I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith.
A very simple and straightforward Bible passage and one of my favorites. "I have kept the faith." Faith. In so many ways faith for me is synonymous with Caroline Furnace. My years at Caroline as a camper and summer staff allowed me to discover and develop my "grown up faith" as a Christian. Walking the trails, soaking up the sunshine, talking about God among peers, feeling the Holy Spirit among
This is the day that the Lord has made; let us rejoice and be glad in it.
Isn't it so cool that God made today and all of creation, is always with us and just loves us so very much?! It most definitely is! This is why "This is the day" is one of my absolute favorite songs that we sing at camp! This verse takes me home to Caroline Furnace because it is so easy to apply at camp. Camp is an intentional Christian community, so it is easier to take the time to stop and thank God
They came to Jericho. As he and his disciples and a large crowd were leaving Jericho, Bartimaeus son of Timaeus, a blind beggar, was sitting by the roadside. When he heard that is was Jesus of Nazareth, he began to shout out and say, "Jesus, Son of David, have mercy on me!" Many sternly ordered him to be quiet, but he cried out even more loudly, "Son of David, have mercy on me!" Jesus stood still and said, "Call him here." And they called the blind man, saying to him, "Take h