Camp 2015

Compass Camps joins SoundCloud

Posted by on September 4, 2015 at 9:20 pm

We’re trying something new this year by uploading the camp talks to SoundCloud. You can access them from SoundCloud directly or from the embedded links below. More information on our camp talks 2015 page.

Talks 2015

Posted by on September 2, 2015 at 9:11 pm

The morning talks on Compass Camp 2015 were on Encounters with Jesus. Starting at his birth and working our through¬†Jesus life to Easter we looked at different people who met Jesus and the impact that encounter had on them. Due to the limitations of the free Soundcloud account the recordings of the 2015 talks have […]

Day 7 – Christmas Day in an evening!

Posted by on August 21, 2015 at 10:00 pm

The last full day of Compass Camp 2015 began with the usual whistle and wake up call of “Morning Campers”, the start of a day that was going to end in a very unusual way with a Christmas Day experience. Before the evening there were other last events for this year’s camp. Firstly¬†the morning meeting […]

Day 6 – Christmas Eve!

Posted by on August 20, 2015 at 8:17 pm

It’s Christmas Eve! Today we woke to rain, probably as close to snow as we’ll get in August, which soon cleared to a breezy yet sunny day; perfect weather for the day’s adventures of canoeing and gorge-scrambling (or gully-bashing or ghyll-scrambling – take your pick!). The girls proved to be far more coordinated than the […]

Day 5 – More activities!

Posted by on August 19, 2015 at 8:45 pm

Phew! What a busy day Wednesday was. After breakfast it was time to get those dancing shoes on, this time for a game of musical statues. These games before the talk ensure the campers are wide awake although, rocking to Christmas songs in the middle of August out on the school car park sometimes attracts […]

Day 4 – Camp walk

Posted by on August 18, 2015 at 8:38 pm

Good morning campers! That’s the first thing you hear as Brian blows the whistle to get everyone up. Off they go to the showers and then from there they get ready for the day by making lunch sandwiches. Before the teaching session, there is the normal warm up to make sure everyone is awake and […]