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Sam Breen

A view of this year’s Wayfarer Camp theme

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What would you have if everything in your life was taken away? We live in a fast-paced, high-speed, fleeting world where so many of us place our security and our trust in the hands of things that won’t last. Wealth, personal appearance, fickle relationships, status…these are just some of the unsustainable elements of the world that we see every day….

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Webinar – Resourcing Student Leaders, April 16th

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Tuesday, Aril 16, 2013 2:00pm to3:00pm (EDT)This webinar will be focused on those in youth and student ministry. We’ll be talking about discipleship and mission among teenagers and how to better equip both lay and staff leadership when reaching teens. This webinar will be led by Sam Breen, Director of Wayfarer. Sam Breen will be interviewing Chris Ozorio, 3DM coach…

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Why is Wayfarer Camp Different?

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Today, we’re looking at camp-well-designed. Here’s why this is important: If you are trying to put discipleship and mission at the heart of everything you’re doing…it’s not just the adults! It’s kids and teens as well. And we as looked at in Monday’s post…camp can be hugely influential in creating milestones for teens that create new groovers in their life….

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The “Cool Effect”

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Youth Ministers are surrounded by pressures on almost every side. The pressure to organize the impressive retreats and come back with all the students in tact. The pressure from parents, who believe that their kids’ good or bad decisions are the fault of the Youth Minister. The pressure to stay on budget, but still grow in all areas of ministry….

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Why Camp Matters

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Camps often serve as a milestone in a person’s life – one that can’t be replaced by anything else. Milestones often don’t change your direction, they help you recognize how far you have gone and how much further your have to go. Maybe more importantly, when you get lost, milestones are a specific point you can visit in order to make…

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