One of the best things a married Christian couple can do for their relationship is to attend a Christian marriage retreat. But for an organizer, coming up with fresh ideas to keep things both productive and fun can be tricky.That’s why we've compiled a list of the 10 best Christian … [Read more...] about The 10 Best Themes for Christian Marriage Retreats
Your youth group is ready to load onto the bus. There is excitement in the air. With this comes the dreaded question, “are we there yet”?So what are some great games to help keep the youth on the church bus entertained? Here are 10 church bus games that will help!BINGO! Who … [Read more...] about 10 Church Bus Games To Help Your Youth Group Pass The Time
Dear Mom,I just got here at camp, and I thought I’d write and see how you’re doing. Truth is I know how you’re doing. I know you’re probably worried sick since I’ve never been away from home overnight before. You’re probably waiting by the phone for a call telling you that I’ve been eaten … [Read more...] about Dear Mom, Relax: A Child’s Letter from Camp to a Concerned Mom
Ahh, Christian Camp. Fun times with friends, fishing on the lake, playing games, and Bible time in the chapel. Christian camp and church retreats are always (well, usually) a good time. The people that attend these events are usually Christians, and you’ll either be friends with them, meet them … [Read more...] about The 5 Types of Christian Camp Campers – Which One Are You?
Let us first consider the history of Christian youth camps in the United States. Youth camp for teenagers began back in 1861 by a man of the name Frederick Gunn.Frederick took teenagers to Long Island NY for 2 weeks of outdoors fun and camping every year. Frederick was the operator of a … [Read more...] about Are Christian Youth Camps Really Worth It?
Summer is just around the corner and that means only one thing for teens—youth camps! Yes, it’s that time of year again when youths from different churches plot their schedules around one of the most highly anticipated events of teens.If you’re an organizer, you may have run out of ideas … [Read more...] about The 10 Best Summer Youth Camp Themes
In any youth group, one of the main things everyone will be walking away with from their experience is a memory, something they will want to hold on to for a very long time. GoPro cameras are the best-designed cameras for youth groups and will make those memories last for … [Read more...] about 5 Reasons your Youth Group should Buy a GoPro for your Next Camp
The death of my dear earthly father is still fresh and I am writing this article with tears in my eyes. I had a wonderful Godly father which is in itself one of the most valuable gifts God could ever give a child. We buried my Dad of who lived to the age of 80 this past January 21st of 2014. I … [Read more...] about My Father Left Me The Ultimate Inheritance
Easter is an exciting yet busy time of the year for churches and retreat coordinators. That’s why we wanted to make it easier on your by providing a list of the 10 best Minute To Win It Easter Games!To make all of these games have that extra bit of Easter flare, consider decorating standard … [Read more...] about 10 Quick Minute To Win It Easter Games – #6 Is Genius!
Isolation is the enemy of success. Ivory-towers are filled with lonely, ineffective people who feel misunderstood and unappreciated. Worse yet, isolated individuals grow paranoid, fear conspiracies and resort to controlling through authority.Us/them thinking destroys influence.Changing … [Read more...] about The Three Power-People You Need On Your Team