The Family Camp Blog

Getting to Know You: Katie Cooney and Stacie O’Shea

This entry was posted on Apr 10 2015, by Tina and is filed under Family Camp, The Family Camp Blog

As we head into Spring and graduation season, we like to honor some of our college seniors by highlighting them here on our blog. We’ll get to see some of them this summer, but others are already jumping into the “real world.” Regardless, they have loved and served our families well during their time with […]

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Spiritual Disciplines: Solitude is Hard

This entry was posted on Mar 27 2015, by Tina and is filed under Insights from Emily, Resources, The Family Camp Blog

Solitude is Hard by Emily Ballbach Solitude is hard. Being alone can harken deep thoughts, and sometimes anxieties rise to the surface. It can call attention to the things in our hearts that we’d rather sweep under our soul’s thick rug. Or we may encounter a version of God that feels untouchable, distant, or vacant. […]

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Spiritual Disciplines: Inviting Jesus In

This entry was posted on Mar 25 2015, by Tina and is filed under Resources, The Family Camp Blog

Inviting Jesus In by Amy Rowe As the mother of two young children, I long for them to know the same Jesus who profoundly healed and changed me. Knowing about Jesus is easy enough to cover through Bible reading and Sunday School; but I also want them to know him – to taste and see that he is good – and to experience his presence. How do we invite Jesus […]

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Spiritual Disciplines: Helping Our Kids See in 3D

This entry was posted on Mar 24 2015, by Tina and is filed under Resources, The Family Camp Blog

Helping Our Kids See in 3D by Amy Thom Several mornings ago, I awoke to see our backyard glistening with four inches of snow – a rarity in our city! As my eyes scanned the scene, the verse, ”Come now, let us reason together, says the LORD: though your sins are like scarlet, they shall be […]

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The Redemptive Purpose of Spiritual Disciplines

This entry was posted on Mar 23 2015, by Tina and is filed under Resources, The Family Camp Blog

The Redemptive Purpose of Spiritual Disciplines by Cary Hendricks, Laity Lodge Youth Camp Director The longer I have I lived as a follower of Jesus Christ, I am reminded that my faith journey cannot be one of solitude, defined simply by the “strength” of my personal relationship with Jesus. I am not a light bulb […]

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For God So Loved the World

This entry was posted on Feb 17 2015, by Morgan Dooley and is filed under Family Camp, LLFC, The Family Camp Blog

For God So Loved the World by Denise Stripling Roses are red. Violets are blue. The Canyon is flowing with love for you! Love is in the air, and the LLFC team has been celebrating God’s love through our community outreach partnership camps.  Each year we partner with Good Samaritan Community Services and SAMMinistries to […]

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Theresa Powles Joins the LLFC Team

This entry was posted on Feb 16 2015, by Morgan Dooley and is filed under The Family Camp Blog

We are pleased to announce that Theresa Powles has joined the Foundation. In her new role as Laity Lodge Family Camp Assistant, Theresa will provide support to the LLFC office and team by implementing administrative systems, procedures, and policies and monitoring administrative projects. Theresa brings many wonderful experiences and qualifications to this position, including twenty […]

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Rusty Freeman Partners With Laity Lodge Family Camp

This entry was posted on Feb 16 2015, by Morgan Dooley and is filed under The Family Camp Blog

We are blessed to have Rev. Dr. Rusty Freeman partner with Laity Lodge Family Camp throughout the 2015 season. Rusty is working in conjunction with The H. E. Butt Family Foundation and Laity Lodge Family Camp by offering spiritual support and guidance to participants and staff. Rev. Dr. Rusty Freeman, founder of Movement Ministries, is […]

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Meet Matt Huffman!

This entry was posted on Jan 15 2015, by Tina and is filed under Family Camp, The Family Camp Blog

Getting to Know You: Matt Huffman Tell me a little bit about yourself, whatever background you’d like to share. I am originally from a small town in Northern Michigan and, through a series of educational experiences, eventually graduated from Cairn University in Pennsylvania with a B.S. in Bible Ministries. My degree took me to Northern […]

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12 Days ‘Til Christmas: Day 12

This entry was posted on Dec 25 2014, by Tina and is filed under Resources, The Family Camp Blog

On the eleventh day of Christmas, Family Camp gave to me . . . 12 Months of Family Camp! Eleven Family Crafts To Do, Ten Last Minute Gift Ideas, Nine Videos of Christmas Lights, Eight Ways to Take Camp Home, Seven Parenting Articles, Six Quotes from Camp, Five End-Of-Year Stats! Four Christmas songs, Three places […]

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