By Jeanette Biesecker, Director of Ministry Advancement
One of the most important benefits of Christian camping is that students get unplugged from technology for a short time in order to get connected into relationships with God and others. As we talk with parents at Christian camps and retreats, we hear from them how difficult it is for them to get their children off their screens.
Many other professionals are now sharing how important it is for youth to have that face-to-face interaction with others. Our solution? Get them to camp where they unplug from screens and plug into God’s Word! Read more here about the values of being unplugged from a recent blog by Walt Mueller of CPYU:
Walt writes…“How do I get my students to put their phones down?” That question started coming from a growing army of youth workers several years ago as I…” Follow the link for Walt’s complete blog: Youth Ministry and No-Phone Freedom…or…What Happens When We Shut Down for a Week?