I am convinced that neither height nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God that is in Christ Jesus our Lord.

— Romans 8:39 (NIV)

Cross Challenge

Cross #1
Girls: Light Pink | Guys: Blue

This should be given for memorizing the group verse. If one of the other 5 verses is the same as your group verse, substitute this verse for memorization:

For God so loved the world that He gave His only and only Son, that whoever believes in Him will never perish, but have eternal life.

— John 3:16


Cross #2 
Purple

If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just and will forgive our sins and purify us from all our wrongdoing.

— 1 John 1:9


Cross #3
Yellow

Jesus answered, ‘I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.’

— John 14:6


Cross #4
Orange

Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right. Honor your father and mother which is the first commandment with a promise.

— Ephesians 6:1-2


Cross #5
Red

But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control. Against such things there is no law.

— Galatians 5:22-23


Cross #6
Green

‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.’ This is the first and greatest commandment. And the second is like it, ‘Love your neighbor as yourself.’

— Matthew 22:37-39

Nugget

This will be Nugget’s third year back at camp, and her second as a counselor. Nugget currently attends Stephen F. Austin State University. Next semester will be her sophomore year at college. Nugget is a kinesiology major and a nutrition minor. She aspires to be an athletic trainer after she graduates college. She is on the athletic training team where she works with the football team. Nugget has a passion for helping athletes get better, and get them back on the field quickly and safely. She is excited to be working at the football games next semester. God has been teaching Nugget so many different things at college. He has been teaching her how important community is in her journey with Christ. He is also teaching her to trust in Him more. She has found an incredible group of friends that help her in her walk with Christ. She is excited for many more years with them.

Nugget is so excited to be coming back to camp for another summer. She has fallen in love with Camp Thurman and everything they do. She is so grateful for the people that she has met at camp. She is also excited to help campers with their own journeys with Christ. She is also excited to be called back to Macedonia for a mission trip this summer. God is calling Nugget to serve His people this summer. She is so excited to see what God will be doing at camp, and in her life, this summer!