Tag Archives: Camp
Posted on 09. Sep, 2014 by Nikki Massie.
Over the summer Lutheran camps across the country opened their doors to youth for fun, activity and learning about God’s creation. As a part of many summer camp programs, children and youth get to take part in a service opportunity. This summer, Lutheran World Relief offered small grants to 12 camps to help make LWR […]
Posted on 26. Feb, 2013 by Chandler Carriker.
This summer, church basements and fellowship halls are not the only places where Lutherans are taking up LWR’s Quilt Campaign challenge. They’re also pitching in near lakes and on the hiking trail. Up to 48% of Lutheran youth say that they have attended a church summer camp, an important place for faith formation. This year […]
Posted on 06. May, 2011 by Chandler Carriker.
by Chandler Carriker Recently, staff from Lutheran World Relief gathered at our offices in Baltimore with Chip May and Kyle DeWees from Camp Arcadia in Michigan. LWR and Camp Arcadia are collaborating on a plan for Camp Arcadia to join the fight against malaria. For two days we rejoiced in the joy of outdoor ministry […]
Posted on 19. Jul, 2010 by Lutheran World Relief.
Created for Communityby Lisa Hettinger, Created for Community* Project Coordinator One by one the health kits are assembled. Hand towel, wash cloth, bar of soap, fingernail clippers, six band aids, a comb and a toothbrush. Once all the items are placed neatly in the hand towel, the kit is carefully folded up and secured with […]
Posted on 14. Jul, 2010 by Nikki Massie.
Most camp-bound children aspire to fill their summer days with outdoor activities like swimming, hiking and playing games. This summer, 1,500 campers in Nebraska and Kansas are putting a different spin on their summer fun by filling an ocean freight container. In a first-of-its kind partnership between Lutheran World Relief and Nebraska Lutheran Outdoor Ministries (NLOM), […]