Best Day Ever!

Families, Friends, & Churches...Serve Together. Play Together. Encounter God Together. All in one day! (A collaboration of First Fruits Farm & Summit Grove.)


Summit Grove and First Fruits Farm are teaming up to bring you Family Days! — a full day for families to serve together, play together, and encounter God together! The day will start off at First Fruits Farm, where your family can serve for the morning. At lunch time, you will head 10 minutes down the road to Summit Grove, where you will have a buffet lunch and spend the afternoon enjoying your pick of the many activities available at Summit Grove – swimming pool, frisbee golf, board games, sports activities, the Rail Trail, and much more! In the evening, enjoy a dinner, and then sit down for a one-of-a-kind musical performance featuring Then Sings My Soul in Summit Grove’s large outdoor Tabernacle!

In addition, you are welcome to spend the night in one of Summit Grove’s overnight accommodation options and join us for a church service on Sunday morning! See lodging options here.

Help a child attend Summer Camp! At checkout, you may select the option to donate toward our Camper Scholarship Fund,  which helps send a child to summer camp!

1. MORNING: Work Project at First Fruits Farm (Serve Together)

2. AFTERNOON: Pool, Games & Outdoor Fun at Summit Grove (Play Together)

3. EVENING: “Then Sings My Soul” Musical Performance (Encounter God Together)


9 am – 12 pm          Volunteer at First Fruits Farm
12:30 – 1:30 pm     Lunch at Summit Grove
1:30 – 5 pm             Pool, Outdoor Activity Time
5 – 6 pm                  Dinner at Summit Grove
6:30 – 8 pm             Keynote Concert/Show featuring Then Sings My Soul
8 pm – overnight    Optional: spend the night and join us for outdoor church in the morning!

First Fruits Farm is a non-profit Christian ministry dedicated to providing fresh, nutritious produce to those experiencing hunger in the Mid-Atlantic region. Since 2004, thousands of area volunteers have helped harvest over 18 million pounds of fruits and vegetables to share with local food banks, homeless shelters, soup kitchens and other food providers.

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Summit Grove is a retreat and event venue for ministries, camps and community. Since the 1800s, it’s mission has been to create space for people to encounter God, connect with others, and enjoy life.

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Then Sings My Soul is a touring musical program featuring over 30 hymns, hymn stories and their connection to the life and ministry of Billy Graham.

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  • Water bottle
  • Modest Swimsuit
  • Towel
  • Sunscreen
  • Flip flops for pool
  • 2 meals
  • outdoor activities
  • pool access
  • evening concert

Overnight lodging is not included in the price. If you would like to register for overnight accommodations, please contact Summit Grove.

Then Sings My Soul operates on a “pay what you will” model. Donations are accepted at every performance.

Will there be a place to shower and change after volunteering?
Yes! Summit Grove has a bathhouse with showers.

Do the meals accommodate diet restrictions?
At this time, Summit Grove cannot accommodate special diets. Fortunately, Summit Grove is located in the heart of New Freedom PA, and there are several restaurants around, several within walking distance.

Is there transportation between First Fruits Farm and Summit Grove? 
At this time, there is no shuttle service. Guests will need to use their own transportation. It is a 10-minute drive.


Best Day Ever! Registration (opens soon!)
Tickets will pay for two meals, pool time, and activity time at Summit Grove. Volunteering at First Fruits Farm is free. The evening concert is free, but donations will be accepted at the time of the event.
One week of day camp is $200-250.




$25/person (kids 3 and under free) (Family Pass $120)


All Ages, Family-Friendly

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