Be devoted to one another in love. Honor one another above yourselves.

Romans 12:10 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 

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

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

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

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

‘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


Pele has been working at Camp Thurman for two years now, He attended Kennedale High School and graduated in the Class of 2017. Pele will be attending Mcpherson College to play college soccer in the fall of 2017. Pele has shown true passion, excitement, and commitment in working at Camp Thurman. It provides him the opportunity to play in a safe environment with his campers while showing the love of Christ to them. He has shown the true love that he has for the Lord and working with his young campers, that are one day going to fill his shoes. Pele plans on Majoring in Buisness and someday hopes to own his own Christian Music Industry for teenagers, he has had this passion since he was eleven years old. He feels called from the Lord that he should teach students how to use their talents for Christ while growing in their walk and while also growing musically.