Nebraska Lutheran Outdoor Ministries

About Nebraska Lutheran Outdoor Ministries

Nebraska Lutheran Outdoor Ministries (NLOM) is comprised of two sites. Carol Joy Holling Camp is located on 317 acres of rolling hills outside of Ashland, NE and serves more than 1600 campers in the summer months. Sullivan Hills Camp is 640 acres to explore and serves 150 campers in the summer. It is located 10 miles north of Lodgepole, NE.

NLOM’s Summer Ministry Team is comprised of young leaders who are at the forefront of making the day-to-day at summer camp run. Summer Ministry Team members have strengths is leadership, communication, hospitality, and teamwork. Being a part of our summer team has several benefits:

1. It’s a full-time, paid summer job with housing and meals provided.
2. Skills are transferable to multiple careers, and include public speaking, interpersonal communication, leadership and facilitation, problem solving, customer service, working with diverse groups, and more.
3. Build a community and grow your network with fellow summer staff members and full-time staff members.
4. You’ll make a real difference. With continually changing circumstances in the world, the difference you can make to youth and families in an outdoor setting is immeasurable. Your role as a future summer staff member is essential for serving, supporting, and guiding youth and families here at camp and beyond.

Need internship credits for your degree? We will work with you to alter a summer position to fit those needs!

Positions available:
- Group Leader
- Equine Specialist
- Healthcare Specialist
- Marketing Intern

Apply and view job descriptions at Questions? Contact Summer Camp Director, Bailey Neitzel, at


SIte Coordinator

May 2021 - July 2021 Ashland, NE
“I enjoyed being in setting where I could be outdoors, work with youth in a ministry setting, and learn valuable communication and team skills that translate to other areas of my life. It is a fun environment where you can truly make a difference. ”

Challenge Course Facilitator

May 2019 - July 2019 Ashland, NE
“The community and the fact that it was outdoors and active. ”
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