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2016 Fall Newsletter

In this edition of theManitoqua Messenger, you will find the following articles: Phone Sick at Camp "Leaving for sleepaway camp is, for many children, a major step toward independence. Today, when cellphones keep parents and children in nearly constant contact, the fact that most camps have phone-free policies makes breaking away even more of a challenge." - Jill Harris ...

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A Parent’s Guide to Summer Camp Registration

Tomorrow is the big day ...

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Our Fixer Upper

We are looking for a group (or groups) to come out and replace deck boards, do some deck repair, sand down some rough edges, and put a nice coat of stain on the deck, railings, and benches....

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A Summer of Abiding

Our summer camp theme for this year is Abide. It is our goal as a ministry to teach our campers what it means for us as Christians to be obedient to Christ's call to abide in Him....

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2017 Financial Goals

Over the past few months, we have been discerning what goals (financial) God is calling us to work towards. Here is what we believe God is calling us to in the 2016-2017 ministry year:...

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What is the Gospel?

So as the interns read this book we want them to come away with a clear definition of the Gospel. We also want them to be clear and concise when an opportunity presents itself to share this Good News with guests and campers. The same should be true for all of us....

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Manitoqua Messenger | Spring 2016

Here you will find the spring issue of the Manitoqua Messenger for 2016. ...

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Servant Based Leadership Program

Our leadership curriculum, newly revamped, engages the SAMs in a way to help them think about the things they have been doing and apply the lessons to the rest of their life. We do this because we know it is important and see the need for leaders in our homes, communities, and churches that can lead in a manner that is Christ-like. We want our SAMs to be men and women of u...

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Work Day Recap 2016

Thank you to everyone who came and gave up their Saturday to clean-up the grounds. Each year we are blessed and amazed to see the changes that take place in about 6 hours time!...

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Preparing for Work Day

Deep down, at the core of every human being, exists some level of the Great Commandment, “And you shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind and with all your strength.’ The second is this: ‘You shall love your neighbor as yourself.’ There is no other commandment greater than these.” (Mark 12:30-31). We desire t...

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