Thrilling Thursday!

Campers were treated to a special surprise this morning as they got to sleep in and then were served breakfast in bed.  The first event for today was a chapel lead by the Roots campers.

IMG_3046 IMG_3050 IMG_3051 IMG_3052 IMG_3059 There was two support staff games today.  “Drip Drip Drop” is like “Duck Duck Grey Duck” except campers use a glass of water to tag each other.  “Chicken Cowboy Conqueror” is a game which campers must perform actions with their partners the fastest to win.IMG_3062 IMG_3064 IMG_3065 IMG_3068 IMG_3073 IMG_3076 IMG_3080 IMG_3083 IMG_3086 IMG_3087 IMG_3089 IMG_3092 IMG_3094 The Luther Dell Olympic event for today was “Noodle Hockey”, a game where players try to score goals using pool noodles to move the ball around.IMG_3101 IMG_3102 IMG_3103 IMG_3112 IMG_3118 IMG_3120 IMG_3126 IMG_3127 IMG_3136 IMG_3148 IMG_3154 Tonight’s field game was voted by the campers to be “Mighty Mighty Scoop Noodle Challenge”.  The kids really enjoyed playing this for a second time.IMG_3204 IMG_3205 IMG_3206 IMG_3207 IMG_3209 IMG_3220 IMG_3221 IMG_3222IMG_3223 

Thursday:

Wake Up!

Breakfast in bed

Bible Study

Team Building

1×1’s

Cabin Time

Chapel

Lunch

Simmer

Free Time

Support Staff Game

Luther Dell Olympics

Dinner

Rendezvous

Canteen

Club

Devotionals

Lights Out!

Picnic Wednesday

Luther Dell campers and staff were treated to a special picnic lunch after worship today.  This fun break in the day is enjoyed by campers and staff alike. Congratulations to the girls of Adonai and Morning Star for winning today’s Clean Cabin and Eager Beaver awards!

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Today’s Luther Dell Olympic event was Minute to Win It challenges.  Campers had one minute to complete a given task to score points for their team.IMG_3008 IMG_3010 IMG_3013 IMG_3014 IMG_3016 IMG_3017 IMG_3020 IMG_3023 IMG_3027 Tonight campers had the opportunity to participate in Luther Dell Coffeehouse, a place to showcase their talents.

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Wake Up! 

First Word/Morning Mover

Breakfast

Clean Cabin

Chapel

Bible Study

Team Building 

Picnic Lunch!

Free Time

Support Staff Game

Luther Dell Olympics

Dinner

Rendezvous

Canteen

Coffeehouse

Club

Devotionals

Lights Out!

 

Ship to Shore and So Much More!

The day began at Luther Dell with Super Happy Fun Times chapel, in which campers and staff sang a variety of upbeat, happy songs.IMG_2805 IMG_2807 IMG_2808 IMG_2816

The support staff game for today is called “Ship to Shore” where campers compete to be the last one standing.

IMG_2827 IMG_2831 IMG_2833 IMG_2837 The Luther Dell Olympic event for today is a game called “Zuba” which is a mixture between soccer and basketball. Extra time today allowed teams to score more points for their Olympic team.IMG_2873 IMG_2876 IMG_2880 IMG_2881 IMG_2882 IMG_2892 IMG_2907 IMG_2912 IMG_2916 IMG_2919 IMG_2925 The field game for tonight was “Hula Launchers”.  A game of dodge ball is going while teams simultaneously try to score points by shooting small “Hula” balls into nets across the field.IMG_2934 IMG_2936 IMG_2938 IMG_2940 IMG_2946 IMG_2949Tuesday:

Wake Up!

First Word/Morning Mover

Breakfast

Cabin Clean Up!

Chapel- Super Happy Fun Times

Bible Study

Cabin Time

Team Building

Lunch

Simmer

Free Time

Support Staff Game

Luther Dell Olympics

Dinner

Rendezvous

Field Game

Canteen

Club

Devotionals

Lights Out!

“In peace I will lie down and sleep,for You alone Lord, make me dwell in safety.” -Proverbs 4:8

 

The Great Beginning

        Today marked the first full day for Trinity campers this week.  The day began with a pancake breakfast, followed by worship lead by the Luther Dell staff.

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Lunch today was grilled cheese sandwiches!  Followed by the Support Staff game of “Eliminator”, in which players try to get all other players out.

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The Luther Dell Olympics began today with campers being sorted into teams, then competing in “Speed Pictionary”.

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The night field game for tonight was “Mighty Mighty Scoop Noodle Challenge”, in which opposing teams compete to get all the objects on their side of the field.

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Monday:

Wake Up!

First Word/Morning Mover

Breakfast

Cabin Clean Up

Worship

Bible Study

Cabin Time

Lunch

Simmer

Free Time

Support Staff Game

Luther Dell Olympics- Speed Pictionary

Dinner

Field Game- Mighty Mighty

Canteen

Club

Devotionals

Lights Out!

A Fun Day Sunday!

Campers from Trinity Lutheran Church in Stillwater arrived at Luther Dell today.  Staff eagerly greeted the campers.  The first camp game played this week was “Medic”, a form of dodge ball in which players can get back into the game if they are tagged by their team’s secret “Medic”.

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After the game, campers enjoyed Club time, filled with worship and games.IMG_2685 

We are excited for an awesome week here at Luther Dell.

Sunday:

Campers Arrive!

Registration

Dinner

Camp Game

Club Time

Devotionals

Lights Out!

A Fantastic Ending!

Today marked the ending of an incredible week with our group of campers!  We started with the closing ceremony to the Luther Dell Olympics.  Congratulations Team Adjective Noun!  They voted for cook Matt to jump into the lake.

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The Minions

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The Home Team

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Team Nora’s Mac and Cheese

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The Sprinting Sparkling Potstickers in a Tree

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The Spirit Squad

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Team Adjective Noun

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The campers all began to say goodbye to the staff.IMG_2633 IMG_2638 IMG_2644 IMG_2646 IMG_2650 IMG_2652 IMG_2654 IMG_2656

Thanks for a great week at camp!

 

The Last Full Day!

Thursday is the last full day of campers and we made the most of it here at Luther Dell! Thursday begins with campers being served breakfast in bed by their counselors.

The first event of the day is a special chapel lead by the Roots campers.

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During free time today, campers competed in a Spikeball tournament.

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The support staff game for Thursday was Eliminator!

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The Luther Dell Olympics event for Thursday is “Noodle Hockey” in which teams have two minutes to try to score a goal using pool noodles.

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Thursday:

Breakfast in bed!

Cabin Clean Up

Bible Study

1×1’s

Team Building

Cabin Time

Roots Chapel

Lunch

Simmer

Free Time

Support Staff Game

Luther Dell Olympics

Dinner

Rendezvous

Mighty Mighty

Canteen

Church Time

Worship – Holden Evening Prayer

Devotionals

Lights Out!

A Warm Wednesday

Campers got to experience a special treat on Wednesday as they packed bag lunches right after chapel. These lunches were then eaten as a picnic with cabin mates later in the day. This is a great way for the campers to get to know each other better.

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The Luther Dell Olympic event for the day was Minute to Win It challenges. Campers competed to complete given tasks in under a minute.

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Wednesday night’s event is called the Luther Dell Coffeehouse. Campers and staff have the opportunity to perform in front of each other. This week’s acts included a lot of singing and instrument playing.

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Wednesday:

Wake Up!

First Word/Morning Mover

Breakfast

Cabin Clean Up

Chapel- Water

Pack Out Lunch!

Bible Study

1×1’s

Team Building

Cabin Time

Picnic Lunch!

Simmer

Free Time

Support Staff Game

Luther Dell Olympics

Dinner

Rendezvous

Coffehouse

Canteen

Church Time

Worship

Devotionals

Lights Out!

A Terrific Tuesday!

Campers awoke to a cooler day due to the rain during the night. After Chapel campers had Bible Study with their counselors.

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The Luther Dell Olympic event for Tuesday was Zuba, a mix between soccer and basketball, played with five balls.

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The weather remained nice enough all day to play the night field game of “Hula Launchers.” In this version of dodge ball, teams try to score points by launching small Hula balls into nets across the field.

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Tuesday:

Wake Up!

First Word/Morning Mover

Breakfast

Cabin Clean Up

Chapel

Bible Study

1×1’s

Team Building

Cabin Time

Lunch

Simmer

Free Time

Support Staff Game

Luther Dell Olympics

Dinner

Rendezvous

Field Game/Coffehouse

Canteen

Church Time

Worship- Super Happy Fun Times

Devotionals- Boys/Girls

Lights Out!

Mega Mighty Monday

This was our first full day with the campers this week.  After Chapel, cabins began to get to know each other by playing games and doing team building activities.

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Campers also enjoyed playing the support staff game of Drip Drip Drop.

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Campers were split into teams today for the Luther Dell Olympics.  Today’s Olympic event was “Speed Pictionary”

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The field game for tonight was “Mighty Mighty Scoop Noodle Challenge”, in which teams compete to get all the items onto their side of the field.  The game was especially fun tonight as we had such a large group of campers playing.

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Monday:

Wake Up!

First Word/Morning Mover

Breakfast

Cabin Clean Up

Chapel

Bible Study

Team Building

1×1’s

Cabin Time

Lunch

Simmer

Free Time

Support Staff Game

Luther Dell Olympics

Dinner

Rendezvous

Field Game

Canteen

Church Time

Worship

Devotionals

Lights Out!

Hello Campers!

Campers from Transfiguration Lutheran Church, Bethesda Lutheran Church, Our Saviors, Family of God, Hosanna Forest Lake and GEM arrived at Luther Dell today.  We are so excited to welcome this group of campers for an awesome week.

Campers arrived and began to get to know their counselors.

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Tonight’s field game was “Medic”, a form of dodge ball where players can get back in the game once they are out by being tagged by the secret “Medic” player.

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We are looking forward to and incredible week with these campers!

Double Trouble

This week at Luther Dell ended with the closing ceremony to the Luther Dell Olympics.  At this ceremony, the winning team gets to vote for one staff member to go into the lake.

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The Fresh French Toast

The Oreos

The Oreos

End of the Rainbow

End of the Rainbow

Gryffindor

Gryffindor

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This week’s voting ended in a tie, meaning both staff members had to go into the lake.  Counselors Emily and Kevin were chosen for this momentous occasion.IMG_2178 IMG_2179 IMG_2184 IMG_2186 IMG_2189 IMG_2190IMG_2192 IMG_2195

This was an awesome week with St. Michael’s campers!