It’s a near-weekly occurrence that a special story finds its way to us at Camp Friedenswald. Wherever and however the stories are told, they speak to the impact of Camp.
When we hold the biblical stories next to Creation, we can gain even deeper insights into who we are, what we are made for and how we connect to the earth. We can then say, “it was good.”
Among the graces received during the sabbatical was the reconnection and renewal that came through time spent in the woods here at Camp. To experience the trails, the trees, the creatures, with fresh perspective and space was a real gift – and to experience them with my family added additional layers of joy. Below is an excerpt of a journal I kept during those weeks, providing a glimpse into my experience on sabbatical.
We’re looking forward to a great line-up of programs in the year ahead! In addition to our longstanding offerings, including youth and family Summer and Winter Camps, we’re excited to…