South Texas Boot Camp Student Checklist

Information. Below are the items for your teen to bring to camp, and which items are not permitted.

What To Bring

  • 1 duffel bag for your belongings (this must be clearly marked with your name, city, and church you attend - duffel bag preferably large enough to store sleeping bag also)
  • Sleeping bag and/or blankets with pillow
  • 7 plain white short sleeve t-shirts (no v-neck shirts)
  • 7 pair underwear
  • 2 pair running shoes (1 old pair to be worn to camp on Tuesday)
  • 7 pair white socks (6 old, 1 newer)
  • 6 pair BLUE jeans (NO other colors: i.e. black, khaki, etc.) (NO capris)
  • Belt
  • Bible, notebook, pen or pencil
  • Sleepwear (shorts, pajamas, shirts, etc.)
  • Shower shoes / flip flops / swim trunks (optional for boys only)
  • 2 towels and wash cloths ('robe' towels helpful for girls)
  • Sunscreen, lip balm, mosquito protection
  • Foot powder (to keep feet dry)
  • Soap, deodorant, shampoo, comb and/or brush, toothpaste, toothbrush
  • Girls: mandatory white or beige sports bras (8), elastic hair bands, and sanitary products as needed
  • Trash bag(s): to put dirty clothes in
  • Meds: all medications must be brought in commercially labeled or prescription bottles (no loose pills in baggies), and checked in with medical staff at sign-in. They will be dispensed by medical staff for the duration of camp. Medications will be returned to students on last day of camp.

Not To Bring

  • NO Electronics: including cell phones, CD players, games, video equipment, etc.
  • Nothing battery operated or requiring electricity
  • Wallet or money
  • Jewelry of any kind, including watches
  • Make-up, hair products, hair accessories (except elastic bands as needed to hold back long hair)
  • Blow dryer, curling iron, rollers, head bands, etc.
  • Nail polish of any kind
  • Shaving cream, cologne, body spray, razors
  • Food: including gum, candy, cookies, etc.
  • Open-toed shoes or sandals (except shower shoes)
  • Alarm clock or photos
  • Magazines, books, puzzles (other than Bible)
  • Sports equipment (football, basketball, etc.)
  • Firecrackers, caps, etc.
  • NO weapons of ANY type
  • NO practical jokes whatsoever

Warning: If any materials from the "Not to Bring" list are brought to the camp, they will be confiscated for the duration of the camp. The Door Christian Fellowship and its members are NOT responsible for any confiscated items that are lost, stolen, or not returned to their proper owner.