Awana Summit 2006 - Chicago, Illinois

April 19-22, 2006

Paul in the piano practice room on the morning of the Fine Arts competition.

Jonathan warms up just before playing in the Instrumental division of Fine Arts competition.

Tabitha gets ready just before her piece in the Instrumental division of Fine Arts competition. Her flute performance ultimately won the First Place - Instrumental award.

Paul at his performance in the Piano division of the Fine Arts competition.

Paul unwinds with Jonathan after his piano performance while waiting to listen to the piano piece of fellow team member Regina . Note Art Rorheim and his wife sitting in the background. (They came into the room just after Paul had finished.)

Christina and Ganya with Art Rorheim, the founder of Awana.

Location of volleyball and three-man basketball tournaments on Friday evening and Awana Games on Saturday. Grace Covenant's two volleyball teams won 2nd and 4th place.

Paul cheers on Grace Covenant volleyball teams.

Ganya and her cowboy also cheer on volleyball teams.

Christina and Amy.

One of three Grace Covenant vans parked at Quentin Road Bible Baptist Church, Lake Zurich, Illinois, the location of the Summit 2006 Closing Ceremony.

Arriving for the Bible Quiz Finals and Closing Ceremony.

View from church balcony during Bible Quiz platinum round (final 10 teams).

Waiting to go onstage at the Closing Ceremony.


Paul's Council Time Message "God's Living Word"

Some in audience watch the stage while others watch the projection screens.

This image at the conclusion of Paul's presentation is a bit blurry, but that's Art Rorheim at the far right.

Tabitha of Grace Covenant receives the First Place award in the Fine Arts Instrumental category...and a $500 college scholarship check.

One of Grace Covenant's four Bible Quiz teams receives 7th place out of 183 total teams.

Friends from last summer's Malone Music camp visit with Christina at the Closing Ceremony.

At church on Sunday morning

Outside on the church grounds on Sunday morning.

Lake Michigan (north side of Chicago)

Lake Michigan

Lake Michigan

Bell tower at the University of Illinois - Urbana

Video snippet from Paul's presentation

Video snippet at end of Paul's presentation