This week, over 11,000 athletes are competing in all kinds of events in Rio, Brazil for the Olympics. It seems, that just for a moment, the world is uniting together for one common goal: to go for gold. Here at Jr. High II this week, we're celebrating the Olympics! Dorms are split into countries to … Continue reading Own It!
We officially end another incredible week at camp! This week has been absolutely incredible; from the evening services, to night games, to everything in between, we all had a blast! E-Rock and The Rippers led us in worship all week and we learned a special song in Creole, one of the official Haitian languages, led … Continue reading Here I am: Recapping the Week
Today was everyone’s favorite, sleep-in day! Instead of going to classes in the morning, we ventured around camp in three groups: one went to the tabernacle, one to the craft shop, and one to the challenge course. While at the challenge course, I was struck by the way everyone worked together and spoke words of … Continue reading Challenge Course, Rocks, and Crafts
The very first night of camp during service, we were introduced to a project that was going to take place all week. In the front of the stage was a pile of rocks with several sharpie markers; the instructions were simply, yet profound. As God speaks to us, camper or staff, we were to write … Continue reading We’re Building a Monument
No sin is too sinful for the cross. Through Christ, we are able to go to the foot of the cross and be cleansed from our dirtiness, brokenness, and past, future, and present mistakes and be perfectly clean. Last night in service, we focused on the dirtiness of our hearts and going before God … Continue reading The Ragman