2019 01 22 Why Christian Retreat Centers In Pennsylvania

Why we do what we do

By Lois Ann Glessner, Bible Adventure/CIA Training and Curriculum Coordinator   Students exhibit a variety of learning styles and we want to reach each one with the Gospel, so our Bible Adventure teachers use different approaches to present Biblical truths.  Bible Adventure is one of the ministries of Joy El, a Christian retreat centers in…

2019 01 15 Lts Christian Camps In Pa

A Community of Life-Change

By Courtney Martin, Program Director   Recently at Joy El, a Christian camp and Retreat Center in PA, we invited our 2018 Summer Staff back to fellowship together and celebrate what God has done in their lives since serving this previous summer.  This 24-hour reunion allows staff to process how God has been at work…

2019 01 08 Pegrams Christian Camp In Pennsylvania

Worldwide Impact

By Nate Marshall, Director of 4.12 Leadership Training Program   “You do not go for behavioral modification. You go to the foundation first,” Ron Pegram, a seasoned ministry leader who has served in North Carolina and Florida, said regarding the 4.12 Leadership Training Program and Barnabas Program.   When Ron Pegram came to Joy El…

2019 01 03 Shining Pennsylvania Christian Camp

Shining God’s Light

By Jan Diaz, Director of Bible Adventure/CIA Those who are wise will shine like the brightness of the heavens, and those who lead many to righteousness, like the stars for ever and ever.” Daniel 12:3     The wise men followed a star to Bethlehem that led them to Jesus the King. Bible Adventure, like…