Posts made in November, 2017

No Body but Yours

Posted on Nov 16, 2017 in Camp Blog, Searchable

I really enjoyed my summer at Camp DeWolfe. I learnt a lot about myself and my relationship with God. I realized the importance of showing other people God’s love and that you might be the only Jesus someone else sees because Christ has no body but yours. I also realized the importance of prayer and one of my favourite moments this summer was at Christian Formation on the beach on 4th of July when I was talking to our cabin about some prayers taking longer to answer than others. A camper said that prayers are like mail because some take longer to get there than others and we talked...

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Don’t Underestimate These Kids!

Posted on Nov 9, 2017 in Camp Blog, Searchable

My experience at Camp DeWolfe this summer has been such a memorable one. I’ve learned so much. God has shown himself to me in the environment here and in all the kids. These kids have shown me that they are capable of setting aside their differences to live along side one another while at camp, something that is very difficult even for grown adults to do. In one of my cabins “cabin time” my campers had a “campers only share” meeting and shared life stories in hopes of understanding one another better. These campers have humbled me and shown me that we...

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Spiritual Formation and Offering Hope

Posted on Nov 2, 2017 in Camp Blog, Searchable

My best memory of camp would have to be when I led spiritual formation. Spiritual formation is key to the Christian faith and to have the chance to share the word of God is an honor. I hope my story hit the campers and that they take something home with them. I learned that kids react to different situations and, sometimes, they just want to be heard and be given attention. Also even the most troubled kid can learn to be kind when you believe in them. Kids seek hope and we, as adults and leaders, have to give a kid hope. I am going to take away from camp is that kids seek a role-model and...

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