Because of the tornado watch in effect until 8pm and the torrential weather, we are sad to inform you that the Guardians concert will NOT be taking place tonight, Saturday, June 26.  If you have the opportunity to see the Guardians elsewhere, please do and let them know how grateful we are for their understanding and grace.  They are simply the best!  Bless you all this weekend and stay safe!Read More →

Date & Time: Sunday May 9, 2021 at 8:00pm Last year, in response to the hardships brought on by the pandemic, we hosted our first Night of Light as a way to support our ministry and to bear witness to the Lord’s faithfulness to us throughout our history. The response and support was overwhelming and reminded us how blessed we are by the wonderful Ground’s community. As we look ahead to the future of our ministry, we recognize that our current Sunshine Room, store, kitchen and septic system are approaching the end of their life and that updates are going to need to be madeRead More →

Are you still looking for a fun family vacation or some down time with your spouse or friends?  We still have open campsites this summer! Come and kick off the season with us Memorial Day Weekend (May 28-31)! Our Orientation Week, June 5-12 is a quieter week as we are training our staff but by mid-week everything opens up. Join us for this week at a reduced price. Our Start of Summer Week (June 12-19) still has availability in sections A and C.  All of our activities and amenities will be up and running and we hope you will join us for this fun week!Read More →

UPDATE: FILLED FOR THE SUMMER! The Grounds has a staff trailer that will be available for rent this summer! This soon to be updated, 2003/36 ft. Cedar Creek will be on campsite A65. The rental cost of $735.00 for the week includes your membership fee of $35.00, the trailer, and the site. This trailer has a super slide that enlarges the living and dining area as well as a slide out in the front bedroom. The bedroom has a queen bed, a huge closet, tons of storage cabinets. a door leading outside, and an accordion style door that leads to the walkthrough bathroom area withRead More →

We are busy taking reservations and making our preparations for summer of 2021! We are so excited to see all of you this summer! Your sneak peak into all we have planned for you will be coming your way in late April! Watch your mailboxes for our summer newsletter and brochure.  At this time the cottages are filled for the summer but we still have camping availability. Check out our camping page to see your options, and then give us a call to make your reservations – 616-842-4478.  At this time we are hopeful that our Saturday Night Concert series will be taking place. PleaseRead More →

We regret to inform you that the Evening of Praise 70th Anniversary Celebration Fundraiser Dinner Concert, scheduled for Saturday, April 24, has once again been canceled due to the current pandemic situation. The board of directors feels it is in the best interest of all involved to continue to hold off on hosting any large group events such as this. Sorry for the inconvenience and thank you for your patience and understanding. We appreciate your continued support of the Conference Grounds ministry as you partner with us in sharing the love of Jesus through all of our ministries.Read More →

Our registration is well on it’s way!  The cottages are all booked for the summer however, we still have camping availability! Check out the camping page to see what’s available. Call the office to make a reservation – 616-842-4478 / Monday – Friday 9 am-4:30 pm.Read More →

This Saturday, January 16, is our Cottage Registration Day! We will begin the process at 7 am, beginning with the first “walk-in” and then processing 2 pieces of mail, drawn by lot, and continue until all of the walk-ins and mail are processed. If you are planning on being here as a walk-in we have a few changes as far as the logistics go. As always, the list for walk-ins will open up at 9 am Thursday morning. Once you are here and have your name on the list someone from your party needs to stay on campus until your registration has been processed onRead More →

We are busy preparing for Summer 2021 – We are “Unstoppable!” That is our theme for 2021 based Romans 8:38-39 – Nothing can separate us from the love of God! If you are hoping to camp with us or stay in a cottage this summer it’s time to start making your plans! Registration for cottages is January 9, camping is January 16.  At this time we are still planning on doing registration as outlined in the newsletter. We will be making some Covid adaptations to keep us all safe. The cottages will be available for registration weekends (currently they are all filled). In addition ifRead More →

It is a great time to do some fall camping!  We are full for our Fall Harvest Festival but you can call to be put on a wait list.  We have plenty of room for any other fall camping.   We also have openings in our cottages, especially next weekend, September 25-27.  The Grounds is a beautiful place to enjoy fall!  Campfires, sweatshirts and jeans, cool temperatures!!  Please call 616-842-4478 to make reservations! Mr. Mike is out and about the Grounds walking slowly after his knee replacement surgery.  Progress is being made and we are very thankful for his recovery so far!Read More →