School Mentorship & Tutorial Project
In a nutshell, it was life transforming and mind renewing. . I prepared my mind and heart to digest a whole new perspective on the lives
of Joseph and Daniel...Then came the teachings on Joseph and Daniel (from Wednesday to Thursday morning), but by now
as far as I was concerned, it was 'Jesus or nothing'. The foundation had been laid for the rest of the
camp, and everything made sense. Of all that was said, a few things stood out for me;
1. Investing in your relationship with God is the greatest investment you can make in your life
especially in your youth. Conversely, taking it lightly is a bad investment – somewhat a
2. Given the times in which we live, I must be prepared for life-threatening/career-threatening
tests in the likes of those experienced by Daniel and his friends. Honestly, I have always
been scared of taking risks for God, but praise God, this fear was broken.
3. The world has problems, and is in need of answers from experts whose know-how is greatly
limited because it is only canal. As a child of God, in a new way I saw myself as a vessel o f
God-inspired solutions for the present (in my immediate sphere of influence) and for the
future (considering the positions God is taking me to). We were each called to share (and
formally document) how we plan to advance God's kingdom, and I was marvelled at the
uniqueness in that no two people had the same calling.
4. Releasing from your heart those who have hurt you in anyway just like Joseph did, is the
pathway to my fulfilment in God's vineyard. Pst Gabila's testimony was a vivid eye-opener. " Akow Nelson
Studying the different chapters with everyone in groups made it interesting...The teachings from the different speakers are lessons we must treasure forever -very relevant to our time .
The talent show could not go unoticed, I was thoroughly entertained . Everyone got out of their comfort zone especially those who danced.
The praise and worship was powerful...the Daniel and Joseph calling. .. was the objective of our camp...Learning how both men of God were able to exist in somewhat of a modern world and able to please God and stand up for the Lord in leadership positions. With challenges of being sold off by your own brothers...Or being thrown in the pit of lions. Their lives represent what we should all aspire to be in our walk with Christ as young people .
Growth is a journey and It cannot happen over night . This trip was the beginning of something great installed in me . It provided us with a foundation to built from "