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Will Our Grandchildren Have Faith?

Faith is a beautiful, life-affirming gift. It is by faith that we say Yes to each day that God (...)

Stan Wilson December 4, 2020

The Good News in our Dinner Tables

Growing up, I ate with my family at the dinner table most nights. We called it the supper table. (...)

Andrew Ginn November 25, 2020

Rockmont Principles: Wild and Wonder

Do you remember the first time you saw “the tree?” You may have been about nine years old... You (...)

Mike Peckham November 20, 2020

Rockmont Web Lessons: Turning Frustration into Determination and Fierceness!

An age-old parenting question is, “How do we create an environment for our children that allows (...)

Dan Davis November 6, 2020

Behind the Scenes: How We Develop Rockmont’s Program in Pursuit of Five Critical Objectives for our Campers

Part One: Self Confidence Parents tell us that in the days after their son has been to (...)

Chuck Flournoy October 22, 2020

The Importance of Play: Mother/Son Pogo Sticking Edition

Camp Rockmont is a special place - a community set aside for new experiences and new (...)

Karen Davis October 16, 2020

The Case for Camping

I believe in the power of a night spent camping in the woods. At Rockmont, we believe in (...)

Andrew Ginn October 9, 2020

Let Your Son Make Choices When He’s Afraid

Most young men are used to making certain choices: what will I wear? What do I want to eat? Do I (...)

Mike Peckham September 4, 2020

Staying “Awake” During Social Distancing

We are collectively in uncharted territory. The rhythms that many of us knew from a few weeks ago (...)

Andrew Ginn & Dan Davis March 24, 2020