Posts tagged with: summer camp staff

The Power of Camp – Hansel O’Neil                  Last summer (2014) I served as the boy’s counselor of Cabin 14.  I grew up very religious, but by God’s grace, I was given repentance of sin and faith in Lord Jesus...
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Hello! My name is Melissa and I am the counselor of Cabin 7 for the second year in a row! This summer has been awesome so far and I have been making some fantastic memories with my fellow staff and...
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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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Hello! My name is Melissa Ruhlman, and this past summer I was the counselor of Cabin 7, (affectionately known as Castle 7 – home of the princess warriors)! I had one of the best summers of my entire life, and...
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Each summer for the past seven years, I have attended a Bible camp called Camp Gilead in Carnation, WA. This camp is very special to me. It has transformed my life and has strengthened my relationship with God in so...
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