With it being two months out from the start of our camp season, we are asking you to join us this week in prayer. Each day you can lift another area of the ministry of camp up in prayer.
March 20th - the Directors and the Board members
As the leaders of the camp both of these groups are responsible for the decisions, upkeep, and running of the camps various programs.
Dean and Jerri Sain
Daniel Iverson, Lee Lantzer, Amy Forsman, Todd Spear, Sean Spear, Rob Odermann
That we do not waver from our purpose in being “out standing on the Word”
Discernment in decision making
Hearts willing to learn each day
Unity as they move in the directions God wants them to move
March 21st - the counseling staff
Pouring out their heart and souls all summer we would not be able to have camp without this group of individuals; interns, summer missionaries, and counselors.
That they would be strengthened each day in the Spirit
That they would have a passion for the Gospel
That they would remain healthy through the summer- physically, mentally, and spiritually
Willingness to grow in the Word and within personal skill sets
March 22nd for the speakers and instructors
Bringing the truth of scripture to life for the campers is a task that is not a light one to take on. So pray for our speakers as they get ready for their weeks of camp.
That the Lord would be teaching them
That they would be sensitive to the Spirit in preparing and delivering messages
For the Basketball and archery instructor
That they would have endurance in the gym and on the range
March 23rd - the cooks and other volunteers
This is a very important job at camp. They spend hours in the hot kitchen getting the food ready for the campers.
That they would have the needed stamina and positive attitude to fulfill their roles on long days in the kitchen
That there is unity in the kitchen
For work teams and project volunteers
Praise for willing hearts to give of their time and talents
March 24th - the campers
The reason we are here camp would not be camp without them!
That their hearts would be softened and ready to hear the Gospel and receive salvation
For hearts young and old to be enriched by the Gospel, and equipped and challenged by the word, leading to repentance and godly living
That they establish positive relationships with their peer group
To be plugged into a Bible believing and teaching program in the off -season
March 25th - the VBS/ day camp
Possibly some of the most high energy weeks of the camp season. The camp crew goes to different locations and facilitates a VBS program. We then come together for day camp held at Camp Lewtana.
Please pray …
For traveling mercies as we go to the different rural locations
That the details are all worked out at each VBS location
And for the kids’ excitement in attending VBS
For the communities as the Gospel is shared and that they themselves would be open to hearing it
For continued Bible teaching in each community during the school year
This year’s theme is Operation Artic:
Grace as we look at what make the Bible the Book of Books
Sensitivity to the Spirit as we teach the lessons and activities
March 26th - the overnight camps
SO much goes into a week of camp. We prep for the camp season through the off season and its always exciting when each comes.
That each week the right staff is provided
That each week the Gospel is shared
That the camper and staff would be protected from injury and illness
That the Camp would be a beacon of the Gospel
Unity in the Spirit and oneness of heart in the Gospel
Joy in the Ministry of the Gospel
Logistics of each week to be worked out
Willing hearts to learn, staff and campers a like
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