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Thursday, May 26, 2011

Weekly Wire for May 25, 2011


Do you love kids?

Childcare help is needed for the Young Adult Retreat June 10-12 at Hills of Peace.


We expect to have between 6 and 10 very pleasant children under the age of 5 attending. Your responsibilities would include planning and implementing activities for the children on Friday evening, Saturday morning, mid afternoon and early evening. A Sunday school activity would be appreciated but is not a necessity. You must be a registered youth worker certified by the church. Contact or 403-475-9451.


Camp Genesis at Samish Island

8-9 year olds

 Camp Genesis 3

7:30 PM Friday, June 3rd to Noon Sunday, June 5th, 2011

For Boys & Girls currently in Grades 2 and 3

Contact: Sean Langdon, Director, 425-293-6366

Camp Pastor: Shannon McAdam

Camping Brochure 


Spiritual Retreat

It's not too late to register for the Spiritual Retreat at the Hills of Peace June 3rd -5th!  Just let Denise Esch know at:

HOP spiritual retreat

We start at noon on Friday and our guest minister is Bruce Crockett.  We will be using Henri Nouwen's book: "Life of the Beloved - Spiritual Living in a Secular World". 

Please let us know if you have any food allergies.  We're looking forward to a great weekend!


Hills of Peace youth camps

Do you have a friend or a relative who you think would have a great time at camp this year?  Be sure to let them know about our summer camps for kids of all ages and remember to register today!


Junior Camp 8-11 year olds
July 16-20 Theme ―”It’s a God Thing” Director Corleen McLean  or 306-716-2784
We will play together, work together, sing together and learn together - and we will learn to see God in everyone we meet. There will be mini-Olympics, sunrise walks, "backwards day" and lots of crafts, classes and activities!

Junior High Camp 12-14 year olds
July 23-29
Camp Director Tabatha Knox

Senior High Camp 15-18 year olds
July 2-8 Directors: Dan Woynarski, Rachelle Smalldon
Theme: the Me I want to be
Last year's highlights; Swimming at Capt Ayre, Movie Night in Wainwright, Canada Day celebrations at CFB Wainwright and Tim Horton's Drive Thru.

Costs: donations accepted


You can now register for

Youth Camps at Samish Island 

through this link! 


Canada West Mission Conference Accommodation

Be sure to book your accommodation early for Mission Conference in Vancouver, September 2nd to 4th.  We have LOTS of FREE accommodation available!

To arrange for billeting contact Linda Phelps at 604-792-1057 or

Or if you prefer a Hotel…

The Days Inn - $119per night 2 Queen beds, $109 2 Double beds, free continental breakfast, internet and parking. Other rooms and rates available. Use booking code “CWMConference”  2075 Kingsway, Vancouver, V5N2T2   604-876-5531 or 1-800-546-4792  

Accent Inn - $109per night- includes complimentary shuttle to and from Conference, free parking and internet.  3777 Henning Drive Burnaby, BC V5C 6N5 Canada Phone (604) 473-5000 Fax (604) 473-5095 email Use booking code Community of Christ.



Registration Instructions for Camping Season

To register for camps please use this link Camp Registration fill out the form and email it to the appropriate camp director. This is used as a courtesy to the camp director, to  hold your spot at the camp, retreat, or function, and to provide the cooks with basic numbers for meals.

The enrollment form must be printed, filled out, scanned and emailed, snail mailed, or you can bring the signed forms with you to camp.  This procedure is in place because we MUST have signatures on these forms.

Additional Medical and Liability information can be found on the CWM Downloads page of the CWM Website as well.


Camp Kimtah

(Samish Senior High Age – Boys & Girls) is looking for 2 more male counselors and 1 more female counselor. Must be at least 23 years of age and registered youth worker or willing to become one. You would need to be at Samish from late afternoon on Saturday, August 6th to about 1 PM on Saturday, August 13th. If you’re interested please contact Sean Langdon, Business Manager, at 425-293-6366 or Catherine Peter, Camp Director, at 253-740-9277



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