Tejas Visits Texas Coffee Traders

A lot goes into giving our guests the best experience when they come to Tejas Camp & Retreat Center. From the recreation activities and conference room set-up, to the quality of food in the dining hall to the variety of snacks in the Hub, we strive to put our best foot forward here at Tejas as we set the stage for Jesus to transform lives.

Providing an exceptional experience includes providing the best cup of coffee... [more]

 

Many Hands Make Light Work

Students and adult leaders from Second Baptist Church in La Grange, Texas came to Tejas Camp & Retreat Center this weekend for a community service project. The group of 60+ volunteers came to Tejas as a part of the church's DNow (Disciple Now) program which is a weekend retreat opportunitiy for youth groups. These 7th-12th grade students as well as the adult leaders accompanying them cleared brush and briars on Tejas property.

As Tejas staff, we... [more]

 

More Than A Retreat

Time at Tejas is more than just a fieldtrip to escape the tedium of everyday school life. For Central Texas Christian School, their sixth grade fieldtrip to Tejas has been a life-changing and community-building event that has helped the school grow closer together over the years.

Middle school is a pivotal time in a child’s life. The sixth graders that have spent time at Tejas have learned how to become leaders in their grade and eventually... [more]

 

"Death In His Grave"

I thought about writing a bit of an elaborate post to expound on the deeper theological meanings of these lyrics, but the reality is that this song really speaks to the redemptive work Christ finished on the cross. I think adding my own thoughts wouldn’t really add anything of substance, so instead just listen and worship to John Mark McMillan's "Death In His Grave".

 

Books, Jesus, & Perspectives

Our Director, Paul, is very passionate about reading, and has recently encouraged everyone on staff here to read more. Personally, I love to read and the challenge to read just offered further incentive to keep doing what I have been doing. I’m a creative type, and I really enjoy multiple projects in the office and I usually read more than one book at a time. This last slew of books I just finished included Tribes... [more]