"For the needy shall not always be forgotten; the expectation of the poor shall not perish forever." Psalm 9:18

Ermeda & Ben Chapman
Founders & President

Beverly Bennett  

Program Development

  • 1982  Lighthouse Christian Camp established by God.
  • 2002  Completion of Camp 2
  • 2006  First Sing for Joy Widow's Home built
  • 2008  Boys & Girls Ranch Homes established
  • 2011  Second Sing for Joy Widow's Home built

Ermeda and I never cease to stand in awe of God's abundant faithfulness and provision for His ministry here at Lighthouse Christian Camp! All praise and glory to His Holy Name as we continue to witness His grace, love mercy and kindness here in ministry to the poor and needy, the fatherless and orphan,and the widows indeed!

It is our prayer that you will believe God with us to continue to make an eternity of difference in the lives of hundreds of precious children in great need.

Board of Directors

Donna England

Greg Groth

Joel Deason

John Dennison

Wayne Fuson

George Robinson

Camp History

to god be the glory!  great things he has done

mission & vision

Minister to disadvantaged and needy children,  to share that there is hope, life, love, light and truth in the Lord Jesus Christ.

recent programs

Over 650 children attended the Christmas parties.  Praise to God for answering prayers and thanks to the many volunteers. What a blessing.


More than 500 people volunteer  each year and make a difference in the lives of precious children. Find out how to become our partner.

our leadership team