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We are looking forward to returning to our overnight summer camps in 2021!  Our hope, prayer and expectation is that COVID-19 will no longer be a deterrent to overnight camping.  As always, we will adapt as needed so that we can provide your child with an amazing opportunity to fellowship, have fun and learn more about Jesus in the beautiful redwoods here at Mt. Gilead.



Kids Day Camp (1st-3rd grade) - $369 

Junior Camp (4th-6th grade) - $479

Junior High Camp (6th-8th grade) - $509

High School Camp (9th-12th grade) - $519

Timothy Teams (Leadership Training) - $859


2021 DATES

Session 1​

Junior 1:  June 13 - 18

High School 1:  June 20 - 25

Junior High 1:  June 27 - July 2 

Session 2

Junior 2:  July 11 - 16

High School 2:  July 18 - 23

Junior High 2:  July 25 - 30

Kids Day Camp

Day Camp: July 5 - 9

Monday-Friday 7:30-5:30

Timothy Teams

Session 1:  June 13 - July 2

Session 2:  July 11 - 30


Shawn Colacchia

Shawn Colacchia

Junior High Camp - Session 1

Shawn is the youth pastor at New Vintage Church. He holds a degree in Youth Ministry from Simpson University. Shawn has been a speaker in churches and at camps for over six years, and loves nothing more than getting to share his faith with students. ​

Here’s a few fun facts to help you get to know him! 

- Shawn once hiked through an Indonesian jungle barefoot 

-He loves Marvel and Star Wars

-His favorite memory is building sandcastles on the Sea of Galilee

- Shawn’s passion is to see students find the life and purpose God has for them.

Junior High Camp 1

Rich Herold

Rich Herold

Junior Camp - Session 2

Rich Herold is the Middle School Program Director at Pulpit Rock Church in Colorado Springs, CO.  He has led teaching ministries and developed curriculum for middle school, high school, college and young adults ministries. He studied theology at Western Seminary in Portland, OR and has a passion to communicate the timeless truths of the gospel in ways that are creative and engaging with audiences of all ages. He has for children and has been married to his wife, Cristie for 30 years.

Junior Camp 2

Steve Mayo

Steve Mayo

High School Camp - Session 2

Junior High Camp - Session 2

Steve works at Calvary Christian Academy and attends church at Calvary Chapel in Ft. Lauderdale. He has been in education and Christian ministry for over 15 years and serves as the Director of Youth Discipleship for CCA and Calvary Chapel Fort Lauderdale's youth ministry. Steve is a graduate of Word of Life Bible Institute and Liberty University. He currently lives in Coral Springs, Florida with his wife Morgan and three children (Titus, Quincy, and Maxwell).

Steve has been an active part of youth camps through teaching and speaking. For 15 years, he has had a Christian hip-hop ministry which allows him to share the word through the medium of rap music. 

High School Camp 2

Junior High Camp 2

Brian Holland

Brian Holland

High School Camp - Session 1

Brian Holland has been in ministry for over 27 years in Southern California and is currently the teaching and campus Pastor for the Claremont campus of Purpose Church. He is an outstanding speaker; he's captivating, funny, but most importantly passionate to see people come to know and follow Jesus. Brian's purpose for ministry is to exalt Jesus as the greatest - one life at a time.

High School Camp 1

Mike Hayward

Mike Hayward

Junior Camp - Session 1

Mike joined the Marine’s after high school where he served 6 years in the Reserves and is a Desert Shield/Storm veteran. In 2008, he graduated from Golden Gate Baptist Theological Seminary with a Diploma in Theology. 


Mike and his family have attended Faith Community Church since 1995, and he was appointed Pastor in 2004. Michael’s passions include teaching, writing, service and missions. He, his wife Patricia and their five kids live in Cotati, California.

Junior Camp 1

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