Founder and President
Called by God to a lifetime of ministry at the age of 17, Nathan Smith lives to share the Gospel and make disciples. He spends his life as a full time evangelist, speaking thus far in over 25 countries to thousands of people each year. He loves football, old jeeps, good movies, golden retrievers, splitting logs with an axe, and his wife and children most of all.
Nathan speaks to many different audiences: on college campuses, music festivals, youth conferences, camps, retreats, Disciple-Now Weekends, as well as for churches of different denominations. He is a renown storyteller, known nationally for his passion to communicate the Gospel.
Gracie has been at Journey Camp since the beginning. She grew up spending her summers at Journey loving on Students. Gracie is your go-to person for any questions about Journey. She handles registration, finances and is basically the boss.
Gracie just began her second year at University of South Carolina where she is studying Biology at the Honors College.
Assistant Camp Director
Most people never want to leave camp, and Nick isn’t the outlier. Since the beginning, Nick has been involved with The Journey Camp. Nick has led church groups as their Assistant Youth Pastor, directed Journey’s Worship and Media Teams, and has been the Assistant Director since 2020.
Nick also works alongside Love Africa Missions as their Director of Media and Marketing.