Camp 2017

2017 photos

Posted by on August 26, 2017 at 10:42 am

It’s been a week since camp finished and all the photos have now been uploaded to our Flickr site. We’ve put together a slideshow of photos from the week.

Camp 2017 survey

Posted by on August 22, 2017 at 8:50 pm

Whether you’re a parent, camper, leader or even supporter we’d appreciate your feedback on camp so have put together a short survey to review and rate this year’s camp. This year we have a choice to make on the site, whether to stay or return to the school. Please take a few moments to complete […]

SS Compass returns to harbour

Posted by on August 21, 2017 at 8:44 pm

Throughout the week campers won gold coins for games, answering questions in talks and tent inspections. Coins were also won for pirate jokes, here are a couple of the, erm, best: Q: Why does it take pirates so long to learn the alphabet? A: Because they can spend years at C Q: What does a […]

Thursday and Friday on the good ship Compass

Posted by on August 20, 2017 at 11:20 am

The last couple of days on camp seemed to fly by with barely a chance to pause for breath, let alone update the blog! After a tough message delivered by Joe on Wednesday Tom took up the mantle and told us about eternal life on Thursday and followed up on Friday bringing the message of […]

Wednesday aboard SS Compass

Posted by on August 17, 2017 at 5:41 pm

Well, Wednesday, its been another action packed day on camp. The morning started with a challenging talk from Joe Kirby. He had the unenviable task of preaching on the part of John 3:16 which says “should not perish”. A difficult subject but none the less one that we must discuss to help us understand how […]

Tuesday aboard SS Compass

Posted by on August 16, 2017 at 7:55 am

  After another rainy night in our tents, we awoke to the welcome news of a dry and sunny weather forecast for the day ahead. With hungry bodies fuelled by a hearty breakfast and sleepy brains made alert with some outside pirate-themed activities, we turned to the Bible for some soul-nourishment. We looked at John […]