August 29, 2018 WELLSPRING

Our 60th Celebration Was a Great Success!

Fans and supporters of Heartland came out in force to celebrate 60 years of the amazing work we do here, building relationships and impacting lives for Jesus Christ! There were games and activities, swimming and horse back riding, face painting and archery. Live music was provided by Kim and the Quake. Yummy food was consumed. The party started at 2 pm and went on long into the evening, with those in attendance having a great time.
The success of this ministry is dependent on people who donate time, money and other resources, who pray for its continued success and who participate in its work. Each of you plays a part. We extend our thanks to you and ask that you continue to be a part of our mission in coming years!

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Did you know . . . Disc Golf

On the Heartland grounds, we have a Disc Golf Course for the use of our campers and conference attendees. Disc golf is also sometimes called Frisbee golf. The disc is initially thrown from a tee, and then it is advanced from the spot where it lands until the goal is reached. As with regular golf, there are 18 holes and a par is assigned to each hole. Players compete to take the fewest number of total throws to complete the course.

Save the date 11/3/18!

One of our final 60th Anniversary celebration activities will be our Disc Golf Tournament, scheduled for Saturday, November 3. This would be a great time for you to try out our course or to come back if you have used it before!

What People Are Saying . . .

At the 60th Anniversary Celebration, people shared these thoughts about Heartland:

"It teaches my kids about God and being a Christian. They now love to pray."

"Growing with my grand-kids at Grandparents'Camp for a number of years - they all confess Jesus as Savior. Praise the Lord!"

"My two daughters have attended camp and have incredible memories! What a blessing to have Heartland!"

"Heartland saved me in a time of need. With the influences, with growing and digging deeper in love with God and constantly reading His word pulled me out from a dark, unfocused college life."

"It is easy to feel the Lord here. His love is present in the people, traditions, nature, and activities."

Groups Visiting Heartland Center in September

Please include these groups in prayer for their experience here at Heartland in September.

  • Korean Full Gospel Church

  • Blue River Church of Christ

  • First City Quilts

  • Boy Scouts of America

  • First Lutheran Church - St. Joseph

  • Warriors' Ascent

  • New City Church

  • Korean Presbyterian Church of Kansas

  • Cursillo

  • Kansas City Hospice

  • Camp Carousel

  • The Tomkins Institute

  • Heartland Center 4th-6th Grade Retreat

  • Stitch Chix

  • Kansas City Tres Dias

  • First Hmong

  • Christian Missionary Alliance Church

Legacy Giving

Planned Giving is a way to provide for a legacy gift to endure beyond your lifetime. Consider including Heartland Center as a part of your financial plan.