The Workcamp Ministry has announced a theme and released a logo for the 2013 workcamps to be held next summer.
In other news, the new set of coordinators have begun their work.
Katie Cummings of Summit Church of the Brethren in Bridgewater, Va., and
Tricia Ziegler of Sebring (Fla.) Church of the Brethren, are serving as
workcamp coordinators through Brethren Volunteer Service (BVS). Their
official start date was Aug. 20, and they will complete BVS orientation
later this fall.
Emily Tyler, the new denominational staff person overseeing workcamps
as well as BVS recruitment, also recently started her work with the
For 2013, the ministry has announced the theme “Deeply Rooted,” with
the additional tagline, “Let your living spill over into thanksgiving.”
The logo for 2013 was designed by Debbie Noffsinger.
The theme is based on Colossians 2:6-7 (The Message): "My counsel for
you is simple and straightforward: Just go ahead with what you've been
given. You received Christ Jesus, the Master; now live him. You're
deeply rooted in him. You're well constructed upon him. You know your
way around the faith. Now do what you've been taught. School's out; quit
studying the subject and start living it! And let your living spill
over into thanksgiving."
Source: 9/6/2012 Newsline