The following excerpt is from an article that originally appeared on Christian Today
Summer brings with it few consistencies (Wimbledon is one, good weather is not) but there is one that has endured over the years: the youth summer camp.
A chance for children to get away and for parents to be set free, the Christian summer camp adds the unique element of faith and spiritual excitement, perhaps re-igniting one’s religious sense, or sparking it for the very first time.
Summer camps can be a ridiculous, and life-changing, experience.Ventures & Falcons/ Facebook
But summer camps can get a hard time. Are they old hat for a digitally saturated generation? Are they just a reckless spiritual high, providing no long-term discipleship? An article by the satirical site The Babylon Bee took aim at the short-term frenzy with the sarcastic article: ‘Teen At Summer Camp Rededicates Life To Christ For Next Two Weeks’.
For the volunteers who lead and make these camps possible, the adventures withpost was originally published on this site