We are at our best when experiencing God's creativity in community through recreation. Join us for a week of diving deeper into the theology of recreation. We will grow in our faith and knowledge as we play, create, and learn in community. When we play together we make God smile!!
Beth Gunn is a recreation leader from Western North Carolina. She is the Associate for Youth for the Presbytery of Western North Carolina with a particular emphasis in the field of Recreation Ministry. She lives in the mountains of North Carolina with her husband and dog Scruffy. Their 3 daughters are all out of the nest and while she and Bruce miss them a lot they are enjoying being GG and Grumps to their 3 granddaughters! Time with family to play together has been a life long priority and made for a richer and stronger bond.
Byron Wade is the pastor of Davie Street Presbyterian Church in Raleigh, NC. A frequent visitor to Montreat, he attended ARW and served on the Planning Team a long time ago in a galaxy far away. Now he's back to rediscover the joy of play! Byron enjoys watching football, travelling, reading, and spending time with family and friends including his wife Regina and teenage son Andrew.