Category Archives: camp


Since I almost never whine (outside the privacy of my own home) can I complain for just a minute here? I’m tired of being left. It happens over and over again. People move into camp (and our hearts) and then, … Continue reading

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-just messing around-

I realize we have this huge chapel building project going on here at camp and there’s enough work to keep more than all of us busy for more time than we have. Call me wacko, or call me a typical … Continue reading

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This is a small picture of my house right now: No, we’re not moving. It’s just the end of the summer. That’s all. Living at a summer camp means that life explodes into crazy busy chaos during the summer months … Continue reading

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See! The winter is past; the rains are over and gone. Flowers appear on the earth; the season for singing has come… -Song of Solomon 2:11-12 Those words may be a bit premature. Winter isn’t quite over; we’ll probably be … Continue reading

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-summertime in list form-

The day after tomorrow is the official start of the happy chaos that we call summer camp. Okay, for the most part, it’s not exactly chaotic, but when I try to imagine being personally in charge of it all, ‘chaos’ … Continue reading

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small minds think alike… great ones are easily entertained…

…or something like that. CS Lewis once said: Friendship is born at that moment when one person says to another, “What! You too? I thought I was the only one.” We were already friends, but Amanda Yoder and I had … Continue reading

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a quotable moment

This morning Roger was asking me if I had any ideas of someone we could ask to donate about $6,000 to get a heat pump installed in Miller Hall. It would have to be someone with money to give, and … Continue reading

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