The Boss is Coming Back: An Easter Devotion by Rev. Thomas Eggold

In 1914, Sir Ernest Shackleton and 27 crewmembers sailed from Plymouth, England, on a ship named The Endurance. On January 18, 1915, after five months at sea, the ship became stuck in polar pack ice. The crew waited patiently for the ice to shift and release the boat, but after many days they realized that […]

LCA Board of Directors Calls for Nominations

The LCA is calling for nominations of individuals interested in serving on the LCA Board of Directors. The LCA nominations committee will be accepting nominations for the slate through April 30, 2023. Nominate Yourself or a Fellow LCA Member The Lutheran Camp Association is governed by an 11-member board of directors which is made up […]

Why We Give: Mitch and Jess Knoll

Throughout November and December, we’re highlighting the stories of several supporters of Camp Arcadia’s ministry, why they give, and how. Mitch and Jess Knoll A couple who needs no introduction… but we’ll introduce them anyway! Jess has been serving on Camp Arcadia’s management team since 2016 – first as Program Director and now as Assistant […]

Let the Redeemed of the Lord Say So – Thanksgiving 2022

“Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good, for his steadfast love endures forever!” You’ll probably hear this first verse of Psalm 107 several times over the next week as we celebrate Thanksgiving… but do you know the verses that follow it? “Let the redeemed of the LORD say so, whom he has redeemed […]

“The Best Camp of All”: A Quick Trip through Camp Arcadia Song Books

Written by Stephanie Jass “Over hill, over dale, we will hit the happy trail to Arcadia, we all love so well…” Just seeing this opening line will probably initiate an earworm for most Arcadians. We know it as the “Arcadia Camp Song,” and it’s most famous for its shout of “AR-CA-DEEE-AH!” during the chorus. This […]