This afternoon Mar-Lu-Ridge welcomed many new and old faces all began the work of being remade. Campers got to know group members over games including a hunt for hidden counselors and a water relay. The entertainment for the evening was the first installment of the week-long series Tips Ahoy: The Nabisco Clemens Story. The saga follows a child who wants to become a busboy upon hearing the advice of a talking calzone. The second episode is much anticipated.
At worship, the sun fell over Harper’s Ferry as campers painted crosses on their neighbors foreheads. We were all reminded that Jesus will take care of the fears that we all bring to new adventures. A few words from Pastor of the Week Joel Guttormsen got us thinking about how we are Made New through Christ and worship closed with song as the sun disappeared.