|Christian Living Classes|
|Topics and Dance|
(Upstairs room in Gymnasium)
|Proverbs 28:1|| * Khaki, Tan, Brown, Orange (Dressy Casual – slacks & short sleeve shirts for boys; skirts & dress shirts or dresses; Dockers or sandals). |
* Dress for sub-Saharan Africa where lions abound.
|Havana Nights||* Spanish style dress! Boys – Khaki shorts or slacks & open collared short-sleeve dress shirts, Dockers or Vans for shoes. Girls – skirts or dresses (bright colors, flowery prints) & open toed shoes or colorful sandals.|
|Final Semi-Formal Dance|
|Fishing Village on the Sea of Galilee||The setting for this dance will be a small fishing village on the Sea of Galilee (also known as The Sea of Tiberias). |
* Formal attire! Boys – coat & tie, dress slacks (or suits), dress shoes. Girls – formal dresses, dress shoes or dress sandals.
Preparations for Teen Camp in Texas are well underway. As more of the planning is finalized, we want to make schedules available to you here. We’ll update this post when new documents are available, so check back often!
We hope you’ll join us for the broadcasts from LYP Texas! The following is a list of the broadcasts we plan to broadcast live from Texas. Recorded archives will also be available shortly after the live event. All of the broadcasts will be available at https://live.livingyouth.org. You’ll need your MyLCG or LYP credentials to access the streams.
|Tuesday, July 9th||7:00 am||8:00 am||9:00 am||10:00 am||Christian Living: Mr. Sheldon Monson|
|Wednesday, July 10th||7:00 am||8:00 am||9:00 am||10:00 am||Christian Living: Mr. Jason Fritts|
|Thursday, July 11th||7:00 am||8:00 am||9:00 am||10:00 am||Christian Living: Mr. Jonathan McNair|
|Friday, July 12th||7:00 am||8:00 am||9:00 am||10:00 am||Christian Living: Mr. Dexter Wakefield|
|Friday, July 12th||5:30 pm||6:30 pm||7:30 pm||8:30 pm||Friday Evening Bible Study: Mr. Jason Fritts|
|Saturday, July 13th||12:30 pm||1:30 pm||2:30 pm||3:30 pm||Sabbath Service: Mr. Dexter Wakefield|
|Sunday, July 14th||8:15 am||9:15 am||10:15 am||11:15 am||Christian Living: Dr. Scott Winnail|
|Monday, July 15th||7:00 am||8:00 am||9:00 am||10:00 am||Christian Living: Mr. Phil Sena|
|Tuesday, July 16th||7:00 am||8:00 am||9:00 am||10:00 am||Christian Living: Mr. Bobby Jacques|
|Wednesday, July 17th||7:00 am||8:00 am||9:00 am||10:00 am||Christian Living: Mr. Dan Dever|
|Thursday, July 18th||7:00 am||8:00 am||9:00 am||10:00 am||Christian Living: Mr. Gene Hilgenberg|
|Thursday, July 18th||5:00 pm||6:00 pm||7:00 pm||8:00 pm||Camp Talent Show|
|Friday, July 19th||7:00 am||8:00 am||9:00 am||10:00 am||Christian Living: Mr. John Robinson|
|Friday, July 19th||5:30 pm||6:30 pm||7:30 pm||8:30 pm||Friday Evening Bible Study: Mr. Sheldon Monson|
|Saturday, July 20th||12:30 pm||1:30 pm||2:30 pm||3:30 pm||Sabbath Service: Mr. Jonathan McNair|
THEMES FOR TEEN CAMP 2019 – LONE STAR CAMP – ATHENS, TEXAS
|EVENT||THEME||COLORS (Dressing for event & Decorations)|
|Christian Living Classes
|Psalm 119:105||“Your word is a lamp to my feet and a light to my path.”|
|Topics & Dance
(Upstairs room in Gymnasium)
|Proverbs 25:11||“A word fitly spoken is like apples of gold in settings of silver.”
*Khaki, Tan, Brown, Orange (Dressy Casual – slacks & short sleeve shirts for boys; skirts & dress shirts or dresses; Dockers or sandals)
|“Under the Sea”||*Tropical Island wear for boys and girls (Shorts, short sleeves, dressy sandals – Bright colors)|
|Final Formal Dance
|Psalm 19:1 “The Heavens God’s Glory Do Declare!”||Classic Formal Attire – in a wide range of colors|
Lone Star Camp is located on two hundred seventy-eight acres in the beautiful pinewoods of East Texas. In the heart of this camp lies a picturesque, spring-fed twenty-five acre lake. Housing includes rustic and modernized cabins, houses, and boys and girls dormitories. Facilities include a welcome center, air-conditioned gymnasium (complete with classrooms and a dance studio), an outdoor pavilion (seats three thousand), a cafeteria (seats four hundred), grass-covered playing fields for soccer, football and softball, an in-ground twenty-five meter outdoor swimming pool, an archery range, and two dozen RV sites.
Applicant Age Information
Staff: Ages 18+
Camper: Ages 13-18
Mini Camper: Ages 12 & under
Staff Arrival: Sunday, July 7, 2019 (not later than noon)
Camper Arrival: Monday, July 8, 2019 (not later than 5:00pm)
Departure Date: Sunday, July 21, 2019 (not later than noon; unless staying to help with clean-up, or staying over to work at the pre-Teen Camp to follow.)
Counselors & Assistant Counselors
If you’re driving to camp, you need to arrive by noon on Sunday, July 7th. If you’re driving from camp, you may depart after 10am on Sunday, July 21st. If flying, please refer to the Airport Information section in your acceptance packet.
If you plan on flying into or out of Texas for Teen camp, there will be specific restrictions on arrival and departure times. Please do not arrange any flights until you have received your acceptance packet with details on when airport transportation will be available.
Activities this year will include: Archery, Aquatics, Basketball, Campus Improvement, Christian Living, Dance, Flag Football (boys only), Leatherwork, Music, Photography, Public Speaking, Softball, Survival Skills, Volleyball and Waterskiing.
Service Areas for staff include: Counselors (must be 21 or older) & Assistant Counselors, Custodial, Dishwashing & Dining Hall Clean-up, Kitchen, Laundry, Mini Camp, Nurse/First Aid, Office, Media, Special Events.
|Application Fee||Tuition Fee|
|1st Camper in Family||$5.00||$300.00|
|2nd Camper in Family||$5.00||$250.00|
|3rd Camper in Family||$5.00||$200.00|
Note: Application fees are non-refundable and are due with the application. Your application will be returned to you unprocessed if received without the application fee being paid.
Note: This camp has hook-ups for RV’s and pop-ups, etc. Any staff members who bring their own campers, RV’s, pop-ups, etc. will have their $50.00 application fees waived. All hook-up fees will be paid by LYP.
Any other fees?
Early campers who must arrive before Monday, July 8th, will be assessed a $20.00 per day fee.
It is recommended that campers and staff fly into or out of Dallas-Fort Worth Airport (DFW) or Dallas Love Field Airport (DAL).
Airport transportation fees: $20.00 each way.
Airport Arrival & Departure Restrictions: We will be utilizing a coach service to transport everyone who is flying in and out of camp this year. More detailed information will be included in your acceptance packet. Please do not book your tickets until you have received your acceptance packet.
Staff Applications will be accepted from February 10, 2019 – April 28, 2019.
Camper Applications will be accepted from February 10, 2019 – May 26, 2019.
Tuition fees are due no later than June 1, 2019.
How to Pay
We accept online credit or debit card payments. Visit https://camp.livingyouth.org to register for camp and pay your fees online with your debit or credit card. You may also call Jenny Penman at (980) 254-0132 or fax your card details to (704) 844-1978.
If you prefer to pay by check or money order, mail it made payable to Living Youth Programs to: Living Youth Programs, 2301 Crown Centre Dr., Charlotte, NC 28227.
How to Apply
Visit https://camp.livingyouth.org to register for camp. If you require assistance registering online or need a blank paper application, contact Jenny Penman by email ([email protected]) or phone (980) 254-0132.
Send Applications To:
Living Youth Programs, 2301 Crown Centre Dr., Charlotte, NC 28227 Or fax to: (704) 844-1978. Please do not send applications or payments to the camp director as this will delay processing.
Cancellation / Refund Policy
All refunds for cancellations are given at the sole discretion of the camp director on a case-by-case basis. In general, once you have been accepted to camp, and the registration period has closed (whichever comes later) no refunds will be given.
Questions regarding camp should be directed to Sheldon Monson (Camp Director):
Questions regarding the application process or payments should be directed to Jenny Penman at: