These are a variety of peppers all harvested from the Camp Stevens garden. Today, we celebrate the opportunity to let children see and taste things they may have never tried before (like purple peppers!).
“There is one glory of the sun, and another glory of the moon, and another glory of the stars: for one star different from another star in glory.” – 1 Corinthians 15:41 Which star do you always look for in the night sky?
“But ask the animals, and they will teach you, or the birds of the air, and they will tell you; or speak to the earth, and it will teach you, or let the fish of the sea inform you.” – Job 12:7-9
As we welcome the summer with open arms, we reflect on the beautiful days where the sun is out but the world looks completely different.
“We were born to unite with our fellow men, and to join in community with the human race.” – Cicero What’s your favorite community event to participate in?
“A friend is one that knows you as you are, understands where you have been, accepts what you have become, and still, gently allows you to grow.” – William Shakespeare
“What should young people do with their lives today? Many things, obviously. But the most daring thing is to create stable communities in which the terrible disease of loneliness can be cured.” – Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. Where do you find community today?
“And this our life, exempt from public haunt, finds tongues in trees, books in the running brooks, sermons in stones, and good in everything.” – William Shakespeare
“Nature will not be admired by proxy.” – Winston Churchill Where will you next go to experience the outdoors?
“A lawn is nature under totalitarian rule.” – Michael Pollan What is the ideal thing to look out your home’s back windows and see?