Allendale

My Camp Staff Experience in Allendale – Foster Parents Article

12 Nov My Camp Staff Experience in Allendale Posted at 04:30h in Culturally Engaged by CE   Even so, as I sat with the other camp staffers and was asked to describe my current relationship with God, I felt spiritually dry. I was coming off of a grueling semester that wore me down mentally, physically, and spiritually. Honestly, I felt weak and tired, and I think that scared me. I was not naïve in thinking the summer would be easy.…

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A Family Trip to Allendale – Foster Parents Article

08 Oct A Family Trip to Allendale Posted at 04:30h in Culturally Engaged, Local by CE   Recently, that goal was accomplished. Now I can say my family has officially gone to Allendale—twice—and survived! During our week in Allendale, we served at Camp Impact, a summer camp for kids in the community. In all honesty, serving the kids at camp can be challenging sometimes. In the midst of a child telling us off, walking away, or completely ignoring us, it’s…

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