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Grand Finale

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On opening day we started our opening assembly with a line of counselors cheering the campers into the Pavilion. The girls could hear the cheers of...

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Banquet Day

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Today is banquet day. A day of great joy at camp, one that is sweet in a way that is quite special. In my normal work year I experience each and ev...

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Satisfaction

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The play was SO CUTE!!! We could not be more proud of the Directors, Cast, and Crew who worked so very hard to bring it all together in the last mi...

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Mountaintop Moments

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The Production EP last night was delightful. Such great dancing, singing, cheering, “stomp”, guitar, and even some basic juggling! You would have b...

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Countdown

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We have entered the “golden week” of June Camp: the countdown to Banquet Day has begun and everyone is keenly aware of that fact. Ceramics projects...

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Prize Day!

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Our final Stumblers of June Camp is a big deal to the girls. The t-shirt reward for running both Sundays is the first reward for perservereing thro...

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Saturday

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The Breakfast Club joke is a big deal around here. Campers are always asking what the next joke will be (they know the jokes by heart and love to g...

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Friday

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Today we got an extra hour of sleep due to a little thing we call “Sleep Late Friday”. We do this every week at Main Camp and everyone loves it! Yo...

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Thursday

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The report from our big carnival is good… the weather was perfect (last year it rained), the food was amazing, the rides were awesome, and spirits ...

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Wednesday

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We have now been in camp for ten days. In ten days we will go home. That is the very definition of the half way point of the session. At this point...

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Tuesday

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Last night was so much fun! The “Grandma” theme was a hit (basically a team building series of games where cabin groups walked around camp acting l...

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Monday Morning

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Happy Monday everyone! This begins our “Middle” week of camp, the best week of camp in my opinion. I like to describe it to be the “sweet center” o...

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Sunday

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Sundays should be different… the Bible tells us that God made the earth in 6 days and rested on the seventh. He called that the Sabboth and gave it...

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Here Comes the Sun

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We awoke to bright blue skies and the promise of a lovely warm summer day. The weather this week has been perfect (from my perspective as a “native...

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Quiet

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I am an introvert but always wanted to be an extrovert. Oh to be the kind of person who is completely at ease in a crowd! I prayed for this attitud...

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Adjustments

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A good friend used to say that “Life is just a series of adjustments”. His name was H.M. Barfield (Lell Harboe’s father who spent many summers help...

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First & Second

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Today is the Second day of classes but interestingly, the campers will be taking classes for the first time. This is because we run an every other ...

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First Day

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My favorite moment yesterday afternoon came as the girls ran into the Pavilion for their first “Assembly” of the camp session. The bugle blows, let...

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Raise the Curtain

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My father used to get so excited about Opening Day… he was always giddy about every moment of this magnificent day. He loved that moment when the f...

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Opening Day

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It has been a very busy day and I almost forgot to do an update! SORRY!!! About the only people that care about what is on the blog today are those...

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