An encouraging message from Christian camps and retreats leader Aaron Ziebarth

A Great Time for Courage

By Aaron E. Ziebarth, Executive Director   I have spent a lot of time talking to people on the phone recently–sometimes with “old” friends; other times with Christian camp and discipleship ministry leaders who are also pondering today’s challenges and opportunities. The depth of these conversations wouldn’t be possible if not for the experiences of…

Moms And Sons At Christian Retreats Passing The Torch

Passing the Torch

By Courtney Martin, Program Director In March, at Joy El’s Christian retreat center, we held our annual Mother Son Retreat and focused on the idea of “Passing the Torch” in sharing our faith with those around us in our families and communities.  Our prayer was that all participants of this retreat would have the opportunity…

Christian camps are doing ministry online to teach the Bible

Zoom! Here we go!

by Kim Sanger, Bible Adventure Assistant Director The current health crisis has forced us to be creative in new ways to do Bible Adventure with our students. Last Thursday, we hosted our first Bible Adventure meeting on Zoom online. There were 4 kids and 4 listeners in attendance.  During this meeting, we reviewed the Armor of…