Posts made in November, 2016

Summer Staff Reflection – Issue 6 – Kayleigh Stewart

Posted on Nov 17, 2016 in Camp Blog, Searchable

Back in December, I was agonizing. I had a decision to make – what I was going to do this summer. I go to a competitive university and the pressure to get a fancy job or internship in the city was high. But I felt God calling me to something else – to return to the little camp that God put so much in my heart. I felt like I had unfinished business. I had no idea what it was, but I was willing to trust God. Now as I look at the suitcases of my final campers of the summer, I understand why I was called back. Growth in a person is a slow change. We often say at camp that we...

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Camp DeWolfe Celebrates 70 Years of Ministry!

Posted on Nov 10, 2016 in Camp Blog, Searchable

On November 11thCamp DeWolfe will officially launch its 70th Anniversary Celebrations, at the Diocese of Long Island’s 150th Convention at the Melville Marriott. Seven celebratory events, have been planned to mark this special year in the camps history. Camp representatives will be distributing information about all the 2017 “Anniversary” events, program offerings, and special “Anniversary year” promotions. 2017 marks the 70th Anniversary of the Camp. Opened in 1947 by Bishop DeWolfe, Camp DeWolfe, is the Diocese of Long Island’s official summer and Camp and Retreat Center located...

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Elections, Convention and the One Foundation

Posted on Nov 10, 2016 in Camp Blog, Searchable

“And so, brothers and sisters, I could not speak to you as spiritual people, but rather as people of the flesh, as infants in Christ. I fed you with milk, not solid food, for you were not ready for solid food. Even now you are still not ready, for you are still of the flesh. For as long as there is jealousy and quarreling among you, are you not of the flesh, and behaving according to human inclinations? For when one says, “I belong to Paul,” and another, “I belong to Apollos,” are you not merely human? … No one can lay any foundation other than the one that has been laid;...

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Summer Staff Reflection – Issue 5 – Cat Maxwell

Posted on Nov 3, 2016 in Camp Blog, Searchable

Camp DeWolfe is a place of sun, sea, and smiles! As a British Counselor, I felt nervous coming to the states, but I was instantly welcomed into a family and camp felt like home. This summer I have had some incredible opportunities to gain lots of new experiences and it has been very memorable. From working with children of different ages and from different backgrounds to leading many different activity areas – I have definitely learned a lot. It has been great to see how both campers and counselors alike have grown in their journey of faith with God. I will always remember this...

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