Category Archives: Parent Resources

Can You Guess How Many?

I am sure everyone has been to a party or some sort of gathering where the host has placed a certain number of objects in a container and asked the guests to guess how many are in the container. We … Continue reading

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Insufficiency? Maybe not.

Greetings from the land of Strong Rock! It’s fallish over here, and the green and vibrant leaves are starting to turn crimson. Summer will always be the most fun time of year at Strong Rock. Fall may be the most … Continue reading

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Summer of 2013: A Look Back

It is hard to believe that another summer has come and gone and fall is here. It’s the time of year when we look back at the summer and reflect on how awesome it was. We made new friends, reconnected … Continue reading

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Finding The Perfect Role Model

That is the goal. It’s the task set before us each winter and spring as we look for those shining stars who could provide an awesome example for the young people that attend camp each summer. A daunting task it … Continue reading

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So much, so much, so much

Do you ever get a song stuck in your head, something that just won’t seem to go away? That happened to me today. With the week of Thanksgiving here and the reflection I have been having throughout this month of … Continue reading

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Training, training, training

I am residing in a household with a living object lesson. Some of you may not know that Rambo is training for an Ironman triathlon. The first weekend in November we will travel to Panama City, Florida so he can … Continue reading

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Camp is just plain cool

What makes camp so awesome? Is it the cabins, the food, the games, the skills, the directors, the facilities, the counselors or the other campers? Ask 50 different campers and you will likely get at least 30 different answers. One … Continue reading

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Slow Down

Our first staffer of the summer arrived 107 days ago. Today marks only the 6th day since May 13th that camp has been empty, void of summer staff, guests, campers and the flood of activity that hosting folks provides. Welcome … Continue reading

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Do Not Miss the Fun: 2012 Family Camp

At the close of every summer camp session at least one parent says, ‘I wish I could be a camper at Strong Rock!’ With Family Camp just around the corner, it is now a possibility for everyone! Please bring your … Continue reading

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More Than Fun

Before joining the Strong Rock staff I was a middle school teacher. I loved my students and the relationships that I was able to build with them. However, teaching was also extremely frustrating for me as I realized that very … Continue reading

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