Besides offering quality summer camp and year-round retreats, Ingham Okoboji is committed to encouraging campers of all ages to continue growing in faith BEYOND their time at our youth and family programming. As a part of IOLBC Beyond Ministries, this site is designed to offer engaging content and ministry resources for all.

April 9, 2020

Jesus answered, “You would have no power over me if it were not given to you from above. Therefore the one who handed me over to you is guilty of a greater sin.” ~ John 19:11

I had a plan for this week.  I...

April 3, 2020

Lent 2020 has seen us give up far more than chocolate, soda pop, or Facebook.  COVID-19 has us giving up familiar routines, gathering together, seeing family and friends in person, and so much more during this Lente...

April 2, 2020

“And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.”  Philippians 4:7

With all that is in the news right now, peace is hard for a lot of us to find.  Ther...

March 26, 2020

It's been a crazy couple of weeks.  And while I don't mean to minimize anyone's challenges, I think that we have to step back every once in awhile and just laugh at it all.  So in that spirit, I offer you some of my...

March 26, 2020

Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls.  ~Matthew 11:29

It’s easy to be short with people right about now, isn’t it?  It’s been a stre...