The end of another great session!

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Well, there goes Second Session. Where it went, who knows. How it went? Perfect. We ended Second Session with another amazing banquet in every way. The decorations were exquisite and other worldly as we stepping into the world of How To Train Your Dragon. In the land of Berk, dragons and vikings co-exists and live together as dragons and dragon … Read More

The extraordinary sharing of talents

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Last night was the Talent Show and boy were some extraordinary talents expressed! We started the day with our Metaphysical Activity Period (MAP) led by one of our practitioners, Aubrey. The focus was pinions, and we shared our opinions on our pinions! First, we broke down what pinions actually are, which are the ten outermost feathers of an eagle’s wings, … Read More

World Cup Soccer Day!

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What a great couple days we’ve had! When the campers came back from Overnights, we all rejoiced upon their return by celebrating International Night after a full day of classes. Though not a fully adventurous evening program, International Night is important to Crystal Lake Camps because it provides an opportunity for campers to all come together as a global community … Read More

Sunshine all the time!

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It was another full day of classes, and I have to say, we really are enjoying the sunshine! All the classes are in full swing from the soccer field up in Boys’ Camp to the waterfront down along Crystal Lake. The sun is shining, the boats are out, and if you listen closely you can hear the sound of hooves … Read More

Greetings from second session!

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Second Session has begun and we are in full swing! The weather has been sunny, the weather has been rainy, but regardless, we are still out around Crystal Lake living our best lives and expressing God in every aspect of every activity! We are now in the habit of translating all our instructions and activities in not only English and … Read More

Fun on the Fourth

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As 1st Session comes to an end, we were able to go out with a bang with our Fourth of July Independence Day Celebration and Banquet last night! It was a whole afternoon of festivities and I’m excited to recap it all with you! First, the morning consisted of packing and prepping for the afternoon. Free swim was open for … Read More

Ground control to CLC talent show

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You would not believe. The Talent Show. We had last night. All other activities and programs aside, Talent Show brought the evening to light the second we stepped into Alford Hall and saw that we were about to go on an Intergalactic Adventure. We were greeted by Spaceman Spiff, which, if you’ve ever read Calvin & Hobbes, the appearance of … Read More

Ah-ho for council fire

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Yesterday was quite a fun-filled day of activities as the Family Camp families and Youth Camp campers all enjoyed the sunshine and warm breeze that flowed through camp. It was a gorgeous Sunday that started with our Sunday School and church services, followed by book marking the new Bible Lesson, God. The afternoon went as such. Family Camp had multiple … Read More

Family Camp 1b has begun!

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It’s been an exciting couple days here at CLC for Session 1a and 1b! Not only did the campers of Session 1a arrive back from Overnights yesterday, but also Family Camp 1b started today! Hooray! Goodness where to begin. Well, for starters, the Overnight was “amazing!” (And that’s a direct quote; you heard it here first). The campers enjoyed a … Read More

Vespers and God’s reflection

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If you’ve ever heard Electric Light Orchestra’s 1977 hit single Mr. Blue Sky, then you’ll know the feeling we’re all feeling as the sun shone down on us this morning after rain last night. “Sun is shining in the sky, there ain’t a cloud in sight. It’s stopped raining; everybody’s in a play and don’t you know it’s a beautiful … Read More