Be sure and check our Facebook page for pictures from past events!

Summer Camp Grade Levels are determined by what grade the camper will be entering in the fall.
If you would like your camper to attend a camp outside their grade level, please contact the camp.

General FAQ & Packing List :: Discounts & Camperships

2019 Summer - Lower Elementary Camp

$50 :: 1st - 3rd Grade :: May 31-June 1, 2019

Summer camp at its finest! This overnight event is perfect for youngsters to come experience a taste of fun! Campers will connect with their cabin mates, enjoy camp activities, hear Bible messages geared directly for their age group, and play group games. In fact, this summer, we're focusing a lot on games - playing them and also hearing on how Jesus' teachings were so radically different that they were a "Game Changer" for the listeners.
This camp is an overnight (or two day-camps if you prefer) experience full of exciting activities, valuable relationships, and fun times! It starts on Friday mornnig at 10am and ends with supper on Saturday at 5:30ish, which parents and family are invited to.

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Glad Tidings - 2018 Upper Elementary
2019 Summer - Upper Elementary Camp

$175 :: 3rd-6th Grade :: July 8-13, 2019

Be our guest for an exciting, week-long camp experience packed full of awesome camp activities! Campers will connect with their cabin mates, enjoy camp activities, hear Bible messages geared directly for their age group, and play group games. In fact, this summer, we're focusing a lot on games - playing them and also hearing on how Jesus' teachings were so radically different that they were a "Game Changer" for the listeners.
This camp starts on Monday morning at 10am and ends with lunch on Saturday at noon, which parents and family are invited to.

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2019 Summer - Middle School Camp

$175 :: 6th-9th Grade :: June 24-29, 2019

Be our guest for an exciting, week-long camp experience packed full of awesome camp activities! Campers will connect with their cabin mates, enjoy camp activities, hear Bible messages geared directly for their age group, take at least one off-site adventure, and play a bunch of group games. In fact, this summer, we're focusing a lot on games - playing them and also hearing on how Jesus' teachings were so radically different that they were a "Game Changer" for the listeners.
This camp starts on Monday morning at 10am and ends late morning on Saturday. 

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Glad Tidings - 2018 Senior High
2019 Summer - Senior High Camp

$175 :: 9th - 12th Grade :: June 17-22, 2019

What's the highlight of camp? The big adventures and intense activities? No! It's the friendships! This really rings true here at our Senior High camp! Yes, we're planning big things for the week - games, activities, and at least one off-site trip. But, come plug in to a "Camp Famly" and you'll end up with a life-changnig experience. Additionally, this summer, we're hearing about how Jesus' teachings were so radically different that they were a "Game Changer" for the listeners.
This camp starts on Monday morning at 10am and ends late morning on Saturday. 

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Glad Tidings - 2018 Wilderness
2019 Summer - Wilderness Camp

$195 :: 7th - 12th Grade :: July 14-21, 2019
Wilderness Camp is Full - You may still register,
but you will be placed on a waiting list!

Come with us and explore the wilds of the South Dakota Black Hills. We will be spending a week of outdoor, rugged time camping out while we get back to God's Creation and enjoy time with a small group of other adventurers.

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Glad Tidings - Adventure Camp
2019 Summer - Adventure Camp

$125 :: 18+ Years Old :: July 25-29, 2019

Young adults unite! Revisit your camp experience by coming on an Adventure with us! We will be taking advantage of God's creation in the area by taking day trips out to activities in the region. For instance, one of the days, we will be taking a kayak trip down the Missouri River. Both through and aside from the activities, we will be encouraging small groups to bond and grow together.
Married couples welcome (get a discount, even!)

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2019 Summer - Bon Homme Camp

Children's Camp :: 4th - 7th Grade :: June 4-8, 2019
Youth Camp :: 8th - 12th+ Grade :: June 10-14, 2019

Multiple Churches in Bon Homme county in Southeast South Dakota work together each year to host summer camp here at Glad Tidings.

 Contact for more info (including cost) or to register:
Cal & Donna Ratzlaff
 40596 307th St
Avon, SD 57315
motherratzlaff@hotmail.com

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* Glad Tidings Camp FAQ, Packing List, Discounts, & Camperships do not apply to this camp

Photos & Videos

2019 Promotional Video

2018 Promotional Video
2018 Wilderness Camp Photos
2018 Senior High Camp Photos
2018 Middle School Camp Photos
2018 Upper Elementary Camp
Day 1 / Day 2 Day 3 / Day 4 / Day 5
2018 Lower Elementary Camp Photos
2018 Winter Youth Retreat Photos

2016 Photo Book
2016 Promotional Video
2016 Cardboard Testimonies