​Children and Youth Summer Camps

***Please check with each individual camp to determent their COVID-19 response and openings.***

North Carolina United Methodist Camp & Retreat Ministries, Inc. ( www.ncumcamps.org)
The NC United Methodist Camp & Retreat Ministries run three camps in North Carolina; Camp Rockfish, Camp Don Lee, and Camp Chestnut Ridge. Programs include family and mini-camps throughout the year and great summer camps creating memorable experiences.  Summer camps include day camp, mini sessions, and week-long resident and adventure camps.  Early spring begins the registration process and is now all online.  You can pay your deposit during your online registration or pay by check.  You will also have the opportunity to set up a payment plan before camp begins.  Please contact the camp directly to work out a payment plan.

2020 Summer Activities & Camps

Yes, we are practicing social distancing but that doesn't mean we have to cancel CAMP VBS! Camp VBS is going VIRTUAL!!! Contact Mrs. Erin or Mr. Todd if you have already registered or want to get registered.

Space is limited so don't wait!

June 22nd: Pick-Up Take-Home Packet

June 23-26: Camp VBS 2020

Southern Pines United Methodist Church 


PHONE:  910-692-3518

FAX:        910-692-5875


SoPinesUMC is heeding the advice of the Governor, Bishop Ward, the CDC, and WHO, to remain closed as we continue to practice "social distancing" in an effort to mitigate the spread of COVID-19.

At this time, ALL IN-PERSON CHURCH GATHERINGS have bee canceled as we do our part to help mitigate the spread of COVID-19. However, Lifegroups, Bible studies, Youth Group, Sunday Night Live and even Church Council have found a 

Please continue to lift prayers for all communities affected by this novel disease. As the church navigates this situation, we will continue to be in contact with updates, especially on continuing living as a church family despite physical distances.​

SoPines UMC Children's Ministry & Music Calendar

CAMP VBS 2020 Take-Home


Virtual ZOE Architecture Camps

The virtual summer camp fun continues with ZOE Camps at SoPines UMC in June and July. Since 2014 these camps help support the ZOE Empowers mission sponsoring scholarships, mission travels, and the church's Zimbabwe ZOE group.

The camps are $30 each or get all FIVE camps for $100 and are available for all ages but reading is recommended. Basic supplies included. Additional supplies available at onsite registration but not required.

​June 8-9 Intro to Frank Lloyd Wright
June 10-11 Imagination
June 15-16 Build Famous Buildings 
June 17-18 Lego Architecture Series
July 6-7 Lego Architecture Studio

Email Ellen Wilken with questions, to discuss options, supply needs, and to check availability.