You Are Not Alone

You Are Not Alone

“You are not alone in faith; you are not alone in your community” comprised the theme of the Lighthouse Christian Center Haven retreat at Casey this past year. “Jesus did…

Outdoor Ed - Salish Sea Mammals

Outdoor Ed - Salish Sea Mammals

Did you know that the waters that surround Whidbey Island are home to orca J, K, and L pods? Annually there are 10-12 gray whales that regularly visit and feed…

Friends and family plan

Friends and family plan

A few years back, the Sjoholm family hosted another couple at their family cabin for a holiday getaway. They had such a great time that Chris Sjoholm, Seattle Pacific University…

Life of a Bee

Life of a Bee

“Go to your fields and your gardens, and you shall learn that it is the pleasure of the bee to gather honey of the flower.”  ~Kahlil Gibran Outdoor education is…

Do you know freedom?

Do you know freedom?

“To know Christ is to know freedom.” That was the theme of the WWU Newman Center’s winter retreat. Typically, this group goes to local parishes for their retreats, but this…

Running at Casey

Running at Casey

“Running is a road to self-awareness and reliance – you can push yourself to extremes and learn the harsh reality of your physical and mental limitations or coast quietly down…