Director of Summer and Youth Ministry
came onboard as full time staff, serving
in this position
since 2007. Celine was born and raised in the town of Gallup, NM where she lived with her mother, Donna, father, Marvin, and brother, William. In high school she was actively involved in youth group, soccer, swimming and band. She attended college at Concordia University, Irvine, CA, where she continued her music studies with oboe, handbells, and directing and as a Director of Christian Education. Celine also spent times on international and youth ministry teams as well as serving at Lutherhaven as summer staff three summers and 1 year as the Ministry Impact worker.
Celine oversees the summer programs as well as the stepping stones of faith,
confirmation retreats throughout the year.
Director of Rest and Renewal Ministry
, began her ministry
full time at Lutherhaven in 1993 as Program Director when husband Tim was
brought on as Executive Director. After stepping down to start a
family, she continues to use her talent and passion for biblical rest and
renewal in many programs at Camp Lutherhaven. Brenda volunteers her
time for Camp in this area which impacts Camp's Day Away, Vantage Point, and
Women's Retreats among others.
, formally a Director of Christian Education (DCE) near Chicago IL, joined the ministry of Camp Lutherhaven in 1993 as Executive Director. While in college, Tim discovered how exciting and unique outdoor ministry could be after spending three summers at Sonrise Lutheran Outdoor Ministry, a camp in upstate New York. His interests include computers, music, photography, sports, and of course, being a Dad. He and his wife Brenda met at Concordia College, Seward, NE where they both graduated in the DCE program. They have five children; Joshua, Samuel, Joseph, Anna and Noah.
is currently serving in this
position after joining the Lutherhaven year-round staff in June 2013.
Lutherhaven is blessed to add Carol to the staff team where she coordinates
retreat groups as well as keep us all organized.
serves Luthehaven as Bookkeeper.
Bob joined the staff in late March of 2013 and continues to track all the
accounting and payroll numbers. Now if we can only get a count on the
number of nuts the squirrels keep hiding.
Ministry Impact Staff & Intern
Camp Lutherhaven is pleased to welcome two new Ministry Impact Workers this
fall, Russell Baumann
. They began serving in this position in
September 2013 and August 2013 respecitvely. Becky
also joined the Lutherhaven crew in August 2013 as she
completes her Deaconess internship along with serving Living Water Lutheran
Church in Wolflake, IN. Their pursuit of ministry and servant hearts
make for a terrific addition to the staff team.
The Ministry Impact position at Camp
Lutherhaven runs from August to May. If you or anyone you know might be
interested in this unique opportunity for Fall 2014, please contact the Camp
office at 260.636.7101. Applications are accepted at any time.
Part-time staff are crucial to Lutherhaven's daily operation. Currently camp
also has teamed up with housecleaning, cooking, and maintenance help.
Camp Lutherhaven is often looking for quality part-time help. Please contact the camp office for
any employment opportunities.