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Camp helps kids develop lifelong skills — and friendships

For many people, summer camp is one of the sweetest memories of childhood.  It is at camp that we form some of our first real friendships, learn new skills, gain independence and begin to really see the connection between ourselves and the rest of the world. Camp gives kids confidence to grow and explore, arms them with skills that will …

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Build Character, Gain Self Esteem, Develop Leadership

THE CHERITH CANOE TRIP A wonderful out-trip experience that will provide opportunities for the campers to focus on teamwork and communication while building character and self confidence. Campers will learn leadership skills, develop responsibility and mature socially and spiritually. Campers will also be taught  canoeing skills, how to plan and prepare meals on an open fire and gain basic camping …

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So … What’s New?

With Spring finally here, it is time for a quick update. 1. A number of programs are almost full; several of the Equestrian Camps have only 1 or 2 spaces remaining, regular Riding Lessons are filling quickly, the CILT One class is almost full, the Junior Leadership Camp is 3/4 full, some of the Adventure Camps are 2/3 full 2. …

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Three Options – R.C. Sproul

When we transgress the law of God, we are left with three chief options: (1) We can repent, which involves change in us. (2) We can redefine the basics of ethics to meet our level of behaviour. (3) We can redefine the character of God to make Him less threatening to us. The latter two options are less painful to …

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7 reasons you should work at a camp this summer…

It’s no secret that I’m an advocate for camp. I believe that everyone as a child should get the chance to spend a week at camp once a summer. They deserve to be out in nature, away from technology, enjoying independence, getting a little (or a lot) dirty. They just deserve it. But I also believe that every young adult …

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LESSONS FROM THE CHURCHES IN REVELATION

Don’t lose your love for God’s truth or His people (Rev. 2:1-7 church @ Ephesus) Remain faithful in the face of tribulation and poverty (Rev. 2:8-11 church @ Smyrna) Resist Satan’s influence, even to death, if necessary (Rev. 2:12-17 church @ Pergamos) Resist false teaching (Rev. 2:18-29 church @ Thyatira) Remain zealous and pure in conduct (Rev. 3:1-6 church @ …

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March Madness

March is the month for college basketball. Sixty-eight teams compete for top honors over three wild weekends of energy and excitement. Watching a game on TV, I was frustrated to see one of the star players foul out of the game. After being forgiven for the first four fouls, players have the opportunity to watch the rest of the game from a …

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Why Kids Need Camp by Brandon Heath

Before recording my sixth album, “No Turning Back,” I needed restoring. I was a bit tired, working a lot, feeling kind of uninspired. I prayed from Psalm 51 “Restore unto me the joy of my salvation.” The more I prayed that prayer, the more I thought about where my journey began — at camp. I started thinking about where I …

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Applying a Little Heat

In this you greatly rejoice, though now for a little while, if need be, you have been grieved by various trials, that the genuineness of your faith, being much more precious than gold that perishes, though it is tested by fire, may be found to praise, honor, and glory at the revelation of Jesus Christ. ~ 1 Peter 1:6-7 One …

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Where did the name Cherith (pronounced Keerith) come from?

Cherith is the name of the brook the Lord sent the prophet Elijah to for spiritual refreshment. While Elijah was there, ravens brought food to him. You can read about this in 1 Kings 17:1-6. Today we look at Camp Cherith® as a place campers come to learn more about Jesus Christ and have their souls refreshed by the Lord.

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