Tag Archives: Bethel Camp

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-belated holiday greetings-

Hello to our family and friends; welcome to the story of our lives! It’s been a busy time at camp the last week or so, and the writing side of my brain is turned off. Out of desperation for something … Continue reading

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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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-a moment in the life of a Maytag-

Monday evening Roger was fixing a washing machine (If you’re a Bethel Camp junkie, it’s the washer in Briarhopper – on the landing above the dining hall.) He was ready to screw the front panel back on, but he couldn’t … Continue reading

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-working the road-

This afternoon I was standing in the back corner of the camp chapel, taking part in one last service in the old building before it gets torn down this week. It was kind of an amazing time. I’d expected a … Continue reading

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-a little christmas spirit, anyone?-

So… I might be just the tiniest bit excited that I got something published in an actual periodical that goes out to thousands of people’s homes. But I don’t often admit to being excited about something or proud of an … Continue reading

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this week

This may be the hardest week of the summer. Wesley and Malin have day camp from 9:00-3:00, then there’s Bible School every evening at 6:00. There are two different church groups here – one to lead the day camp, and … Continue reading

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