Essential Summer Camp (Rising 3rd – 12th grade)

Essential is hosting a camp for rising 3rd graders – 12th graders Monday August 12 through Friday August 16.  We will be at The Edge Camp in Spring Grove, VA (2 hours away on the James River). On Friday we will head out in the morning to spend the day at Busch Gardens. Cost: $200 per camper + $60 if you need a Busch Gardens ticket. Cost includes 12 meals, overnight accommodations, camp t-shirt, Biblical teaching, worship, and activities. A $50 non-refundable, non-transferable deposit is required to hold your spot. Click here to register your child. Payments can also be dropped in the black box – please write your child’s name on the check or envelope.  Questions? Email

Summer Camp Scholarships

If your kids have the desire to go to camp, but can’t afford it, email to be placed on a wait list for scholarships.  If you would like to help a child attend camp, you can donate here.  Please write “Camp Scholarship” on checks and envelopes placed in the black box.