A counselor prays with a camper at the Northeast Ohio District Camp as the sun sets over Lake Erie last week. By the time the campers left for home on Saturday morning, 49 first-time decisions to accept Christ had been made, according to Roland Maust, speaker for the week and pastor of the Grace Brethren Church at Millersburg, Ohio.
Decisions were made by young people from 13 Grace Brethren churches and one not affiliated with the Fellowship of Grace Brethren Churches. Pray for those churches as they follow up with the boys and girls who made a decision to follow Christ. Some are returning to non-Christian families.
During the week, 237 young people and 80 staff participated in the camp, which was held at Beuhlah Beach, near Vermillion, Ohio. The students, all in grades 3, 4, or 5, are from churches in five different Grace Brethren Districts – North East, North Central, and North West Ohio; Indiana; and Heartland.
Below, Angie Hale, camp coordinator, distributes Bibles to new believers on the last night of camp. The counselors who led them to the Lord stand behind and beside them.
Subscribe to the GraceConnect eNews
You’ll get fresh news stories not published anywhere else, links of interest, and much more! You may easily unsubscribe at any time.
Privacy Guarantee: We will never share your e-mail address with anyone else.
GraceConnect magazine is mailed quarterly to your home at no charge. In it you’ll find stories on local church ministries, articles on theological topics, and features on Charis Fellowship leaders. You won’t want to miss it!
For more than 70 years, BMH has been providing breaking news, compelling stories, and clear-cut books and articles on theology and Christian living.
Your financial support helps ensure that ministries like GraceConnect magazine, the graceconnect.us news site, and Grace Brethren history projects (and more) will continue to serve the Fellowship of Grace Brethren Churches.
Keep the news coming! Make a tax-deductible donation today!
To give by mail, simply make your check payable to the Brethren Missionary Herald Company and mail it to: