& Auction Fundraiser
last 3 months have been quite the adventure with many twists,
turns, ups, and downs along the way. Beginning of May, we weren't
sure it would be possible to have summer camp at all. Yet God
has graciously opened the door for summer camp.
of the highlights of the summer at Camp Lone Star is our annual
BBQ Fundraiser. This event serves as our largest gathering of
friends and family as well as our largest fundraiser for the ministry.
While we look forward to this event each year, we also recognize
that this is a unique year with unique challenges. As a result
of the restrictions in place, and out of great concern for health
and safety, we have made the difficult decision to
cancel the 2020 Annual BBQ Weekend. This decision
was not made lightly but was made because we are committed to
ensuring the safety and well-being of our supporters, friends
& family, and staff members. Even though our Sunday morning
worship service takes place outside, we have some other obstacles,
including keeping distance in our food serving lines and our auction
43:19 says "Behold, I am doing a new thing; now it springs
forth, do you not perceive it? I will make a way in the wilderness
and rivers in the desert."
that God is indeed doing a new thing, here and now in the summer
of 2020. While we may not be able to hold our traditional BBQ
Fundraiser, but we still want to invite you to be a part of supporting
this ministry and share in the stories of life-transformation
here at camp. During the month of July, we are launching the By
Faith Fundraising Campaign. Camp relies heavily on
the financial support raised during BBQ Weekend.
year, over $90,000 was raised to support the operational expenses
and ministry of Camp Lone Star. In the month of July, we have
set a "By Faith" goal of $92,000. We truly
believe that God is doing a new thing here at Camp Lone Star.
Throughout the month
of July on our social media pages and email newsletters, you will
hear how God has been using this ministry during the last year,
as well as the incredible ways He is making a way for the future
of Camp Lone Star, even in the midst of a pandemic.
And so, friends, will
you prayerfully consider partnering with us By Faith during the
month of July in making a way for the future of Camp Lone Star?
to read more about the By Faith Fundraising Campaign!