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Operation GO

LLHS Summer Mission Trips are organized under the name Operation GO: a mission-minded program to place LLHS students 16+ years old into various teams to GO and share the Gospel!
Applications are being accepted until October 31, 2017 for 2018 trips. See Pastor Davisson with questions. Downloadable form at right.

Summer 2017

Team Boise: Cross of Christ Lutheran Church Dates: June 19-23
Team Boise assisted with a large soccer camp.

Team Alaska: Faith Lutheran Church Anchorage: Dates: June 26-30
This group traveled to far away Alaska to run a soccer camp and a flag football camp.  

Team Houston: Abiding Word Lutheran Church: June 26-30
Team Houston traveled to America's fourth largest city to teach God's lambs at a VBS.

Team New Orleans: Crown of Life Lutheran Church July 10-14
Team New Orleans assisted an active congregation in its VBS program.

Team San Antonio: Our Savior Lutheran Church: July 31-Aug 4
Team San Antonio ran an outdoor basketball camp for local kids. Coaches taught skills, played games and gave devotions.

 Team Jersey: Long Valley, Immanuel Lutheran August 5-13
Team Jersey ran a VBS for a small church in New Jersey. This was the third year Lakeside has helped this congregation.  

Summer 2016 Trips

Team Jersey: Long Valley, Immanuel Lutheran, August 1-7
Brittni Jegerlehner, Hannah Hoffman, Abigail Hackbarth and Katelyn Richter canvassed the community to share the message of Christ-crucified with children through an invitation to VBS and helped run the summer school session. They spent a day sight-seeing NYC.
Teams Modesto: St. Peter Lutheran Church, June 27-30 & June 18-22
Modesto Team 1: David Wilson, Robert Lang, Dayne Kopfer, Hailey Stade and Emily Raymond helped create a new soccer camp
Team 2: Patience Letko, Kendal Denson, Rekha Drevlow, Jordan Veers and Emily Weber helped with Vacation Bible School.

Team Boise: Cross of Christ Lutheran Church, June 18-24
Chynarose Degner, Justin Rue, Abigail Monis, Elliott Butler, Rebecca Doering and Emma Hans assisted in a large soccer camp and took in some beautiful mountain sights.
Team Canada: Mississauga (Toronto), Cross of Life, July 4-8
Derek Gulrud, Jared Traver, Keyera Geise, Nora Stake, Lillie Johnstone, and Maddie McKenna coached and assisted with a large soccer camp. See photos from their trip here


2015 Trips

Pastors Caleb Davisson and Clark Schultz worked with WELS Kingdom Workers to specify three unique locations and four different student trips that would help Warrior teens who wanted to “GO” with the Gospel in summer 2015. With the adult assistance of teachers Davisson, Nathan Koerber and varsity volleyball coach Jenny Krauklis, 15 Warriors headed out to Toronto, to Jersey and to Louisville to help with canvassing and camps and VBS. Of course, they were able to see the sights and beauty of creation on the way, which made these mission trips a sweet lifetime memory for all involved. 

(Search on #WarriorsGO on Facebook to see more photos and posts.)

Teams for Operation Go 2015 

  • Teams Louisville (2 teams)
    • Dates: August 1- 7
    • Sydney Gronemeyer, Becca Doering, Samantha Schwoch
    • Teams Louisville helped canvass the community with the Gospel, and a second team of helped with Summer Bible Camp.
  • Team Canada
    • Mississauga, Cross of Life
    • Dates: July 4-11
    • Nora Raube, Derek Gulrud, Nick Zank, Nora Stake
    • Team Canada, among other activities, assisted with an outreach soccer camp for community youth.
  • Team Jersey
    • Long Valley, Immanuel Lutheran
    • Dates: August 1-9
    • Jennifer Schubkegel, Patience Letko, Kendal Denson, Alyssa Sonntag
    • Team Jersey helped canvass the community to share the message of Christ-crucified with children through an invitation to VBS; the girls also helped run the summer school session.