Not only has experience been found to be the best teacher in many situations, it also provides viable opportunities for personal growth. In reality, experience underlies the deep-seated thoughts that exist in almost all outdoor ministry settings. Faith Forming Through Metaphor explores the concept of experience, discusses the power of “doing,” and details ideas that can be used to help build a sense of community in a camp setting, as well as ultimately help individual campers grow in their Christian faith.
Among the topics covered:
• The activity is just a small part
• Building community
• Lessons learned
• Christian habits
• Using activities to help campers in their lives now