In a world of pressure, and many voices, teenagers face challenges like never before. Temptation and ideas seem to be everywhere, and it can be hard to decipher growing up as a teen. They face peer pressure at school and many days feel like their world is crashing in. With all these different … [Read more...] about 5 Areas to Focus on with Teenagers at Church Camp
It all started when our mom made the deal.I was 11 when our mom made a deal with my sisters and me that if we would go to a week of church camp just this first time, and we didn’t like it, she would never ask us to go back again.Ever.We had been grumbling and complaining for weeks- … [Read more...] about That’s the Deal: A story about sending your uninterested child to summer camp.
As our country continues to battle a rising obesity rate, it seems everyone, from the first lady to Shaquille O’Neal, is taking a shot at how to help. Having worked in the weight loss and health industry for a number of years, I don’t believe there is a magic bullet. No one thing will “fix” the … [Read more...] about Healthy Bodies and Healthy Spirits