Come join our camp family and serve on summer staff with us! Our summers are very busy and LOADS OF FUN! We work hard and we play hard! We can’t do what we do at LaVerne Griffin Camp with out the help of our Summer staff. What better way to spend your Summer break, than to serve as camp staff in Alaska! Are you ready for the adventure of a lifetime?! We are looking for individuals that are 18 years or older, love the outdoors, love people, love Jesus, and love to share the love of Jesus with everyone! Throw in some fabulous, jaw-dropping sightseeing in the beautiful state of Alaska, and you will never want to leave! If that is YOU, check out more info below!
LaVerne Griffin Camp is nestled on 58 acres with a 125-acre lake stocked with rainbow trout and silver salmon. It is an incredible place to spend your summer. Each week, you will have the opportunity to serve campers of all ages and work with mission teams from all over the United States. This position will allow you to work hand in hand with kids, youth, and adults in a Christian setting through weeklong camps and mission projects. You will also serve behind-the-scenes assisting with daily cleaning tasks, working in kitchen and dish room, helping to serve meals, and maintaining grounds. You are asked to commit to at least 8 weeks of service (Usually Last week of May – End of July).
Those who serve at the camp become a part of our family. We live and serve together. We pray and study God’s Word together. We walk together, laugh together, cry together, and rejoice together throughout the summer. Each day begins with staff devotion and prayer time. You will be surrounded by wonderful Christian leaders who encourage you to use your gifts and talents to serve others in unique and out-of-the-box ways. You will be encouraged to stretch yourself, search yourself, and strive to grow personally.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Assist with all aspects of camp ministry such as daily cleaning, grounds maintenance, food preparation and service, assisting mission teams in completing projects, serving as a part of leadership team for kids and youth camps, lead staff/camp devotions, as well as any other duties necessary to serve campers. Serve as a cabin leader if needed, assist with worship and recreation times, use specific gifts and talents (playing an instrument, singing, art, computers, photography, videography)
Summer Missionary Staff provide their own airfare to and from Alaska!
Project Location: 4495 West Little Cloud, Wasilla, AK, 99654
Chugach Baptist Association (partnering with Hatcher Pass Baptist Association)
Project Date: June 1st – July 22nd 2023
2222 West 100th Avenue
Anchorage, AK 99515
Application here: https://forms.gle/cpHWN8VLkdB2z96CA
- Must be 18 years or older
- A sincere love for the Lord and a desire to see others come to know and grow in Him
- An eagerness to learn and grow both personally and spiritually
- Evidence of a consistent walk with God
- A servant attitude and ability to work together for the good of the ministry and staff
- Work well with others
- Follow instructions
- Show initiative
- Work without constant supervision
- Good communication and people skills
- Willing to try new things
- Problem solving skills
- Ability to multi-task
- Must be able to complete duties that require standing, squatting, lifting, and walking
- Flexibility and a willingness to work with leadership, fellow staff and guests
Provided: Housing, meals. Camp provides needed local transportation, including to and from airport in Anchorage.
Not provided: Airfare to and from Alaska is not provided.