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The OM Norway Short term summer team will be helping at the summer camp in Saron's Valley. This is an annual summer family camp committed to inspire and renew Norwegian Christians of all ages.

The camp combines recreation and fellowship, and offers a varied program that includes large family gatherings, concerts, and other activities. One of the hallmarks is that families can get together and know that there will be high quality activities for all ages.

Singles welcome
Married couples welcome
Families welcome
Groups welcome
Dates
Fri 3 Jul 2020 to Sun 12 Jul 2020
Apply by
Sat 4 Apr 2020
Cost
490.00 USD
Ages
18 -
Ministry details

The children and youth program has become one of the summer's highlights for the kids. Its goal is to build open communities where children and adolescents are seen, meet Jesus and are equipped to live as his followers. The program provides a wide range of exciting, engaging and fun activities. You will help program leaders with activities for the children. You may also help with sales and service in the café/kiosk/grill, and other practical jobs.

In addition, the OM team plans to do evangelism in nearby towns, inviting camp participants to join in.

Participant profile

Have faith in Jesus, love children and youth, speak and understand the English language.

Accommodation

Participants will sleep on mattresses on the floor in a classroom, or in tents, if you can bring your own tent, sleeping bag and outdoor mattress. If accommodation exceptions are needed, please notify us in advance. This will result in additional cost.

Food

Breakfast, lunch and dinner is included. Any other food from café, kiosk or grill is at your own cost. Allergies and food intolerances can be accommodated for, but please notify us in advance.

Travel

Fly into Stavanger, Kristiansand, Oslo Torp or Oslo (OSL) Gardermoen airport EARLY on 3 July. Train to Gyland, Norway. OM Personnel will meet you at Gyland station and transport you to Saron's Dal (valley), the camp location.

Depart from Gyland by train to the airport July, no earlier than 9:00 a.m., if possible. When booking your flights, remember you will need to take the train to the airport. The train ride from Gyland to Stavanger city is 3 hours; to Oslo Gardermoen is 6 hours.

Health

Be in good health and able to sleep on the floor or ground. Expect to be physically active throughout the day.

Visa

Some people do not need a visa to visit Norway because they hold a passport from a country that Norway has a visa exemption agreement with. This also applies if you have a residence permit in an EU/EEA country or if you have a special passport. Check here to see if you do NOT need a visa: https://www.udi.no/en/word-definitions/persons-who-do-not-need-a-visa-to.... Those who do not need a visa to visit Norway, can stay here for up to 90 days. •You must have a passport which is valid for at least six months longer than the date you plan to leave Norway. Check here for additional rules that apply: https://www.udi.no/en/want-to-apply/visit-and-holiday/to-visit-norway-wi....

Notes

Early arrivals and later departures will need to arrange their own accommodation at an additional expense.

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