LESSONS LEARNED IN THE LIFE OF A SUMMER MISSIONARY

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It’s 5:30 A.M. I’ve been in bed for about 6 hours. And my alarm just went off. I sit up and sling my legs over the side of my bed. I put on my ‘camp clothes’ and get around for the day. A cup of coffee is a must as I sit down for my time with God. By 6:30, I’m walking to the auditorium for the first activity of the day; Morning Focus. Following which, I’ll hitch a ride across campus for breakfast, just in time to high-five this week’s campers as they come in. Afterward, we’ll head out to our sites for the day and get back with about 30 minutes to change and head to dinner. It’s …

MEET DELANEY!!

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Summer Missionlab is starting in less than a month! We will begin welcoming over 2,000 students, youth leaders, and families who are getting ready to serve with MissionLab here in New Orleans. In the coming weeks, we’ll be introducing, one by one, our Summer Missionaries that will be serving with us. These Summer Missionaries partner with MissionLab for 9 weeks of ministry. They are here to minister to the groups and help facilitate easy communication between the groups and the MissionLab staff. Help us welcome Delaney to the team!     How old are you? 18   Are you in school? If so, where, and what are you studying? I’m currently working in order to save for college.   Have …

MEET NICK!!

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Summer Missionlab is starting in less than a month! We will begin welcoming over 2,000 students, youth leaders, and families who are getting ready to serve with MissionLab here in New Orleans. In the coming weeks, we’ll be introducing, one by one, our Summer Missionaries that will be serving with us. These Summer Missionaries partner with MissionLab for 9 weeks of ministry. They are here to minister to the groups and help facilitate easy communication between the groups and the MissionLab staff. Help us welcome Nick to the team!     How old are you? 21   Are you in school? If so, where, and what are you studying? Yes, Eastern Kentucky University. I graduating  this month with a BA …

MEET ALYSSA!!

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Summer Missionlab is starting in less than a month! We will begin welcoming over 2,000 students, youth leaders, and families who are getting ready to serve with MissionLab here in New Orleans. In the coming weeks, we’ll be introducing, one by one, our Summer Missionaries that will be serving with us. These Summer Missionaries partner with MissionLab for 9 weeks of ministry. They are here to minister to the groups and help facilitate easy communication between the groups and the MissionLab staff. Help us welcome Alyssa to the team!     How old are you? 19   Are you in school? If so, where, and what are you studying? Yes, I am studying general studies.   Have you been to …

MEET TAYLOR!

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Summer Missionlab is starting in less than two months! We will begin welcoming over 2,000 students, youth leaders, and families who are getting ready to serve with MissionLab here in New Orleans. In the coming weeks, we’ll be introducing, one by one, our Summer Missionaries that will be serving with us. These Summer Missionaries partner with MissionLab for 9 weeks of ministry. They are here to minister to the groups and help facilitate easy communication between the groups and the MissionLab staff. Help us welcome Taylor to the team!   How old are you? 21   Are you in school? If so, where, and what are you studying? Yes, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, I’m studying Christian Education and Missions …

MEET BRANDY!!

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Summer Missionlab is starting in less than two months! We will begin welcoming over 2,000 students, youth leaders, and families who are getting ready to serve with MissionLab here in New Orleans. In the coming weeks, we’ll be introducing, one by one, our Summer Missionaries that will be serving with us. These Summer Missionaries partner with MissionLab for 9 weeks of ministry. They are here to minister to the groups and help facilitate easy communication between the groups and the MissionLab staff. Help us welcome back Brandy, who served with us last summer!   How old are you? 19   Are you in school? If so, where, and what are you studying? Yes at the University of North Alabama. My …

MEET MATTHEW!

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Summer Missionlab is starting in just a few short months! We will begin welcoming over 2,000 students, youth leaders, and families who are getting ready to serve with MissionLab here in New Orleans. In the coming weeks, we’ll be introducing, one by one, our Summer Missionaries that will be serving with us. These Summer Missionaries partner with MissionLab for 9 weeks of ministry. They are here to minister to the groups and help facilitate easy communication between the groups and the MissionLab staff. So, without further adieu, let’s welcome back Matthew, who served with us last summer!   How old are you? 19   Are you in school? If so, where, and what are you studying? Yes! I am getting …

Meet Our 2019 Camp Pastors and Band!

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Hey, everybody! We have some very exciting news to share with you: our 2019 camp pastors and band! Each of them are so ready to meet all of you and preach the word of God into your lives at camp this year. We’re pumped to have them on our team again this year, and we cannot wait for you to get here and meet them in real life! A virtual meeting will have to do for now, though. Without further ado, let’s meet our 2019 camp pastors! MATTHEW WEAVER “Matthew is originally from Fayetteville, GA. After high school, he went to Shorter College for two years and then transferred to Georgia College and State University to pursue a Communications degree. …

PREPARING FOR A MISSION TRIP

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It’s hard to believe that 2018 is almost over. Christmas is just a few weeks away and then we start 2019. We are excited about what 2019 holds for us here at MissionLab. We have groups signing up and getting ready to come this spring and summer and we can’t wait for them to get here to see all the ways that God is going to move. One of the many questions that we receive when groups are preparing to come is, “How do we prepare for our trip with MissionLab?” Here at Missionlab, we send materials that we hope will aid our teams in their preparation to serve with us. But there are a few things that we would …

MEET MARISSA!!

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Summer Missionlab is starting soon! In just a few weeks, we will begin welcoming over 2,000 students and youth leaders who are getting ready to serve with MissionLab here in New Orleans. This week we want to introduce to you one of our Summer Interns, Marissa.  The Summer Interns partner with MissionLab for 9 weeks of ministry. They are there to minister to the groups and to the Summer Missionaries as their mentors. So, without further adieu, let’s welcome back Marissa, who has served as a Summer Missionary in the past and this year will be one of our Summer Interns.! How old are you? 24   Are you in school? If so, where, and what are you studying? I …