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June 16, 2024

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Today I’m going to do a “reprint” of my Fathers Day post from last summer. I have NOT lost my inspiration, but I am running late. Taking Stumblers pho...

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June 15 2024

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At Breakfast Club this morning, we talked about what we (and others) look like. This subject is a big deal for many (most) people and it has been a bi...

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June 14 2024

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Writing a daily update is a lot of fun during the summer. It forces us to distill a thousand moments of joy and inspiration into a theme for the day. ...

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June 13 2024

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Today is the Birthday Ball! We make sure birthday girls feel special on their actual birthday day, today is an extra occasion to remember. On the actu...

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June 12 2024

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Tonight is Carnival and the girls are FIRED UP. From the first day of camp, everyone has been talking about it… wondering if we will get shirts this y...

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June 11, 2024

by Jimboy

by Jimboy

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What does EVERY camper hope to do at camp? We think about this question all the time and plan each session in such a way that it connects deeply acros...

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June 10 2024

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Yesterday afternoon, I was struck by two moments of delight and inspiration. I read an email from the Creative Writing counselor (yes, we have a creat...

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June 9 2024

by Jimboy

by Jimboy

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Our Sunday schedule starts with Stumblers (our Sunday morning running club) at 8:30, a leisurely buffet breakfast from 9:00-10:15, a “white glove” ins...

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June 8 2024

by Jimboy

by Jimboy

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Our Opening Vespers was not just a success, it was a testament to the spirit of our camp. Having Catherine on stage was a highlight, and her prayer an...

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June 7 2024

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by Jimboy

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Dr. Sevier, Gigi, and Libby (Greystone’s directors through the years) taught us to be intentional about the details at camp. Our mission is to “Deligh...

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June 6, 2024

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Last night everyone from Bungalow 3 to Cabin 12 performed with their cabin on the big stage. It was a fun show… great choreography, fun costumes, and ...

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June 5, 2024

by Jimboy

by Jimboy

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Peter, my son-in-law, fixed the internet problem at 3:30 this morning. HURRAY!!! We are so thankful for his tech savvy (his explanation of the problem...

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June 4, 2024

by Jimboy

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5 AM Update: Internet issues resolved! Uploaded about 2,000 photos, looking forward to a great day! Thank you for your continued patience! Most of us...

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June Camp 2024!

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by Jimboy

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One of the great things about the Christian worldview is how it encourages a spirit of gratitude, patience, long-suffering, and joy. This is what I th...

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About to Open June Camp!

by Jimboy

by Jimboy

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It is hard to believe that June Camp opens on Monday. Just one week ago we opened our 105th summer with the CUTEST group of Junior Campers! They were ...

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Closing Day May 31, 2024

by Katie

by Katie

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Closing Day is marked by the full range of emotions. We are sad to close out the session and see the campers leave. We are happy to reflect on how m...

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Banquet Day Thursday May 30, 2024

by Katie

by Katie

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Today is the last full day of camp. It’s a bittersweet day as everyone wants to enjoy their last moments with their new friends, cabinmates, and couns...

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Challenge Day Wednesday May 29, 2024

by Katie

by Katie

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By this point in Junior Camp, we are seeing these campers really start to thrive. Camp is an amazing experience. It builds resilience, confidence, soc...

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Mid Camp Fun! Tuesday May 28, 2024

by Katie

by Katie

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Last night the Carnival was a huge success! We had the BEST time riding rides, eating our special Carnival food, hanging out with friends, dancing an...

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Settling In! Monday May 27, 2024

by Katie

by Katie

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I love seeing how quickly the girls have settled into camp. They are confident about the locations of classes, they run to their next class as soon a...

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Happy Sunny Day! Sunday May, 26 2024

by Katie

by Katie

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Today is our first day of classes for the summer, and it brings such delight to see the campers spread out all over camp participating in activities–s...

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And We’re Off!

by Katie

by Katie

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Opening Day of Junior Camp is better than Christmas! We have been preparing for this day since last August, and we are thrilled to finally welcome our...

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Join Us in Praying for Summer 2024 Week by Week

by Catherine

by Catherine

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We are just a couple of days out from our first Opening Day of 2024; it’s almost time to raise the curtain and start the show! Camp is abuzz with acti...

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Meet the 2024 Group Leaders

by Catherine

by Catherine

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We’ve been introducing you to our full-summer staff, Junior Camp staff, and nurses all spring long, and today we finally get to brag on our 2024 Group...

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How Closing Day Works

by Sarah

by Sarah

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With camp right around the corner, we know Opening Day is on many of your minds. We have a great video from a few years ago to show you how the Openin...

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Ready for Summer - New Camper Blog Series

by Sarah

by Sarah

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Hello new camper parents! It is hard to believe that this is our final new camper blog before the summer. Camp is coming soon, and we are counting dow...

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A Must-Listen-To Podcast before the Summer

by Catherine

by Catherine

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We are big fans of Sissy Goff around here, and we know so many of you love her too! Her books have been staples for us for years, and we have learned ...

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Showering at Camp - New Camper Blog Series

by Sarah

by Sarah

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Welcome back new camper families! We are nearing the end of our New Camper Blog series – summer is almost here! We hope you’ve learned so many fun det...

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