We are grateful for our donors' commitment to funding camperships. Last year, we awarded $43,245 to 256 campers. Of those, 137 campers received additional Spain Grants totaling $40,721.Read More
It’s one thing to get kids to camp. Helping kids find greatness takes things to an entirely different level.Read More
The Riverview Retreat Center is a beautiful facility. But, it’s just a facility. What matters is what happens there. In 2015, we established the Center for Clergy Excellence (CCE) at Pecometh with the mission to develop principled Christian leaders for the church and the world.Read More
Deciding to work at camp was a very difficult decision. I applied for the job not really knowing what to think. Then an interview day was set up. I was really hesitant to go, and I didn’t decide if I was going until the night before.
Here at Pecometh, when you stand between Talley House and the Dining Hall, you can see the high stand-alone tower associated with the Challenge Course. Over the past 15 years, many groups have gone through the course and have learned much that can be applied to everyday life.Read More
Over the past few months, you may have noticed a new structure that’s located between the Riverview Retreat Center (RRC) and the nearby Chester River. It’s quite large, very sturdy, and very relaxing.
Topics: Transforming the World
Since 1946, Pecometh Camp & Retreat Ministries has been serving the local community and beyond by being a refuge of peace and play in a sacred setting. With rustic cabins, dorm-style retreat houses, and the modern Riverview Retreat Center, we serve as both a camp and retreat facility year-round. As we like to say, “we serve people who serve people.”
We asked Rev. Sheryl Allston, pastor and hospital chaplain, why she used the Spain Grant program to send Jaylyn to camp. This donor supported program helps families in need send a kid to camp for just $50.
There are plenty of mosquitoes and no air-conditioning. I'm feeling a little bit homesick for my mom's cooking, but I'm surrounded by a warm, fun-loving group of co-workers who have made me feel like part of the family from Day One.