The Colcord location is in a valley nestled among picturesque mountainsColcord

about an hour south of the state capital, Charleston. It can house up to 28 people.  You may worship with the  First Presbyterian Church in Colcord. A highlight of the week is the Tuesday evening cookout with food provided by church members.

ACCOMMODATIONS –  Groups stay in a large, beautiful house, which is the former manse for the Presbyterian Church.  There are 5 bedrooms upstairs which accommodate 25 people and 2 downstairs bedrooms which accommodate 3 people.  The upstairs bathroom has a shower, toilet, and two sinks.  It is complemented by a full bathroom on the first floor as well as three full bathrooms in the basement.

KITCHEN – There is a fully equipped kitchen with a stove and oven,
refrigerator, microwave, silverware, plates, cups, pots, pans, cooking utensils, and a coffee maker.

GROUNDS – The campus surrounding the house is a vast area for recreation and also a fire pit.

SURROUNDING AREA – The closest town to the Colcord site is Whitesville, which is about 15 minutes away.  There is a grocery store and dollar store.  Nearby restaurants include Kathy‚Äôs (located 2 miles from the house and serves sandwiches and country meals) and Dairy Queen in Whitesville.


Ashapeimage_1 (2)rt and his wife live in nearby Cabin Creek, WV.  He is a retired coal miner and has served with WVMAW since 2006.

Paul with Gary Anderson, host at Colcord
Paul Bronsteader from CT and Art Petty