Each year, youth from around Ohio have the opportunity to gather at Malone University and Lakeside for great Christian community, in-depth Bible Study, creative worship, mission projects and lots of great activities. Malone University, located in Canton, is a beautiful campus and has been the home of CYF (Christian Youth Fellowship) for the last several years. Lakeside is a gated community on the Marblehead Peninsula on Lake Erie. It has been the long-standing place to gather for Lakeside Institute and Reach Out.
Students entering 9th grade through Graduating Seniors in 2019
Place: Malone University—Canton, Ohio
Each summer, for one incredible week, teenagers come together at Malone University to join together in creative worship, intense prayer, passionate service, lifelong relationship-building, and compelling Bible study: in short, authentic Christian community. Check it out for yourself at www.mycyf.com. Need more information? Contact Rev. Joe Burkhardt, Executive Director of CYF, Senior Pastor of Wedgewood UMC (Akron): firstname.lastname@example.org or 330-733-8707.
Sunday, June 16 – Saturday, June 22
Cost: $350 (Early Bird $325)
Grades 5-8 in the fall of 2019
Enjoy a week of diving into and learning more about God’s word! Combining the nightly Bible Bowl competition with Wanake fun will be a week and your new life-long friends will never forget. Live in a Retreat Center.
Grades 8 – High School graduates in 2019
Mission and community define the REACH OUT experience. Come find out what our mission is all about! For one week this summer, join the Reach Out camp family and celebrate God’s presence in your life - the One who inspires us to love and equips us to serve. Open to youth starting 8th grade in fall of 2019 through youth starting college in fall of 2019, our week together at Lakeside, Ohio is centered around an off-site mission trip and small group faith study along with amazing worship, fellowship, and fun! No matter where you are in your faith journey, come grow and encounter God’s love in a new way.
View more about Reach Out at www.reachouteoc.com
Sunday, July 14 – Saturday, July 20
Cost: $335 (Early Bird $315)
Grade 9 to age 20 in the fall of 2019
Lakeside Institute is a week-long camp in July which is held at Lakeside on Lake Erie near Cedar Point. It is open to youth entering 9th grade through age 20. We invite you to come experience a life changing week of worship, fun and fellowship as you strengthen and grow in your relationship with Jesus Christ. You will feel the presence of the Lord through prayer time, small group discussions, worship, and personal devotion time each morning. Many fun activities are planned throughout the week, which will help you develop loving and life-long relationships with fellow Christians. Our mission is to influence and invite youth to foster a positive, personal, growing relationship with Jesus Christ and encourage their discipleship.
Check out our website at www.LakesideInstitute.org. We pray that you will join us this summer for a wonderful week growing in Christ.
We have a Facebook Group for all former Institute staff and campers. You can join the conversation and share photos and experiences!
Sunday, July 21 - Saturday, July 27
Cost: $335 (Early Bird $315)
CAMPS AND RETREAT MINISTRIES:
The East Ohio Conference Office:
located in North Canton, OH.
near the Akron-Canton airport.
8800 Cleveland Ave. NW ·
North Canton, OH 44720
Toll Free: 800-831-3972
Office Hours: Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
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