While I was enjoying myself and teaching Bible classes at Camp Manatawny, my wife and kids were at Camp Grann(a)mommy. They visited numerous parks, went to the library, rode a train, rode the rides at Hershey Park, visited me at camp, and visited the local pool.
We had 10 baptisms last week. Please pray for all of them. Some come from church families and others don’t.
This sweet little girl was one of our campers. Her story will make you cry and inspire you. She is an orphan from Liberia who now lives in PA.
Our Theme was “The Race to Heaven.” We had five lessons and a final activity on Friday morning. We used a lot of examples from the Olympics which begin next month. The daily lessons were:
On Friday, the Bible All-Stars competed against the counselors in Bible Buzzer. Since the campers lost, the Bible Teachers had to take a plunge in the pool. It was actually quite refreshing.
This psychiatrist was a guest on Tuesday. He spoke Tuesday evening and “taught” us how to laugh. He rigged a Bingo game so that everyone won at the same moment and every camper received a clown nose. He was great. He used to oversee the youth psychiatrist unit at a hospital in Philly.