Lake Yale Conference Center
EATThe kitchen staff prepares wonderful meals for breakfast, lunch and dinner each day. Meals are served in the Magnolia Dining hall.
SLEEPHotel style rooms with private bathrooms. Most rooms sleep 3 people with 1 Full and 1 Twin size beds. Some rooms may include a King size bed and a rollaway. Linens are provided for your group by the Conference Center unless staying on one of the dorms or cabins. Note: Housing priority is based on date deposits are received in the Student Life office.
PLAYFree Time Options: There's a variety of activities to enjoy including basketball, volleyball, canoes ($10/day), disc golf (bring your discs!), and a swimming pool. Wifi Availability - Complimentary wifi is available for all guests.
TRAVELGainesville – 77 miles (1 hr 28 min); Orlando – 50 miles (59 min); Daytona – 60 miles (1 hr 19 min); Jacksonville, FL – 131 miles (2 hrs 11 min); Valdosta – 178 miles (2 hrs 46 min). Please click here for directions to Lake Yale Baptist Conference.
- Venetian Gardens Park 352.728.9885
- Palatlakaha Environmental and Agricultural Reserve - Pear Park
- Feel free to enjoy area attractions on your way to or from camp.
Long Hollow Wave
Jeff is nationally known as an urban ministry communicator, innovator and leader. He understands the importance of being a balanced communicator by having an inspirational and creative delivery to capture and captivate an audience. His straight-forward, illustrative and in-your-face style of communication has impacted the lives of thousands of students and youth leaders around the world.
Jeff currently serves as the Executive Director of the LIFT Tour and Youth Pastor Summit at Student Leadership University. For the previous 20 years, Jeff served as Pastor of Youth Development at Peace Baptist Church in Decatur, Georgia before transitioning into the role of Executive Pastor at Peace Baptist. Jeff is also the founder of FrontLine Urban Resources. Jeff received his undergraduate eductaion from Morehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia and he is in the process of completing his M.Div. from Indiana Wesleyan University. Jeff enjoys doing life with his wife Quovadis and three boys, Jeffrey, Christopher and Cameron.
Long Hollow Wave
Long Hollow Wave is a worship band and ministry based out of Long Hollow Baptist Church in Nashville, TN. They lead students every week in worship as well as travel around the country to draw people closer to Jesus through music. They have a passion for writing songs for the local and global church.