Something is missing

Dear Windermere Friends,   Week 34 – Something is missing   I heard speaker Dave Rhodes reference an article he was reading once about a man who had come up with an invention that was catching a lot of people’s attention. This is what Dave said – “His invention was the Ropeless Jump Rope. He…

Contentment – Week 31

Dear Windermere Friends,   Week 31 – Contentment   I don’t say this out of need, for I have learned to be content  in whatever circumstances I am.  Philippians 4:11, HCSB When 80% of our guests come between May 28 and August 15 Windermere can be hard place to find contentment. We are stretched. There…

Families – Week 29

Week 29 – Families I have been asked several times to describe the type of groups that come to Windermere. Many are surprised when I say that 25% of the groups that come to Windermere are families and or family reunions. We are blessed to have family cabins both small and large. There are 12…

Baptisms – week 28

Dear Windermere Friends, Week 28 – Baptism   Windermere partners with some great churches. From day one, I have loved the folks at Battle Creek Baptist in Tulsa Oklahoma. These guys love students and they are passionate about sharing the gospel. They have held their student camp at Windermere for the last two years.  Every…

Camp Fires

Dear Windermere Friends, Week 27 – Campfires   One of the things that comes with being at camp is the traditional – campfire. Windermere has campfire sites in five areas on our campus – Cedar Grove, the Vespers area, Lake View Dorm area, Spring Valley by the Trading Post and then the Amphitheater. In fact…