God's Little Fortress by the Sea

Who we are…

Garden City Chapel and Retreat center is located in Garden City Beach, South Carolina, just seven miles south of Myrtle Beach. The Chapel offers the finest Christian retreat on the east coast with great facilities and an excellent location. The campus is nestled between the powerful Atlantic Ocean and the peaceful Murrells Inlet. Garden City Chapel has become a retreat center to 10,000 campers every year from across 22 states.



Run for the Children 5k

August 15, 2020
8:30 am

Run for the Children is a 5k run/walk to benefit the Children’s Home Ministry at GCC.  Your participation allows us to have the funding for hosting children’s homes at our retreat center and treating them to many activities like the water park, aquarium, Carolina Opry, WonderWorks, etc.  Thank you for considering to participate. Click here to [...]

NOAA Weather

Murrells Inlet

Last Updated on May 27 2020, 1:56 am EDT

Current Conditions: Overcast


Temp: 73°F

Wind: NE at 8mph

Humidity: 90%

Dewpoint: 70.0°F

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Worship Service for May 17, 2020 Available at 10:00 am Share the Light John 1:35-51 A.  John told Two, 35-39 John points to Jesus Andrew and John follow Jesus B. Andrew told One, 40-42 He found his brother first We have found the Messiah C. Philip told One, 43-46 Jesus calls Philip to follow Him [...]

Update about Reservations

On behalf of Garden City Chapel and Retreat, we hope that you are well in the midst of this horrible virus outbreak.  We want to update you on our plan at the Chapel.  We are NOT taking reservations for the month of April. (April reservations have had their deposits refunded or extended to a later [...]