Waycross encourages meals as an opportunity for guests to enrich the fellowship among the Waycross family in a home-like Christian environment that allows guests to to enjoy the Waycross experience. The Director of Food Service is mindful of providing essential, nutritious, healthy foods. Our food service staff consider it their ministry to prepare fresh, simple, well-balanced foods, specializing in country-style comfort food and of course, our famous Waycross Cookies. We intend to nourish our guests' bodies, allowing the individual to nourish their mind, spirit, and soul.
All overnight stays include three buffet meals per day. In addition to our buffet, we also have a full, colorful, salad bar. Beverages include tea, coffee, milk, juices, cocoa, and water, which are available 24 hours a day. Sodas and other specialty drinks are available for an additional charge.
Dietary Needs and Special Accommodations
Waycross strives to accommodate the dietary preferences and needs of its guests by offering a variety of choices. As you dine with us, please feel free to ask our food service staff for anything that would make your meal more enjoyable, and we will do what we can.
If you have specific dietary needs we recommend you talk with the Director of Food Service and/or bring food items with you to ensure that your dietary requirements can be maintained during your stay. Refrigerators are available for guest use in our hospitality rooms.
Breakfast: 8:00 am
Lunch: 12:00 noon
Dinner: 6:00 pm (Friday at 6:30)
Are you interested in making your meal time special?
Menu selections can be customized to accommodate special requests such as group themes, picnics, cookouts, even white linens to add a fancy-touch to your dining experience. These options may incur extra costs and under certain circumstances cannot be accommodated. If you are interested in these options please discuss them with our food service staff in advance so we can make sure your dining experience is as wonderful as possible.
A selection of catering trays, reception services, and other snack options may be ordered for your event. Select from an assortment of sweets, cheeses, fruit and vegetable trays, or a variety of salty snacks. Please arrange for these services in advance.
We serve coffee from the Brown County Coffee Company. They are a local company in Brown County. They bring in certified organic coffee beans from around the world to be roasted locally. The coffee that we serve is our own Waycross Blend! Enjoy!
The Main Dining Room is located left of the lobby. With seating for up to 65 guests meals are served buffet style. Also in the main dining room is a 24-hour beverage bar and fruit basket. The Four Seasons dining room is directly adjacent to the main dining room and offers additional seating for up to 28 guests. During Summer Camp we use the Poplar room in the Assembly Building as our dining space. This room is large enough to hold 200 hungry campers and camp staff.