Sponsored by the Fort Donelson United Memorial Methodist Church
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420 Church Street
Dover, Tennessee 37058
Website:
http://www.fortdonelsonumc.org


Day 1 - Friday, Aug 19’ 2016

Time for our annual Youth Camp and all roads lead to Brandon SpringsIMG_8415
Ok … well at least this one does.

Land Between The Lakes
100 Van Morgan Drive
Golden Pond, KY 42211

The kids haven't arrived yet but things are already in full bloom and humming along. That's a Crepe Myrtle on the left I learned and humming birds enjoying a feeding frenzy on the right.
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The one on the right appears to have done this before as he seems to pause to pose for the picture.
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Let there be organized chaos and let it begin with the unloading and unpacking …
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and it was good …
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Very Very Good … with Leaders like these. Pastor Robert and Joanna

This year's Camp theme was the Olympics.
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Many great parallels between great athletics in todays Olympics in Rio and great hero's in the Bible.
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Who recognizes this prize fighter?
Teaching the kids how to deliver the 1 -2 punch to the obstacles in our lives through prayer and dependence on God.
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If we could only find a young King David today that could step up and slay the Goliath's in our lives.
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Looks like Noah is up for the task. Amazingly his first attempt went in the right direction but Jessica wasn't taking any chances :-)

Time to nourish our creativity with some Arts and Crafts.
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These kids are great … Check these out …
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Amazing work Sarah!
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Beau …. You da little Man … Great Job!
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I am soooooo IMPRESSED

Time for some food and sugar of course.
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Served with love….. the secret ingredient!
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Can't go wrong with Shake the Bag Ice Cream and Cookies.

GREAT … now they are never going to sleep … maybe some night games will tire them out.
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Nice try but just like the Energizer Bunny they keep going and going and going …..

Finally lights out on Day 1

At least my lights are ready to go out but we still heard voices into the wee hours of the morning. Ah … to be young again.

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Day 2