Camp Ability 2018 Session 1 is coming to a close and it has been wonderful! The kids have had fun on their field trips, doing special activities with guests such as the MTSU Football team, bible lessons, and more!
Camp Ability provides a safe and affordable place, where children with special needs can continue receiving the care they need in the summer months. Camp also keeps these children physically active and socially involved with their peers while their parents can maintain working during the summer months. Special Kids is able to carry out its mission to serve Jesus Christ by caring for His children in the summer months through Camp Ability.
The campers and counselors of Camp Ability 2018 have been busy focusing on their theme “Miracles of Jesus” and Mark 9:23, “...Everything is possible for one who believes.”
Campers experienced a wide-variety of activities during Session 1 including: Bible Study, Music, MTSU Pool, Arts and Crafts, Puppet Show, ETC Gymnastics, Dance Party, Murfreesboro Miracle Field, Karate with Sensei Bill Taylor, MTSU Tennis, MTSU Football, Life Skills, Job Skills: Greenhouse Ministries, Jim 'N Nick's, Publix, and Amelia’s Closet, Water Day with the Murfreesboro Fire & Rescue Department, Picnic, Strike and Spare Bowling, Kona Ice, and Obstacle Course with Miss Murfreesboro Marybeth Arnett.
We are thankful to all the volunteers who have helped to make Session 1 so very memorable along with North Boulevard Church of Christ who have again blessed us with the use of their beautiful facility.
Camp Ability of Special Kids is a Christian, summer day camp for children and youth with special needs ages 6-25. The seven-week day camp is held during the months of June and July each year with the focus on Jesus Christ and serving each camper. Camp is designed to allow children with special needs to participate in an interactive, social, and fun environment. Camp Ability's caring counseling staff emphasizes children's abilities rather than disabilities and find ways for all campers to participate in activities. To put Camp Ability in one word- awesome!
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