Posts made in June, 2016

The Spirit We’ve Been Given

Posted on Jun 24, 2016 in Camp Blog, Searchable

II Timothy 1: 6-7 For this reason I remind you to rekindle the gift of God that is within you through the laying on of my hands; for God did not give us a spirit of cowardice, but rather a spirit of power and of love and of self-discipline. God is really good! Hello from all the staff and counselors at Camp DeWolfe for Summer 2016! It is always a little nerve wracking and a bit scary to come to a new place and meet new people. But, camp does a really good job of erasing those anxieties pretty quickly and replacing them with excitement and fun at what is in store for the summer. As the staff...

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Meet the Summer Staff – Part 15

Posted on Jun 18, 2016 in Camp Blog, Searchable

1.What’s your name? Andrew Chang 2. Where are you from? Smithtown, NY 3. What university/school do you attend? Boston University 4. What’s your summer role? Camp Counselor/ Lifeguard 5. What are you most excited about this summer and why? I’m excited to be able to work with children! 7. What’s your favorite camp core value (Community, Christian Formation, Developing Leaders or Natural Setting) and Why? Purposeful community because I truly want everyone to be involved and have a great time! 8. What’s your favorite camp activity? Sports because it has always been a big part of...

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From Camp to Camp

Posted on Jun 14, 2016 in Camp Blog, Searchable

This month, the Camp DeWolfe family went on a pre-summer camp adventure to the mountain town of Jinotega, Nicaragua to teach English and volunteer with Outreach 360’s Dare to Dream Summer Camp program. After serving in 2012, it was an absolute blessing and gift thanks to our supporters and donors, to be able to return to the Neighborhood Learning Center and see the same students! They had ALL grown in their maturity, skills, English and Spanish literacy, as well as height!! We kicked off their first week of Summer Camp 2016 – facilitating camp games and activities, all around the...

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Permanent Vacation

Posted on Jun 13, 2016 in Camp Blog, Searchable

Hey guys, René here! I can’t believe it’s summer already and almost time for the start of camp!  Whilst I am enjoying my summer in London, it does feel very strange not to be packing my suitcase and getting ready to make my annual 3 month visit to America and reunite with the camp family…   However, the main reason I will not be attending camp this year is because I have secured my first full time teaching position, which happens to be overseas in a country called Kuwait. If you are not particularly strong at geography (like yours truly), allow me give you some background...

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