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  The American Camp Association ® is a community of camp professionals who, for over 100 years, have joined together to share our knowledge and experience and to ensure the quality of camp programs. Read more

Because of Camp..., so much is possible.

At camp, when children make new friends, explore the world around them, and learn that "I can" is much more powerful than "I can't", magic happens.... [and] they are creating memories that will last a lifetime. Read more

  Camper is wearing shirt that says: "I can do all"

Above photos: Campers engage in a variety of activities, make new friends, and experience a new-found community.

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Considering a youth work mission camp?

River Clean-up

Download Lenoir News-Topic story of workcampers cleaning up Wilson Creek

2018 Youth Work Mission Camps are presently being scheduled. Contact Rev. Phil Hardy (336-266-1617) or camp (828-264-1516) for further information, and/or additional dates for custom individual church scheduling.

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1936 - 2017
81 Years of Camping
in the Johns River Valley

Etched into the foothills of North Carolina's Blue Ridge by a defining mountain stream, Johns River Valley Camp hosts an outdoor ministry site of the Southern Conference (United Church of Christ).

This outdoor ministry setting offers life enriching opportunities.

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Celebrate and support this

sliver of land with a silver lining!

2018 Dates

March 10: Spring Camp Work Day

April 13-15: Mothers Retreat


Spring 2017 Newsletter



 JRVC's mission statement ...
... Experience the presence of God


... Discover personal wholeness



... Participate amidst Christian Community




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