LOMC is a 640-acre, year-round retreat and camping center in the heart of the Rock River Valley of Northwestern Illinois. It is a ministry of the ELCA congregations in Illinois and eastern Missouri. LOMC works cooperatively with congregations to provide staff and resources for camping programs in Illinois and the St. Louis area. Youth and adults find LOMC an attractive setting for retreats and conferences.

The purpose of Lutheran Outdoor Ministries Center (LOMC) is to be the Church in outdoor settings, nurturing Christian faith and providing experiences connecting the Word of God with the World of God.

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Memorial Day Work Weekend

This weekend is a super-sized service project to get LOMC ready for the summer camp season. Bring your craftsmanship skills or simply your serving heart to volunteer your time and energy to shape up the grounds. Landscaping, construction, clean up, painting, and more! Groups, families, individuals, and churches are all invited to join us for […]

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Day Camp 2017

Grades K-6 $109/week Discounts for multiple kids and multiple weeks Drop off between 7:30-9 am. Pick up between 4-5pm

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Giving Day 2017

On May 30, 2017, we are launching LOMC GIVING DAY -- our first, one-day, online fundraiser to support camp scholarships for this summer season! Let's help raise up our children to experience and know Christ by ensuring everyone the opportunity to experience one week of camp at LOMC, connecting the Word of God with the […]

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Swing Choir Tour 2017

♪♪ ♪ ♫ ♪ Announcing the 2017 line-up of concerts for LOMC’s Swing Choir Tour ♪ ♫ ♪♪ Friday, July 28 at Faith Lutheran Church, Rochelle @ 7PM Saturday, July 29 at Zion Lutheran Church, Kewanee @ 7PM Sunday, July 30 at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Orion @ 9AM Sunday, July 30 at Salem Lutheran […]

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