Category Archive: Camp Ministry

Aug 04

Seven Summer Missionaries!

As we began planning our annual summer “Fundamentals Camps” at Abundant Life Community Church (ALCC) early in 2014, we hoped we would be able to have some of the college and high school teens from our church to serve as summer missionaries. It is hard work to accomplish all we do without help. ALCC is …

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Aug 12

´╗┐Summer Camps Reports!

We had a great time with camps this summer from the first day of Theatre Camp to the Celebration of Colossal Coaster World on Sunday, July 21st! Performance at Theatre Camp For those of you who like numbers, here are a few interesting stats regarding average attendance: Theatre, 97 kids Soccer, 87 kids Basketball, 62 …

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Aug 03

Don’t Quit on VBS Because of Lack

Recently saw this article. Interesting article regarding Vacation Bible School (VBS) and its supposed demise. Although I tend to believe that VBS is alive and well, I am intrigued that this article does not in any way address the heart and soul of vbs – evangelism. Though much is said about the concern of follow …

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Jun 05

Summer is here!

Summer is here already! I can’t believe it. Theatre camp begins next week. Josh graduated. Summer life bible study begins on Monday. So much to do and so little time to do it! It’s great to be serving the Savior! I you want more information about our Fundamentals Camps for kids you can find it …

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Jul 05

Shamburger Kids On Mission

TJ, Josh and Sarah have already embarked on a great summer of service. TJ assisted with Music in Theatre Camp and also co-directed one of the kid’s shows. Josh assisted his Dad as they led the “Dressing Room” station. This was the Bible Story area, Josh and Tim also directed a play. Sarah assisted in …

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Aug 10

The end of the summer

Well, summer is coming to an end. I have served in theatre camps, soccer camps, football, baseball and cheerleading camps, basketball and cheerleading camps, and Big Apple Adventure (VBS) Camps I have coordinated 32 children and youth getting to a theatre competition, we have sent off our three children to youth camp. In all of …

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Jul 11

A Forever Friendship

It was Wednesday of the Football, Baseball and Cheerleading camp. The mission team from Virginia had been here all week. The character word of the week was “friendship.” As always, the Bible story on Wednesday was the Gospel presentation. The Bible story team took the time to explain the gospel to the kids and then …

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Jun 22

That One Kid

So, have you ever done a VBS or camp and there was that one kid. You know the one. Everybody knows his name because it is said so often during the week. As in “Stop that Chad,” and “Chad, stay with the group” and “No, Chad” and “Please listen, Chad.” We had a “Chad” (name …

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May 18

The Fun is About to Begin!

God has worked mightily through Camp Ministry! LifePoint Church (LC) and Abundant Life Community Church (ALCC) utilize a great ministry strategy of reaching out to families and serving the community through camps for children in the Summer. ALCC ministers in North Royalton in the mornings, while LC utilizes the afternoons in Strongsville. The Camp Schedule …

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