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Exciting New Features at The Lights of Christmas

LOC Blog Picture 450pxEven if you’ve seen The Lights before, you will find lots of fun new things this year! There is lots of activity going on around the grounds at Warm Beach Camp as we get everything ready for The Lights of Christmas to open for the 2017 season.

A new light display has been created to go with the Gloria angels near the Nativity Scene. It is a spectacular light fountain that will be in the middle of the angel display. Then, check out the Nativity Scene where you will find several new Nativity pieces have been added.

The Mountain Cabins have been spruced up with new window shutters and boxes and painted fascia boards. The Pines area has a new spacious planting berm which will be full of light. And, the new sidewalk will be open for pedestrian traffic between Joyland and Cedar Lodge.

Be sure to try some of the new offerings by our food vendors.  Also notice that some of the locations have been rearranged from last year.

In the Live Theatre, the play this year is Back Home on the Tumblin’ D by Victoria Ritchey and is the sequel to last year’s play.

Many people tell us there is a special feeling when they are at The Lights. Share this feeling with those you love. Share the ministry of The Lights of Christmas this year.

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Can You Stick Around after the Party?

Have you ever been the “last man standing” after your holiday celebration — the one standing at the sink washing a stack of dishes and filling garbage bags with wrapping paper and bows? That’s what it can feel like around the Camp during the Take-Down Event on December 30th and 31st when it is time to begin putting away the decorations from The Lights of Christmas. Just like at your home in January, taking down the Christmas decorations can seem ...

Incredible Compassion

"You must be compassionate, just as your Father is compassionate." Luke 6:36 NLT https://bible.com/bible/116/luk.6.36.NLT   “I only do this to people I like!” is a phrase I use after teasing someone in a nice way. When I think about the people I love and am in relationship with, it is easy to have fun, play, show love and give care. I think up ways to express gratitude and appreciation. When it comes to people I am in conflict with, that ...

Teen discovers it isn’t just about getting volunteer hours

Little did Aidan Espinosa, age 15, realize that his life was about to change when he stepped into the Special Friends volunteer training session this past summer to help with the camps for adults with special needs. Originally, Aidan had signed on in order to fulfill his volunteer hours requirement for high school graduation. In the process of becoming a buddy for a Special Friends camper, he not only found a safe place to belong himself, but his world perspective ...