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Restore, Renew, and Reconnect at Lake Williamson Christian Center

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Nestled on 435 acres of serene landscape in the heart of Central Illinois lies Lake Williamson Christian Center. Located in the picturesque town of Carlinville, Illinois, this peaceful haven is open year-round, so guests can experience all four glorious seasons the Midwest has to offer. Lake Williamson is a mere 1.25-hour drive northeast of St. Louis, Missouri, and Lambert International Airport, making it a prime destination for guests looking to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life. 

For over 50 years, Lake Williamson Christian Center has stood as a beacon of Christian hospitality, firmly rooted in the guiding principles of Galatians 5:14, to ‘Serve one another in Love.’ The staff’s commitment to service is reflected in their all-inclusive conference packages, a testament to their dedication to simplifying the logistical burdens of event planning. By consolidating lodging, dining, meeting, and recreation into a single, comprehensive dollar amount, Lake Williamson affords guests the luxury of focusing their energies on fostering meaningful worship experiences.

With accommodations for up to 1,350 overnight guests between 127 motel suites and 56 cozy dormitories, Lake Williamson Christian Center ensures a comfortable and welcoming retreat for all. Motel suites boast modern amenities, including air conditioning, heating, television, telephone, linens, and housekeeping services, ensuring a restful stay. For those seeking a more modest option, quaint dormitories provide a charming and economical alternative, perfect for guests intending to spend their time immersed in the activities and experiences the property offers. 

A room at Lake Williamson Christian Center

Lake Williamson has 18 versatile meeting spaces, accommodating capacities ranging from 20 to an impressive 1,500, providing an ideal venue for gatherings of all sizes. The Auditorium, the largest meeting space on the property, boasts high-end audiovisual equipment, a stage, and a configurable layout via smart wall dividers that allow the room to be split into two or six rooms. The second-largest meeting space is the Brotherhood Center, constructed in 2018 and accommodates up to 600 guests. It features two smaller yet spacious meeting rooms that each seat 30 guests. These rooms, plus the other 16 spaces throughout the property, are perfect for intimate gatherings, breakout sessions, or executive meetings.

One of Lake Williamson Christian Centers 18 meeting spaces.

Guests can expect three delicious, hot meals at the tastefully decorated Lakeside Dining Room. With large windows overlooking picturesque Lake Williamson, guests will end their meals feeling satiated and relaxed. After dining, guests are invited to take a leisurely walk along the lake’s tranquil shores or unwind in the idyllic gazebo.

Lakeside Dining Room

All-inclusive packages include access to basic recreation, which includes basketball, sand volleyball, wallyball, nine-square, minigolf, hiking, bonfires, and more—there really is something for everyone! Guests may request access to the beach, pools, and adventure recreation for a modest upcharge. Eagle Crest Adventures offers adventure recreation, a high-intensity team-building program that mentally, physically, and spiritually challenges participants.

Fun on Lake Williamson

Lake Williamson Christian Center prides itself on providing a venue and an all-inclusive experience where guests can restore, renew, and reconnect with God. Lake Williamson invites you to embark on a journey of spiritual renewal and discovery, where every moment is infused with His boundless grace and love.