SWEET CORN & QUILT FESTIVAL RAISES $52,000!
Aug 21, 2017
It was a beautiful day for our Sweet Corn & Quilt Festival
with 850 attending on Sunday August 13, 2017. The day was filled with community and creation
as people gathered to celebrate Bible Camp. People hung out under trees and talked about their lives and shared
As people gathered in the Chapel for worship,
all were invited to praise God for 1,469 campers this summer (the 2016 total was
Then it was off to the Lodge for
the Sweet Corn Feed that included mouth watering sweet corn, beef on a bun, and
As people sat, they chatted and
shared conversation with new people and old friends.
They shared their favorite camp story and
many listened to summer camp missionary stories from this summer.
Finally at 1:30pm, the Live Auction
And oh what fun it was for 2
hours of bidding and celebrating.
beautiful quilts and story of life changing camp inspired people to bid
generously as they gave to their camp. With your help UMM was able to raise $
53,000 in one day
So Thank YOU for your generosity to the 1,469 summer campers. With your support, it is possible for us to
continue to change the lives of each camper who attends your camp. We appreciate your participation in Upper
Missouri Ministries and look forward to continued support and growth in our
ministries in the coming years.