Summer Trips & Camp 2018

Vacation Bible School (3yrs – Completed 5th Grade) is August 6th – 10th. This is a week-long opportunity for children to explore and learn about their faith through Bible stories, music, games, crafts and more.  Pastor Jennifer will lead a half day program (9am – noon) for our Pre-K kids while counselors from Good Earth Village will bring the experience of camp to Grace for our elementary aged kids from 9am -3pm. Lunch and Snack will be provided.

Pre-K Half Day Registration HERE

K – 5th Grade VBS Registration HERE 

Local Mission Trip (Completed 6th – 12th Grade) is August 6th – 10th. This is opportunity for our teenagers to serve in the Albert Lea Community and have fellowship with one another. Ashley will be leading a full day program (9am – 3pm) with different activities each day. Lunch & Snack will be provided. 9th – 12th Graders will also have the option to help with VBS if interested.

Local Mission Trip Registration HERE

Confirmation Camp (7th Grade) Mark your calendars for June 10 – 15, 2018 for Confirmation Camp! This is a week of camp at Good Earth Village that 7th graders are asked to attend part of the Confirmation program at Grace. Contact Ashley for more information.

National Youth Gathering 2018 (9th – 12th Grade)  This trip will take place June 25 – July 2, 2018. We are currently fundraising for this trip. Please send continuous prayers as prepare, plan and venture off to Houston, TX.

Valley Fair Trip Grace Lutheran & First Lutheran are teaming up to take a trip to Valley Fair on July 18th from 8:00am – 10:00pm. This is open to 7th – 12th graders and cost $25/per person including ticket and transportation. If you are interested, please contact Ashley or sign up on the Children, Youth & Family Board by July 15th.  We are also looking for chaperones for this event!

Bible Camp  Interested in sending your child Bible Camp this summer? Grace Lutheran will pay for part of your child’s tuition! Many youth chose to attend Good Earth Village in Spring Valley, but families are welcome to check out other Bible Camps. Contact Ashley for more information about what we will help pay for this summer.


Summer Camp Opportunities Outside of Grace Lutheran Church

Good Earth Village Bible Camp

Ewalu Bible Camp

Ingham Lake Lutheran Bible Camp