Hopeful Preparation

Hopeful Preparation Join us in prayer this month as we are hopeful and excited to be in full planning mode for finally seeing these kids and teens again! We are entering a season of retreats and camps, and after a year of waiting, we sure are full of hope!! Dear God,...

Happy Birthday, Sophia!

Happy Birthday, Sophia! It’s Wednesday evening, and the birthday festivities are in full swing. Campers are pooped from the birthday party outside, which includes unlimited bounce-house jumping, rock-wall climbing, cupcakes, face-painting, and snow-cones. Then,...

What Difference Does It Make?

What Difference Does It Make? What difference can one week make in the life of a kid? Is all this work and planning really worth it? You get to know the kids for a few days, grow to love and understand them a little, and then you say good-bye. A few years ago, I...

Thank you to my counselor

Thank you to my counselor “If I could say thank you, I would. Thank you for not making judgments about me. Thank you for my picture book. Thank you for listening to me try to explain things. Thank you for doing things with me and acting like you really had fun....

Prayer Warrior

Prayer Warrior Every night during camp, Uncle Steve and Aunt Donna bless our campers by reading stories to them before bedtime. As Uncle Steve began to finish up with one group of boys and leave for another room, six-year-old Carter spoke up. “Uncle Steve, could...

Prayer Portal – July 2020

Prayer Portal – July 2020 Please join us in praying this prayer for peace and serenity in this season. “O God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, courage to change the things I can, and wisdom to know the difference; living one day...