Posts tagged with: staff alumni

A Well-Worn Envelope In the fall of 1964 Pastor Forrest and Mary Johnson came to the Philippines to visit ABWE missionaries and graciously included us in their itinerary.  We had them flown into our village and they stayed overnight with...
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Why I Love Camp Ministry Last summer I spoke at Camp Gilead for Middle School Camp and then 2 weeks later I was in a van with our high schoolers on a 3,000 mile journey to attend another camp.  This...
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As I write this post, I am currently sitting outside surrounded by palm trees and banana plants with the sun already starting to warm the world. Thankfully the evenings and mornings are still cool enough to enjoy a nice cup...
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If you come to a week or spend a summer on staff at Camp Gilead, you’ll learn a lot of things.  But here are some things you WON’T learn at camp… How to watch TV all day How to go...
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There is something magical about being 1,500 miles away from home for two months spending every minute with people you have never met before.   When you first arrive, you are outside of your comfort zone. The only thing you initially...
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