Mission & Expectations

Learn about the mission of the Florida Shindig as well as our expectations of attendees.

Florida Shindig Mission
* To glorify God in our fellowship with other followers of Jesus.
* To edify each other, challenge, hold accountable, learn, commiserate, share, and help each other in our walk with Christ.
* To grow and deepen new and existing friendships and personal relationships.
* To encourage and support like-minded Christian families and singles.

Expectations of Attendees
* To glorify God at all times through your words, actions, and interactions with other attendees.

To clarify and specify, this manifests through:
a. no profane language at any time
b. limited device usage
c. no gossip, cliquish behavior, bullying, or taunting

* To attend morning worship and teaching each day (10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.)
* To be on time for the daily worship and teaching (10:00 a.m.)

This is a God-honoring fellowship event, so please dress modestly.
Example: Refrain from bare shoulders, low-cut tops in the front and back, short skirts. Some dances require athletic moves so please dress with appropriate undergarments. The dances are semi-formal, so dress accordingly.

Recommended swim attire: shirts and shorts for men and women.

Expectations About Respect of Camp Facilities
* Please observe camp rules about quiet times before 7:00 a.m. and after 10:00 p.m.
* Please observe camp rules about building times (most buildings officially close at 12:00 a.m. or earlier)
* Please treat camp facilities with respect (be good stewards and treat facilities like your own)
* Please leave camp facilities in the condition you found them (or even better)

Additional Individual Expectations
* Pick up after yourself (Throw away your trash, put away cups, not have open drink cups to avoid spills)
* Refrain from likely damaging activities in buildings (Outside sports played inside, running, jumping, etc.)
* Respect exhibitor tables (No sitting on them, leaving trash/cups, or running into them)
* Respect the Florida Shindig registration area rules
* Eat in the camp cafeteria only if you have paid in advance for the meals
* Attend dances only if you are registered for Florida Shindig or registered/paid for the dance(s)