Entries by Jacki Weber

Becoming an ally thanks to UU youth camps

Grayson’s mom shares her story of the power of leadership development at UU youth camps The call came the week before Thanksgiving that students protesting Reed College’s financial ties to the private prison industry were being unfairly threatened with suspension and/or dismissal. Our son Grayson explained that he’d needed to explicitly align himself with the […]

19.12.04 – Email to Camp Champs and Congregants

Dear Camp Champ/Congregational Life Staff, I hope you received my email yesterday that shared a beautiful photo of the calm before the storm at Thanksgiving Camp! I’m dropping a note today to share a testimonial from longtime camper and Ventura UU Laura Fahr, pictured right with her son Stefan in sunnier months! Would you be willing to share it […]

This is not a #GivingTuesday Email

The day before Thanksgiving, Lorenzo and I walked along Jenks Lake Road in the snow. The only footsteps were our own…and those of a lone deer who checked us out before skittering up the embankment of Barton Creek. It was silent. Expansive. Breathtaking. Transcendent. I don’t encounter that kind of peace often down the hill in […]

2019 Summer Adult Camp Info for Congregations

Promotional Materials to share Adult Summer Camp Materials with your congregations! For Congregation Websites/Newsletters Graphics for Electronic Blog Posts Banner Relaxing at Camp Enjoying entertainment at Camp Full Copy for Electronic Blog Posts Sample Announcement Copy: Don’t miss the chance to retreat and renew in August: Retreats at Camp de Benneville Pines for every budget, […]

It’s time for Summer Youth Camps!

Limited space still available for 2019 Summer Youth Camps! Elementary Camp – Sunday, July 7 to Saturday, July 13, 2019  — JUST A FEW SPACES LEFT Middle School Camp – Sunday, July 14 to Saturday, July 20, 2019 — JUST A FEW SPACES LEFT High School Camp – Sunday, July 21 to Saturday, July 27, […]