Total number of persons:
Dates you plan to stay (roman reckoning):
We recommend arriving on 10/5/17 or earlier since the
first Sabbath (high day) will begin that night.
Please choose which
FREE activities you
would like to participate in.
Note: signing up for
everything may make for a grueling schedule!
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# of children
- Daily lessons on the basic Hebrew Alphabet and
vowel points. Teaches you to how read and pronounce the Hebrew letters
so that you can read the Hebrew language. Attend every class OR pass the final exam to get a
free book on Hebrew grammar! Hebrew Class Children encouraged to participate!
Men get together and learn from one
another on how to be better husbands/fathers, and encouragement in overcoming
the challenges we have at work and home. Often the highlight of the
feast for many! A great time of fellowship
and developing friendships in Messiah. Mature teens may attend if
parents approve. Men's Meeting -
Daughters of the Light - Ladies will get together and learn
from each other on how to be better wives, mothers or singles. Bring
a dish along with your favorite tea, sweetener and teacups. Bring cookies to share if
you like. Mature teens may attend if parents approve.
A replica of Yahweh's
tabernacle in the wilderness will be built on the 3rd day of the
Children and teens welcome to be a part of this project. I have
skills in: Build the Wilderness Tabernacle - carpentry
- Learn to drill & sand down your own
authentic Kudu horn, then bring it home! Limited to one
free Shofar per immediate family. Shofar Making Larger shofars (up to 39" will be
available this year through the reservation system. Children encouraged to participate!
Tassel Making class - Children
encouraged to participate!!
Singles Class & Activity - Offered
for unmarried teens and adults. For some, the feasts are the only
time of year that unmarried believers of our faith can get to know
each other. We'll be sharing a teaching on purity, the biblical
method of finding a spouse, and doing a group activity to help break
the ice and learn what each of us are expecting in a marriage
- The scriptures
themselves will provide the clues, and a brief teaching will be
provided at each stop. Bring your bibles, it's sure to be an
adventure! Scripture Treasure Hunt
During the meetings,
children will be given something to do with their hands such as
coloring or some scripture related activity. Special children's activities -
- If there is
a child or teen with you who does not have an active father in their
life, we want to minister to them. We will quietly gather some men
together to spend quality time with fatherless children and teens in
a group setting. If you sign up, there will be a special note in
your welcome packet where the date, time and location is listed. Ministry to the Fatherless
Teens gather in separate
groups of girls and guys to discuss today's issues facing the youth.
10PM to Midnight. Midnight Midrash for teens - Parents expected and encouraged to
- One of the
meetings will be an opportunity for the youth to share music and a
special group event. Last year, the young people were a great
encouragement to all of us. We look forward to seeing Yahweh work
again this year. Youth and Family Night
# of items you plan to bring:
- We have a plan for
speeding up the auction this year. Bring some good quality items
that you would like to auction off and the proceeds will go toward
the alms fund or the ministry of Eliyah.com (you specify). Auction for Charity / Ministry
Midrash at the Tabernacle or Pavilion
Due to the heat, we were unable to do this
last year but this year we intend to move this activity out of the
tabernacle. At the pavilion or conference hall, we will be having an open scripture
discussion (Midrash) on most
afternoons, but it will be scheduled at the same time of other
afternoon events. Scripture Q & A, reading and discussion of various
scriptures/topics, group counseling, or whatever else Yahweh leads.
If you plan to attend, please sign up here
# of Adults
# of children
Children's activities are not provided during these sessions
and most of the discussions are likely to be above the
knowledge level of young children.
If you bring children, please ensure that they sit quietly.
Instead of Tabernacle Building
Instead of Shofar/Tassel making
Instead of Singles Class
Instead of Float Trip
Instead of Scripture Treasure Hunt
NOTE: All group activities are
You can make a formal reservation after registering
# of Adults
# of youth (ages 13-19)
# of children
Oct. 11th Group Float Trip -Canoes, kayaks and rafts available.
No fee if you have your own raft and transportation. Always a great
time to join other believers and take in the beautiful Ozark
scenery. You are required to purchase your canoe/raft/kayak
through the reservation system no later than the day before the
float trip (October 10th). If you wait until the same day, you will
not be able to join us.
10 yrs & Younger
Horseback Riding - The horses actually live at
the campground. This 45 minute event will be scheduled at the same
time as morning activities so you may miss a Hebrew class or Torah
reading. Children 10 and younger will go on a separate ride with an
adult and lead rope. Weight limit: 240lb. You will purchase your
trip through the reservation system, but you contact the campground
to schedule your ride.
"..he who is greatest among you shall be your
servant" (Matt. 23:11)
NOTE: Yahweh expects everyone to come
with an attitude of serving and edifying others. With rare
exception, no one should leave all the below fields blank. Find the
joy in serving and you may just discover gifts you didn't know you
Watchmen on the Walls
During the night we
have at least 2 men praying together and watching over the camp
during 3 hour shifts (watches). quietly
This is also a great way to get to know another brother in
Messiah. Many friendships between brothers have started here!
Note: If a shift isn't available on a particular night, it means
that we have enough volunteers for that particular shift/night.
Service to Yahweh's peoplee
Child care - Interested in giving other parents a small break?
Be a part of a 2-3 person team to watch over children in an outdoor
setting during various times of the feast. Ideal for those who
already have children to watch, and are willing to take on
Transportation - Assist those who need rides to town for
groceries, laundry, etc.
Restrooms - Help keep restrooms clean and orderly
Conference Room - Assist with changing tables/chairs set up for
Maintenance - Handyman work to assist other campers when needed.
Meals - Help manage community meals and cleanup afterward.
Campfire - Help maintain community campfire and firewood supply
Daughters of the Light - Help with setting up tables, etc.
Tassel Making Party - Help with setup and teaching how to
Shofar Making - We need cordless drills and volunteers to
Broad Path / Narrow Path - We'll need plenty for volunteers
for this group effort to teach our children.
Take down the Tabernacle - Wilderness Tabernacle
will be taken down the morning of October 15th.
Wilderness Survival Class - If you have had any practical
survival training, we are looking for more volunteers.
Children's Activities - Assistance with group
activities throughout the day, and with giving children to do with
their hands during the teachings.
Youth & Family Night - Organizing and practicing a
special event throughout the week for Youth & family night.
Float Trip - Assistance with organizing event.
Musically inclined volunteers - If you have musical ability
and want to help lead or participate during the meetings.
Charity Auction - Auctioneering, helping with
collecting donations and spreadsheet.
Registration & hospitality - Assist with greeting campers
and getting them set up at their campsite.
Shuttle Transportation - Need drivers for picking people up at
the airport/bus in St. Louis.
Evening camp meetings - Help organized
gatherings around the campfire, sharing testimonies and musical
praise to Yahweh.
Audio / Visual - Assistance with operating computers, mixers,
cameras and other AV equipment.
Wilderness Tabernacle - Help maintain the
tabernacle, keeping it clean and tidy.
Tent Crew - Assist other campers, especially
newcomers, with setting up their tent and campsite.
Diner assistance - Help Mary Jane at the
restaurant to clean up after meals and manage dispersing meals.
Sharing meals - Some who come to the feast via
planes, trains and buses have a harder time making meals during the
feast. Sign up if you are willing to share meals with another feast
The rules below are simply common sense guidelines
help everyone enjoy the festival without distractions
We haven't had any major problems in the past, and we just
want to keep it that way. Please indicate your agreement by
clicking the "We agree" checkbox. If you have any questions
about them, feel free to
* Attendees must firmly
in the inspiration
of scripture (Genesis to Revelation), and believe the Sabbath day is on the
7th day of the week, commonly called 'saturday'.
However, if you normally attend a congregation
on the 1st day of the week, commonly called 'sunday', you are
welcome to join in and learn about the blessing
of the Feast of Tabernacles.
is a Dress Code requiring modest apparel for both men and women. Please do not bring see-through clothing,
clothes which draw attention to, or reveal the shape of, the private parts of the
body such as low necklines and tight fitting garments. Shorts, skirts and dresses should
not expose the knees when sitting down. If you wear pants (whether male or
female), please wear
a loose long shirt (or skirt/dress) to cover the area between the waist and thighs.
See this picture for an example (Popup window).
your understanding; we want those who have
weaknesses to enjoy the feast without having to
constantly engage in spiritual battle. If you
can't afford long, loose shirts,
let me know and we will provide some for you
at no cost.
Pets are permitted
as long as they are leashed and supervised at all times.
* Alcoholic beverages are
The campground is a tobacco-free environment.
Parents are held accountable for their children and teens. Children in the
play areas and elsewhere must be supervised.
Quiet time is enforced after 11pm local
time. If you bring a dog, you will be held
responsible for any barking that occurs.
In the interest of purity,
unmarried males/females should refrain from physical affection, and from going together
to private locations, away
from public view.
We agree to the above rules & guidelines