Full summer of conferences, events ahead

Full summer of conferences, events ahead

More than a dozen week-long and weekend camps and conferences are set for this summer at BBC&S, a busy season that brings nearly 4,000 people of all ages to campus.

BBC&S Adult summer conferences provide men, women and families with a time to be encouraged by growth and renewal. Each conference allows people to connect with old and new friends from across the country and around the world.

Youth camps provide significant Gospel-centered opportunities to grow in the faith while developing leadership skills. Building athletic skills and spiritual growth is the emphasis of the five week-long sports camps available for children and teens.

It is also a special time as the new $5.6 million Kempton Athletic Center becomes a part of campus.

Links to all summer programs are online at

Summer 2012 Events
Men's Conference
May 18-19
This powerful weekend event aims to refresh and invigorate laymen, pastors, and Christian leaders through effective and challenging Bible teaching and fellowship with others.
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LYFE Women's Conference
June 7-9
LYFE, or "Live Your Faith Everyday," inspires women to live for God in the big and little things of life through powerful and encouraging Bible teaching.
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Summer Golf Tournament
June 14-15
Players gather for a special weekend of fellowship on the golf course. Giveaways and trophies will be awarded for several specialty contests.
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Volunteers Weeks
June 17-23 and July 8-14
Volunteers gather each year to serve in several different areas on campus. The time combines service and fellowship while reconnecting with old friends and making new ones.
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BBC&SJunior High Boot Camp
July 16-20
Boot Camp aims to prepare junior high students with the skills they need to face the issues and key questions that come their way.
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Teen Leadership Conference
July 23-28 and July 30-August 4
TLC is designed to train and equip high school students with biblical leadership skills to take back to their homes, schools, and youth groups. Students will have an impact for God in the lives of their friends.
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Big Blue and Defender Sports Camps
July 1-6, July 8-14, July 16-20, August 5-10, and August 13-17
Five different sports camps help students build athletic and leadership skills. Camps is basketball and soccer are offered for students in elementary through high school. The camps emphasize training in athleticism and sportsmanship, as well as character and spiritual growth.
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Building On Campus
Work continues to advance on the Kempton Athletic Center.

The facility will add 62,000 square feet of space for health and physical education classrooms, offices, and athletic activities. The completed building will also provide more area for BBC&S conferences and events.

Stay up to date on Kempton Athletic Center progress and learn more at

Baptist Bible College & Seminary offers an outstanding Christian education through on-campus, online, and other distance learning options. Students go beyond the ordinary, learning to learn and serve with excellence as they gain critical leadership and life skills.

To learn more, go to or call 570.586.2400.

Posted on: 3/12/2012 9:59:55 AM

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