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Shout it from the Mountaintop: December 31, 2012

A great thought with which to end the year: “Saying thank you is more than good manners.  It is good spirituality.”  – Alfred Painter Be safe everyone!

Shout it from the Mountaintop: December 28, 2012

“When thou prayest, rather let thy heart be without words than thy words without heart.” -John Bunyan

Shout it from the Mountaintop: December 27, 2012

“Never be in a hurry; do everything quietly and in a calm spirit. Do not lose your inner peace for anything whatsoever, even if your whole world seems upset.” – Saint Francis de Sales

Shout it from the Mountaintop: December 26, 2012

“Within you there is a stillness and a sanctuary to which you can retreat at any time and be yourself.” – Herman Hesse

Merry Christmas!

From our community and family to yours: Merry merry Christmas!

Shout it from the Mountaintop: December 24, 2012

“Happy, happy Christmas, that can win us back to the delusions of our childhood days, recall to the old man the pleasures of his youth, and transport the traveler back to his own fireside and quiet home!” – Charles Dickens

Shout it from the Mountaintop: December 21, 2012

“It is, generally, in the season of prosperity that men discover their real temper, principles, and designs.” – Edmund Burke

Shout it from the Mountaintop: December 20, 2012

“We ought to do good to others as simply as a horse runs, or a bee makes honey, or a vine bears grapes season after season without thinking of the grapes it has borne.” – Marcus Aurelius

Shout it from the Mountaintop: December 19, 2012

Christmas is not a time nor a season, but a state of mind. To cherish peace and goodwill, to be plenteous in mercy, is to have the real spirit of Christmas.” – Calvin Coolidge

Wednesday’s Whim: Reflection

Camp Stevens is like a bubble.  Our bubble is, in many ways, our greatest asset – a peaceful place apart where children and adults can get away from the busyness of every day life and escape to the mountains for adventure and renewal.  And frankly, there is little else to do here besides have a … Continue reading