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Meet the Summer Staff 2019 – Part 21

Posted on Jun 11, 2019

1. Name?
Bernat

2. From?
Barcelona, Spain

3. School attending?
Euncet Business School

4. Position on staff?
Camp Counselor 

5. Most excited about for this summer?
Meet new people from all parts of the world. 

6. Favorite Camp DeWolfe Core Value and Why?
Live in community because you can learn a lot. 

7. Favorite camp activity and why?
Water activities because I love being in the water.

8. Best way to spend a Sunday afternoon?
Playing camp games.

Meet the Summer Staff 2019 – Part 20

Posted on Jun 10, 2019

1. Name?
Peter

2. From?
Hungary

3. School attending?
BGSZC

4. Position on staff?
Camp Counselor 

5. Most excited about for this summer?
Learning English!

6. Favorite camp activity and why?
Mountain Biking

7. Favorite verse?
1 Corinthians 8:2 – “And if anyone think that he knows anything, he knows nothing yet as he ought to know.”

8. Best way to spend a Sunday afternoon?
Biking around a lake and tasting from the best local restaurants offered there!

 

Meet the Summer Staff 2019 – Part 19

Posted on May 23, 2019

1. Name?
Kemor

2. From?
Jamaica

3. School attending?
Knox Community College

4. Position on staff?
Camp Counselor 

5. Most excited about for this summer?
Having fun while interacting with the campers!

6. Favorite Camp DeWolfe Core Value and Why?
Morals and values – it is important to develop a good understanding of your values, your values determine and motivate your behavior.

7. Favorite camp activity and why?
Painting/Arts and Crafts – Art gives one the ability to express their creativeness and also be spontaneous.

8. Favorite parable?
The Good Samaritan

9. Best way to spend a Sunday afternoon?
Reading over school notes or watching TV and interacting with my family.

Meet the Summer Staff 2019 – Part 18

Posted on May 23, 2019

1. Name?
Ellen

2. From?
Oxford, UK

3. School attending?
University of Bristol

4. Position on staff?
Camp Counselor 

5. Most excited about for this summer?
Meeting new people, learning together, having fun!

6. Favorite Camp DeWolfe Core Value and Why?
Purposeful community – it is important for me to work together for the benefit of each other.

7. Favorite camp activity and why?
I’ve never been to summer camp before, so I don’t know, but I’m excited to try everything!

8. Favorite parable?
The Parable of the two debtors.

9. Best way to spend a Sunday afternoon?
Relaxing outside with family and friends.

Meet the Summer Staff 2019 – Part 16

Posted on May 15, 2019

1. Name?
Yasmin

2. From?
Mastic Beach, NY

3. School attending?
Stony Brook University

4. Position on staff?
Emergency Medical Technician

5. Most excited about for this summer?
Checking books off of my summer reading list.

6. Favorite Camp DeWolfe Core Value and Why?
My favorite core value is the empowerment of leadership, because these young people and the leaders of tomorrow.

7. Favorite camp activity and why?
My favorite activity is kayaking because I used to be a lifeguard and a swimmer, so I love the water.

8. Favorite parable?
The story of Cain and Abel.

9. Best way to spend a Sunday afternoon?
Eating Sunday dinner with my family.

Meet the Summer Staff 2019 – Part 15

Posted on May 7, 2019

1. Name?
Ozair

2. From?
Scotland

3. Position on staff?
Counselor

4. Most excited about for this summer?
I am most excited to attend a camp in a completely different country and experience new things.

5. Favorite Camp DeWolfe Core Value and Why?
Natural Setting, because that’s where all the cool things hang out.

6. Favorite parable?
The parable of the Good Samaritan has always stood out to me.

7. Best way to spend a Sunday afternoon?
Playing games, watching videos and relaxing.

Meet the Summer Staff 2019 – Part 14

Posted on Apr 28, 2019

1. Name?
Elliott

2. From?
Maine

3. Position on staff?
Kitchen Staff

4. Most excited about for this summer?
Working hard.

5. Favorite Camp DeWolfe Core Value and Why?
Natural Setting – campers who come from families that don’t go to church might be withdrawn from the idea of learning about Christ; although going to summer camp something that seems more familiar to them because of the natural camp setting that Jearning about Jesus feels comfortable.

6. Favorite camp activity?
If I were a camper, I would have to go with kayaking because it’s both calming and a good source of exercise.

7. Favorite parable?
The parting of the Red Sea because it shows how powerful God is. The art of parting is unfathomable, much like our understanding of the joy we’ll feel in heaven.

8. Best way to spend a Sunday afternoon?
Spending time with friends and family.

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.