A Day in the Life of Flower City Work Camp
Work Camp begins with registration on Monday and continues through the closing session of praise and testimony on Friday ending at 11:30 a.m. In between are times of work, prayer, teaching, worship, socializing, eating and (a little) sleep. Here’s a typical day at Flower City Work Camp:
6:00a.m. Wake – up
6:30a.m. Breakfast Shift #1
7:00a.m. Breakfast Shift #2
7:30a.m. Morning Praise & Worship
8:00a.m. Depart for work sites
8:30a.m. Sidewalk Clubs get together to prepare music, lessons and drama for the day; Work sites arrive and begin preparing for a day of work, which might include cleaning out basements, putting up dry wall, painting, installing new windows, yard work, installing ceilings and flooring, bathroom repairs, new kitchen cabinets and counters, etc., etc., etc.
Basketball Camps and Soccer Camps head out to the community center to begin passing out invitations and preparing for the day’s camp
11:00a.m. Prayer walks for some work sites; Sidewalk Clubs head out to their sites to pass out invitations and take a Prayer Walk through the neighborhoods in which they’ll be serving
Noon Lunch and devotions for work sites; Sidewalk Clubs begin their first club
1:00p.m. Work sites continue cleaning, repairing and installing
2:00p.m. Prayer walks for some work sites
3:00p.m. Sidewalk Clubs begin the second Club of the day
4:00p.m. Work sites begin cleanup to prepare to head back to Home Base
4:30p.m. Dinner is underway at Home Base; Sidewalk Clubs prepare to return to Home Base; free time until evening session for writing notes for Encouragement Envelopes, getting to know new friends, showering, etc.
7:30p.m. Evening session of worship, prayer, teaching and videos
9:30p.m. Snack Bar opens
10:00p.m. Cabin Time
11:00p.m. Lights out!