“Toughest job you’ll ever love” was a hiring slogan from the Peace Corps at one time. Maybe you have heard it before. It was meant to target people who had “a good back, strong stomach, level head and a big heart.” It also conveyed the powerful message that sometimes the most rewarding things in life come with challenges. Do you agree? Do you also love Jesus, love seeing young people come to Jesus and have a history of successful leadership? If you answered “yes” and love the great outdoors, please keep reading as we have an amazing opportunity to share.

The West Ohio Conference is currently searching for our next Site Director for our Widewater location. The purpose of West Ohio’s camping and retreats ministry is to provide spiritual, relational, and recreational environments where everyone can experience the love of Jesus. This position is ultimately responsible for ensuring all daily operations & programming fulfill that purpose at our Widewater Camp & Retreat... continue reading.

Camp Wesley offers beautiful scenery designed in nature to enhance your retreat. Our lodge sleeps 40 participants with bathrooms inside. This building is equipped with 2 refrigerators, coffee maker, 2 ovens and pots/pans and eating utensils. The front great room is the perfect spot to hang out, have worship or sit in front of the fireplace. Also great for small group break out sessions. The lodge is heated and air conditioned and offers the perfect setting for your group. 

Camp Wesley also has 5 Yurts and a New Log Cabin that each sleep up to 18. There is a short walk to the shower house that has 6 stalls and 6 showers per shower house. Each building is equipped with a window AC unit and a plug-in space heater for colder nights September-November and March-May. There are fire rings outside for your group to enjoy a nice evening fire for small group discussions. 

We offer food service through our dinning hall during retreat season. We take the time to prepare delicious...continue reading