Newsletter Archive

Remember to Give Thanks

This entry was posted on Nov 12 2014, by Maryn Swierc and is filed under Newsletter Archive

Remember to Give Thanks by Maryn Swierc Holiday season is upon us! Come November, coffee shops and cafés are beginning to twinkle beneath Christmas lights, and seasonal flavors like pumpkin and peppermint make their way into our lattes, pancakes, and candles. Slowly but surely, the leaves are changing, revealing happy bursts of orange and yellow. […]

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On the Couch: The Interns!

This entry was posted on Nov 05 2014, by Christy Richardson and is filed under Newsletter Archive, Video
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It’s Fall, Y’all!

This entry was posted on Oct 14 2014, by Denise Stripling and is filed under Newsletter Archive

It’s Fall, Y’all! by Denise Stripling It’s fall, y’all! Back to school for the kiddos with new schedules, homework, football, band practice, and all that these things imply. But, wait a minute, with fall also comes cooler weather and the changing seasons filled with new colors of red, yellow, and gold. The Canyon is a […]

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Highs and Lows

This entry was posted on Sep 12 2014, by Christy Richardson and is filed under Newsletter Archive

With summer in the rearview mirror and school and fall activities in full swing, some bittersweet feelings are evoked in all of us.  Our friends at Laity Lodge Youth Camp have shared a tradition called “Highs and Lows” that is designed to help us look back at our summers and intentionally focus on the great […]

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Remembering the Great Things God Has Done

This entry was posted on Sep 11 2014, by Morgan Dooley and is filed under Insights from Emily, Newsletter Archive, The Family Camp Blog

Remember by Emily Ballbach Fall is nearly here! Although Texas weather does not always give us the reminder of a changing season, most of us are at the crossroads of another school year, business decision, or even sending kids to school for the first time. Whatever hustle and bustle you find yourself in, it can […]

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Stay Connected This Fall

This entry was posted on Aug 12 2014, by Morgan Dooley and is filed under Family Camp, Newsletter Archive, The Family Camp Blog

Well, it’s hard to believe that only six weeks ago we were talking about training our staff for the summer. Now, here we are talking about what an incredible summer it has been! Our staff came from all around Texas and even from as far as the island of Turks and Caicos. This group of […]

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The Definition of Outrageous Hospitality

This entry was posted on Jul 17 2014, by Christy Richardson and is filed under Family Camp Style, Newsletter Archive, The Family Camp Blog

What is Outrageous Hospitality? Laity Lodge Family Camp defines it as: Sharing the love of Christ without using words by sacrificially putting others’ needs in front of your own. How does this look? When training our staff, I frequently refer to Philippians 2:1-5  as a reminder to “not only look out for your own personal interests, […]

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The Definition of Amazing

This entry was posted on Jun 06 2014, by Morgan Dooley and is filed under Family Camp, Newsletter Archive, The Family Camp Blog

  The definition of amazing—Webster defines it as: Causing amazement, great wonder, or surprise But, I define it as a few hundred high school and college kiddos who selflessly head to the H. E. Butt Foundation Camp and prepare for God’s work. There’s a lot of truth to the phrase, “The student becomes the teacher.” I […]

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Session 3 2013

This entry was posted on May 16 2014, by ldean and is filed under LLFC, Newsletter Archive, Video
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Ready for Jam?

This entry was posted on May 12 2014, by Christy Richardson and is filed under Newsletter Archive

Ready for Jam? Summer is right around the corner, but there is still time to register your 6-10th grade boys for Echo Valley Jam Session at LLYC from August 3 – August 9, 2014. To register and for more information, feel free to follow the links below. I want to register now. Tell me more […]

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