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Points For Prayer February, 2018

Points For Prayer February, 2018
  1. Praise the Lord with us – we have a new food service director for the Retreat Center and FC/ASA. His name is Doug Scherer and he comes to us from a lifelong career in food service. Pray for him as he gets acclimated to the job and people and for our need to hire one or more part time cooks.
  2. Pray for unity amongst all groups of The Firs, from staff to Council to Board. Almost 90 years ago Otis Whipple stated that the two essential principles for The Firs were faith in the Lord and oneness of spirit. Those both are so true today as we look to carry out our mission.
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from Executive Director, Tom Beaumont

Our Camp Among Camps

Dear Firs Family and Friends, As you probably know, The Firs is part of the Christian Camp and...



02feballdayParenting Teens ConferenceFriday & Saturday


24mar10:00 pmThe Firs Council Annual MeetingSaturday, 10:00 am


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21may6:00 amFirs Golf MarathonStarts at Dawn

THE FIRS UPDATE  |  Recent Posts

Save the Date: Upcoming Firs Events!

              The Annual Meeting of The Firs Council is set to be held March 24th at the Centerhouse starting at 10am. We're looking forward to a great time of fellowship and conversation. Also, mark  your calendars for our annual Golf Marathon coming up May...

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Save the Date: Upcoming Firs Events!


Annual Golf Marathon

The Firs Golf Marathon is an annual event (at the Bellingham Golf & Country Club) that allows our participants to connect with dozens of friends, family members and acquaintances, in an effort to support the ministries of The Firs in a fun and creative manner. By combining the love of a game,...

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Firs Golf Marathon



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