Director’s Desk

2012 Thank You!

This entry was posted on Dec 28 2012, by Tina and is filed under Director's Desk, The Family Camp Blog

Thank you, friends, for an amazing 2012! We saw much progress on the new site, Headwaters, and we’ll look forward to hosting camps there starting in the summer. You can also read our 2012 Newsletters for great monthly updates and encouragement. Plus, we passed 1,000 likes on Facebook and celebrated with a crazy video of […]

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Photo Contest Winner Announced!

This entry was posted on Jul 26 2012, by Tina and is filed under Director's Desk, Fun, The Family Camp Blog
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Family Camp Really Rocks!

This entry was posted on Mar 29 2011, by Tina and is filed under Director's Desk, Family Camp

Have you heard about the new Family Camp site? If not, hang onto your hats . . . because, as in the words of our Director, it ROCKS! As we’ve been talking about renewal this month, this is a perfect time to talk about the physical renewal of Family Camp. Keep reading for an update […]

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What Does it Mean to Love?

This entry was posted on Feb 07 2011, by johnhill and is filed under Devotional, Director's Desk

Matthew 22:37-39  (New International Version, ©2010) Jesus replied: “ ‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.  This is the first and greatest commandment. 39 And the second is like it: ‘Love your neighbor as yourself.’ ” Love is such a wonderful thing, yet […]

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Imagine

This entry was posted on Nov 10 2010, by johnhill and is filed under Director's Desk, Family Camp

Imagine your family arriving home! Instead of your house, it’s your home at Laity Lodge Family Camp. When you pull up to the new Family Camp facility, you are welcomed home by our director on the front porch of a house especially designed to greet you and your family. The house is Hill Country stone […]

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A Wonderful Year of Family Renewal

This entry was posted on Oct 28 2010, by danawilliams and is filed under Director's Desk, Family Camp, Session Details

We have had a wonderful year so far at Laity Lodge Family Camp. As of October 1, we have had 172 families totaling 680 guests in 10 family camps. We expect to have 90 more families in five camps to attend throughout the fall.  That will be over 1,050 guests experiencing family camp. In August, we […]

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Surrender

This entry was posted on Jul 09 2010, by Christy Richardson and is filed under Director's Desk, Family Camp

I surrender! I surrender! Have you ever said these words before? I know I have. I want to surrender every time my kids keep asking question after question, when my spouse hands me yet another to-do list, when my work does not seem to stop, and the list goes on. Our instinct tells us to […]

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God Loves You!

This entry was posted on Mar 10 2009, by johnhill and is filed under Director's Desk, Family Camp

· God Loves You! Have you ever had a time when you felt like you wanted someone to take care of everything? You may be feeling the pressure of the economic downturn or feel the weight of the responsibility of everyday life in your family. I believe God desperately wants to shower our lives with […]

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The Family Road Trip

This entry was posted on Oct 03 2008, by admin and is filed under Director's Desk

My wife and I and our two dogs left Texas on our way to the seminary in Virginia on a nice sunny day. The forecast was nice weather with a slight chance of a storm coming up the coast. Everything looked fine coming out of Tennessee. A storm had formed, but it looked like we […]

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Tranformation

This entry was posted on Apr 11 2008, by admin and is filed under Director's Desk

Transformation The goal created by the Strategic Planning Oversight Committee was big and holy and audacious: By 2013, Laity will create and expand unique, powerful and effective opportunities for the transformation of this and the next generation. Transformation is a word we used often during our strategic planning process. It means change, alteration, conversion or […]

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