Oeland Camp

Oeland Camp served in full-time youth ministry for over 20 years. He has been invited to be a keynoter, seminar speaker, and worship leader at various events.  He helped develop local youth ministry networks in Alabama and South Carolina. Oeland served on the church staff with St. Paul’s Summerville for 14 years, where the Summerville Youth Network tries to reach students in the local community regardless of denominational boundaries.


Recent Articles

How to move Youth from Consumption and Success to Human Flourishing

At Cultivate this year, we are exploring the ideas of human flourishing and innovation in ministry.  We will do this through the unpacking of a real […]

Five Keys to Volunteer Recruitment

Great youth ministry volunteers who passionately care for students, help plan events, teach, and disciple are the common thread among every good youth ministry. If you […]

It Happens: Snowed In – Severe Weather and Quickly Changing Plans

Excerpt from “It Happens: True Tales from the Trenches of Youth Ministry” by Oeland Camp Almost every youth minister has led a trip that turned into […]

It Happens: Mistake Snowball – When One Bad Decision Leads to Another

When I was at my second youth ministry job, I thought I knew it all. Here I was, this Southern gal who moved to the great, […]