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10
Apr

Fake News about Early Christianity

There’s been a lot of chatter about “fake news” this year. Some stories, even though they have no basis in fact, are told so often, and with such conviction, that large numbers of people end up believing them anyway. Fake news is all around us. There are SO many that Snopes.com...
03
Apr

The Value of Kids & Youth

What is the value of a child? A youth? A camper? We need to see people, children, as God sees them. What was His point of view? Well, Jesus gave them His time, Jesus died for them. They are: Loved by God Accepted by Jesus Have guardian angels Are a gift from God Are precious in...
26
Mar

Are You a Safe Harbour?

I recently discovered the country music group, Renegade Station, and their song Safe Harbour (words below). At Widjiitiwin, we consider safety in our community to be of paramount importance. The relationships between staff and campers and amongst the staff can make or break a...
19
Mar

Read Through the WHOLE Bible in Just 1 Year

How many chapters would you have to read a day to read through the whole Bible in just a year? Well, there are 66 books in the Bible. There are 929 chapters in the Old Testament and 260 chapters in the New Testament. This gives a total of 1,189 chapters (18 per book on average)....
13
Mar

2018 Widji Calendar; What’s Happening

Wonder what’s going on this year at Widji. Well, here are some of the plans we have. January through April – camp fairs and promotions, staff recruiting, interviews and hiring plus program development.  May May 5-7 – summer leadership weekend May 8 – spring crew start May...
06
Mar

Camp Fairs & Promotions for 2018

Every year we spend many Sunday mornings and other days on the road promoting Camp Widjiitiwin and Muskoka Bible Centre. Here are the events we’ll be at for 2018. Come and say hi if you’re in the neighbourhood. Blue events are in the past, orange events are still to...
28
Feb

Warning! Moose in a China Shop…

I’ve often wondered where the saying “a bull in a china shop” came from. How does a bull get into a china shop? More on that in a minute. Can you imagine Moose or Bear or Buster or Boomer or Sherlock or Heyoo in a china shop? It has to be arms down, eyes...
21
Feb

Moose Update February 2018

It has been quite a year. About this time last year I began to be more affected by the debilitating dizziness that would eventually send me off on sick leave from July to September last summer. It was the first summer since I was 13 that I had not been at camp. It was hard to not...
13
Feb

Why Everyone Needs To Go On A Retreat!

Everyone needs to go a retreat to pull back for their busy daily routines, to build a temporary community with like-minded people in a fun natural environment and focus on being spiritually renewed and refreshed with a pace that is unhurried and conducive to rest and relaxation...
06
Feb

Changes Are Coming

It’s said that the only person who likes change is a baby. At Muskoka Bible Centre & Camp Widjiitiwin we believe that, as we set our sights on our 2020 vision, we needed update our organizational structure to be ready for more ministry opportunities. The ne...