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#waterslide

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So today the team had there water slide training we can’t wait to start using the water slide again!

#whowillwin?

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Our volunteers enjoying a game of table tennis at lunch time. Who will win Nat or Lyn

#sunnyday

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Blessed by such nice weather on a work day that even our housekeeper Lala wanted to be outside!

#aonothercamp

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On this short camp we have had fun mopping mud off the ceiling, serving a roast gammon tea, and rolling up the bouncy castle!

#toystory

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So we really love dressing up and doing game intros!! This is for a game called Buzzy and Woody!!

#postman

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And there’s yet more games on camp.... postman I wonder how many letters got posted!! Also can you guess who’s behind the postbox?!

#batman

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We are Batman

#flotheman

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To honour flo the man, he has done a grand job today building something important if you want to figure out what you have to come to the Oakes. nofilter nofilterneeded firsttimebloggin

#crazycostumes

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We found some crazy costumes today for game intros for the upcoming Camp!!

#mumsanddaughters

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Second day of our mums and daughters camp and here is a few pictures of the ETERNAL maintenance unit cleaning away and the dorm leaders enjoying tonight’s movie night!

#ladiesnight

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What a day! Started our day doing an over-view of Acts to prep for summer! We had our scheduled tea break ( as Elle and Charlotte are so beautiful demonstrating ), and spent the last half of our study day prepping workshops for... more

#305 followers

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day in the life of Charlotte: A fabulous day today- we’ve reached 305 followers! thank you all!

#adayinthelifeofGeri

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A day in the life of Geri - ft his trip to the local garden centre for his 1-2-1 and him hard at work building a fire.

#lastdayofcamp

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Our housekeeper is doing an amazing job at making lists of jobs for our awesome emu and support team, and soon she will need a third arm to keep on writing. It may be the last day of camp but we are having so much fun watchin... more

#pancakesforbreakfast

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Pancake Morning at the Oakes!! Kezia seems particularly thrilled to be cooking this morning! She must like pancakes a lot, huh?

#halfterm2

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On our 2nd Half Term camp these are just some of the many things that have happened on our mission to share the gospel with kids. 1. We are blessed by the amount of support team and here is a picture of them enjoying some fre... more

~lotsoffunoncamp

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Unfortunately the camp is over but don’t be sad because we have some nice pictures from this amazing camp for you!

~tuckshop

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it’s half term and our first camp has started what’s you favourite tuck?! We can’t wait to see you on a camp soon for more fun and more tuck

~cleaningforcamp

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Half term 1 coming up. House is clean and spotless. We are looking forward to an amazing weekend with an amazing message about Jesus!

#workdays

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Beautiful weather for our work day today

Half Term - 10-14s - February 2019

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We weren't able to film our Half Term 2 camp so instead, here are a few photos in a short slideshow.

Half Term - 11-15s - February 2019

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Have a look back at our first Half Term camp in this highlight video.

Mums and Daughters - 11-15s - February 2019

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Take a further look at our first Mums and Daughters camp with this highlight video!

#teamwalk

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Had a very important safeguarding lecture until noon. Then we went out as a team to enjoy the beauty God has made!

#funonmums&daughters

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The daughter/mothers camp is on! This means a lot of fun, activities and delicious food. But this means also a lot of wash up

#howmanycupscanyoucarryinonego?

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So tonight we had lots of fun with washing up.... mums and daughters night one completed!! We can’t wait for more laughter and fun! (Also I think Sam really likes his mug skills...) #funattheoakes

#fossils

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Shout out to @creationministries for coming in today to deepen the teams understanding on the Bible and science!

#readyforanothercamp

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Prep day today got me like.... JK prep days are awesome opportunities to get stuff done and to prepare for the upcoming camp!! #theoakes

#anotherworkday

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Fun on our workday ....why is she eating the dirt?! #funattheoakes

#goodbyes

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This last month we’ve had to say goodbye to a few gap team members. We already miss Linda, Lauren, and Marie who worked heartily for the Lord ( Colossians 3:23-24! ) and we can’t wait to see them and work with them again soo... more

#snowy work day

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Even on a day when we can’t feel our toes, and the mud is frozen, you can still find us working outside, digging, and cutting down trees.

Dads and Lads - January 2019

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It's here, the first highlight video of the year! Take a look at the fun and fellowship from our Dads and Lads camp.