Defying statistics

“College is something I never could even think about going to. Now I have been accepted to go to Hannibal LaGrange University starting this January. Statistics say I should end up in prison or worse. I refuse to be a statistic.” This was posted...

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Camp is a Magical Place

Camp is a Magical Place

A hug thanks to Beth for sharing her story at our Banquet for Hope on January 19, 2018. We are grateful for you being real about your camp experience, and so thankful to have you part of our Camp David family! Read Beth’s story…...

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Comfort for my Babies

Comfort for my Babies

My name is Bethany and I have 4 children who have gone to Camp David. My children were extremely close to their father prior to his incarceration. He was their primary caregiver while I worked, and they thought he was spectacular. He was...

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I Always Felt Alone

I Always Felt Alone

Letter from Sr. Girl Camper: “I wanted to thank you guys personally.  This camp means so much to me. I thought I was the only one who had a parent in prison, I always felt alone, abandoned, and worthless.  When I found out about this camp, I was...

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Front Porch Talks

Front Porch Talks

By: Faith Ruebke, IMPACT Intern and Front Porch Mentor “What are we doing today? What’s today’s snack?” These are the usual questions that await me, each Monday and Tuesday afternoon, as middle school and elementary age kids breach the...

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Learning to Be Myself

Learning to Be Myself

Justin is one of our alumni campers who became a 2015 Timothy Graduate, and now serves on staff. He shared his testimony in chapel one night for the other campers. We thought it would encourage your heart… “I grew up as the second...

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Faith Rooted Here

Faith Rooted Here

By Faith Brown, Summer Camp Intern “We all have one thing in our life that defines who we are today and when we think about what makes us who we are it’s followed with a memory. Camp David has been huge impact on who I am today as a college...

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