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the Research hub

Maybe you’re getting ready for staff training, or wondering about connections between camp and church leaders. Maybe you’re planning next summer’s program and are looking for innovative ideas based on current culture. Whatever you’re looking for, this ever-growing body of research projects, articles, and resources is designed to lead you there.

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Research Projects

Use the filters below to find a project, view the latest findings, and see how you can engage with and apply the research to your own context.

Camp Builds

Camp Builds

OMC Director Survey

OMC Director Survey

Lutheran Campus Ministry Research Project

Lutheran Campus Ministry Research Project

The Confirmation Project

The Confirmation Project

Effective Camp

Effective Camp

Camp and Church Leadership Project

Camp and Church Leadership Project

Camp 2 Congregation

Camp 2 Congregation

Articles and Resources

Use the filters below to find a relevant article, podcast episode, or resource to help answers your pressing questions.

S3 E13: Learned This. Do That. Actionable Findings from Summer 2023

S3 E13: Learned This. Do That. Actionable Findings from Summer 2023

S3 E12: Family Camp: S’more Than a Vacation

S3 E12: Family Camp: S’more Than a Vacation

Getting Honest About Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Getting Honest About Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

S3 E11: Rewind on Recruiting Emerging Adults

S3 E11: Rewind on Recruiting Emerging Adults

Camp Builds Summer Staff Skills

Camp Builds Summer Staff Skills

S3 E10: 4 Vital Things Camp Builds

S3 E10: 4 Vital Things Camp Builds

The Big 4: A Roadmap to Revitalizing Ministry in the First third of Life

The Big 4: A Roadmap to Revitalizing Ministry in the First third of Life

S3 E9: 5 Camp New Year’s Resolutions for 2024

S3 E9: 5 Camp New Year’s Resolutions for 2024

S3 E8: Favorites & Finding Ourselves in The Story

S3 E8: Favorites & Finding Ourselves in The Story

Created to be Connected

Created to be Connected

S3 E7: Spirituality in Camp & Culture

S3 E7: Spirituality in Camp & Culture

Is the Bible Safe?

Is the Bible Safe?

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