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The New York Times article "Stop Googling. Let's Talk." explores research on the toll our always-connected, never-fully-present way of life is taking on relationships and empathy. Read the article for an in-depth look at the problem, and to learn why camp may be part of the solution.
Youth worker Mark Oestreicher describes the big faith decisions teens sometimes make at camp as "Ebenezers." Find out what in the world that means, and why he thinks camps and retreats play an important role in the faith formation journey of young people today, in this blog post.
While 35 percent of millennials do not identify with any religion, new research from Barna Group suggests "the light of the millennial Christian is shining actually brighter than that of Boomer or Gen X Chrisitans," according to Barna President David Kinnaman. Find out why in this Relevant magazine article.
When a wildfire threatened California's Hume Lake Christian Camp earlier this month, the property was evacuated, and scheduled events—including father-son adventure camp—were canceled. Rather than head home, three father-son pairs jumped in to assist the volunteer Hume Lake Fire and Rescue team in the firefighting efforts. Go here to watch an ABC News video about their experiences.
What do bridal showers and Olympic wrestling have in common? Both play a role in CCCA President Gregg Hunter's latest blog post, where he poses a challenge about encouraging the dreams young people actually have, not just the ones we expect them to pursue.
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