This past summer, I witnessed one of our counselors talking with her camper by our historic holly tree. I could tell it was not a normal conversation and I noticed afterwards that this normally upbeat counselor was sad. She shared with me that her camper was not following Jesus and really didn’t even care
The need is great, the people are coming, and the Board and Staff of New Life Camp want to take full advantage of the growth with which the Lord has blessed us. This year we have the most campers registered for Summer Camp than ever in the history of the ministry of New Life Camp!
The uniqueness of New Life Camp lies in the fact that it has never left its roots as a summer camp that exhorts thousands of young people to walk towards God’s best for their lives through a personal relationship with Jesus Christ. But the infrastructure of New Life Camp has not evolved and kept pace
Wake County’s population has exploded around the 72 quiet wooded acres of New Life Camp. The campus looks better than ever due to hard work and careful attention to clean, neat, and efficient space; and while the activity, energy, and growth are at an all-time high, the buildings and infrastructure have become overburdened and obsolete.
New Life Camp was started more than five decades ago with the mission to see kids transformed by the gospel of Jesus Christ. In the 1950’s, families drove their kids down a two-lane dirt road to get to New Life Camp that was far removed from the city. More than half a century ago, there