March 2014: College Work Week
In March some of the state schools in Washington, Oregon, and Idaho head to the ranch for a 5-day college work week during Spring Break. Hard work plus great speakers, fellowship, food and more!
April 11-13, 2014: Work & Worship
Please join us in preparing Washington Family Ranch for teenagers to experience “the best week of their lives." This is a weekend of fellowship and service that will leave you challenged and encouraged in your walk with Christ. Come enjoy great worship, delicious food, and the incredible beauty that surrounds Washington Family Ranch.
April 25-27, 2014: Discipleship
Come with your community to a weekend where we’ll explore what it means to be a disciple of Christ who is committed to making disciples through the course of your life. This weekend has been put together to inspire and challenge adults within the church to develop a vision and rise to the challenge of being a disciple who makes disciples. Well renowned author and speaker Francis Chan will be our speaker for the weekend. Participants are asked to come with others from your community, and all participants must be 18 years and older.
May 2-4, 2014: Women's Weekend
Enjoy a time away with good friends, neighbors, co-workers etc. at Young Life's Washington Family Ranch! This weekend promises to be filled with fun, laughter and great inspiration. Treat yourself, and bring some friends to the 5th Annual Women's Weekend at the ranch. (College-aged ladies and older, please).
May 23-26, 2014: Family Camp
Bring your family to Washington Family Ranch over Memorial Day weekend for an experience you will never forget! This is the ultimate family vacation - crazy games, pool time, hilarious skits, dynamic teaching, great food (no cooking or clean up!), and more fun than you can imagine. Leave the distractions at home (I don't mean the kids!) and come on out for some family bonding - Young Life style!
May 30-June 1, 2014: Wild Canyon GamesThis competitive team challenge combines running, swimming, biking, geocaching, climbing, zip-lining, blobbing and more! Teams of 7 members work to earn points while competing in events ranging from a 15.5 mile mountain bike race to a zip-lining target shooting competition. This amazing weekend also includes the Friday Nite Fest and live music by the Phil Bowerman’s on Saturday night. To register or volunteer, visit www.wildcanyongames.org July 25-31, 2014: YoungLives Camp Childcare
YoungLives is Young Life’s ministry to teenage mothers and their children. Each summer we put on a special camp week, exclusively for teen moms and their babies. The girls get a chance to be kids again, enjoying all that camp has to offer, without neglecting their duties as a mother. This is where you come in! YoungLives childcare is a fantastic missions opportunity which affects two generations! You will be paired with a child for the duration of the week, allowing you to build a relationship with both the child and the mother during the week.
September 2014: Women's DiscipleshipJoin the 3rd annual women’s discipleship gathering "Beauty from Ashes" for a time of teaching, renewal, and fellowship. Great fellowship, a dynamic speaker, pool time, delicious meals (no cooking or clean-up!), awesome worship and incredible scenery. Grow in your faith as you walk with other women. October 2014: High School Discipleship CampEach year, Washington Family Ranch hosts a discipleship camp. Everyone from church youth groups, Young Life, and other non-profit Christian organizations is invited to join this weekend camp, which is developed especially for today's high school students. At the end of the weekend, campers will have had an incredible experience of fellowship, growth in their relationship with Christ, an amazing worship experience and a whole lot of fun! There is no minimum number of people required to participate in this camp. October 2014: Work & WorshipPlease join us in preparing Washington Family Ranch for teenagers to experience “the best week of their lives." This is a weekend of fellowship and service that will leave you challenged and encouraged in your walk with Christ. Come enjoy great worship, delicious food, and the incredible beauty that surrounds Washington Family Ranch. December 2014: Summer Reunion
Come relive the fun of summer during the cold of December with all your camp friends! There will be plenty of time during the weekend to reconnect, worship, play, enjoy great food, and be reminded of what the Lord taught you last summer.
February 2015: Middle School DiscipleshipWashington Family Ranch's annual Middle School Discipleship weekend is sure to be a weekend to remember! Join middle school students from churches, Young Life and other Christian organizations around the Northwest for this fun-filled weekend. Leaders and students alike will be able to enjoy hilarious skits, fun games, dynamic teaching, beautiful scenery and good food, all in addition to the many great activities Washington Family Ranch has to offer. Ongoing: Weekend Warrior ProjectsYoung Life's Washington Family Ranch is built on the foundation of volunteer labor. Tens of thousands of volunteer hours have brought this property to where it is today, everything from new construction to routine tasks and maintenance.