Fantastic Friday!

Staff were sad to see the campers leave Luther Dell today. Before going, the closing ceremony of the Luther Dell Olympics took place. The Ferocious Spidermonkeys were victorious and voted for staff member Jamie to jump into the lake.

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Good byes were said and campers headed home. They will be missed for sure!

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Friday:

Wake Up!

Check Out

Brunch

Bible Study

Closing Ceremony of Luther Dell Olympics

Worship

Good Byes!

Sleep in Thursday

Today is typically a favorite at Luther Dell as campers get to sleep in and are served breakfast in bed. Everyone then gathers together for chapel lead by the Roots campers.

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The Luther Dell Olympics for today was “Noodle Hockey”. Teams competed to gain points and take the title of Luther Dell Olympic champions.

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The support staff game for today was “Chicken, Cowboy, Conqueror.” The goal of the game is to be the last pair standing while doing different actions. Another game we played was called “Rat-a-tat-tat.”

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Thursday:

Wake Up!

Breakfast in bed

Clean Cabin

Bible Study

Team Building

1×1’s

Cabin Time

Chapel

Lunch

Simmer

Free Time

Support Staff Game

Luther Dell Olympics

Dinner

Rendezvous

Field Game

Canteen

Worship

Devotionals

Lights Out!

Wonder Wednesday

Today campers enjoyed a special picnic lunch. Directly after chapel campers packed their lunches and got the rest of the afternoon to eat when they wanted to.

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Our high school Roots campers had the opportunity to volunteer at the Longville turtle races today!

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The Luther Dell Olympics event for today was Minute to Win It. Campers compete to complete challenges in under a minute to win points for their teams.

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Tonight campers enjoyed Luther Dell Coffeehouse. At Coffeehouse, campers have an opportunity to showcase their talents in front of their peers. Counselor Catherine gave a presentation about her hometown in Malaysia.

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Tonight’s worship included a special “Everything Skit,” and counselors had one-on-one time to pray with their campers.

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Wednesday:

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

Canteen

Luther Dell Coffeehouse

Worship

Devotionals

Lights Out!

Second Day Tuesday

Campers began to get into the swing of things at their second day at camp. Today’s chapel was special as it was modeled off of Taize worships. Campers had the opportunity to quietly reflect for some time during chapel today.

After chapel campers had Bible Study with their cabins.

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Campers had fun this afternoon with many different options for free time activities.

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The Luther Dell Olympics continued with determination today as teams competed in “Zuba”. “Zuba” is a mix between soccer and basketball played with four separate balls.

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Tonight’s all camp game was “Hula Launchers,” where teams sling hula balls across the field into large nets while playing a dodgeball game.

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Tuesday:

Wake Up!

First Word/Morning Mover

Breakfast

Clean Cabin

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

Worship

Devotionals- Boys and Girls

Lights Out!

Magnificent Monday

Campers awoke to a beautiful first full day at Luther Dell today. Throughout the morning campers participated in team building activities to get to know their cabin mates.

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Each week, campers participate in the tradition known as Luther Dell Olympics. Today campers were divided into their nation groups to compete in the first event, “Speed Pictionary”.

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The support staff game for today was Eliminator. In this game, campers play dodgeball ’til one camper stands.

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The field game for tonight was “Mighty Mighty Scoop Noodle Challenge”. Campers are split into two teams, and each team tries to get all of the objects onto their side of the field.

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Monday:

Wake Up!

First Word/Morning Mover

Breakfast

Clean Cabin

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

Worship

Devotionals

Lights Out!

Welcoming Sunday

Today campers from Salem Longville, Word of Peace, Youthway Ministries, Arlington Hills, and Calvary Lutheran arrived at Luther Dell today. Staff welcomed the campers and began to play games and get to know them.

Tonight’s field game was “Medic” a form of dodge ball in which a secret, designated player, the “Medic” can tag players to put them back into the game.

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Worship tonight was full of camp favorite songs to welcome campers to Luther Dell. The skit tonight was about worshipping and praising God in any way we want, including crazy dancing.

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Sunday:

Campers Arrive!

Registration

Dinner

Bible Study

Field Game

Canteen

Worship

Devotionals

Lights Out!

Go!

The staff said goodbye to this week’s campers today.  But first, the winners of the Luther Dell Olympics, Beyonce’s Jelly Beans, voted for staff member Wes to go into the lake at the closing ceremonies.

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