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A Video Wrap Up of Week #4 of the Summer of 2017

This was quite a 4th week of the summer here at camp. In the midst of some pretty amazing weather we had our annual event called Big Weekend, both camps had their big softball tournaments, there were tons of canoe and mountain climbs, Adventure Dave led some outdoor adventures, the biggest Polar Swims in our […]

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Big Weekend: One of Our Summer Camp’s Favorite Annual Events

Last night, we did our typical Friday night rituals and traditions. We had our Friday night service, then the whole camp gathered in the tent to watch the weekly wrap up video and two movies made by campers in our film department. Then I surprised the kids by saying that I had one more thing […]

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Why rope burning is one of our summer camp’s favorite special events

Just a quick note here: I wrote this on Sunday and thought that I published it. Clearly not! As I wrote about in yesterday’s blog, this weekend our campers and counselors have been happily participating in something we like to call “Big Weekend”. Last night we had had one of favorite special events of the […]

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Our summer camp’s special event called Big Weekend has begun!

Friday, , just after Services and the showing of the weekly video wrap up, we brought everyone in the community to the tent. The kids weren’t quite sure what was going on, though many of the older campers suspected that something was up. And they were right, for it was time for the Big Weekend Breakout.

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The End Of An Amazing Special Event For Our Very Happy Campers

The End Of An Amazing Special Event For Our Very Happy Campers Today was another great day of Big Weekend. Just after breakfast the 6 teams had rallies to work on their Songs and Formations. The coaches of each team were asked to write a parody song about their team and the others. Our eldest campers, […]

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Another Amazing Special Event For Our Very Happy Campers

Another Amazing Special Event For Our Very Happy Campers On this 4th Saturday of the summer Camp slept. Once reveille blew everyone was quickly out of the bunks, excited for the start of this amazing special event called Big Weekend. I loved seeing the creativity of our counselors, and how hard they work to make […]

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Incredible Little Moments At Camp

You may have noticed that I did not post a blog entry for yesterday. Sadly, after finishing a piece last night around 1:30am my beloved laptop let out a loud gasp (literally, it sounded almost human), splashed an array of colors across the screen, and then ceased to function anymore. My new one arrives tomorrow, […]

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