This comprehensive resource guides leaders through all the stages of planning camps and retreats - theme development, scheduling, gathering materials, setup and so on - and even offers sample lessons and activities. Twelve complete outlines are included (plus a bonus staff retreat outline!) and all student handouts are available for download. Everything youth leaders need to invite their group to meet with God... all in one book!
JIM BURNS, Ph. D., President of HomeWord, is the host of the HomeWord with Jim Burns daily half-hour, daily one-minute and weekly half-hour radio programs. His passion is communicating to adults and young people practical truths to help them live out their Christian lives. Jim is the author of many resources including The 10 Building Blocks for a Happy Family, Devotions on the Run, One Life and Addicted to God. He writes a monthly column for Ignite Your Faith magazine. Jim, his wife, Cathy, and their three daughters live in Southern California.