Tag Archives: outdoor education


The Job of the Christian Camp

One early sign of spring for many of us parents and grandparents is the arrival of Christian camp applications for the coming summer months.   I’m a camp lover.  After my godly father, church, and Sunday school, the most significant … Continue reading »

The Wonder of Bible Plants

When I was a kid, perhaps around 1950, my folks received a couple gifts from Scottish evangelist Gavin Hamilton who stayed with us when he came to speak at our small-town Baptist church. They were a KJV Bible with an … Continue reading »


Solomon was wiser than all the men of the east and all the sages of Egypt. He was wiser than any man, including Ethan the Ezrahite or Heman, Calcol, and Darda, the sons of Mahol. He was famous in all … Continue reading »

What Are Camps For?

As the rain and the snow come down from heaven, and do not return to it without watering the earth and making it bud and flourish, so that it yields seed for the sower and bread for the eater, so … Continue reading »

Children and Nature

Fall is the ideal time to teach children about nature—and about nature’s Creator.  While Christian schools can be straight-forward about referencing the Creator, most secular schools cannot.  Home-schoolers, parents, grandparents, and other care givers might want to use the following … Continue reading »