Silva’s Journey

I and my family came to the USA during WWII when I was 8 years old. When I was a teen I lived in N.Y. and had three girl friends of three different faiths, so I wanted to know which one was the true religion. A few years later I moved to Chicago, and a friend invited me to go …

Bullied Camper Connects with the Father’s Love

One of our campers on Word of Life Island for week 3 was bullied by friends and family, tortured by doubt and filled with confusion as he experimented with homosexuality. During the week at camp his counselor met with him many times and shared the love of Christ with him. On Thursday night of camp he bowed his head and …

Chalandra’s Story

Chalandra came from a background of sexual abuse and anger. She received Christ as her personal savior on Monday night and was overwhelmed by the Love of God. She was broken over the 3 more girls in her cabin who refused to ask Jesus into their heart and kept sharing the love of God with them.

Katy’s Story

Katy came to camp from a background of confusion, dysfunction in her home and rebellion. She came to Word of Life Island where she heard the Word taught all week and sat through several Gospel presentations, but didn’t accept Jesus Christ until Friday night after the last meeting. We give out the Spiritual Birth Certificates to all the campers that …

Stephany’s Story

Stephany came to Word of Life Island for week 3, along with 458 other campers. On Monday night, when the Salvation message and invitation was given, Stephany told her counselor that she wasn’t ready to get saved. As she opened up to her counselor during the week she revealed that she came from a back ground of drugs and gang …

Not by Chance

Joseph is a teen from North GA who came to Word of Life Camp in Florida with a church youth group he’d just met. ┬áHe left with a strong conviction that his attendance at camp during week three was not by chance, but a divine appointment. Here’s Joseph’s story in his own words: “I, too, feel as if this was …

Basketball Marathon in Lake Worth FL

This May, for the third straight year, Word of Life LCM has run a Basketball Marathon sponsored by Lake Worth Christian Reformed Church. This year we saw over 40 youth participate and hear the Gospel message. Pastor Dustin Mizell from Maranatha Bible Church in Lantana shared the Gospel and 9 students responded to the salvation message!