Junior High Charge • March 24-26, 2017

Living Water Ministries will be offering a youth event in Michigan for Junior High youth (grades 6-8) during 2017 centered in our mission of faith formation, service, leadership and community for all of God’s children. We have dubbed this program “Charge” and we will hold our first event at Great Wolf Lodge in Traverse City, MI from March 24-26, 2017. The Junior High Charge will bring youth together in the hopes to energize and form faith through worship, small groups, and congregational time. It is also our hope that through skillshops (workshops) emphasizing service opportunities, leadership development, and community (through Continue Reading →

Don’t Miss the Experience of a Lifetime! Camp is a lot of fun, but beneath the surface of fun activities like paddle boarding, zip-lining, gaga ball, swimming, canoeing, horseback riding, etc. is something much deeper. Beyond being a lot of fun, camp is an extremely meaningful experience. Primarily, the camp experience is meaningful because each camper grows in their understanding of God. Each camper grows in their relationship with Jesus Christ and understands more fully why Christ is important in their lives. Campers leave our programs with a clearer picture of why this faith thing matters to them and to Continue Reading →

Bass Lake Festival 2016!

While Bass Lake Festival is no longer a program provided by Living Water Ministries, it continues on through the dedicated efforts of youth ministry professionals in the Episcopal Diocese of Michigan and the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America in the lower peninsula of Michigan. The Bass Lake Festival is a Christian retreat for High School and College aged young people which provides an “outside the box,” grace-filled experience of the Christian faith. Through great music, unique learning opportunities, and a relaxed, community-building atmosphere, this event shares the Gospel with young people from all backgrounds and levels of maturity in a Continue Reading →

MYLA – Multicultural Youth Leadership Academy

Living Water Ministries is proud to announce MYLA (Multicultural Youth Leadership Academy)! MYLA is a program provided by our new ministry partners Rescue, Release, Restore and Shekinah Chapel (ELCA). www.rescuereleaserestore.org MYLA will occur August 5-12, 2016 at Stony Lake MYLA offers young men and ladies in high school (ages 13-16) a safe space where they will be developed and refined as leaders for a multicultural world. Campers from multiple cultural backgrounds will form community with one another, experience the richness of each cultures’ heritage, and develop together as leaders. Participants should already exhibit leadership qualities and will be selected from Continue Reading →