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You're invited to the 2016 Men's Ministry Summit
Grove Christian Camp

April 29 - May 1, 2016

Featuring Ty Gibson

  Ty is Co-director of Light Bearers and pastor of Storyline SDA Church in Eugene, Oregon. A passionate communicator with a message that opens minds and moves hearts, Ty teaches on a variety of topics, emphasizing God’s unfailing love as the central theme of the Bible. His most recent work includes the video project and the Truth Link Bible study series and web-course at He has authored eight best-selling books, including, A God Named Desire, which paints a compelling picture of God’s character.




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 2013 Men's Ministry Leaders Retreat

Our first adventure at Grove Christian Camp was a wonderful time of spiritual fellowship and enjoying the wonders of God's creation. This event focused on enhancing our leadership skills, with speakers from the Oregon Conference Leadership team -- Vice President Dave Allen, Youth Director Monte Torkelson, and Communication Director Gary McLain -- as well as Paul Cochran and Jim Vickroy from the Men's Ministry Leadership team.  To see photos and other items from this retreat, click here.



2011 Men's Conference  

Chuck Burkeen, Oregon Conference Men's Ministry Directer, spoke on the theme "Men After God's Own Heart."  Topics included "Why It's Normal For Men To Be Crazy," and "High Octane Christianity."  Breakout session presentations were "The Many Faces of Addiction" by Ray Ammon, "How To Manage Anger & Anxiety" by Bob Davidson, "CHIP For Men" by John Gobble and Harold Burden, "Your Financial Legacy" by Dick Hanson, and "DISC: Wired For Jesus" by Clyde Rapozo.  For more information click here.

2010 Men's Conference

Pastors George Gainer and Gary Parks presented messages on the theme Run To Jesus... And Live! Their sessions included time to connect with Jesus, powerful testimonies, and tools for spiritual growth.  Sabbath also featured an early morning prayer session.

2009 Men's Conference

"What does it take to be a real man?" was the primary question Dan Matthews led the men in wrestling with during the 2009 Oregon Men's Conference. He shared from both his personal life and from the Bible about being "Kingdom Men," especially in men's roles as husbands and fathers. Click for the rest of the story...

Messages to Women from 2009 Men's Conference

Messages to Men from 2009 Oregon Christian Women's Retreat

Ontario Men's Conference



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2013 Men's Retreat video

2011 Men's Conference

2010 Men's Conference

2009 Men's Conference

2008 Men's Convocation