An exciting retreat packed full of exciting activities and powerful preaching – it will be sure to impact young lives for Christ! Come prepared for a Summer 2023 Preview!

This year we have a special Jumpstart Thursday! If you cannot come on Thursday, join in progress on Friday. We can’t wait to see you here!

Date: April 6-8, 2023

Speaker: Pastor TJ Mechling

TJ Mechling is a youth pastor at Harmony baptist church in Galesburg, Illinois. Pastor TJ and his wife Haley, have a passion to help guide teenagers in their walk with the Lord to make an impact for God’s glory.

Brochure: Teen Extravaganza 2023

General AGENDA

Check-in is from 4-6 PM on Jumpstart Thursday with progress check in at 6-8 PM on Friday. The retreat ends 4 PM on Saturday.

Be sure to check out our What to Pack page.


Retreat Cost:

  • $50 per person ($25 deposit, Lodging is additional)
  • Free for your guest if a believer brings an unchurched teen!
  • Adult Sponsors can upgrade from Deluxe to Driftwood.
  • Driftwood Village Cabin: additional $20 per person, $10 per child maximum of $60 per family
  • Sponsors can come free if they bring 5 or more kids.


As we must turn away late registrations to hold a reserve spot, your deposit can only be transferred to a future retreat you attend if you email your cancellation to within a week of the retreat. Please send your registration form and non-refundable, non-transferable deposit to Camp Joy.

The balance will be due when you arrive at camp.


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