Camp Matters Matter

Camp Matters Matter

Even before school moved online, before zoom meetings became the norm, before lockdown and limited social gatherings became “best practice”, alarming statistics existed about the need for children and youth to be connected to nature. Studies show that...
While We Wait

While We Wait

From the moment that Eve consumed the virulent fruit and gave some to Adam to eat, we have been waiting; waiting for that restoration of the perfect world God intended for us. But before the fruit was even tasted, God had a plan. Restoration of the earth not yet under...

A New Thing

“Forget the former things; do not dwell on the past. See, I am doing a new thing!  I am making a way in the desert and streams in the wasteland.”   Isaiah 43:18-19 Have you ever felt like the Israelites, who on their journey to the promised land,...
A Sure Thing

A Sure Thing

Back in January I wrote a blog called “Camp Life is Surprising.” I thought some snow was a big upheaval. How wrong I was! And it’s not just “Camp Life” that’s full of surprises, it’s just life in general. Our world has been...
The A-Z’s of Lamenting

The A-Z’s of Lamenting

When is the last time you read Lamentations? It’s been awhile for me. In fact while flipping through, I noticed some highlighted verses, verses I don’t remember high-lighting. Yes, it has been that long. It’s an often forgotten book due to the...
God is on His Throne

God is on His Throne

Don’t panic. Let’s not worry. Relax, it will all be fine. Easier said than done. And none of those phrases have the particular outcome one might hope for when saying them. In fact, sometimes it is quite the opposite. If you are in a bit of a tizzy right...