camp work and to answer any questions.
Riverbend is an official 501(c)3 non-profit entity incorporated in the State of Michigan. We operate as an independent ministry. All gifts will be recognized as charitable contributions. We have a modest mortgage on the 55 acres. If you wish to contribute you may do so securely on this website OR donations can be sent to; Riverbend Christian Retreat, 22712 Antwerp Rd, Harlan IN 46743.
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