How Many Can your Bunk House Accommodate?
Each of the two bunk rooms have 8 bunk beds, to sleep 16 people in each room, with a total of 32.
Do you have restrooms and showers?
The bunk house has two large bathrooms, with three showers, three sinks, and three commodes in each.
Should we bring our own bedding and toiletries?
Yes. Each person should bring your pillows and linen. Some folks like to bring sleeping bags. Plan to bring your own towels, shampoo, soap, tooth brushes, tooth paste, toiletries etc.
Do you provide maid service?
No we do not provide maid service. We ask that each team keep the bathrooms, bunk rooms, kitchen, dining area, and camp grounds as clean as possible during your stay and give the facilities a good cleaning before you leave. This is a volunteer camp and we appreciate your help so very much.
Do you have laundry facilities?
We do not have provisions for laundry on site. The nearest coin operated laundry mat is “High Tide Laundry” 2006 Waveland Ave, Waveland, MS 39576 (about 5.5 miles)
Do you have kitchen facilities?
We do have a well equipped screened-in camp kitchen.
- 2 industrial grade convection ovens
- 2 large platform propane burners
- A 10 burner restaurant grade stove
- A residential electric range w/ 4 burners and oven
- A large gas flat grill
- Barbecue pit
- A large stock of cooking vessels and utensils
- A double refrigerator
- A stand up freezer
- A Commercial Ice Machine
Do you have local grocery stores?
Yes. There is a Wal-Mart and Claiborne Hills in Waveland on Hwy 90, and Sam’s Club in Slidell, LA.
Do you compost?
Yes. We “Compost Everything – David the Good.” Well, almost everything. Please deposit all your kitchen scraps, coffee grounds, paper towels, left over vegetables, and pretty much any biodegradable stuff into the compost tumbler outside the kitchen by the banana trees.
When is garbage pick-up?
Please place all garbage in large garbage cans, and place them on Lakeshore Road, in front of the office, for garbage pick-up Wednesday mornings. Most teams find it helpful to scrape and stack paper plates and cups to minimize the garbage container space requirements.
Can we find local restaurants in the area?
Yes. We love good food on the gulf coast. We have a growing number of great restaurants opening in the area. Ask Pastor Don for recommendations.
Do you have internet access?
Yes. The WEP key is posted downstairs in the dining area.
Where is the nearest Hospital?
Hancock Medical Center (Ochsner) 149 Drinkwater Rd, Bay St Louis, MS 39520 (about 8 miles)
Can we go to the beach?
Yes. The beach is located about 1 mile down Lakeshore Road. You can’t miss it.
Can we burn stuff?
Yes, but please keep all fires contained within the burn pit located on the east side of the bunk house. And only burn wood, cardboard, and paper. Burning plastic, rubber, or other materials will alert the Clermont Harbor Fire Department and get the pastor in trouble. Don’t ask us how we know this.
Where are you located?
Lakeshore Mississippi sits on the Mississippi gulf coast, just west of Bay St. Louis and Waveland.
6028 Lakeshore Road
Bay St.Louis MS 39520
Directions to the Church Property:
Google Map: 6028 Lakeshore Rd. Bay St Louis, MS 39520
Mapquest map: 6028 Lakeshore Rd. Bay St Louis, MS 39520
Make your way to I-10.
From the West:
Traveling east bound on I-10 take Exit 2. Continue right on 607 which becomes Highway 90. Continue on Highway 90 until you see a large Silver Slipper Casino sign. Take the next right, Lakeshore Road. Go 3.3 miles down Lakeshore Road, the church will be on the left.
From the East:
Traveling west bound on I-10 take exit 13. Off the exit take a left at the stop light onto Hwy 603. Continue on 603 until you come the stop light at the Hwy 603 and Hwy 90 intersection. Take a right onto Hwy 90 and continue west. Travel a couple of miles until you see a sign that says Lakeshore and Claremont Harbor to the left. Turn left there onto Lower Bay Rd. Lower bay rd will take you to a four way stop. Turn left. The church will be one mile down Lakeshore Rd on the left.
Global Position Coordinates: 30°15’17.20″N 89°26’20.59″W