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Camps and Retreats

Throughout the year our church community embarks on retreats and camp experiences. From youth excursions for service or learning, to Men’s Retreat, to Community Camp, these trips offer rest, recreation, fellowship, fun and long-lasting memories.

Community Camp
First Plymouth Community Camp features activities and events for people of all ages. Whether you are a parent, a single, a senior, a youth, or a child, you are welcome. You will have a great week sharing in the spirit and community of La Foret Conference and Retreat Center near Colorado Springs. Some come to relax, read, talk, learn, explore, or just get away from it all. The 2017 Camp Theme was “Building Bridges in Our World“.

Connecting with God in the Messiness of Life
Please join us for the third annual RMCUCC Conference Women’s Retreat scheduled for the weekend of April 20-22, 2018 at La Foret. Space is limited so plan on registering early beginning February 1. For more information please contact Pam Erickson, Jan Hepp,  or Barbara Whitcher.

First Plymouth’s Fall Women’s Retreat
“Unmasking the Inner Divine”
September 15-17, 2017
In mid-September, a band of women from First Plymouth joined together for a weekend of unveiling and reclaiming the divine essence in each of them. At the heart of the retreat was a special mask-making workshop in which the women were led through a journey of awakening and self discovery. Through spiritual practices, prayer, song, and art-making, they explored the various masks they have worn over the years and discovered the mask that felt most authentic, which the individuals share with the world now. The weekend also included play, worship, movement, and relaxation at La Foret Conference & Retreat Center in Colorado Springs.

First Plymouth member contacts were Deborah Arca, Anya Beebe, Marian Camden, and Cindy Eley.

La Foret Conference and Retreat Center
Many of First Plymouth’s camps and retreats are held at La Foret Conference and Retreat Center. Located on 400+ wooded acres north of Colorado Springs, La Foret offers “inspiring scenery in a peaceful, private setting. With meeting, dining and sleeping facilities for groups large or small, we have the comfortable, well-equipped accommodations you desire. Meeting rooms of all sizes are available and there is a large central meadow for outdoor events.”