Ruth Sall, Director of Children’s Ministry and Music at Abington Presbyterian Church in Pennsylvania, shared this Great Idea via SparkHouse Publishing’s blog.

Ruth talks about some of the hopes and joys she is experiencing as she prepares for more in-person summer gatherings with the young people she serves.

In particular she affirms how working outside allows for more “messy” crafts and projects – and offers a few suggestions.

She scans the landscape around her church building considering creative ways to use the particular topography of her church’s lawn and neighborhood to stage an outdoor production of their annual music and arts camp musical production.

Get more inspiration from the full article – and share your Summer Outdoor Programming Great Ideas here.