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Meet the Summer Staff 2019 – Part 13

Posted on Apr 25, 2019

1. Name?
Godwin

2. From?
Nigeria

3. Position on staff?
Camp Counselor 

4. Most excited about for this summer?
My most exciting experience this summer will be meeting new friends and colleagues, also getting to share my vision of Christ to others, having group devotions and most importantly balancing my personal needs with the needs of a job in a concentrated period.

5. Favorite Camp DeWolfe Core Value and Why?
Serving campers with kindness, dignity, humanity, encouragement, accessibility, and when it comes right down to it “love”.

6. Favorite camp activity?
My favorite camp activity is playing soccer, and I have always enjoyed playing for quite a long time and also it’s full of fun.

7. Favorite parable?
The parable of the Good Samaritian – Luke 10:25-37.

8. Best way to spend a Sunday afternoon?
Having a social gathering to chat and talk and to be more involved in a particular way, by playing board games, musical instruments or sharing food.

Meet the Summer Staff 2019 – Part 12

Posted on Apr 13, 2019

1. Name?
Grace

2. From?
New Zealand

3. Position on staff?
Camp Counselor 

4. Most excited about for this summer?
Meeting some amazing new people and exploring America.

5. Favorite Camp DeWolfe Core Value and Why?
Developing leaders because I think it is so important for children to learn how to be strong, moral and compassionate leaders. 

6. Favorite camp activity?
Music and swimming.

7. Favorite parable?
Either the lost sheep or the prodigal son.

8. Best way to spend a Sunday afternoon?
With my family.

Meet the Summer Staff 2019 – Part 11

Posted on Apr 9, 2019

1. Name?
Laura

2. From?
Hungary

3. Position on staff?
Camp Counselor 

4. Most excited about for this summer?
To deal with children and to help them to stay with God.

5. Favorite Camp DeWolfe Core Value and Why?
The community because we need each others love and help.

6. Favorite camp activity and why? 
The arts because we can feel closer to God if we create something wonderful.

7. Favorite parable?
So in everything, do to others what you would have them do to you, for this sums up the Law and the Prophets. (Matthew 7:12)

8. Best way to spend a Sunday afternoon?
With friends in nature.

Meet the Summer Staff 2019 – Part 10

Posted on Apr 9, 2019

1. Name?
Benjamin

2. From?
Northern Ireland

3. Position on staff?
Camp Counselor 

4. Most excited about for this summer?
New friends, fun activities and fellowship.  

5. Favorite Camp DeWolfe Core Value and Why?
Purposeful community – this encourages respect and contribution to society, sharing and learning together.

6. Favorite camp activity and why? 
Any activity that involves water.

7. Favorite parable?
The Good Samaritan as it challenges us to act and to reach out to others in need.

8. Best way to spend a Sunday afternoon?
Time with family, enjoying an open fire in winter, and outdoor activities in summer.

Meet the Summer Staff 2019 – Part 9

Posted on Mar 22, 2019

1. Name?
Ana

2. From?
Mexico

3. Position on staff?
Camp Counselor 

4. Most excited about for this summer?
To share my experience of Christ and guide 

5. Favorite Camp DeWolfe Core Value and Why?
Empowering leaders – because trying to encourage someone to be the best is what God does.

6. Favorite camp activity and why? 
Cabin time because we can share how we can experience Christ.

7. Favorite parable?
The Prodigal Son

8. Best way to spend a Sunday afternoon?
In community, with family doing fun activities.

Meet the Summer Staff 2019 – Part 8

Posted on Mar 18, 2019

1. Name?
Tanya

2. From?
South Africa

3. Position on staff?
Camp Counselor 

4. Most excited about for this summer?
To meet new people and impact children’s lives.  

5. Favorite Camp DeWolfe Core Value and Why?
The confidence to preach about Jesus Christ and live like Him.

6. Favorite camp activity and why? 
The water activities are my favorite as I love swimming and being able to fellowship with others.

7. Favorite parable?
My favorite parable is the parable of the Sower.

8. Best way to spend a Sunday afternoon?
At church with my family and friends.

Meet the Summer Staff 2019 – Part 7

Posted on Mar 17, 2019

1. Name?
Kate

2. From?
Auckland, New Zealand

3. Position on staff?
Camp Counselor

4. Most excited about for this summer?
Meeting new people, trying new things and learning about American culture. 

5. Favorite Camp DeWolfe Core Value and Why?
Purposeful community because community engagement develops social skills and builds a sense of belonging and unity.

6. Favorite camp activity and why? 
Kayaking and Paddle-boarding because I love being out on the water.

7. Favorite parable?
Luke 15:11-32 – The Prodigal Son

8. Best way to spend a Sunday afternoon?
Going to the afternoon church service and hanging out with my friends afterwards.


Meet the Summer Staff 2019 – Part 6

Posted on Mar 17, 2019

1. Name?
Lu

2. From?
Queens, NY

3. Position on staff?
Christian Formation Director

4. Most excited about for this summer?
I am excited to work for youth, to experience God’s amazing grace together.

5. Favorite Camp DeWolfe Core Value and Why?
We try to develop more faithful leaders for the future and hope youth can bring what they learn in Camp DeWolfe back to their own communities.

6. Favorite camp activity and why? 
Fishing – I think evangelizing is like fishing and I want to be a fisherman of Christ.

7. Favorite parable?
Parable of the lost sheep.

8. Best way to spend a Sunday afternoon?
Enjoy God’s creation of nature.


Meet the Summer Staff 2019 – Part 5

Posted on Mar 16, 2019

1. Name?
Lucianna

2. From?
England

3. Position on staff?
Camp Counselor

4. Most excited about for this summer?
Meeting new people and making memories.

5. Favorite Camp DeWolfe Core Value and Why?
Community and being together as having people around makes everything better.

6. Favorite camp activity and why? 
Swimming and group activities as you can be relaxed while being in the water and have a laugh with friends while trying something new.

7. Best way to spend a Sunday afternoon?
Being with family, reflecting on the week.


Meet the Summer Staff 2019 – Part 4

Posted on Mar 16, 2019

1. Name?
Stacy

2. From?
United Kingdom

3. Position on staff?
Camp Counselor

4. Most excited about for this summer?
Getting the opportunity to serve and to minister

5. Favorite Camp DeWolfe Core Value and Why?
The possibility to embrace challenges and grow outside our comfort zone, both for the youths and leaders.

6. Favorite camp activity and why? 
I am looking forward to participating in team engaging activities in order to get to know more people and learn from each other.

7. Favorite parable?
My favourite parable is the parable of the man who sowed seeds that fell on different grounds.

8. Best way to spend a Sunday afternoon?
After church, I enjoy having family and friends over at our house for lunch and catch up before a new week.