Highland Lakes Camp and Conference Center


Thursday, April 4, from 10:30 AM to 2:00 PM


If you happen to be 55 years of age or more, but are still young at heart, come join us for a fun-filled day of great Christian fellowship, inspirational entertainment, and a delicious lunch!

We are thrilled to announce that this spring's featured guests will be Don Newbury and the Akins. Don will bring an encouraging and humorous message that will have you grinning from ear to ear, and the Akins family will be leading us in some fun and inspiring worship through their many musical talents. Bring your friends, family, or church group to join in the fun as we fellowship and celebrate God's goodness together! 
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  • 10:30 AM -- Welcome and Fellowship, Serving Homemade Treats and Hot Coffee
  • 11:00 AM -- Entertainment
  • 12:00 PM -- Lunch
  • 12:45 PM -- Entertainment


Registration is open now! Register by Monday, April 1 to pay $20 per event ticket. Registrations received after April 1 will be charged $25 per ticket. Click the button above to register for the event as an individual or as a church group. If you are registering as a church group, simply enter the total number of tickets you are reserving when prompted.



Dr. Don Newberry – Philosopher, University President, Author, Teacher, Humorist, Patriot… He is all of these and more! Now a full-time speaker and writer, Dr. Newbury's reputation as an outstanding speaker is well-known. With 5,700 appearances under his belt in 45 of these United States, Dr. Don Newbury has accumulated thousands of interesting and hilarious experiences.  He has much to talk about, and delights in finding humor in everyday situations.



The Akins are two brothers and a dad whose faith and family values shape everything they do. Their musical talent, tight family harmonies, and live instruments create a unique sound that is enjoyed by all ages. The Akins have a strong desire to strengthen and encourage the church. Their passion for Jesus is real. They are two time “Horizon Group of the Year” nominees by Singing News Magazine, and have received multiple nominations at the Inspirational Country Music Awards, including “Entertainer of the Year,” “Vocal Group of the Year,” and “Christian Country Song of the Year.” Powerful music combined with inspirational testimonies and messages make the Akins a perfect fit for this event.