Sports, Fitness & Outdoor Ministries

 

Jon PancakesMessiah Beach Campout

Tenters, RVers, singles, and families are all welcome to this fun weekend! Each group/family/single unit is responsible for its own tent or RV. Pancakes are provided each morning, lunch is on your own, and dinner is BYO-meat to BBQ and a dish to share. A worship service will be conducted on-site that weekend.

Where: Nehalem Bay State Park 
When: June 14, 15 & 16, 2018
Cost: Ranges from $35 to $40 night depending on accommodation
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Wallowa Mountains Backpack Trek 2018Wallowas Pic

Imagine hiking through the stunning Wallowa mountains, carrying everything you will need for the week on your back. No cell phone. No computer. No Facebook or Twitter. Just you, God, nature, and 11 other Messiah backpackers. If this sounds intriguing then this trip is for you! The Wallowas backpacking trip is multigenerational (middle school and older). Participants must be physically able to carry all of their own gear plus some group gear.

You can now reserve your spot for the summer backpacking trip to the Wallowa Mountains. This is a great opportunity to get into the wilderness and experience God’s beauty in nature. Trip cost is $85 and payment is needed to secure your spot. For more information or to sign up, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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Dates:
August 10-15, 2018
Participants: middle school and older
Cost: $85 non-refundable payment to secure spot

Backpacking Liability and Release Form

 Messiah Hiking Group

b2ap3 small Hiking Feet for WebOnce a month outings. Hike difficulty ratings will be easy to moderate and distances will be short and long with each hike ending near a family-friendly restaurant/pub. All ages and abilities welcome! Invite a friend! Participants should eat lunch beforehand and bring water and snacks for the trail. Dress for the weather. The group will make its scheduled treks rain or shine! Beth Ludvigsen is the group's organizer with staff support from This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

pdf Hiking Release Form (539 KB)


Yoga (will not be held during the summer)

Two Christ-centered classes. Participants should dress in comfortable clothing and bring a yoga mat and water.

Yoga Workshop
4:30–5:45pm
An opportunity to breakdown poses and work on specific body parts, postures, and alignment. Some previous yoga experience is best for this class.

Gentle Yoga
6:00–7:15pm
Gentle Yoga. All ages and abilities welcome. Must be able to get from the floor to standing.

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Where: Hazel Dell Gym
When: Monday evenings