Explore! Day Retreat

Saturday, April 21, 2018
9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Carol Joy Holling Camp
Grades 1-6
Cost - $10 per participant

"For it is by grace you have been saved, through faith – and this is not from yourselves, it is the gift of God." – Ephesians 2:8

Elementary aged kids, come and discover the great presence of God in the outdoors as we dive into learning more about His creation and Him! Come to know the magnitude of God’s grace as we preview our 2018 Summer Camp theme and bible study, This Changes Everything. So, join in the fun as we focus on environmental education, fellowship, and faith!


8:45 a.m.     Reigstration/Check-In
9:00 a.m.     Gathering Games
9:15 a.m.     Welcome Worship
9:40 a.m.     Village Time
10:00 a.m.   *Rotation 1
11:00 a.m.   *Rotation 2
12:00 p.m.   Lunch – Cookout
12:45 p.m.   Bible Study
1:15 p.m.     *Rotation 3
2:15 p.m.     Big Group Game
2:45 p.m.     Snack
3:00 p.m.     Closing Program
3:30 p.m.     Departure

*Tentative rotations include nature hikes, Creek Freaks Stream education, kite building and tree idenditifcation.


Parents bringing campers to the Explore! Day Retreat are welcome to stay for a Question & Answer session with members of the Carol Joy Holling Camp Program Staff if you are interested in knowing more about camp or learning how to send your children to summer camp at CJH Camp. Parents are also welcome to attend our closing worship for the day at 3:00pm prior to picking up your campers.

Pastors, Youth Directors and Other Church Leaders:

Church Leaders attending with groups of youth: we would love to have you out for the day to be in community with your youth! There will be no charge for church leaders attending Explore. Please RSVP to Jacqueline Goering by emailing JGoering@NLOM.org or calling 402-944-2544.

NOTE: This event will be held outdoors, so please dress in layers, and be sure to bring a water bottle to stay hydrated throughout the day! 


If you have questions about the Explore! Retreat, please contact Jacqueline Goering at JGoering@NLOM.org or 402-944-2544.