Camping Ministry

Designation: LEDR 6083 / NXGN 6083

This course examines camping ministry by considering a variety of camping ministry models and the theological rationale undergirding each model. A focus on understanding children and youth campers will include a review of typical stages of development and faith formation. Students are introduced to camp leadership topics including: staffing, programming, the business side of camp and the skills needed for camp leadership. The course explores the role camp plays in evangelism, discipleship, and leadership development of children and youth, as well as the potential benefit to the child, church and community.

Recommended Prior Study

  • None


Rev. Renée Embree
Director of the Next Generation Ministry Program: (506) 635-1922 ext 111:

Available in New Brunswick

Course Information
Current Schedule - Three-Weekend Intensive - Fall Term 2019 Designation Instructor

LEDR and NXGN versions offered of “Camping Ministry”
3 Weekends in New Brunswick; Crandall University

Sep. 20-21, Oct. 25-26, Nov. 8-9, 2019

LEDR 6083 N1/ NXGN 6083 N1 Rev. Renée Embree