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North Greenville University

June 12, 2023 June 17, 2023

North Greenville University

Camp Type

MFUGE
$354 per participant

North Greenville University

North Greenville University is located in Tigerville in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains near Greenville, SC. The campus setting provides a panoramic view of the surrounding mountains, with the college itself situated on the summit of a rolling hill amid acres of land. NGU has hosted FUGE camps since 1982 and is now one of our largest locations. We offer both Centrifuge and MFUGE at NGU.

Amenities

The NGU campus offers a game room, campus bookstore, Chick-Fil-A, tennis courts, gym, lake with kayaking, hiking trails, and more! NOTE: Restaurants and stores like Walmart are about 15 minutes away in Traveler’s Rest. There is a general store and gas station across the street from campus, but Papa John’s Pizza is the only restaurant in the store. Housing: Most camper housing is suite style dorms with two people per room sharing a bath with another room of two. Please be aware that your group is personally responsible for damages to any facilities including but not limited to the dorm room your group occupies. You will also be asked by the facility to pay for any lost keys.

Tracks

Childrens, Games and Rec, PCY (Painting, Construction, and Yardwork), Social. Track times offered are subject to change and depend on the size of camp for the session attending.

Contact Info

address

7801 N. Tigerville Road
Tigerville, South Carolina 29688 USA

Phone

615.483.7135

Website

www.ngu.edu

Before May 1st Contact:

Camps Customer Service at 1(877)CAMP-123

After May 1st Contact:

NGU FUGE Camp Cell Phone: 615.483.7135
NGU FUGE Camp Email Address: northgreenvillefuge@lifeway.com

Camper Mail address

Attn: FUGE Camps
CAMPER/CHURCH NAME
7801 N. Tigerville Road
Tigerville, South Carolina 29688 USA

Camp Pastor

Aarron Schwartz

Aarron has been the pastor of Restoration Church in Nashville, TN since 2009. He graduated from Palm Beach Atlantic University, got his Masters at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, and has worked with Lifeway camps since 1994 as a pastor for Crosspoint, Student Life, and now FUGE Camps. Aarron is passionate about sharing the Scriptures and real life stories, that students would learn to behold Jesus, and live a life of authentic freedom in Christ. He has a wife named Crystal and two children named Judah and Chayah.

Worship Leader

The Museum

It might not sound like it, but the Atlanta based worship band “The Museum” is actually named after a revolution. During a 2008 musical mission trip to Romania, drummer Josh Kirk found himself at a ceremony commemorating the end of Communism in that country twenty years earlier. “There was a small, humble museum near the square that told the story,” he recalls. “Turns out it was a group of Christians that actually brought about that political and social revolution.” Twenty years later the political changes were celebrated but the spiritual center of the revolution had been mostly forgotten. There was little evidence of Christian influence in the culture. “That little museum remained though, offering a glimpse into the kind of faith that can turn a nation upside down.” Shortly thereafter, singer and songwriter Ben Richter formed the band that would explore the big themes of their lives – faith, justice and worship – with an eye toward waking the church to the incendiary role it should be playing in the world. “We were, and are, all worship leaders,” Richter explains, “and we have a passion for the local church. But as much as we love to sing together on Sunday morning, we felt a calling to bring songs that would challenge the Church to live out lives of worship all week long.”