School is starting soon, and so is Released Time.

By Aaron E Ziebarth Executive Director Dear Friends, Back-to-School season is here! Are you ready? You will want to make sure that the Released Time Bible program is part of the weekly schedule for every 3-5th grade student you know.  Here is a list of all Released Time programs: http://joyelgeneration.org/released-time/released-time-schedules-and-locations The Released Time team has…

More Cooler

By Aaron E. Ziebarth Executive Director   “This camp is so much more cooler, better, Christ-centered than I ever thought it could be”, said Jesse, a male counselor. Many of our summer staff members and 4.12 students gathered for a weekend of debriefing. Our goal was to remember what God had done and to praise…

Life-change this summer

By Aaron E. Ziebarth, Executive Director Abby Lackey, had some exciting things to share with the Joy El staff team recently. Last week at campfire, an energizer Jr. Ranger (camper) waited in line to share about dedicating his life to Jesus here at camp. What struck me most about his testimony was that he was…