Encounter Teen Winter Camps 2018 2017-11-30T09:08:21+00:00

ENCOUNTER 2018 – KNOW HOPE

Christian Teen Winter Camp Located in the Heart of New England! Register your youth group today for a weekend your teens won’t soon forget!


Pricing: Jan 19-21 – Mar 2-4:

$155.00 per person

First 2 & Last 2 Weekends:

$145.00 per person


Two Easy Ways to Register:

or Register by Phone: 603-532-8321

Located in New Hampshire, Encounter Teen Winter Camps are New Hampshire’s premiere Christian Winter Camp experience for youth group’s all over New England, New York, New Jersey and beyond! Register your youth group today for a winter weekend your teens soon won’t forget! Join hundreds of other teens from all over New England! Our teen winter camp is designed with you (the youth leader) in mind. So sit back, relax, spend time with your youth group and be confident in knowing that Monadnock has all of the details and programming figured out. You simply get to spend a life changing weekend at our teen winter camp with your students in the heart of New England

 


Theme for 2018:

 KNOW HOPE

HOPE is the bedrock of your life. It provides the courage you need to live out the greatest adventure you will ever know…your life in Christ. We’ll tackle the difficult aspects of life and provide answers to help overcome the stress and anxiety of life that is crippling students today. Join us as we explore together the simplistic, yet vast depths of God’s love, mercy, grace, and hope.

The answer: the Author of Hope – Jesus Christ.


Leaders – want more information? Call us @ 603-532-8321


Highlights:

  • Biblical and Dynamic Teaching
  • Excellent and Engaging Music
  • Extended Group Discussion Times
  • Indoor Mini Golf
  • Speedball Course (paintball)
  • Snow Tubing
  • Indoor Heated Swimming Pool
  • Snack Shop
  • Camp Store
  • Group Games and Activities
  • Tournaments
  • Tie-Dye
  • Game Room
  • Post-Camp Content
  • Located in the heart of New England
  • Specific Jr High & Teen Winter Camp Weekends


What to Bring:

  • Bedding: sleeping bags or bed sheets, pillowcases and pillows. Linens and blankets can be provided but in a very limited supply
  • Toiletries: towels, face cloths, toothpaste, toothbrush, deodorant, etc
  • Attire: winter clothes, modest bathing suits, swim towels, extra socks, warm footwear, etc.  If a female does not have a modest one piece bathing suit, she must wear a dark color t-shirt over the bathing suit she has
  • Personal items: Bible, note book, pen/pencil, etc
  • Spending Money: For camp store, snack shop, vending machines, paintball, etc

What Not to Bring:

  • Drugs, Alcohol and/or Tobacco
  • Attire with offensive language/symbols and immodest clothing
  • Skis, Snowboards, Sleds and/or Snow Tubes
  • Smoking is prohibited on Monandock property or surrounding properties


Encounter Dates for 2018:

Speaker & Bands

Jan 5-8, 2018:(JR High Weekend)

Speaker: Jay Trainer

Jay Trainer is a passionate follower of Christ, a husband, a daddy, an evangelist focused on students, and a ministry resourcing partner. He is the founder and coach of Infuzion, an itinerant youth ministry team. Jay currently travels with Infuzion around the United States, advocating excellence in organizations, individuals, and the people they serve.

 

Worship Band: Chris Allen Band

Originally based out of Houston, TX, it has been an amazing journey for the band. They have been based out of Texas, Florida, Arkansas, and now Boston, MA. The band has been in Boston since August of 2011.   They are excited now to be there following a call God placed on their hearts to start a non-profit ministry called God Is Bigger Ministries. This ministry is geared to reach students everywhere, and specifically, college students in the Northeast. It’s an exciting time for sure as their band/music is still going full speed ahead.


Jan 12-14, 2018:

Speaker: Jason George

Jason serves as an itinerant Evangelist and Bible Teacher with Narrow Trail Ministries Over the last 20 years, God has graciously allowed him to share the gospel across the United States and overseas. In his preaching and teaching, he highly values gospel clarity. He loves helping people not only understand the truth of the gospel, but also how it can transform their lives from the inside out. More info at: www.narrowtrail.com

Worship Band: Chris Allen Band


Originally based out of Houston, TX, it has been an amazing journey for the band. They have been based out of Texas, Florida, Arkansas, and now Boston, MA. The band has been in Boston since August of 2011.   They are excited now to be there following a call God placed on their hearts to start a non-profit ministry called God Is Bigger Ministries. This ministry is geared to reach students everywhere, and specifically, college students in the Northeast. It’s an exciting time for sure as their band/music is still going full speed ahead.


Jan 19-21, 2018: SOLD OUT!

Speaker: Josh Wyatt

Josh Wyatt is the founder and lead pastor of Charles River Church. In addition to seeing the Boston area reached for Christ, he has a passion to see the spiritual tide turned in New England in his lifetime. Josh has bachelor and seminary degrees in Biblical Studies and Church Ministries. He has started ministries for youth and families in urban housing developments along with new churches in Greater Boston. On top of his ministries in Boston, he enjoys traveling to speak across the country with a unique focus on the northeast.

Worship Band: Chris Allen Band

Originally based out of Houston, TX, it has been an amazing journey for the band. They have been based out of Texas, Florida, Arkansas, and now Boston, MA. The band has been in Boston since August of 2011.   They are excited now to be there following a call God placed on their hearts to start a non-profit ministry called God Is Bigger Ministries. This ministry is geared to reach students everywhere, and specifically, college students in the Northeast. It’s an exciting time for sure as their band/music is still going full speed ahead.


Jan 26-28, 2018: SOLD OUT!

Speaker: Pete DeAngelis

Pete DeAngelis serves as the Youth Pastor at South Shore Baptist Church in Hingham, MA. He was born and raised in Fairfield, CT. He grew up in the church and trusted in Christ at a young age. In high school and college (Central CT State) Pete played football. At the start of his junior year God called him away from football. This brought him the opportunity to work at ESPN during his final year in college. After college he moved to Hingham to work at SSBC. Pete is an established and gifted preacher and teacher at SSBC. Pete has completed his M.A. in Biblical Studies and is pursuing his M.Div. at Southern Seminary. Pete is recently married to his wife, Sammy, and he enjoys hiking, sports, athletic endeavors, the New York Giants, Boston Celtics, reading, and barbeques. For more information about his ministry visit: www.southshorebaptist.com/youth

Worship Band: RTD

RTD started right here in New Hampshire at camp, and they are 4 friends who love bringing people to the place where they can freely worship our King Jesus Christ. They always want to point people back to God through music and that all honor and glory would always be Gods and never be robbed from HIM. Their mission is to create a spiritual collision or connection between God and His people through music and His leading.


Feb 2-4, 2018

Speaker: Chris Allen

Chris is originally from Houston, TX where he began his ministry career and is now based out of Boston, MA.  While pursuing pastoral ministry in College at Houston Baptist University, God called him into worship ministry.  He traveled around the United States for the next 10 years leading worship, writing and recording worship songs, and ministering through music. Five years ago Chris and his wife Ruthie felt God was calling them to New England to start God Is Bigger Ministries, a conference ministry for students in New England.  While still traveling and ministering in different parts of the country, Chris now travels mainly in New England speaking and/or leading worship, and putting on God Is Bigger Conferences.

www.godisbiggerministries.com    www.chrisallenband.com

Worship Band: RTD

RTD started right here in New Hampshire at camp, and they are 4 friends who love bringing people to the place where they can freely worship our King Jesus Christ. They always want to point people back to God through music and that all honor and glory would always be Gods and never be robbed from HIM. Their mission is to create a spiritual collision or connection between God and His people through music and His leading.


Feb 9-11, 2018: SOLD OUT!

Speaker: Josh Wyatt

Josh Wyatt is the founder and lead pastor of Charles River Church. In addition to seeing the Boston area reached for Christ, he has a passion to see the spiritual tide turned in New England in his lifetime. Josh has bachelor and seminary degrees in Biblical Studies and Church Ministries. He has started ministries for youth and families in urban housing developments along with new churches in Greater Boston. On top of his ministries in Boston, he enjoys traveling to speak across the country with a unique focus on the northeast.

Worship Band: RTD

RTD started right here in New Hampshire at camp, and they are 4 friends who love bringing people to the place where they can freely worship our King Jesus Christ. They always want to point people back to God through music and that all honor and glory would always be Gods and never be robbed from HIM. Their mission is to create a spiritual collision or connection between God and His people through music and His leading.


Feb 16-18, 2018: SOLD OUT!

Speaker: Ryan Reveley

Ryan Reveley is the Pastor of Chelmsford Bible Church. Originally from Arkansas, Pastor Ryan moved to Massachusetts 12 years ago with his wife Allie. They have been married for 13 years and have three boys named Caedmon, Shepherd, and Rex. Ryan also serves as the chaplain for the Lowell Spinners, the single A club for the Boston Red Sox. Ryan is a huge Star Wars fan and an even bigger comic book nerd. “My heart is for Jesus and to see people come to him. He is honored and humbled to be a part of what God is doing in New England.

Worship Band: Chris Allen Band

Originally based out of Houston, TX, it has been an amazing journey for the band. They have been based out of Texas, Florida, Arkansas, and now Boston, MA. The band has been in Boston since August of 2011.   They are excited now to be there following a call God placed on their hearts to start a non-profit ministry called God Is Bigger Ministries. This ministry is geared to reach students everywhere, and specifically, college students in the Northeast. It’s an exciting time for sure as their band/music is still going full speed ahead.


Feb 23-25, 2018:

Speaker: Daryl Reininger

Daryl is an Associate Pastor in Westborough, MA. Though he is no longer a Student Pastor, he still has a real passion to see teenagers understand the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Daryl’s greatest passion when preaching is to teach the Bible in a way that connects with people and challenges them to surrender everything to Christ.

 

Worship Band: Chris Allen Band

Originally based out of Houston, TX, it has been an amazing journey for the band. They have been based out of Texas, Florida, Arkansas, and now Boston, MA. The band has been in Boston since August of 2011.   They are excited now to be there following a call God placed on their hearts to start a non-profit ministry called God Is Bigger Ministries. This ministry is geared to reach students everywhere, and specifically, college students in the Northeast. It’s an exciting time for sure as their band/music is still going full speed ahead.


 Mar 2-4, 2018

Speaker: Josh Wyatt

Josh Wyatt is the founder and lead pastor of Charles River Church. In addition to seeing the Boston area reached for Christ, he has a passion to see the spiritual tide turned in New England in his lifetime. Josh has bachelor and seminary degrees in Biblical Studies and Church Ministries. He has started ministries for youth and families in urban housing developments along with new churches in Greater Boston. On top of his ministries in Boston, he enjoys traveling to speak across the country with a unique focus on the northeast.

Worship Band: Chris Allen Band

Originally based out of Houston, TX, it has been an amazing journey for the band. They have been based out of Texas, Florida, Arkansas, and now Boston, MA. The band has been in Boston since August of 2011.   They are excited now to be there following a call God placed on their hearts to start a non-profit ministry called God Is Bigger Ministries. This ministry is geared to reach students everywhere, and specifically, college students in the Northeast. It’s an exciting time for sure as their band/music is still going full speed ahead.


Mar 9-11, 2018:

Speaker: Jason George

Jason serves as an itinerant Evangelist and Bible Teacher with Narrow Trail Ministries Over the last 20 years, God has graciously allowed him to share the gospel across the United States and overseas. In his preaching and teaching, he highly values gospel clarity. He loves helping people not only understand the truth of the gospel, but also how it can transform their lives from the inside out. More info at: www.narrowtrail.com

Worship Band: RTD

RTD started right here in New Hampshire at camp, and they are 4 friends who love bringing people to the place where they can freely worship our King Jesus Christ. They always want to point people back to God through music and that all honor and glory would always be Gods and never be robbed from HIM. Their mission is to create a spiritual collision or connection between God and His people through music and His leading.


Mar 16-18, 2018:

Speaker: Roy Baldwin

Roy has the honor of being married to his best friend, Karen, and leading and loving his three children. Roy is the Director of Monadnock Bible Conference, but has also worked with at-risk youth and parents for over 20 years in different settings; and most recently was the Director of Parenting and Youth at Focus on the Family. From the streets of New York City as a Family Advocate to the countryside of Central PA as a surrogate parent with his wife and as an administrator at a therapeutic foster care agency. Roy received his BA in Social Science from Nyack College and his MA in Leadership from Duquesne University. Roy’s life mission is to PURSUE Christ; TO KNOW, TO LOVE and TO LEAD his family; and EXTEND Grace to all.

Worship Band: RTD

RTD started right here in New Hampshire at camp, and they are 4 friends who love bringing people to the place where they can freely worship our King Jesus Christ. They always want to point people back to God through music and that all honor and glory would always be Gods and never be robbed from HIM. Their mission is to create a spiritual collision or connection between God and His people through music and His leading.



Teen Winter Camp Schedule:

*Our teen winter camp schedule is TENTATIVE, and may change due to weather, availability of staff and camper(s) needs.

Friday Night:
7:00 PM          Check-In/Activity Options
9:00 PM          Leaders Meeting in the Monadnock Room
10:00 PM        Kick-off Session!!!
11:30 PM        Snack
12:00 PM        In Rooms
12:30 AM        Lights Out/Dorms Quiet

Saturday Morning:
7:15 AM          Leaders Meeting in the Monadnock Room
8:00 AM          Breakfast
9:00 AM          Morning Session
10:30 AM        Group Devos/Discussions
11:15 AM        Group Photos

Saturday Afternoon/Evening:
12:00 PM        Lunch
1:30 PM – 4:30 PM    Activity Options
4:30 PM          Leaders Meeting in the Monadnock Room
5:00 PM          Dinner
6:30 PM          Game Finale
7:15 PM – 8:15 PM     Activity Options
8:45 PM          Evening Session
10:00 PM        Group Discussions
11:00 PM        In Rooms
11:45 PM        Lights Out/Dorms Quiet

Sunday Morning/Afternoon:
7:15 AM          Leaders’ Meeting in the Monadnock Room
8:00 AM          Breakfast
9:00 AM          Morning Session
10:30 AM        Group Devos/Discussions/Debrief
12:00 PM        Lunch
1:00 PM          Pack-up and Good-byes, see you soon!


 Jr. High Camp Schedule:

Friday Night:
7:00 PM          Check-In/Activity Options
8:30 PM          Leaders Meeting in the Monadnock Room
9:15 PM          Kick-off Session!!!
10:45 PM        Snack
11:15 PM        In Dorms
11:45 PM        Lights Out/Dorms Quiet

Saturday Morning:
7:30 AM          Leaders Meeting in the Monadnock Room
8:00 AM          Breakfast
9:00 AM          Morning Session
10:30 AM – 11:00 AM            Group Devos/Discussions
11:00 AM        Group Photos (by Discussion Room Location)

Saturday Afternoon/Evening:
12:00 PM        Lunch
1:00 PM – 4:30 PM    Activity Options
4:30 PM          Leaders’ Meeting in Monadnock Room
5:00 PM          Dinner
6:00 PM – 6:45 PM    Game Finale!
7:30 PM          Evening Session
8:45 PM          Group Discussions
9:15 PM          Activity Options
10:30 PM        In Dorms
11:00 PM        Lights Out/Dorms Quiet

Sunday Morning/Afternoon:
7:30 AM          Leaders’ Meeting in the Monadnock Room
8:00 AM          Breakfast
9:00 AM          Morning Session
10:30 AM – 11:00 AM: Group Devos/Discussions
11:00 AM        Pack-Up
12:00 PM        Lunch
1:00 PM         Good-byes, see you soon!!!

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Teen Winter Camp Activity Options:

*Our teen winter camp schedule TENTATIVE, and changes may happen based on weather, staffing availability and Campers needs for Teen Winter Camp.

Friday Night:
7:00 PM – 9:00 PM                Super Snack Shop (in the Ark)
7:00 PM – 9:30 PM                Indoor Pool
7:00 PM – 9:30 PM                Camp Store
7:00 PM – 9:30 PM                Hillside/GaGa
7:00 PM – 9:30 PM                Ark Game Room
7:00 PM – 9:30 PM                Night Tubing

Saturday: 

11:30 AM – 8:45 PM              Camp Store*
11:30 AM – 8:45 PM              Ark Game Room
1:30 PM – 2:30 PM               Snow Tubing (sign up in the office)
1:00 PM – 2:30 PM               GaGa Tournament (in Hillside)
1:30 PM – 2:30 PM               Paintball (sign up in the office)*
1:00 PM – 2:30 PM               Archery (weather permitting/sign up in the office)
1:00 PM – 4:30 PM               Tubing
1:00 PM – 4:00 PM               DIY Tie Dye (sign up in the office)*
1:00 PM – 4:30 PM               Indoor Pool
1:00 PM – 4:00 PM               Indoor Mini-Golf (sign up in the office)*
1:00 PM – 3:00 PM               Indoor Dodgeball (in the Chapel)
2:30 PM – 4:30 PM               Archery (weather permitting/sign up in the office)
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM               Snow Tubing (sign up in the office)
3:00 PM                         Belly Flop Competition (sign up in the office)
3:30 PM – 4:30 PM               Paintball (sign up in the office)*
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM               Ping Pong Tournament (sign up in the office)
2:30 PM – 4:15 PM               Super Snack Shop (in the Ark)*
7:15 PM – 8:15 PM                 Night Tubing
7:15 PM – 8:15 PM                 Snack Shop
7:15 PM – 8:15 PM                 Indoor Pool
7:15 PM – 8:15 PM                 Camp Store

* = Extra Fee(s)

Jr. High Activity Options:

Friday Night:
7:00 PM – 8:30 PM                Super Snack Shop (in the Ark)*
7:00 PM – 8:30 PM                Indoor Pool
7:00 PM – 8:30 PM                Camp Store*
7:00 PM – 8:30 PM                Hillside/GaGa
7:00 PM – 8:30 PM                Ark Game Room
7:00 PM – 8:30 PM                Night Tubing

Saturday:
11:30 AM – 6:45 PM              Camp Store*
11:30 AM – 6:45 PM              Ark Game Room
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM               Snow Tubing (sign up in the office)
1:00 PM – 2:30 PM               GaGa Tournament (in Hillside)
1:30 PM – 2:30 PM               Paintball (sign up in the office)*
1:00 PM – 2:30 PM               Archery (weather permitting/sign up in the office)
1:00 PM – 4:30 PM               Tubing

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