#1505: Camp Mardela

 Denton, Maryland

Other Outdoor Ministries Projects:

#1503: Camp Eder
#1504: Camp Stevens
#1510: Camp Swatara
#1515: Camp Myrtlewood

Camp Mardela is a Church of the Brethren camp and retreat facility located on the Eastern Shore of Maryland. Camp Mardela’s mission is to “provide children and adults with opportunities for spiritual growth, fellowship and recreation in a setting that deepens their appreciation for God’s creation.”

Website: http://www.campmardela.org

Job Descriptions

Camp Mardela, owned by the Mid Atlantic District of the Church of the Brethren, is located on 125 acres of woodland, in Denton, Maryland. Camp Mardela’s mission is to “provide children and adults with opportunities for spiritual growth, fellowship, and recreation in a setting that deepens their appreciation for God's creation.” Camp Mardela seeks a Volunteer to help with camp counseling, cleaning, light office work, hosting retreat groups, serving as kitchen staff and maintenance staff. Housing will be at the Camp. Applicants would share housing with rental groups during the fall and winter season. In addition to work in the camp setting volunteers may also be working in a congregational setting through the Easton Church of the Brethren. The Easton congregation has a strong sense of history and peacemaking in their community. The church is flexible and open to the kind of work a volunteer would do at the site.work could involve custodial duties, lawn care, and ministry with children and youth along with opportunities for leadership in worship. Requirements: Willingness to work and must be able to work as a team player. Being a self initiator and able to work alone at times, being self disciplined and responsible are significant aspects of the assignment. Willingness to complete work assignments. Ability to care for personal needs. Interest in learning new things.