Reflections – October 2017

September was a VERY full month for OFC. Onward & Upward! Our first fall retreat of the year was attended by about 50 teens, ages 13-15, who enjoyed a variety of outdoor activities, delicious meals, and insightful sessions taught by Ricky & Allison Lewis. The...

The Fishing Queen

Ahh – the soft morning breeze, light ripples on the water – this was the scene at the fishing station this beautiful, cool morning. Suddenly, the lakeside peace was splintered by camper Hailey’s cry, “I’ve got something!”  Beth, her counselor yelled, “Reel...

A Friendly Hug from Fred

Debron suffered from extreme separation anxiety.  Other children tried not to stare as he kicked, screamed, and fought to avoid boarding the bus for camp.  “This may be one who doesn’t make it this week,” several of us assumed.  B-mod helper Suzanne helped Debron...