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It’s a Ministry – Not a Job

This is the first memorable slogan regarding camp ministry that I remember hanging onto, “It’s a ministry – not a job.” When you’re staff swabbing toilets and washing endless dishes it’s hard to remember why you’re at camp. With less … Continue reading

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Ambition Check: Is My Ambition to Serve Others?

In his classic book Spiritual Leadership*, J. Oswald Sanders begins by questioning the leaders heart by posing this question, “Should it not be the office that seeks the man, rather than the man that seeks the office?” The question comes … Continue reading

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