Project Type: Bible Study/Discipleship/Worship, Construction/Maintenance, Resource Needs
Length of Assignment: 1 week or less
Spiritual Needs – Prayer first and foremost. Need for people to pray for the missionaries as they plan ways to use Hillcrest Baptist Camp as an evangelistic tool to reach and disciple children, youth, and adults for Christ in southern IL and western KY. Pray that they will have God’s vision for the use of Hillcrest Baptist Camp. Pray for the financial needs of the camp and directors.
Mission work teams are needed to serve during the week or on weekends to do general cleaning, repair work, maintenance, and general clerical/computer work.
They are also in need of twin bunk beds (have to meet certain regulations) and teams to help remove pews from the chapel and replace with folding chairs.
Resource Needs: D-Con boxes (full-size boxes), AA batteries, 9 volt batteries, copy paper (all colors, especially white), security envelopes (#10 – 4 1/4″ x 9 1/2″ – pull & seal), toilet fill valves, bug bombs, wasp spray, toilet paper, paper towels, dishwashing liquid, anti-bacterial pump soap, baking soda (odor and dirt eliminator), trash bags (small, medium, & large), brooms and dustpans, metal chairs, Renuzit air fresheners, laundry detergent, cleaning supplies (toilet bowl cleaner, window cleaner, all-purpose disinfectant cleaner, rags. buckets, mops, toilet bowl brushes), weed killer. Can also use sunscreen and travel-size items (lotion, toothpaste, toothbrushes, etc.).
Large items: chipper, chainsaw, new tractor, railroad ties.
Hillcrest Baptist Camp is sponsored by Baptist churches and associations in Illinois and Kentucky.
Size of Teams: May vary.
Housing and Food Preparation:
Housing provided in camp cabins/dorms. Meals may be provided. Kitchen available.
Cost Per Person (if applicable): Call for information
Materials for Project: Will need to be provided by teams.
Are Background Checks of Volunteers Required for this project? Call for information.
Youth accepted with adult supervision (5:1 ratio).
A pre-visit is required.
Chad & Jennifer Wease
RR 1, Box 254-A
Cave-in-Rock, IL 62919
Association: Antioch, Big Saline, & Union Baptist Associations in IL. Union, Ohio River, Ohio Valley, West Union, Caldwell/Lyon, West Kentucky, Little River, & Graves County Baptist Associations in KY.