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    The Upper New York Conference of The United Methodist Church

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    Bishop Webb shares about Camp and Retreat Ministries

    April 29, 2015 / By UNY Communications / .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

    In a recent video, Upper New York Resident Bishop Mark J. Webb shared the story of how Camp and Retreat Ministries helped to form his faith. He went on to encourage others to engage in Camp and Retreat Ministries.

    “There are so many opportunities available in the world in which we live today for children, youth, and adults to experience adventure, relaxation, community, and purpose, but I cannot think of anything more important or any more eternally lasting than a week or weekend spent at a United Methodist camp or retreat center,” Bishop Webb said. “If you have been to camp, I hope you will go back. I you have sent a child to camp, I pray that you will continue to do so. If you have never experienced one of our camp and retreat facilities, let me personally invite you to give it a try … I promise that your life will be transformed.”

    Visit to learn more and register for one of this year’s programs.

    TAGGED / Camp and Retreat Ministry (CRM) / Episcopal Office

    With more than 144,000 members, the Upper New York Annual (Regional) Conference of The United Methodist Church comprises 865 local churches and 91 new faith communities in 12 districts, covering 48,000 square miles in 49 of the 62 counties in New York state. Our mission is to “live the Gospel of Jesus Christ and to be God’s love with our neighbors in all places."