Posts made in November, 2012

Praising God… even for Fall Clean Up

Posted on Nov 27, 2012 in Camp Blog, Searchable

Last week’s 11/25 Sunday sermon was on giving thanks; not only for the good things we receive, but even for those things we appreciate less. This is my prayer of praise for oak trees. Father, thank you for the majestic oak trees. They stand tall, royal, solid, splendid, beautiful. Yet your power is far greater than these. During the hurricane, Lord, even the oak tumbled. For those still standing, now stark and bare, Their leaves, like snow flakes, never two alike, Have now fallen with randem discord. Thank you, Father, for strength to rake and collect these leaves. Thank you for the...

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Open for Year-Round Retreat and Hospitality Ministry

Posted on Nov 16, 2012 in Camp Blog, Uncategorized

Camp DeWolfe is open year-round for retreats and meetings for schools, churches, families and organizations. Offering a hospitality ministry for up to 125 guests for lodging, food service and meeting spaces, Camp DeWolfe is a 25 acre natural setting on the north shore of Long Island ideal for groups to engage in community and nature. This fall, the Camp has hosted thousands of retreat guests from across NYC and Long Island. The Camp continues to serve guests throughout the winter season and into the spring season. Click here for the new retreat...

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Camp DeWolfe Hurricane Sandy Relief Efforts

Posted on Nov 9, 2012 in Camp Blog, Searchable

The Camp DeWolfe Team extends our condolences to those who have been affected by Hurricane Sandy. Camp DeWolfe re-opened on Thursday 8th November, following Hurricane Sandy. Power was restored to the facilities by Jacksonville Power Authority on Thursday 8th November. Camp DeWolfe is open for shelter for power authority crews and shelter, arranged through the authorities. As a non-profit, we will feel the effects of Hurricane Sandy for months to come. But, in this time of need, we are happy to be able to offer support to our community and those less fortunate than us. Below are dates that...

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Post-Sandy Camp Update

Posted on Nov 1, 2012 in Camp Blog, Searchable

Greetings all! I pray that you are all safe and doing well this week in the aftermath of Sandy. Thank you for your thoughts and prayers during this time. Here is a brief update of Camp DeWolfe’s situation following Hurricane Sandy on Monday 29th October 2012: – All staff and families are¬†well and safe. Praise God! – All power was lost at camp since Monday 12:30pm; -Trees fell throughout the camp property, taking down all power, phone and internet lines – including an entire lipa pole and transformer on ground; – Trees damaged the meeting hall gutter, maintenance...

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