Posts made in May, 2013

Camp Open House

Posted on May 23, 2013 in Camp Blog, Searchable

On Sunday 19th May, over 60 guests, campers, families and local neighbors visited Camp DeWolfe for the annual Open House! Even in the rain, guests went on camp tours, listened to talks from camp staff and camp Board members, attended the info/vision session, tried some archery, made some cross-arts, played sports and enjoyed a camp dinner… all in fellowship and community at the natural setting on the Long Island Sound! In addition, Camp DeWolfe had it’s annual booth at Wading River’s Duck Pond Day – a community fair and festival in the local town! Campers registered...

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“All Things New” – Our Summer Camp Christian Program

Posted on May 15, 2013 in Camp Blog, Searchable

This summer camp’s Christian Formation Program is titled “All Things New” from Inside/Out Christian Resources for Outdoor Ministries. This 2013 program focuses on what God is doing daily in our world and in our lives. This program helps campers and camp leaders see God at work around us as we explore the fullness of God, and who God created us to be and do. The themes that will be explored are:   A New Thing– Isaiah 43: 19-21 Campers will hear God’s invitation to do a new thing in their lives at camp and in their communities.   New Creation–Psalm 104: 24-33; Genesis...

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Meet the Summer Staff – Part 13

Posted on May 15, 2013 in Camp Blog, Searchable

10 Things you don’t know about me: What’s your name? – Megan Tuleja What’s your age? – 24 What’s your hometown? – Geneva, Illinois What college did you attend? What major? – I attended undergraduate education at Western Illinois University, where I studied Law Enforcement and Justice Administration and graduated in 2009. What’s your favorite food? – My favorite food is grilled chicken. What’s your favorite camp activity? – My favorite camp activity is swimming. What are you most looking forward to about summer 2013? – I am most looking...

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Meet the Summer Staff – Part 12

Posted on May 15, 2013 in Camp Blog, Searchable

10 Things you don’t know about me: What’s your name? – Mike Tuleja What’s your age? – 31 What’s your hometown? – Chicago, Illinois What college did you attend? What major? – I attended undergraduate education at St Xavier University and graduated with a degree in finance in 2003. I completed my Masters Degree in Elementary Education from Chicago State University in 2012. What’s your favorite food? – My favorite food is pizza. What’s your favorite camp activity? – My favorite camp activities are sports and games. What...

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Camp Alumni Share their Talents

Posted on May 11, 2013 in Camp Blog, Searchable

This week at Camp DeWolfe, some faithful camp alumni and volunteers gave of their time and talents to plant and set up gardens at Camp, ready for the summer. Daria and Mary, from Christ Church, Babylon, dedicated their Friday to making the camp ‘pretty’ ready for the Open Day and Summer Camp! This energy and enthusiasm from faithful volunteers reminds us all of the essence that this camp has a part in everyone’s hearts… from campers, to staff, to alumni, to visitors, to guests and beyond. We are also reminded the imagery to “Sow for yourselves righteousness; reap...

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