Foundation Building

Foundation Building Zayonna and her fellow campers are having quiet time. They’ve just finished an hour jettisoning themselves around the camp’s large pool, splashing and twirling away on pool floats, acting out underwater pantomimes that mimic mermaids....

God is the Master Builder

God is the Master Builder Tap. Tap. Tap. Campers are learning to use small hammers, building crosses and birdhouses at the woodworking center. Each girl there has a hammer and nail, and is busy driving her nail into the top of a wooden table. One girl, Angelene,...

Tie Dye + Hope

Tie Dye + Hope Tie dying shirts is an activity center that is a camp tradition. Over the years, and after many ruined clothes, we have improved the process to an art. The children don smocks and gloves for the task. They twist the shirts with rubber bands in any...

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,...

RISE retreat

RISE retreat Last weekend, OFC had our very first guys-only weekend retreat: RISE Guys! This wonderful weekend out at camp was the first program since February of 2020 and to say we were ready to be back is an understatement!!20 volunteers joined 18 teens for a...

Pillowcase Trophy

Pillowcase Trophy All 11-year-olds get to make a pillowcase with the quilting ladies at camp. They pick out their pillowcase fabric, and then use the sewing machine with the help of one of the quilting ladies. The campers also get to monogram their name on it. This is...