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RIVER OF LIFE

June 5 @ 5:00 PM - June 9 @ 12:00 PM

Athens-Clarke County 2018

River of Life is a camp like no other you have attended.  Young people and adults from various churches will come together for five days dedicated to serving others. Through it we will all experience the love of Christ in new and exciting ways!

Wednesday, June 5th – Sunday, June 9th

Tuckston United Methodist Church

4175 Lexington Rd.

Athens, GA 30605

706-353-1311

Early registration before April 1st, 2018, fee $95 per person

Late registration after April 1st, 2018, fee $100 per person

No refunds after April 31st, 2018

No new registrations after May 1st, 2018

***Make checks payable to TUMC River of Life***

EACH YOUTH PARTICIPATING MUST SUBMIT A COMPLETED, SIGNED REGISTRATION FORM, INCLUDING EMERGENCY, PERMISSION AND HEALTH INFORMATION.
NO YOUTH WILL BE ALLOWED TO PARTICIPATE WITHOUT THIS FORM BEING SIGNED BY A PARENT OR GUARDIAN.
PLEASE SEND THESE FORMS WITH PAYMENT (MADE PAYABLE TO RIVER OF LIFE) TO THE ABOVE ADDRESS.

For more information about River of Life in other areas, contact:

River of Life Mission Advance

c/o The Wesley Foundation

1196 S. Lumpkin St., Athens, GA  30605

(706) 353-1408

River of Life is a ministry to the economically poor and elderly families.  Each day our work teams will go out to “minister” by painting, re-roofing homes, building wheelchair ramps and porches, etc.

 

WHAT TO BRING: Each participating church may be sent a list of tools to bring.                                                                                                                                                    

  • Work clothes / shoes –no sandals for work!
  • Work gloves
  • Hammer
  • Paint brush
  • Plastic paint bucket
  • Bible, pen, paper
  • Pillow
  • Sleeping bag / Air mattress, if desired
  • Toiletries / towel / washcloth
  • Bug repellent / Sunscreen
  • Shorts & T-shirts for evening activities
  • Hat
  • Water bottle with students name on it
  • Money for fast food lunch on Saturday
  • Small backpack for carrying clothes & toiletries to high school for showers.

Remember to label your tools and belongings with your name!

“…The only thing that counts is faith

expressing itself through love.!”

Galatians 5:6

 

Sample Schedule

Wednesday

5:00 p.m.   Registration

6:00        Supper

7:30       Opening Ceremony

10:00       Reflection

11:00       Snack

11:30       Lights Out!

Thursday,   Friday , & Saturday

7:00 a.m. Breakfast

8:00-3:00 Workday

4:00           Showers

5:30         Supper

7:00        Worship

9:00        Free Time

10:30        Snack

11:00        Lights Out

Lunch at fast food restaurant Saturday

(Not included in fee—bring money!)

Planned Activity Saturday night!

Sunday

8:00 a.m. Breakfast

9:30        Pack up and Clean up

11:00        Church Service and Closing

12:00   Lunch and Good-byes!

Details

Start:
June 5 @ 5:00 PM
End:
June 9 @ 12:00 PM
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