Each week the Ministry Bound crew meets with one of Ironwood's directors or team leaders to discuss topics of the camping ministry. The meeting begins with a time for questions and answers about the happenings of the previous week.


Presenter Date

Camp Mission Statement

Sam Sept. 20

Philosophy of Maintenance, Projects & Volunteers

Andrew Sept. 27

Philosophy of Progress

Sam Oct. 4

Camp Speakers and Sponsors

Sam Oct. 11

Church and Camp Issues

Sam Oct. 18

Top 10 Distractions

Sam Nov. 1

Camping Trends

Sam Nov. 8

Strategic Planning

Walt Nov. 15

Core Values

Sam Dec. 6

Philosophy of Retail in the Camp Ministry

Carol Jan. 3

Camps for Adults

Sam Jan. 10

Financial Principles of Operation

Walt Jan. 17

Custom Camps

Sam Jan. 24

Finish Right and Functional Failure

Sam Jan. 31

Food Philosophy

Wayne Feb. 7

Growth and Change

Sam Feb. 14

Working with Junior Highers

Stephen Feb. 21

Camp from a Youth Pastor’s Perspective

Scott Feb. 28


Sam Mar. 7

Grounds Philosophy

Wayne Mar. 21

Office Etiquette and Use

Sam Mar. 28

Games & Competition

Scott & Carol Apr. 4

Fundraising and Development

Walt Apr. 11

High & Low Ropes Course Differences, Uses, and Building

Carol Apr. 18


Sam Apr. 25

Debriefing a Team-building Event

Carol May 2


Ben May 9

Keeping It Ministry

Sam May 16

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