Rockmont News


“Now We Walk”: A Mountain Camper’s Story

“If Jesus can heal the paralyzed man, why is anybody ever paralyzed?” That was the question I (...)

Shawn Marler July 31, 2017

Growing Through Adversity: A Disc Golf Story

In the summer of 2012, Jack stepped onto the Rockmont property on opening Sunday as a veteran, a (...)

Shawn Marler July 28, 2017

Solid Ground: Finding A Place to Stand

“Give me a lever and a place to stand and I will move the world." —Archimedes “Archimedes (c. (...)

Shawn Marler July 25, 2017

The Holiness of Hospitality: An Opening Day Reflection

I met Will just this morning in the parking field. He smiled from the backseat as I approached his (...)

Shawn Marler July 24, 2017

Divine Interruptions

I would like to reclaim the concept of interruptions. Historically, they’ve been this unfortunate (...)

Shawn Marler July 19, 2017

A Place to Stand

Give me a lever and a place to stand and I will move the world. —Archimedes “Archimedes (c. 287–c. (...)

Shawn Marler July 17, 2017

Lightbulb Moments: Troublemaker’s Story

As an educator, I often hear the phrase “lightbulb moment” thrown around on what seems like a daily (...)

Shawn Marler July 14, 2017

Recognizing the Greatest

This morning at breakfast I asked the campers to be on the lookout for the incredible stories from (...)

Josh Drexler July 12, 2017

Toward the Target: An Archery Story

Today I watched Bill Sanderson instructing a camper who was holding a bow for the very first time. (...)

Shawn Marler July 11, 2017