Author Archives: Grace Tibbetts

Finishing up summer and evaluating mission

I have just about finished my summer of camp life. Wow, has it been an incredible experience in so many ways. I was made an honorary Oregonian, so I think I’ve hit my prime. I think I summarized in my last post the importance of this internship to my personal growth, so I’ll leave it at […]

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Peace-Interning is Pretty Rad

Hello everyone! Updates and some reflection for my past two camp weeks, which have been wonderful. Tawakoni in August, KS. and Loch Leven in Southern California- Starkly different in area, but much the same in community. Both places have reminded me of the importance in conversation and relationship. Even though the summer isn’t over, I […]

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Our Bubbles

I haven’t posted since my first camp in Florida, so updates: I spent the past two weeks at the Christian Conference Center in Iowa and then at my beloved home camp, Tall Oaks Camp and Conference, in Linwood, Kansas. The Iowa camp was clearly so connected and has been built to be a camp of […]

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Hope is Action part 2

God is absolutely amazing. I posted yesterday about hope in action and then last night we had one of the most powerful worships I’ve ever been to, about just that. Be prepared for some tears from this post. We began worship by being led, with our eyes closed, to our chairs by the kids who […]

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What if hope is… action?

FLORIDA; TUESDAY- Quick update before I do a bit of reflection- I am currently at my first camp of the summer in Florida. I have been overwhelmed with the hospitality, but also the immediate connections I’ve had with other counselors, staff, and campers. These are all super awesome people here at Silver Springs and I’m […]

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How do we Peace right now?

Hi everyone! Because this is my first post, here is some background about myself: My name is Grace Tibbetts and I am one of the Peace interns for this summer! In August I will be a senior at Avila University, studying Psychology. After attending graduate school, my goal is to work with young children who […]

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