It's nearly bedtime on day two of the national conference for the Christian Camp and Conference Association, but I sure am awake and excited by all that's happening at Lake Buena Vista here in Orlando. Worship and Bible teaching from Eugene Cho kicked off the morning, as well as inspiring stories from camp professionals who … Continue reading Blogging from “Beyond” – Day Two
It’s here, my favorite week of the year! I'm in Orlando for the national conference for the Christian Camp and Conference Association, where camp people from across the world come together for inspiration, relaxation, learning, and community. What had been plain conference rooms with boring carpet just hours ago have been transformed into spots where people have … Continue reading Blogging from “Beyond” – Day One
I always remember college semesters passing by quickly, but the fact that in one month I'll be on my Christmas break from Wheaton/HoneyRock is absolutely ridiculous. Where has the time gone? My 24th birthday has come and gone. The "branches have traded their leaves for white sleeves" and the lakes are freezing over. The horses … Continue reading Notes from the Northwoods Vol. 2
Dear Summer Camp Staff. I see you. I've been you. Believe me, I understand what you're going through right now. I know that you're entering the mid-summer slump that plagues camps across the country. You've mastered staff training, you have a few weeks of camp under your belt, and the newness of camp has worn … Continue reading Dear Summer Camp Staff. I see you, and you’ve got this.
(You'll have to excuse my meta-thinking - bear with me for some great news!) It's hard to say where a dream originates. Is it given to us before we're even aware it exists? Or is it sparked into being through our exposure to new ideas and experiences? Specifically, where did my dream of going to Australia … Continue reading I’m headed to Australia!
On April 24th I was blessed with the opportunity to be the guest speaker at Camp Allegheny's annual Booster Dinner fundraiser. As per the request of some of my camp friends, I've posted my speech so that others may hear the incredible testimony the Lord has given me.Hello everyone! My name is Rebecca Sheriff, and … Continue reading Things Grow at Camp