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  • Camp Galilee March Event in Folsom

    by the Rev. Todd Bruce, Rector, Trinity Episcopal Church, Folsom; Secretary, Camp Noel Porter Board of Directors Ready to learn more about the Camp Galilee/Camp Noel Porter 2016 Summer Programs? Meet Camp Galilee's Executive Director on Sunday, March 13, 2016 at 2:00 p.m.

  • Camp Noel Porter Winter Update

    by The Episcopal Diocese of Northern California In the November 12, 2015 issue of the Aurora Clergy e-Newsletter, Bishop Barry Beisner addressed the financial challenges currently facing Camp Noel Porter. “This is a complex matter that will receive focused effort, as we work to discern what the partnership between the diocese, Camp Noel Porter and St. Nicholas', Tahoe City will look like,” said the Bishop.

  • Serving Our Partners in Honduras

    by the Rev. Andrea Baker, Assistant Rector, Faith Episcopal Church, Cameron Park Bishop Barry Beisner asked me to represent The Episcopal Diocese of Northern California at The Episcopal Diocese of Honduras’ annual convention in Tela, Honduras on May 23, 2015. This was my first visit to Honduras in four years, and it was a wonderful reunion with old friends and colleagues, as well as an opportunity to rekindle our partner diocese relationship.

  • ECS Announces 2015 Grant Awards

    by Episcopal Community Services (ECS) Thanks to the generosity of the members of our diocese and the tireless efforts of our congregations to serve the needs of the communities around them, Episcopal Community Services (ECS) was able to grant over $ 17,000 to eight different programs in 2015. This year several new programs are being initiated, as people discern local needs, And, in some places, very creative community partnerships are being developed. ECS is always excited to learn about the won...

  • CNP Summer Sessions Available

    by Camp Noel Porter Summer camp at Camp Noel Porter (CNP) is just a few weeks away, and camper registration is still open. To register, please visit our website at www.campnoelporter.org. Here you can register your camper through our online registration or download a paper registration form that can be mailed in.

  • Growing in Friendship

    by the Rev. Dr. Jenni Liem,Vicar, St.

  • Camp Noel Porter Wishes Granted Online

    by Camp Noel Porter Camp Noel Porter (CNP) recently launched our new online fundraising sites, where friends and supporters can easily donate items needed for the camp and retreat center. Our online "Amazon Wish List" is an quick and convenient way to choose specific items that you wish to contribute to CNP. Your contribution to our wish list can also be increased by logging in using AmazonSmile when you make your purchases.

  • Summer Camp Registration is Open!

    by Board of Directors, Camp Noel Porter Summer Camp is almost here, and online registration is now open and available for Camp Noel Porter (CNP). The theme for 2015 Camp Noel Porter is “God’s starting something!” We will be using this scripture as our foundation: “Now we look inside, and what we see is that anyone united with the Messiah gets a fresh start, is created new. The old life is gone; a new life burgeons!

  • “Light Up the Night” Gala Reflections

    by the Rev. Dr. Jenni Liem, Vicar, St.

  • Camp Noel Porter Take Down Weekend

    by the Rev. Dr. Jenni Liem, Vicar, St.

  • “Wonderful, Joyful Summer” at CNP

    by the Rev. Jenni Liem, Executive Director, Camp Noel Porter Now that August is here and there is a bit of nip in the air at Lake Tahoe, it is time to tell all of the good news of this year’s summer camp season at Camp Noel Porter. We hosted seven sessions of camp this year and our summer theme was "Joyful, joyful we adore you." We welcomed 137 campers over our seven weeks, and also enjoyed our Counselor-In-Training (CIT) week this year with our eight CITs.

  • Camp Noel Porter Summer Updates

    by Camp Noel Porter Summer camp is winding down, and this is our last week. Let us remind you that the tents will remain up and the camp facility is available for retreat groups and churches that may want to take their families, youth or others for a mid-week or weekend camping trip… book now while there are still openings! The retreat center is morphing from dorms for summer staff into retreat rooms.

  • Camp Noel Porter Fall Gala 2014

    by Camp Noel Porter Find the light within! Join us for our Light Up the Night Gala on Saturday, October 11, 2014. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., and dinner will be served at 6:30 p.m.

  • Camp Noel Porter Summer Discount

    by Camp Noel Porter Only 60 days until the start of the Camp Noel Porter summer season! With joyful hearts we will be camping under the big pines and blue Tahoe skies this summer, and we hope that you will join us! This summer we have room for over 200 campers – and we’re getting new registrations every day.

  • Camp “Nurse” for 2014

    Are you a nurse, MD or other health professional? Would you be interested in a week at Lake Tahoe with room & board in exchange for being a volunteer Camp “Nurse” or Medical Staff in the Summer of 2014? Another opportunity might be to serve as an on-call Nursing/Medical Consult Person.

  • Camp Noel Porter Summer 2014

    by Camp Noel Porter Summer is quickly approaching and Camp Noel Porter is making plans for the fun and excitement!  This summer’s theme is "Joyful, joyful, we adore you" and will explore how joy is at work in our campers’ lives, communities, and relationships. Camp Noel Porter registration is now open!  There are two different ways you can register your camper for this summer: 1) Online registration (requires a PayPal payment account) OR 2) Download our registration form at www.campnoe...

  • Time for a Check-up?

    UPDATE: The retreat dates have changed to April 4 - 6, 2014. by Camp Noel Porter Relationships are so much like everything else in life. Ups and downs are not unusual.

  • 60th Anniversary Gala

    60th Anniversary Gala Celebrating Camp Noel Porter, October 5th! by Camp Noel Porter - "…summer fun, authentic spiritual formation, and memorable childhood friendships... It's rare to find the confluence of such significant developmental influences for children and young people.

  • Summer 2013 at Camp Noel Porter

    Don’t Miss Summer 2013 at Camp Noel Porter! by Camp Noel Porter Camp Noel Porter is accepting applications for the 2013 camp season. Visit our website at www.campnoelporter.org for dates and descriptions.

  • Camp Noel Porter Summer 2013

    by the Rev. Dr. Jenni Liem, Executive Director for Program at Camp Noel Porter Summer is quickly approaching and Camp Noel Porter is getting ready for exciting and formational time with the youth of the Episcopal Diocese of Northern California and beyond.

  • Summer 2013 Fun!

    Summer 2013 at Our Own Camp Noel Porter! by Camp Noel Porter Board of Directors Under the theme Wilderness Journeys: Wild Faith for a Wild World, the youth of our diocese and their friends are invited to grow in their faith and have a lot of fun at Camp Noel Porter this summer! Children and youth age six through twelfth grade are encouraged to register early for one of five summer camp sessions designed especially for their age group.

  • Bullying

    by the Rev. Dave Ferrell, Deacon at Holy Trinity Episcopal Church in Nevada City Last spring, I learned about an anti-bullying program from the Project Director, Peter Yarrow. Yes, he is the Peter of Peter, Paul & Mary fame.

  • Camp Noel Porter Advent Retreat

    Quiet Retreat for Advent “Prepare the way of the Lord” by Camp Noel Porter Advent offers us an opportunity to enter into the new year and prepare for the coming Christmas season with hearts and minds centered on the coming of our Lord in human flesh. Our preparations for Christmas need not only include purchasing and decorating, but also preparing and waiting on the birth of Jesus. Join us for a traditional preached silent retreat with time for personal and communal prayer, spiritual reading, re...

  • An Easter Way of Life

    by the Rev. Jenni Liem, Vicar of St. Nicholas', Tahoe City and Director of Camp Noel Porter It has turned out to be such a beautiful spring here at Lake Tahoe; the robins were running around this morning and the squirrels have dug up all their winter stores – which makes for lots of fun walking through the woods.

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