Posts made in May, 2012

Memorial Day Retreat

Posted on May 28, 2012 in Camp Blog, Homepage Content, Searchable

This Memorial Day weekend, the NY Philadelphia Presbyterian Church shared time together in community at Camp DeWolfe for their annual church family retreat. Embracing the good weather in the outdoors, and spending time in prayer, worship and service, their fellowship learned more about God and their identity in Christ. Interested in booking your retreat for June or for the fall? Complete the Retreat...

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What impact has Camp DeWolfe had on my life?

Posted on May 27, 2012 in Camp Blog, Homepage Content, Searchable

A letter from a former camper and current supporter of Camp DeWolfe’s ministry…. Dear fellow Camp DeWolfe staff, I would like to share my experience with you, as well as thank the camp for everything I’ve learned, and for helping me grow with a good head on my shoulders, and grow with God as well. My mother attended as a camper in the 1960’s, as she must have loved the experience because my sister attended as a camper and counselor in the 1980’s, and i was a camper and counselor in the 1990’s.. As a teenager, I was torn and confused as to what and who God...

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Meet our Staff part 2…

Posted on May 26, 2012 in Camp Blog, Homepage Content, Searchable

Are your kids going to summer camp? Are your teens signed up for summer camp? This summer, we are so thankful that Kim Burkart is joining the Camp DeWolfe team! Kim grew up on Long Island and attended Group Work Camps with her youth group. She has just completed her freshman year at Eastern University in PA. Kim is transferring to Stony Brook University in the fall for her sophomore year. Kim will be a camp counselor and lifeguard this summer at Camp DeWolfe. She loves to play the drums and is a smart and super young adult who wants to serve youth! Please pray for Kim as she dives into...

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Meet our Staff

Posted on May 24, 2012 in Camp Blog, Homepage Content, Searchable

This summer, Camp DeWolfe is blessed with a dedicated and enthusiastic team of camp counselors and activity staff! College students and grad students from Brooklyn, Queens, Nassau, Suffolk counties and even Colorado are going to serve the campers here on the North Shore this summer! Here is the first in a few features of meeting out staff… Please pray for energy, creativity and Christ’s heart for these staff, so that each can learn more about life as they serve young people and be faithful to Christ’s ministry… Meet Jennifer Nelson… Jen is going to be a senior at...

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Camp in the Community

Posted on May 23, 2012 in Camp Blog, Homepage Content, Searchable

On Sunday 20th May, Camp DeWolfe participated in Shoreham/Wading River’s annual Duck Pond Day! Thousands of local residents attended the community day, which included a parade, craft fair, stalls, arts and crafts and lots of food and fun in the sun! Some of the Camp DeWolfe team, along with local Board members and friends enjoyed getting to know local residents and connecting in the community. The Camp DeWolfe stall gave away snacks, pens, t-shirts and offered free face painting too! “Live in harmony with one another.” (Romans...

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