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Reflecting on Growth

Wednesday, August 3rd 2016

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After a restful weekend here at camp, it was time re-enter into our normal schedule with renewed energy on Monday. We wasted no time Monday morning jumping right back in with a camp-wide Morning Watch and a day full of skills. After spending a week in their skills, campers are starting to expand and grow within these activities. Climbing moved o...

An Energizing, Restful Weekend at Camp!

Monday, August 1st 2016

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We had an awesome weekend packed with fun, but we also managed to get rested up for the second half of Classic 4! The Buckeyes and Birches arrived back to camp after breakfast from their Tribal and Cabin Campouts just in time for a day filled with Tribal Activities on Saturday. The tribes participated in many different activities all throughout ...

All-Day Skills & All-Day Smiles!

Saturday, July 30th 2016

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We can’t believe that the first week of Classic 4 is coming to a close, but what a great week it has been! Everyone enjoyed a delicious and filling breakfast this morning, and the Poplars arrived back to camp from their Tribal Campout just in time for a day full of skills. It has been a joy to watch the campers during their skills. Their many pr...

A Thrilling Thursday!

Friday, July 29th 2016

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It was an early day for us here at Rockmont and a hearty breakfast was just the thing that camp needed to fuel a fun-filled Thursday. We kicked off the day in typical Rockmont fashion by enjoying a morning of skills. For campers this meant returning to their First and Second Skills, which they had not revisited since Monday. Now that all the vit...

A Wonderful Wednesday of Skills, Plus Evening Watch!

Thursday, July 28th 2016

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It was another awesome day at camp with beautiful summer weather, fun and exciting morning activities, and an afternoon of skills! This morning the Birches got to experience a little bit of what the Poplars experienced yesterday by playing a game of 3-Ball-3-Disc, a combination of soccer and ultimate frisbee. Their brother tribe, the Buckeyes, p...

A Fantastic Tribal Activity Tuesday!

Wednesday, July 27th 2016

Frisbee

We had quite the fun-filled day at Rockmont today! It included Tribal Activities, Free Swims, and an awesome thunderstorm to cool off the afternoon. The Hickories, Hemlocks, and Sycamores continued their day in the forest for their Tribal and Cabin Campouts today. These campouts are such important times of growth, connecting with the natural wor...

A Monday Full of New Skills & New Friendships!

Tuesday, July 26th 2016

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Classic 4 had a fantastic start today as we enjoyed a whole day of Skills! The campers arrived to Eden Hall this morning ready to eat a delicious breakfast and conquer the day. They set off to Morning Watch with their tribes, pitched in to help clean up their cabins, and then went to their first and second skills. The first day of skills is alwa...

Growth, Achievement, and Friendly Competition!

Thursday, July 21st 2016

Gully

With a morning full of Tribal Activities and the last round of afternoon Skills, we are making the most of these last few days at camp. This awareness has only made the campers want to play harder, work as diligently as they can to finish different projects in Skills, and bond with their new friends even more. Bear Camp had an exciting morning w...

All Smiles on this Tribal Activity Tuesday!

Wednesday, July 20th 2016

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This Tuesday at camp was filled with Tribal Activities, Horseback Trail Rides, and Ski Trips. The Poplars started their day by hiking back to camp from their Cabin Camp Out while the rest of us began the day by playing games and participating in activities with our tribes. Bear Camp traveled across camp to the Golf Course for an exciting round o...

Taking Skills to the Next Level!

Tuesday, July 19th 2016

Ceramics

What an exciting, beautiful summer day at Camp Rockmont! Mondays are for all day skills here at camp, and today was an especially fun day, beginning with camp-wide Morning Watch! All campers and staff sang, danced, and worshipped God together with excitement this morning. We were also rain-free today, so we maximized the outdoor fun! Campers wit...