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Thursday at PUMP Camp

We can’t believe it’s here! The end of camp has come. It’s been an amazing week, though, and we couldn’t be more proud of our campers. Thursday was the last full day of… Continue reading

CAMPER BLOG – Jacob Hainaut

Jacob Hainaut, 17 from Benton First UMC in Benton, Ky. Before PUMP Camp, I had gone on several mission trips at local levels. I expected this 2015 camp to be quite the same–sing… Continue reading

CAMPER VIDEO BLOG – Liza Burlutska

Camper Liza Burlutska, 15 from Benton First UMC in Benton, Ky., shares a memory from working at the Paducah Cooperative Ministry.

Wednesday at PUMP Camp

Wednesday was lovely! “Love” was the theme for the camp devotion and worship lesson, so team leaders began their groups’ mission site work with prayer and brief discussions on the topic. They encouraged students… Continue reading


Ella McBee shares about an experience serving at Starfish Orphan Ministry with Team Bubble Gum Bazooka.

Tuesday at PUMP Camp

Nothing wakes up a teenager like two inches of water. Flash flooding covered the Paducah area Tuesday morning, and water started seeping into Broadway UMC’s basement, where the guys were sleeping. Around 5:30… Continue reading

’80s Dance Videos

Watch our campers get down at Monday’s ’80s Dance!

Monday at PUMP Camp

If you’re a PUMP parent, you should be proud! Our campers worked long and hard yesterday. Some scraped paint off an old house. Some cleaned a nonprofit organization’s front steps. Some chopped more… Continue reading

Talent Show Videos

Check out the videos from Sunday’s team talent show!

It’s Back!!!!!!!!

The Paducah Urban Mission Plunge has begun! Roughly 100 people poured into Broadway UMC yesterday to register for PUMP’s biggest camp yet. Campers and leaders picked up t-shirts, camp notebooks, goodie bags and… Continue reading