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Obedience to the Lord - Summer Waterman

Leadership, Sky News, The Fellowship

If I could explain to the Summer of a year ago where I would be right now, I don’t think I would quite believe it.

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When the Hardest Year Gets a Little Bit Harder - Josh Mans

Leadership, Sky News, The Fellowship

It’s a very strange feeling to be in arguably the hardest year of my life, then for it to only get unexpectedly harder.

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Virtual Field Trips From Home

Sky News

Did you know from the comfort of your own home you can travel the globe? In one day you can explore the Dallas Zoo, the Smithsonian in Washington D.C. and even the Great Wall of China! In the midst of this "new normal" so much creativity has emerged. Below is a list of places for you and your family to explore. We start our adventure in the Dallas/Fort Worth area and then travel out across the globe.

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Tune My Heart to Sing Thy Praise - Katie Coley

Sky News, Leadership, The Fellowship

Psalm 34:1 “I will extol the Lord at all times; his praise will always be on my lips.”

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Blog by Charis Flake

Leadership, Sky News, The Fellowship

Early on in the Fellowship, I found myself sitting in the top of an old barn faced with a simple, elementary question. My manager asked me “who is God to you?”

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F.E.L.L.O.W.S.H.I.P - Jamie Swartzentruber

Leadership, Sky News, The Fellowship

What is the Fellowship? What am I learning? What is my life right now?

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What If - Garrett Henson

Leadership, Sky News, The Fellowship

This is my third attempt at writing this blog post.

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The Fellows Club - Madeline Rowe

Sky News, Leadership, The Fellowship

We are all so different, but we are also so similar. We all came to the fellowship with different expectations, but we were all called by Christ to this small town in East Texas for the same purpose: to learn how to glorify God through service and to how to look more like Christ. Our pledge verse that we chose to live by for the year is Philippians 2:1-11 which states:

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It’s a good day because the gospel is true - Trent Pickens

Leadership, Sky News, The Fellowship

I’m currently sitting in a coffee shop in Colorado Springs staring off at the mountains in the distance as some tunes blast over the speakers debating what it is I want to write for my Legacy Fellow Blog post.

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A walk to work - Sammy Poole

Leadership, Sky News, The Fellowship

I am in the girls cabin on the side of a Colorado mountain about to head out to the crisp cold to start my work day. I have my backpack, check. Radio is here and on, check.

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Community - Bri Bellamy

Leadership, Sky News, The Fellowship

If you were to tell me a year ago that I would be living with thirteen other people in a small East Texas town working at a camp, I would have thought you were joking.

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What are the odds? - Janna Honea

Sky News, Leadership, The Fellowship

While working at camp and living on the side of a mountain, playing "what are the odds?" has become a common occurrence.

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Behold Good

Sky News, Leadership, The Fellowship

‘Is—is he a man?’ asked Lucy. 

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Homesick for Heaven - Hannah Onley

Sky News, The Fellowship, Leadership

In May of 2017 I flew from Atlanta to Texas for the first time.

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Fellowship - Josh Duke

Leadership, Sky News, The Fellowship

“Jesus knew the Father had given everything into His hands, that He had come from God, and that He was going back to God. So He got up from supper, laid aside His robe, took a towel, and tied it around Himself.” John 13:3-4

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The Allegory of The Fellowship - Nic Linde

Leadership, Sky News, The Fellowship

There was once a great sculptor, his name was Zeno he was well renowned around the world for extravagant sculptures depicting people of high esteem.

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C H O S E N - Esther Nyemba

Leadership, Sky News, The Fellowship

The Fellowship is described as “a year-long refinement program designed to invest in the lives of recently graduated college students who desire to look more like Christ.”

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23 Tips to Living in Westcliffe, CO - Mel White

Leadership, Sky News, The Fellowship

I have lived in Westcliffe now for 6 months and during my stay here I’ve turned 23 years old; therefore, I thought it would be appropriate to share 23 things I’ve learned while living the ‘small town’ life: 

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Tension - Jack Burton

Leadership, Sky News, The Fellowship

And being very tired and having nothing inside him, (Shasta) felt so sorry for himself that the tears rolled down his cheeks.

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Greatest Blessings - Nathan Mendez

Sky News, Leadership, The Fellowship

The fellowship has been such a blessing to me so far. Learning more about God and also learning how to live in community is something that I know I will always value.

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Beauty in the Wilderness - Jenna Holley

Sky News, Leadership, The Fellowship

Have you ever been in a place that seems far from literally everything? Well, I can now attest that I have. Welcome to the wilderness.

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Around The Table - Lisa Hughes Tyson

Sky News

Cooking is not my thing. When I make a meal for my family, I am known to use every bowl and mixing spoon in my kitchen. 

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5 Months Ago - Carlos Guerrero

The Fellowship, Sky News, Leadership

 5 months ago, I was leaving a place that had become home.

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The trees are changing and so am I - Shayla McCormick

Sky News, Leadership, The Fellowship

Coming into the Fellowship, I was considered to be the “quiet” fellow of the group of fourteen. I would not initiate any conversations with anyone and especially did not really care to get to know others, besides above the surface.

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Follow Me - Janae Wellum

The Fellowship, Sky News

Learning Daily to Follow the Lord Jesus in my Life

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The Dares | #SKYstaffstories

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One of the key lessons the Lord taught us both while at Sky Ranch was the value of vulnerability.

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Ann Estes | #SKYstaffstories

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You only know what you know… Sky Ranch gave me vision into gospel center community in a way that I didn’t know existed.

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Micheal McConnell | #SKYstaffstories

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Sky Ranch is a HUGE impact on my life.

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Paige Jeary | #SKYstaffstories

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Some of my favorite memories were made in the mountains at Ute Trail.

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Josh Marshall | #SKYstaffstories

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Sky Ranch taught me how to depend on the Lord...

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Gaze in awe - Ana Montoya

The Fellowship, Sky News

I remember all the insecurities and anxieties I held on to so tightly at the beginning of The Fellowship. “Who am I within this group of people? What’s my role and why am I here?”

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Somewhere on a Couch in Westcliffe - Brittany Craig

The Fellowship, Sky News

Somewhere on a couch in Westcliffe, CO, I realized I didn’t have deep roots in my faith, I realized that I ran to everything else besides Jesus during my troubles. As tears run down my face, Julie tells me, “the Lord has called you to run to him, and you need to obey.”

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Like gold - Beth​ Doerksen

The Fellowship, Sky News

I was recently updating my resume and came to the place where I needed to explain my current job. I was stumped. How could I describe everything that I have done and learned since joining the Fellowship last August, in a few bullet points?

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Tell a good story - Will Reynold

The Fellowship, Sky News

I love storytelling. I love watching movies, listening to a public speaker, or reading a book, as long as it is a good story. And I believe telling stories to one another is one of the best ways to grow closer.

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Refinement - Sam Braden

The Fellowship, Sky News

Psalm 66:10- “For you have tried us, O God; You have refined us as silver is refined.”

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Glory - Grace Hamilton

The Fellowship, Sky News

Today after work, I went snowshoeing to our pond on camp. It had been snowing all day, and I did not want to let the fresh powder go to waste. I strapped on my snowshoes and started walking, but as I got to the pond, something caused me to stop.

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The Best is Yet to Come – Sydney Hoffman

Sky News, The Fellowship

Earlier in the fall I found myself struggling with comparison and discontentment. I felt trapped in the distraction of the future, always looking to preparing for the “next thing”.

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Let Him Take Your Breath Away – Lauren Sarter

Sky News, The Fellowship

Seven. I was seven years old the very first time that I got the wind knocked out of me.

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How to camp at Sky Ranch with Swag

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So you’re coming to camp this summer? Good call. You’re getting ready to have the most fun week of your life!

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Session Availability as of May 11

Sky News

Friends and Families! Many sessions already have limited availability and are continuing to fill up fast!

 

 

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Session Availability as of May 4

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Friends and Families! Many sessions already have limited availability and are continuing to fill up fast!

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Carrying Burdens – Chloe Prochaska

Sky News

Sigmas are asked to pick up rocks at the bottom of the mountain.  We tell them that the rock they select must stay in their hand the entire hike.