LaMoine Christian Service Camp & Retreat Center

News Archive

OPEN HOUSE & AUCTION~June 4, 2016

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Please help us kick-off our summer camp season by joining us on Saturday, June 4th, for the camp’s 14th ANNUAL OPEN HOUSE & AUCTION. Once again, there will be so many fun things to do for all ages. I assure you that if you are here, you will certainly be happy you came. The day will begin at 11:00 am and conclude at 4:00 pm.
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The Power of Camp!

Tuesday, March 1, 2016

I have been in Christian camping now for 15 years. Summer after summer, I have seen God do miraculous things in the lives of many, many youth. While the power to change a life comes only from God’s Word and the moving of His Spirit, there is definitely something special about the camp setting and environment that prepares a heart for this change like nothing I have seen.
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Open Letter from Doug Hamer, Director

Monday, February 15, 2016

Dear Friends of LaMoine Christian Service Camp, The purpose of this letter is to update all my friends and camp partners on how God has intervened in the camp’s plans to renovate and modernize our cabins.
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East Area Fellowship Cancelled in February

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

The East Area Fellowship meeting scheduled for February 15, 2016 at Table Grove Community Church has been cancelled. We look forward to seeing you all March 21, 2016 at Central Christian Church in Browning.   Men, we encourage you to attend one of the other area meetings this month. Camp Point is hosting their meeting and meal February 8 and Bushnell is hosting their's February 22.
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Women's Scrapbook Retreat

Friday, August 21, 2015

This October LaMoine Christian Service Camp will be hosting a Women's Scrapbook Retreat. The Retreat takes place October 16-18, 2015 in the Retreat Center. The Scrapbook Retreat only has 70 spots available and due to a great time and high demand, the retreat generally fills up, so be sure to register early! Registration opens up September 1 at 8:00 pm CST.
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Another Successful Summer Camp Season Comes to a Close

Thursday, August 6, 2015

Dear Friend/s of LaMoine Christian Service Camp, As I write this letter, our summer camp season is coming to an end. As a matter of fact, today is our last day of hosting sixty-nine 5th and 6th grade campers. This is really a great age to work with because they are so open to learning about Jesus and what it means to give their life over to Him.
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Summer Camp is Awesome!!!

Friday, July 10, 2015

Follow us on Facebook and keep up with all the exciting things happening at LaMoine this summer.
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Early Registration Deadline Extended

Friday, May 22, 2015


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Summer is Just Around the Corner

Wednesday, April 29, 2015


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Cabin Plans Approved

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

We may sometimes think the Lord works in mysterious ways, but there is no question that He is working and that He is working for the good of those who love Him.
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"Another Season of Tremendous Blessing at LaMoine"

Thursday, October 9, 2014

Dear LaMoine Christian Service Camp Partners in Ministry, LaMoine Christian Service Camp just completed the 2013-14 Fiscal Year and with it another season of tremendous financial and spiritual blessing. First and foremost, I thank all of you who covered our camp and campers with your prayers throughout the past year.
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23rd Annual Golf Benefit

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

LaMoine Christian Service Camp and Campus Students for Christ (WIU) are joining together once again to host a Golf Benefit. The golf benefit will be taking place Saturday September 27th at Deer Run Golf Course in Hamilton, IL with a lunch to follow at LaMoine Christian Service Camp in Tennessee, IL. Registration starts at 7:30 am with the Shotgun Start at 8:00 am.
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Early Registration Deadline Extended

Thursday, May 22, 2014

LaMoine Christian Service Camp has extended the Early Registration Deadline for this year's summer camp through Memorial Day. After Memorial Day prices go up for all camps except the Free Day Camps. Click here to see the 2014 camp schedule and register online.
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Summer Camp 2014 - REGISTRATION OPEN

Thursday, May 1, 2014

The 2014 Summer Camp season is fast approaching! Since 1957, LaMoine Christian Service Camp has been changing lives on its grounds and this summer is sure to be life changing as well! Several opportunities await campers of all ages ranging from week long sessions to our FREE Day Camps. Also, new this year is an All-Girls Camp, June 10-13 for girls going into 5th and 6th grades.
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Camp Team Meeting Postponed

Monday, February 3, 2014

The Camp Team Meeting for all Ministers, Deans, and Board Members for February 6th has been postponed and rescheduled to Thursday, February 13th due to the inclement weather that is being forecast for our area.
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Support LCSC While Shopping on Amazon

Monday, January 13, 2014

LaMoine Christian Service Camp now has an exciting new way of receiving donations as you shop online! Through Amazon Smile, the camp can now receive 0.5% of the purchase price donated to the camp when you shop through smile.amazon.com. If you shop at Amazon.com, a portion of the money you spend can be donated to a non-profit organization like LaMoine Christian Service Camp.
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Giving is Great, Sharing Jesus is THE GREATEST!

Wednesday, November 27, 2013

We just completed our fiscal year, and as far back as I can tell this may be the largest income year in the camp’s 66 year history, with one exception; the year in which we received over $250,000 from a farm sale gift.
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Women's Scrapbook Retreat - REGISTER HERE

Thursday, August 1, 2013

This October LaMoine Christian Service Camp will be hosting a Women's Scrapbook Retreat. The Retreat takes place October 25-27, 2013 in the Retreat Center. The Scrapbook Retreat only has 70 spots available and due to a great time and high demand, the retreat generally fills up early, so be sure to register early! Registration opens up September 1. This retreat is designed for ages 15 and older.
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Cabin Fundraiser Extended and Renamed

Friday, March 15, 2013

The camp's "$50,000 in 5 Months" fundraiser to raise the remaining money needed to remodel our first cabin has been extended another 5 months. The fundraiser will now be called "$50,000 in 5 Months plus 5 Months More". During the first 5 months generous camp supporters and churches gave $35,000 to this effort. The extended fundraiser will go until August 15th.
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Spring Women's Scrapbook Retreat

Wednesday, February 13, 2013

This March LaMoine Christian Service will be hosting a Women's Scrapbook Retreat. The Retreat takes place from March 15-17, 2013 in the Retreat Center. The Scrapbook Retreat only has 75 spots available and due to a great time and high demand, the retreat generally fills up early, so be sure to register early! This retreat is designed for ages 15 and older.
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