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Deer Creek Camp News

Doubting Thomas

Today’s theme is Animal Day so the we showed up to Breakfast with our lion and wolf shirts. We enjoyed some of Alma’s delicious pancakes and bacon! After Bible Study we said see ya later to the women of Trinity’s Treehouse and Sarita Casita as they went out to Pecan Valley for Trip with Austin and BK. We are excited Read More …

WILSONNNNN!

What a beautiful and eventful day it was at camp! The sun was shining and there was not a cloud in the sky. We enjoyed some hot and fresh French Toast with Papa Bear’s eggs for breakfast. In Bible Study we learned what sin is (Self Indulgent Nature). At Jump Start Papa Bear taught us what Read More …

Mac-n-cheese Monday

Oh what a beautiful morning it was at camp today! It was cool and there was a little breeze. It warmed up during Bible Study. At Jump Start, Papa Bear talked to us that Attitude is Contagious and that we must have an attitude (is contagious) of gratitude. Bear Competition followed, where we played Bear Brawl, O-Ball, Spartan Ball, and Three Read More …

Camp Has Officially STARTED!!!!

Finally, camp is here and it could not come any sooner! The campers poured in the gates excited to see their friends and to get their bunks. Running hugs, chest bumps, and high fives were shared as camp friends and families were reunited. Settled in their cabins, the campers played all camp games led by Read More …

If I Could Lose My Salvation

Three Things That Solidify Our Security of Salvation Mike Crozier has provoked this though in me: “If you could lose your salvation, you would!  And the sinful man that you are, you would have already lost it”. There is no joy in the idea that you can lose what God accomplished.   Check out Romans 5:1-11 Read More …

Featured Ambassador Family: Kelly

The Kellys Richard and Denise Kelly heard about Deer Creek Camp through a family at Midland Classical Academy who invited them to a Bear Jamboree. They signed up their twin sons, Clayton and Garret, in 2012 and that summer became an Ambassador Family. “We loved the values Deer Creek taught our kids and we want Read More …

Featured Ambassador Family

The Dixons Laura and Paul Dixon know how to draw a crowd. They own and operate Paradise Canyon, a beautiful camp ground along the lower Medina River. Deer Creek used Paradise Canyon for the weekend camping trips several years back. However, this is not where our relationship with the Dixons formed. Laura Dixon went to Read More …

March News!

March News from Camp !!I HAVE A BUNCH OF ANNOUNCEMENTS!! Karl Wacker has accepted the position of Camp Director and will be assuming this role as he juggles graduation from St. Mary’s University this May. Deer Creek Camp experience includes Men’s Director last summer, leadership, praise and worship director, cabin counselor and COR Team. He Read More …

Steps of Faith

(A letter from Matt) Steps of faith are rarely easy but always exciting. That said, my family and I are walking out on faith to follow a different calling. In the fall I will start teaching at Midland Classical Academy and eventually go to graduate school for Child and Family Counseling. Karl Wacker has accepted Read More …