Please note: The size of each class will be limited, and will be filled on a first-come-first-served basis.
Angklung Choir: Learn to play an Indonesian instrument. It’s easy to learn, fun to play, and nice to hear. When a set of Angklung are distributed to a group, each person is responsible for one note of the song and plays it by shaking the suspended bamboo tubes vigorously. Everyone has to work together to create beautiful music that praises God. In this class you will not only learn how to play the Angklung, but you will also be able to share what you learn with others.
Bible Work: Have you ever wondered how to share what you believe? This course will show you how to study the Bible and how to share it with others. Using the “Ezra” model in Ezra 7:10, “…Ezra had prepared his heart to seek the law of the Lord, and to do it, and to teach in Israel statutes and judgments.” In Bible Work class, we will learn how to share simple studies from the Bible, make friends, and find Bible study interests.
Choir: Is singing your passion? Do you like hearing harmony and melody come together into a beautiful masterpiece? If you do, then this is the class for you! All week long you will learn new songs that you will be sharing with the community on Sabbath afternoon. Prerequisite: You must enjoy singing.
Health Evangelism: In this class, you will discover the causes of diseases and how to prevent them by developing healthy habits, teach how to look for habits that hurt vs. habits that heal, learn to do simple health screening (blood pressure and pulse check and weight evaluation), offer health counseling, and give simple natural remedies such as chair massage. Sound like fun? Learn Jesus’ method of sharing God’s love through meeting people’s physical needs.
Mission Adventures: Come on a simulated mission adventure where you will discover cultures, religions, and lifestyles of unreached people groups from various mission areas. Gain tools to prepare you to follow God’s calling and plan for your own life and become more grounded in your faith. Come prepared to share your passion for Jesus!
Outreach Crafts: Are you creative? Do you like arts and crafts? This class will involve a combination of projects that will help you share God’s love and encouragement with others. You will see the value in making gifts that bless people. A visit to a nursing home on Sabbath to distribute the gifts will top off the experience.
Evangelism: Have you ever thought about sharing the gospel with those around you? It’s a scary thought for some, but for many it can be a blessing! This class will challenge you to leave your comfort zone as you learn innovative ways of sharing your faith, and even tips on how to create your own ministry. Come and learn of how to share the love of Jesus in a dying world; with the faith of Abraham, the courage of Esther, and the boldness of Paul.
Auto Mechanics: Does the thought of fixing a flat tire or changing the oil in your car make you uncomfortable? It doesn’t have to anymore. This class will teach you how to take care of your car’s basic needs.
Science Experiments: Would you like to build a snowman in the summer? It is possible to make indoor snow, grow crystal snowflakes, and instantaneously turn water into ice. We’ll explore the laws of thermodynamics and how they impact the world around you. Join us as we discover the laws that God has set in motion since the beginning.
Music Appreciation: Have you ever wondered what is behind music? What makes it so amazing to hear? Or why it’s so appealing? Well, you can find out the answers to these questions and more! In this class, you will be looking deep into music and seeing why it is so beautiful and pleasing to our ears. You may also find out why some of the composers and authors were compelled to write such beautiful music that is still touching souls today.
Carpentry: Do you want to learn a practical skill that will benefit you throughout your life? Then you will definitely enjoy carpentry! Throughout the week, you will work with a carpenter to help out in a project that will end up being a blessing to someone!
Canoeing: This class covers basic canoeing strokes, maneuvers, and safety. To end the week, you will enjoy a canoeing trip that will help you put into practice the skills you have learned! If you enjoy being outdoors and being on the water, then this class is for you. Prerequisite: Intermediate swimming certificate or ability to swim continuously 100 yards.
Hand Lettering: Have you ever wanted to design beautiful cards or be able to write fancy letters? Do you want to learn how to make words and letters visually attractive? In this class, we are going to learn how. Bring: Pencils, Sketchbook or Notebook, and color pencils.
Fitness Training: Being fit and strong is an important part of being able to serve God to the fullest; but, sometimes, getting started can be challenging! This class will provide you with motivation and ideas on putting together your own exercise plan.
Kitchen Creations: Being able to cook healthy and tasty meals is something we should all be able to do. Health is important, but it is also important for that healthy food to taste good. In this class, you will learn how to cook healthy meals you can make at home that will taste amazing!
Photography: Want to take great pictures, but don’t know where to start? This class will teach you the principles of composition, lighting, and angles to create more interesting pictures and capture the wonderful things around us. Throughout the week, you will have opportunities to practice these skills and receive tips that will help you become a better photographer. Bring: Camera
Spanish: Is being a missionary something that you feel God calling you to? Do you think that God is calling you to a Spanish country? Master the basics of conversational Spanish in this class and start working on the training you will need to be a missionary in Colombia, Mexico, Peru and other countries. Campers will leave with the ability to engage in simple conversations and you may even learn some Spanish verses. Come and join us!
Baking: Do you have a sweet tooth for cookies, pies, or muffins? Is pizza your favorite food? Learn how to bake muffins, pizza crust, cookies, pretzels, communion bread, piecrust, crackers, and different kinds of breads in this class and you will be able to make these tasty treats at home.
Beginning Horsemanship: This class is designed for those who love horses and want to learn more about them, but don’t have access to or experience with them. Learn basic grooming, feeding, tacking, general care, and safety around horses. Includes time with horses to learn how to have a balanced seat, start, stop, and turn the horse. Bring: a helmet, boots, and girls may bring pants and tunics (tunics must be at least down to your finger tips when your arms are down).
First Aid, CPR, and AED: Learn how to act fast in a medical emergency, and possibly save someone’s life! If you pass the written and practical skills tests, you will receive a certificate from the American Red Cross for First Aid, Adult, Child, and Infant CPR, and Adult and Child AED. Minimum age: 14. Class fee: $40
Literature Evangelism: You—yes, you—can be an effective colporteur! After learning from an experienced literature evangelism teacher and practicing your skills in the classroom, you will share your faith through the printed word by going out into the community for actual experience. We will send you a canvass to memorize before camp. Bring: Walking shoes, book bag, and memorized canvass.
Medical Missionary Training: Tap into the healing power of God’s nature using simple tools and natural remedies. This practical class includes introduction to massage, hydrotherapy, and more. These skills will help you prepare for the calling that the Lord may have for you to be a missionary. Whether that is in your neighborhood or overseas. Bring: Bible, Ministry of Healing, and an old T-shirt to wear over your clothes when mixing charcoal.
Missionary Pilot Ground School: Ever dream of becoming a missionary pilot? This class will give you a jumpstart toward fulfilling that dream. The basic ground school course covers what you need to know before you are ready to take to the skies. Bring: Notebook, pens or pencils, and a pocket calculator. Minimum age: 14. Class fee: $50 for an actual flight lesson.
Principles of Fashion Design from a Christian Perspective: Join us as we explore the basic fundamentals of fashion design from a Christian perspective. With topics such as…Is fashion important to the Christian? Does God really care what I wear? And How do I dress modestly and modern for “my” age. The goal for each camper is to leave with a tangible item (made by the camper), a basic knowledge of sewing, and a better understanding of the spiritual standpoint of dress for the Christian youth. Note: Supplies & Details will be sent individually to campers who register for this course.
Wilderness Survival: Ever wonder what you would do if you got lost in the wilderness? In this class you’ll learn how to live in the wild without everyday conveniences. Included will be wilderness safety, cooking over a fire, identifying useful and dangerous plants and animals, and shelter-building techniques. Weather permitting; campers will experience a night sleeping in a shelter that they have built. Bring: 3–4 inch sturdy knife, backpacker’s tarp (small enough to fit in a large pocket), small roll of paracord, and a lighter.
Young Entrepreneur: Learn how to start your own business online. Whether you are launching your own business in your youth just for fun, wanting to make extra money for college, or following your current career passion in life, you’ll learn what it takes to run your own successful business. We will cover how to set up your business online, the importance of ministry in your business, how to be a Christian influencer, and more. Minimum age: 14. Prerequisite: Have a type of business in mind you desire to start and have a passion and gift for. Bring: 3-ring binder and pencils.
Are you interested in joining us in this adventure as either a camper, counselor, or a staff member?