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Confirmation Camp 2010


8th grade youth from Bethany Lutheran Church, Crystal Lake joined other 8th grade youth from 5 other churches to spend 6 days of worship, learning, service and fun at Confirmation by the Lake 2010. Confirmation Camp is held at Carthage College, Kenosha, WI.

The week is planned around these 4 focuses:

  • SERVICE projects which included:

1. Cleaning at the apartments that serve as transitional housing for women and children who have suffered domestic abuse

2. Stacking and sorting food donations for the Racine County Food Bank

3. Assisting with projects at the Eco-Justice Center in Racine dedicated to environmental education and care of the earth

4. Working on the trails near the River Bend Nature Center

5. Interacting with children at the Salvation Army Day Camp program and also at the day care site at Atonement Lutheran, Racine, WI

6. Interacting with cerebral palsy people at a special day camp

7. Interacting with older adults at “Harmony Club”, a day-care service

Bethany’s youth will be confirmed on Reformation Sunday, October 31. For more information about the Confirmation Program, contact the church office at 815-459-2690.

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