Marketplace - 2019 -

A "Bibletimes Experience" is a Bible era village involving children, youth, and adults, is generally held in mid to late June. For 2019, Marketplace will be held on June 25 - 27. Over 300 children, youth, and adults participate each year in this event with leadership from numerous surrounding churches of all denominations. Marketplace is an inter-generational Bible times village where all ages experience learning the Bible for themselves with "hand's-on" opportunities. It is not only for children and youth to learn, but also for the adults to experience and learn the Bible as well.

 

Every volunteer must have a current Safe Sanctuaries certificate, and present a copy to the camp coordinator for the camp you are assisting. 

Safe Sanctuaries is the name commonly given by local United Methodist Annual Conferences and local churches to their individual efforts to make conference, district, and local church programs welcoming and safe for children, youth, and vulnerable adults.

A summary of Safe Sanctuaries can be found at -- https://kyumc-www.brtsite.com/safesanctuaries 

A series of six videos to watch and a quiz to take and pass, can be found at --

https://kyumc-www.brtsite.com/safesanctuariestraining 

Just print out 2 copies of your certificate, one for you to keep, and one to give to the camp coordinator.

Certification is valid for three years, if you participated in the 2018 training, you are current for 2019.

A Volunteer Registration and Training flyer can be downloaded below with training date opportunities prior to Marketplace 2019. This can also be printed and used as a bulletin insert in your local church.

 

 

Marketplace is for ages 5 (by October 1) thru 12th grade. Anyone who wishes to volunteer should contact the Coordinator, Rev Adam Gulley, 6179 Helena Rd, Mayslick KY 41055  adamrgulley87@gmail.com, or use the contact us form and the message will be relayed to him. (A nursery is provided for worker's who have children under the age of five).  Check out Marketplace on Facebook to also keep up with current activities.

 

Registration Fee - $ 15.00 per person ($ 20 if postmarked after June 10, 2019). Please make your check out to Ruggles Camp and Retreat Center.

 

Marketplace Dean for 2019 is Rev Adam Gulley.

 

2019 Marketplace forms are available below.

 

2019 Safe Sanctuaries Training Opportunity flyer
For those who need Safe Sanctuaries Training, it will only be offered on 15 June at Ruggles Campground beginning at 11:00 am.
2019-Marketplace-SafeSanctuariesFlyer.pd[...]
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Ruggles Volunteer Application
Please bring a completed application with you to the next Marketplace organizational meeting or email it to Ms Baker at the address in the flyer.
Ruggles Volunteer Application.pdf
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Safe Sanctuary Background Check form
NOTE - a $ 9.50 fee is payable prior to the Background Check being submitted. Please bring the completed form and the fee with you to the next Marketplace organizational meeting or mail them to Ms Baker at 11196 KY 57, Tollesboro KY 41189
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2019 Marketplace Informational flyer
Click on Marketplace Informational sheet to view, or print, a quick summary of Marketplace camp activities for 2019.
2019-1marketplaceinformationflyerv1.pdf
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This year we will be focusing on:

Daniel-Faithful in Captivity

Esther-Interceded for Her People

Ezra, Nehemiah-Returning to Rebuild

 

“And the ransomed of the LORD shall return, and come to Zion with singing: everlasting joy shall be upon their heads; they shall obtain joy and gladness, and sorrow and sighing shall flee away."-Isaiah 51:11

 

A one page Registration Form is available to view and print out for Marketplace. It is particularly important that you also complete the Medical History portion of the form. Please fill out the forms legibly and also please note the time limits stated in the form. Mail the form to the address below. You can also download the registration forms and save them on your computer, or print them out at you home or church.

2019 Marketplace Registration Form
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A one page Informational Sheet for Parents for 2019 is available to view, or print out for additional details.

2019 Marketplace Information Sheet for Parents
2019-3marketplacehandoutforparentsv1.pdf
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A one page, letter-size Marketplace Poster for 2019 is available to view, or print, as a color flyer suitable for distribution at your church or other organizations, and your friends.

2019 Marketplace Poster
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2019 Memory Verses:

Day 1 - Daniel

"Daniel....knelt down on his knees three times that day, and prayed and gave thanks before his God, as was his custom since early days.” ‭‭Daniel‬ ‭6:10‬b

Day 2 - Esther

“Who knows if perhaps you were made queen for just such a time as this?””

‭‭Esther‬ ‭4:14‬b

Day 3 - Nehemiah

Don’t be dejected and sad, for the joy of the Lord is your strength!””

‭‭Nehemiah‬ ‭8:10‬b

 

 

2019 Mission Project -

This year because we are learning about what it was like for the Israelites to be in captivity in Babylon (modern-day Iraq) our mission project will go to help aid Christians who are currently undergoing hardship and persecution as they live a life devoted to Christ in Iraq. The mission of Stand With Iraqi Christians is to support, through friendship and material aide, the right of Christians and their communities in Iraq to survive and thrive.
 
Stand With Iraqi Christians was conceived and nourished by people who heard the cries of those suffering and responded. 
 

 

2019 - Craft Projects - to be announced

 

A Leader's Manual for Marketplace 2019 is now available for viewing or downloading. PDF file format. 

2019 Marketplace Year 4 - Sing Unto the Lord a New Song -- Leaders Manual
13 MB in size, 26 pages.
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The Ten Commandants

 

The Reverend Les Grooms, pastor of Augusta Presbyterian Church, shares a way to remember the Ten Commandments (pdf) using the 10 fingers of your hands. 

 

 

Marketplace No-Bake Date Cookie recipe
Marketplace-NoBakeDateCookiesRecipe.pdf
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For those interested, the Marketplace Bread recipe can be found here, along with the Honey Butter instructions.

Recipe
MarketplaceBread2011.pdf
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For more information on these and any other camp activities, please contact

 

Registrar, Marketplace

Ms Cynthia Wood
PO Box 103
Brooksville KY  41004

or use the camp contact us form and the request will be forwarded to Ms Wood.

 

Themes from past Marketplace years can be viewed by hovering you mouse over the Marketplace tab, and clicking on Past Themes.

Contact Us

Ruggles Camp & Retreat Center

 

Mailing Address

437 Ruggles Camp Ground
Tollesboro, KY 41189

 

E911 Address

437 Ruggles Camp Ground

(off Burtonville Rd)

Tollesboro, KY 41189

 

GPS Coordinates

Lat: 38d 30.383m

Lon: -83d 35.548m

 

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