Newsletter Archive

New Online Guest Portal!

This entry was posted on Apr 07 2014, by Christy Richardson and is filed under Newsletter Archive

  Family Camp is excited to announce the launch of our new online guest portal!  This new system is the product of a collaborative effort involving all programs of Foundations for Laity Renewal (Laity Lodge, LLYC, Foundation Free Camps, Laity Lodge Family Camp, and The High Calling) in an effort to provide all our guests […]

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Parent Tip – Getting Your Kids Ready for Spring Sports

This entry was posted on Mar 27 2014, by Christy Richardson and is filed under Newsletter Archive

After a long, cold winter, you and your kids may be looking forward to getting outdoors and enjoying some physical activity. For many kids, that means participating in an organized sport. Sports are a great way to learn discipline and teamwork, get some exercise and make new friends. But approached the wrong way, sports can […]

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Movie Review: Son of God

This entry was posted on Mar 24 2014, by Christy Richardson and is filed under Newsletter Archive

Bringing the Bible to the big screen, the Son of God movie tells the story of Jesus’ life, death, and resurrection. Like The Passion of the Christ, this movie portrays Christ’s suffering and crucifixion (although not as graphically), so it may not be appropriate for young children. Son of God tells the story of Jesus’ […]

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We Were Made for Community

This entry was posted on Feb 25 2014, by Tina and is filed under Newsletter Archive

“To start the process, we will need you to identify her,” he explains as we complete paperwork. We hardly have time to comprehend this unexpected step as the funeral director leads us down the hallway to a small room. From the doorway it looks like an empty office, but then in my peripheral vision I […]

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February 2013: The Power of Expectation

This entry was posted on Dec 12 2013, by Tina and is filed under Newsletter Archive

February 2013 2013 promises to be an exciting time for Family Camp. We’ve already begun hosting families in the Canyon and in just a few short months we will be welcoming the first campers into Headwaters. We are so thankful for all of your gifts to our new facility, including over $61,000 in Gift Catalog […]

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January 2013: Together

This entry was posted on Dec 12 2013, by Tina and is filed under Newsletter Archive

January 2013 January hands us a clean slate to start our new year. A rush of resolution-making and endless possibilities surround us, egging us on to fill up our blank calendars. In the midst of the enthusiasm, resolve this year to leave a little white space on your page. Rest and quality time together are […]

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March 2013: Why You’re Never Too Old for Read Aloud

This entry was posted on Dec 12 2013, by Tina and is filed under Newsletter Archive

March 2013 Reading has created some special memories with my children. We’ve explored new places, experienced adventures, encountered new people and creatures, and learned much about life and ourselves. As we approach the opening of Headwaters, we’re adding some final touches to help your family create many special memories. During the month of April, you […]

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December 2012: The Christmas Basket

This entry was posted on Jan 12 2013, by Tina and is filed under Christmas Traditions, Newsletter Archive

Dear Friends, Merry Christmas from the Canyon! This month we’re talking about Christmas traditions in our newsletter and on our blog. We hope those conversations will spark memories of your own or inspire you as you make your own memories this year. Thanks to all of you who have generously given through our Gift Catalog. […]

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November 2012: Jesus Came…Dust and All

This entry was posted on Jan 12 2013, by Tina and is filed under Newsletter Archive

Dear Friends, The leaves are changing colors in the Canyon. Thanksgiving is around the corner, with Christmas not far behind. For many of us, this season brings stress, rather than joy. Anticipation of the end, rather than anticipation of the coming. In our newsletters and on our blog this season, we’ll be exploring ways to […]

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October 2012: Choosing Sides

This entry was posted on Jan 12 2013, by Tina and is filed under Newsletter Archive

What if you could facilitate family renewal AND get your Christmas shopping done early, all in one fell swoop? We are excited to share with you the Family Camp Gift Catalog where you can contribute to Laity Lodge Family Camp and honor someone with your tax deductible contribution. With the opening of our new site, Headwaters, […]

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