Posts Tagged ‘Camps’

Camp Mission Offerings Top $1 Million

Post a Comment » Written on August 30th, 2012     
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By Stan Friedman

CHICAGO, IL (August 30, 2012) – Ever since the Association of Covenant Camps and Conference Centers started taking mission offerings for camps around the world 20 years ago, attendees have been eager to give. This year, the



Flood Fund Created to Assist Covenant Pines Camp

Post a Comment » Written on June 29th, 2012     
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McGREGOR, MN (June 29, 2012) – A “Flood Fund” has been set up to offset what may be in excess of $100,000 in losses at Covenant Pines Bible Camp that were sustained as a result of historic flooding this week.…


Additional Camp Sessions Flooded Out at Covenant Pines

1 Comment » Written on June 26th, 2012     
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McGREGOR, MN (June 26, 2012) – Rising flood waters have forced cancellation of additional camp sessions this week at Covenant Pines Bible Camp, following closely on the heels of yesterday’s announcement that the Pathfinders session scheduled for Monday through …


Flooding Forces Covenant Pines to Cancel Session

Post a Comment » Written on June 25th, 2012     
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McGREGOR, MN (June 25, 2012) – Rising floodwaters forced Covenant Pines Bible Camp to cancel the Pathfinders camp session scheduled to run today through Wednesday.…


July Staff Reunion Planned at Covenant Harbor

Post a Comment » Written on June 14th, 2012     
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LAKE GENEVA, WI (June 14, 2012) – Covenant Harbor Bible Camp and Retreat Center will celebrate 65 years of ministry with a staff reunion in July 6-8.…


Hands-On Is Best Way to Learn About Nature

1 Comment » Written on May 10th, 2012     
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By Stan Friedman

SCOTTS VALLEY, CA (May 10, 2012) – The 150 fifth graders from the Oakland Public School District exited the buses that had taken them to Mission Springs Camp and Conference Center recently and saw something they had



Volunteering at Camp a Transforming Experience

Post a Comment » Written on April 27th, 2012     
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By Stan Friedman

JONESVILLE, VA (April 27, 2012) – Members of West Bay Covenant Church in Traverse City, Michigan, have traveled every year since 1976 to Covenant Mountain Mission Bible Camp (CMMBC) to minister in one of Virginia’s most impoverished



Camping Ministry Focus of Wednesday Webcast

Post a Comment » Written on March 20th, 2012     
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CHICAGO, IL (March 20, 2012) – Camping ministry will be the topic discussed during the next installment of Take One, a live roundtable webcast that enables Covenanters to dialogue with participants. The webcast will begin at 11 a.m. (CDT) Wednesday …


Covenant Point Launches Enhanced Website

Post a Comment » Written on January 17th, 2012     
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IRON RIVER, MICHIGAN (January 17, 2012) – The new website for Covenant Point Bible Camp went live today and will give readers greater opportunities to interact as well as provide more information.…


Christian Camping New Concept for Many Russian Youth

Post a Comment » Written on December 14th, 2011     
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By Stan Friedman

ASBEST, RUSSIA (December 14, 2011) – Church leaders here keep sending emails to Dave Cairns, executive director of Pilgrim Pines Conference Center, asking how they might advance Christian camping, which is something of a new concept