We caught up with Phil Yoder, summer staff alum, and asked about his experience planning a retreat for youth from James Street Mennonite.
This summer held both my favorite weeks and most difficult weeks that I had ever faced. The first week, I was assigned to the Explorers camp (ages 8-9). It soon became clear that I had the cabin missing father figures. One mother told me that a camper had lost his father that year and been bullied at school. Another mother …..