A Beautiful Cross, A Beautiful Memory

A Beautiful Cross, A Beautiful Memory Deon looked like he was playing in the dirt at woodworking. However, our woodworking leader, Tim, who is an artist and carves magnificent wildlife out of wood, noticed what no one else had. The boy had put glue on his cross and...

Emmitt and another star of the evening

The 2016 Ambassador’s of Hope Dinner & Auction was a great success with the largest attendance to date and the most funds raised in one night in OFC’s history! To all who attended, we cannot thank you enough. Emmitt Smith’s message was powerful and his generosity...

No Longer Slaves – Teen Retreat

Last year at this time, we held our first retreat at Camp Akiva. The chapel was not totally complete nor was all the new buildings for lodging. So this year, with all complete, the teens at Onward & Upward just kept saying the place was amazing and it was so cool...

A Great Summer of Camp, Frogs and Promises

2015 was a memorable summer at RFKC. We’re breaking in a brand new campground – a dream in the making for several years at Camp Akiva. Just a few of God’s blessings at this new site include state-of-the-art sound equipment, a huge chapel building with cushioned...

Camp Reflections

Our July Royal Family Kid’s Camp was another new beginning for many of the 127 volunteers and 124 campers and our 2nd full camp at Camp Akiva in East Texas. New beginnings always bring great stories and here are a couple. Uncle Ken, who is new to RFKC this year, said...