Five Things to do When Your Camper is at Camp

Posted on July 20, 2016 at 6:58 am

by: mckenna, counselor 1. Send All campers love receiving any and all types of mail.  Emails, packages, and letters brighten campers’ faces everyday around dinner time.  To send your camper an email, all you have to do is send one to camper@covenantpines.org and put your camper’s name in the subject line.  Keeping in contact with your camper helps with their… READ MORE

How Working At Camp Bears Much Fruit

Posted on July 20, 2016 at 6:45 am

by: Jenna, Counselor Coming to Covenant Pines Bible Camp for not only my first summer on staff, but also my first summer ever, you could say I was a little nervous. During staff training we had a drawing of questions to get to know everyone a little better. One of these questions was “Of the fruits of the spirit, which do you… READ MORE

Flexibility

Posted on July 19, 2016 at 6:44 am

by: Maggie, Lifeguard The dictionary defines flexibility in three different ways: The quality of bending easily without breaking The ability to be easily modified. The willingness to change or compromise. Let me tell you now, camp would never run without the concept of flexibility. My name is Maggie Faulds and I am a lifeguard here at CPBC. Well, most of… READ MORE

A Day In The Life of a Ropes Director

Posted on July 15, 2016 at 10:52 am

by: Sam, Ropes Director Hey Everyone!! My name is Sam Lucht and I’m one of the Outcamp/Ropes Directors at camp and I’m writing today to show everyone the usual day on the job. My schedule isn’t really set in stone from day to day as there are multiple factors that can rearrange how my time is spent throughout the day.… READ MORE

Junior Staff: Growing Leaders for the Kingdom

Posted on July 15, 2016 at 10:16 am

by: Julie, Jr. Staff Director Greetings and salutations! I’m Julie, and I would love to tell you more about Covenant Pines Bible Camp, specifically the Junior Staff programs here! The Junior Staff program here at Covenant Pines is near and dear to my heart for many reasons, so let me tell you why! Not only did I complete the LIT… READ MORE

Conquest and Fashion

Posted on July 14, 2016 at 11:11 am

by: Luke, Counselor Here at Covenant Pines Bible Camp, there are tons of different big games played each week. However, there is a common theme in many of them: Conquest. Take, for example, the classic camp game of Whip and Strip. Four different teams get face paint on and proceed to try and take the other teams cones. Or who… READ MORE

My Favorite Spot At Camp

Posted on July 10, 2016 at 10:07 am

by: Hannah, Counselor Out of all the places I’ve been in the world, Covenant Pines Bible Camp is close to the top of my list of favorites. There are tons of great spots here at camp that hold unique memories, like my beloved Cabin 10 where I’ve made my home as a counselor for Summer #2. Or Chapel, where twice… READ MORE

6 Reasons to work as a summer camp counselor

Posted on July 8, 2016 at 10:44 am

By: Luke, Day Camp Director It is evident that those who work an entire summer at a Bible camp are a completely different breed. I say this because I am one of those crazy people. I had the opportunity to work at multiple Bible camps for the past 5 summers. For those who do end up spending a summer at… READ MORE

10 Summer Camp Staff Essentials

Posted on July 8, 2016 at 6:33 am

by: Jonathan, Counselor Being on summer staff at Covenant Pines has taught me a lot of things, such as proper sock pulling technique, how to interact with campers of all ages, and ultimately what it means to be a servant of Christ. Among of all these things resides a summer camp staff culture, a culture I have been apart of… READ MORE

A Day In The Life Of Day Camp

Posted on July 5, 2016 at 4:30 pm

  By: Grace, Day Camp Assistant My name is Grace Leinberger and I am the Day Camp Assistant and I LOVE IT (that’s me in the middle of the picture to the right). This summer I get to be a part of the day camps that are happening all over the cities. So far, we have been to Excelsior Covenant,… READ MORE