Scenic view of trees at camp

Christmas Wallpapers – 2021

by Pine CovePosted Dec 8, 2021


As the Christmas season (and its inevitable chaos)  is fully upon us, we thought there’d be no better time to send these Christ-centered, scripture-filled phone wallpapers to you! We hope these will be a constant reminder of the hope that we have that Christ is Emmanuel, God with us! Merry Christmas!  Emmanuel Tim Keller quote […]

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2021 Pine Cove Gift Guide

by Pine CovePosted Nov 30, 2021


It’s hard to believe, but it’s officially time to release our fourth annual Christmas Gift Guide! We’ve got recommendations from our full-time staff, a few summer staff favorites, and plenty more seriously fun ideas thrown in as well. So whether you’re shopping for your child, your roommate, or your mom, we’ve got you covered! No […]

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Advent Resources from Dutch

by Craig LangemeierPosted Nov 17, 2021


I love Christmas.  All the holidays are fun to celebrate, but I really get excited about Christmas. I love the lights and decorations, the music, the time with family, and fires in the fireplace (even if you have to turn down the air conditioning just to make it feel like you need a fire). But […]

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Thanksgiving Wallpapers

by Pine CovePosted Nov 17, 2021


Let’s be honest. It’s easy to get distracted with everything going on during the holiday season—even when they’re good things! Between cooking, catching up with loved ones, and shopping, it can be a little overwhelming. Use these beautiful (and truth-filled!) phone wallpapers to remind yourself of what is important! 1 Chronicles 29:13 Grateful Elizabeth Elliot […]

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Staff Spotlight: JD “Rambus” Moore

by Jenny SowersPosted Nov 9, 2021

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New Central Texas Program Staff – 2021

by Jessica AnthonyPosted Nov 3, 2021

headshots of new staff

It is our great pleasure to introduce you to the newest additions to our Pine Cove Central Texas program staff! We are excited for you to meet them so let’s jump right in!  Sam “Cool Cool Cool, Tight Tight Tight, Beans” Malouf: Sam “Cool Cool Cool, Tight Tight Tight, Beans” Malouf is the Site Director […]

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2021 Recruiting Roundup

by Jessica AnthonyPosted Nov 3, 2021

summer staff at tailgate

It should come as no surprise that we love our Christ-centered, others-focused, and seriously fun summer staff. Our camp teams have spent the past two months travelling to Nebraska, Georgia, Kentucky, Alabama, and the expanses of Texas (to name a few) to meet and interview potential new staff. With a goal of almost 2,000 total […]

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Let’s Get You To Winterfest

by Jesse GarnerPosted Nov 2, 2021


Updates for 2021 We are continually evaluating our procedures to protect the health of campers, staff, and parents. Go here to see our latest health policies. Drop off is earlier: 3pm at all camps! We will be serving dinner to campers on Friday night. The Winterfest shirt is back! Details below. Want to get eight […]

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Finding Her Foundation

by Madi TelshowPosted Oct 25, 2021


When Storye Molinar first entered the gates of Silverado as a second grader, she had no idea how much of a spiritual backbone Pine Cove would be in her life. Her sister, ten years older, had grown up going to Outback when it was the only youth camp in Columbus, and Storye was chomping at […]

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New East Texas Program Staff – Fall 2021

by Jessica AnthonyPosted Oct 20, 2021


Welcome to the second installment of our seriously fun new program staff introductions! This week we are highlighting the staff from the East Texas region’s Woods, Ranch, City, and Timbers camps. Read how they were introduced to Pine Cove, how they got their crazy camp names (and what they actually go by), and what they […]

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