Camp in Our Hearts 2020

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Enjoy these links for a limited time this summer. And keep sending us your pictures and videos at episcopalcamp@gmail.com so we can include them in our final Camper Cam, coming soon.

Links for Camp In Our Hearts 2020:

Saturday Opening Virtual Campfire (June 13, 2020)- https://youtu.be/-APqm_eXaSM
Songs Include: Light the Fire, Step by Step, My Lighthouse, You are Holy (Prince of Peace), I Am A C, Little Gold Box, Holy Ground, Here I am Lord

Monday Daily Program (June 15, 2020)- https://youtu.be/ro63jO3ravY
Mother Terri teaches us about “Turn” and how to make pinwheels, Field-less game “Frisbee Toss”, plus songs “I have Decided to Follow Jesus”, “Pharaoh Pharaoh”, and “Romans 16:19”. Bonus Features: Tamisyn’s Camper Care Unboxing Video, Staff Selfies, Valentine’s Lady, and Tim’s Hat Flip

Monday Night Virtual Campfire (June 15, 2020)- https://youtu.be/ezgGTjTrFQo
Songs include: Lord of the Dance, Undignified, I Have Decided to Follow Jesus, I Will Call Upon the Lord, Trading my Sorrows, How Lovely is Your Dwelling Place, Better is One Day, Here I Am, Lord

Tuesday Daily Program (June 16, 2020)- https://youtu.be/1R5hRRcQtT8
Elizabeth teaches us about “Learn” and sings “My God is Big, Big, Big”, learn how to make morse code bracelets, includes songs “My Lighthouse” and “Bless the Lord O My Soul”. Bonus features: Valentine’s Lady, Kim’s toothpaste LifeHack, Lisa’s Bubble Gum Challenge

Wednesday Daily Program (June 17, 2020)- https://youtu.be/sDwOZp4SfW4
Jodi teaches us about “Pray”, including how to make pray beads, Field-less game “Tennis Ball Challenge, an Art challenge to create with what you have, and songs “Every Move I Make”, “Climb”, and “Grin Again Gang”.
Bonus features: Walter’s Workout, Valentine’s Lady, Jacob’s Hike, Cash’s before meal prayer, and another hat flip by Tim.

Wednesday Night Virtual Campfire (June 17, 2020)- https://youtu.be/TrY3iw76swM
Songs include: 10,000 Reasons, I Want To Walk As A Child of the Light, We are the Family of God, Pharaoh Pharaoh, One Thing Remains, Peel Banana, Whadat-n-Chew, Flea Fly, If You Believe and I Believe, Here I Am Lord

Thursday Daily Program (June 18, 2020) – https://youtu.be/Njw1wEHjPf8
Father Clark teaches us about “Worship”, try the “Cookie Face” Challenge and lots of folded paper art activities, songs include “Lord of the Dance”, excerpts of song medley by Fr. Brian Grantz, and “My Lighthouse”
Bonus Features: “Tarzan” song, Valentine’s Lady, Devotions with Tamisyn, Ethan’s “Big Bird” dance, and Jodi’s Prayers from the Bathroom

Friday Daily Program (June 19, 2020)- https://youtu.be/NYbkFRsF75Y
Bishop Doug teaches us about “Bless”, try the field-less game challenge – Tower!, songs include “Romans 16:19”, “Lord I Lift Your Name on High”, “Come Thou Fount”, “One More Step Along the World I Go”
Bonus Features: Yoga with Britt and Jodi, Valentine’s Lady, Staff Pets, Bloopers

Friday Night Closing Virtual Campfire (June 19, 2020)- https://youtu.be/HzsrWS4gRYE
Songs Include: Come Thou Fount, My Lighthouse, Step by Step, Lord of the Dance, I Am A C, Hey Burrito, Undignified, The Pig Song, Holy Ground, Here I Am Lord

Links for activities from the daily programs: 

Hikes with Jacob (extended version) – https://youtu.be/gjZ6lHigs8U

Art- Folding paper star with Tamisyn – https://youtu.be/ewawRiWGtDo

Presiding Bishop Michael Curry – This video helped us determine our weekly theme this year – https://episcopalchurch.org/posts/publicaffairs/habits-grace-invitation-you-presiding-bishop-curry-1

Art ideas from Erica – 22 Paper hacks – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nSGq3e7QpS8

Art ideas from Erica – 20 Cool crafts from toilet paper tubes and trash – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C1eHeXAuFno

Praying Outside with Jodi – https://youtu.be/z4WrtugciLs

Praying in the Bathroom with Jodi – https://youtu.be/MkRawRRNxCw

Dice Games with Nathan – https://youtu.be/vpKDasbZklE

Yoga with Jodi and Britt – https://youtu.be/VIlIQtlQEKI

Non-toxic Play Dough Recipe (Thank you to Annie Johnson of takecaresouthbend.com for sharing this.) – https://theimaginationtree.com/best-ever-no-cook-play-dough-recipe/

The original Camp Mack Cinnamon Toast

1 loaf sliced white bread (in recent years camp has used Texas Toast bread)
1 cup melted Butter
2 cups White Sugar
¼ cup ground Cinnamon

  1. Mix sugar and cinnamon and place in flat container.
  2. Melt butter and set beside cinnamon container with a pastry brush.
  3.  Swipe a slice of bread with butter to cover all areas and then dip bread into cinnamon sugar, shake off excess sugar mixture and lay bread on baking sheet.
  4. Bake at 350 degrees for 8 – 10 minutes just until the bottom of toast lightly brown when you carefully lift slice and the tops look set with butter and sugar.

Serve with a scoop of vanilla ice cream. Thank you to Chef Vanessa for sharing this!

More Camp Bloopers (coming soon) –