Recent News


Camp Nathanael Scholarship Impacts

January 10, 2016

The Camp Nathanael Scholarship, initiated in 2007 through the generosity of a former camper, continues to financially assist southeastern Kentucky students as they pursue a college education...…(read more)

A group of girl campers enjoy their cabin campfire

Making Campfire Memories

October 21, 2015

You just can’t have a week of summer camp without a campfire in there somewhere. Campfires make for special memories of friends and cabin counselors...…(read more)


Family Week 2015

August 3, 2015

During the months of June and July, camp season is in full swing at Camp Nathanael. It starts off with an enthusiastic crowd of 1st, 2nd and 3rd grade day campers and, as the summer marches on...…(read more)

Newly relocated Climbing Tower

Storm Recovery: A Year Later

June 26, 2013

It has been almost exactly one year since a summer storm with severe straight line winds significantly damaged CampNathanael in July, 2012. What a year of recovery it has been! Beginning with...…(read more)

Raymond Haddix

Former Director Called Home

May 7, 2012

E. Raymond Haddix, who served as SMMM's director from 1964 to 1987, went home to be with his Lord on Saturday, April 7...…(read more)