Archives: peace

How Does God’s Daily Provision Affect Our Resilience?

Hey Camp Family! My name is Stacy Garrett and I’m a camp registrar.  Today let’s look at how focusing on God’s provision in our lives can help us be resilient people. Scripture Matthew 6:25 & 26 “Therefore I tell you, do not worry about your life, what you will eat or drink; or about your…

How can a Child be Confident in their Beliefs while Respecting People with Opposing Beliefs?

Hey Camp Family! Lauren Stacy, Camp Travis Women’s Director, gives perspective on how to give a reason for the hope we have in Christ Jesus…even when others disagree. Scripture 1 Peter 3:15 But in your hearts revere Christ as Lord. Always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you to give the…

How to Help our Kids Know the “Why’s” of Faith

Hey Camp Family! Janna Kelsey, Camp Store Manager, shares the importance of equipping our kids with the ability to explain why they believe what they believe. Scripture 1 Peter 3:15 But in your hearts revere Christ as Lord. Always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you to give the reason for…

What is the Importance of Enjoying Nature?

Hey Camp Family! Madi Tipton, Base Camp Women’s Director, reminds us of so many benefits of enjoying God’s creation out in nature. Scripture Romans 1:19-20 For what can be known about God is plain to them, because God has shown it to them. For his invisible attributes, namely, his eternal power and divine nature, have been clearly perceived,…

How Can Parents Help Kids when it Comes to Pornography?

Hey Camp Family! Welcome back. This week on Family Matters, we’re going to talk about how you as parents can help equip your sons and daughters to handle pornography. Scripture John 1:5 The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it. Video Reflect Have the courage to approach the topic of…

Why is it Important for Parents to Pray WITH Kids?

Hey Camp Family! Modeling how to connect with God through prayer is one of the absolute greatest gifts parents can give kids. Scripture Romans 12:12 Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, and faithful in prayer. Video Reflect Model talking with God this shows He is approachable! Pray early, pray often, pray consistently. Be worthy…

What is the Value of Kids Experiencing a Healthy Marriage Between Their Parents?

Hey Camp Family! Does a healthy marriage have much of an impact on kids?  You bet!  Chief reminds us of the value of a healthy marriage. Scripture Proverbs 17:1 Better a dry crust with peace and quiet than a house full of feasting, with strife. Video Reflect What is a key takeaway from today’s verse?…

An Encouraging Video from Our President One More Time

Try #2…Hopefully this is more user friendly than our first attempt. May you experience Emmanuel today…God with us.

How Can We Have Peace while the Coronavirus is so Disrupting?

May this article be an encouragement to act with wisdom and not fear…seeking the Lord for how best to go about or cancel so much of our daily routines. Dudley points us to the One we can have confidence in as we navigate this new season.

How Can we Help Kids Handle Differing Views?

It’s inevitable that we are going to have differing views from the people we will meet in this life. Just ask your kiddos about conversations they’ve had in their school cafeteria or playground! Natalie points us to truth for us to guide our kids in loving people well even when we see things differently.