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Dear Camp Family, I trust that you are enjoying a great Summer.  Thank you so much for your unwavering love and support.  Camp Laughing Child is a beautiful healing place because of your prayers and gifts. Life and ministry in…

Camp Director’s Report

Dear Camp Family, I find it hard to believe that it has already been 4 years since the first time that Camp Laughing Child was inundated with the laughter of children and their families. When I joined Camp Laughing Child,…

Spring Update

Wonderful Camp Family! I feel an overwhelming sense of love and gratitude for you as I write this exciting camp report.  I want to bless you for caring beyond mere words.  Sincere concern and the very best of intentions do…

Shiny New News

Dearest Camp Family, I am beyond grateful that you care for me and for our mission as you do. You inspire me to keep my eyes fixed on Jesus and my hands stuck to the plow of Kingdom ministry. Some…

Christmas blessings and Celebration photos.

Dearest Camp Family, May Lord Jesus fill your heart and home with His perfect love this Christmas. Thank you so much for your loving prayers and gifts directed to Camp Laughing Child this season.  Your faith-fueled generosity provides joy and…

Camp Director’s Report

Dear Camp Family, I hope this finds you well. I pray that your lives are filled with the joy and hope found in Jesus’ love. I want to share with you a few statements made by families who were a…

A Letter from Shane

Dearest Camp Family, My heart is filled with gratitude as I remember you in prayer before our loving Father. Thank you -beyond words- for your faithful and generous support of this humble ministry. It is a heartfelt thrill for me…

New year, new direction!

Happy New Year! May your new year be one marked by joyful service.  Bless you for seeking to live a life of compassion.  We are meant to be His voice, hands, and feet, within our broken families, communities, country, and…

Family Day Celebration News and PHOTOS!

Dearest Camp Family, I hope that you enjoyed a Christ-filled Christmas with those you love.  May this coming New Year be your best ever!  Thank you so much for including Camp Laughing Child in your heart.  We recently hosted the…

Camp-to-Kingdom Building Report.

Dearest Camp Family, I trust that Spring has sprung full of joy and promise for you and your family. I cannot thank you enough for your faithful love and support of this little ministry of healing for terminally-ill children. You…

Camp Report – Part 2 out of 2

Dearest Camp Family, I want to deeply thank you on behalf of Camp Laughing Child and Father’s children in Mexico. It is because you have said “YES” to His calling of love that His Word is reaching their hearts. We…

Camp Season in Full Bloom!

Dearest Camp Family, I trust that you are highly encouraged today.  Thank you again and again for your loving support of this little ministry of healing in Mexico.  We have been experiencing God’s miraculous love at work in the hearts…

Camp Report – Part 1 out of 2

Dear Camp Family, I am faced by the challenge of having to narrow down to mere words the magnificent beauty of what we are experiencing at Camp Laughing Child. I fear the inability to adequately communicate the heart of our…

2016 VISION REPORT for Camp Laughing Child

Dearest Camp Family, I trust that you are experiencing deepest intimacy with our Loving Father as we face an exciting new year of knowing Him and making Him known.  Thank you for extending His ministry of reconciliation to hurting children…

Family Day Celebration 2015.

Dear Camp Family, We hope that you enjoyed a wonderful Christ-filled Christmas this year. This past November 28th, we had the privilege and blessing of hosting our 5th annual Family Day Celebration at Camp Laughing Child. We were joined by…

Camp Laughing Child remembers Emilio…

Our hearts feel broken tonight. We just received the sad news that one of our first campers, Emilio, has lost his life-long fight against cancer. This kind and brilliant eight-year-old boy was among the very first group of kids to…

“She Watches Me from Heaven”

Dearest Camp Family, I wish that you could have been with us at Camp last week!  What a profoundly meaningful time we enjoyed.  We were delighted to welcome our first dad and first granddad to Camp.  They seemed to have…

Camp Report!

Love, prayer, hope, praise, grace, laughter, dreams; those are the words that best describe what happens at Camp Laughing Child. This past 30th of January we welcomed eleven children and eight adults to the Charlie and Hazel houses. We believe,…

Laughter-Packed Christmas Celebration!

Dearest Camp Family, Wish you could have been there!  We enjoyed a beautiful day together at Camp Laughing Child.  Several hundred children and adults walked from their villages to be with us on this special day.  Our fourth annual Family…

News and Prayer Points.

Dearest Camp Family, I pray that this note finds you surrounded on all sides by Father’s perfect love!  Thank you so much for enabling His ministry of God’s healing love for hurting boys and girls in Mexico through Camp Laughing…

Camp begins on Tuesday… Please pray!

Dear Camp Family, Bless you for making Camp Laughing Child an exciting reality for our 19 honored guests next week!  We are thrilled to host 11 children and 8 adults for our Christmas-in-July Camp.  These kids, parents, care-givers, and directors…

Easter Camp VIDEO!

Dear Camp Family, I pray that you are having a wonderful Summer.  THANK YOU again and again for supporting our Easter Camp for kids with cancer.  It was truly awesome! I am so very excited to share this brand new…

KIDS AT CAMP!! THANK YOU!

Dearest Camp Family, Bless you for making Camp Laughing Child a reality TODAY!! Thank you, far beyond words, for long supporting Father’s healing intentions for hurting kids through this little ministry.  We are enjoying back to back camps now through…

How do I say this???

PLEASE SHARE this urgent prayer request from Shane. Dearest Camp Family, I pray that His sweetness is surrounding you on all sides tonight. Thank you for loving me and supporting this healing ministry! How do I report difficult news to…

Introducing Maylín.

From Alex: Maylín has been fighting leukemia for over 2 years now.  She was diagnosed at the age of 6. It was then that her mother and father made the difficult decision of moving from their home in the country…

Camp Laughing Child program development.

The Camp Laughing Child Program Path: We offer a Christ-centered, nature-based, and animal-assisted therapeutic adventure program for children with terminal diseases who live in medical treatment/care institutions in Mexico. The duration of our camp adventure programs will vary. They are…

Beautiful Faces at Camp…

Dearest Camp Family, I trust that you are excited about this new year of love and service to Our King and His kids!  Camp Laughing Child wishes you and yours a very happy and deeply meaningful 2014. Here are some…

MERRY CHRISTMAS!! NEW VIDEO NOW AVAILABLE!!

Dearest Camp Family, Camp Laughing Child wishes you and your family a Jesus-filled Christmas.  We bless you for your prayers for us within this busy camp season.  You are cherished gifts to this little ministry. You will see from the…

The Old Switcheroo! Christmas Camp News Flash…

Dear Camp Family, I trust that you are well and blessed tonight.  I sincerely cannot thank you enough for faithfully holding us in prayer.  Hear me confess that doing ministry here in Mexico often feels overwhelmingly challenging.  We covet your…

Presenting Brenda Sofia and Jose Carlos…

Brenda Sofia is 6 years old.  She is in her second year of treatment for Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia.  Brenda is from Veracruz and likes drawing and dancing. Meet Jose Carlos.  He is 9 years old. Jose is being treated for…

Introducing Chucho.

Dear Camp Family, Meet Laughing Child Camper, Chucho.  He is 6 years old and is undergoing aggressive treatments for Leukemia.  Chucho is our 12TH and final confirmed camper for our Christmas Camp in just a few weeks.  His huge smile…

Now Seeking… Spiritual Foster Parents.

Dear Camp Family, I ask you, with all my heart, to rise with Camp Laughing Child in compassionate responsibility for hurting children this Christmas. Please pray about spiritually adopting one of our child campers during this season of healing and…

Danger in Mexico, by Alex Molina.

Dear friends of Camp Laughing Child, Often times I get asked by people in the U.S. if Mexico is in fact a dangerous place. The short answer to that question is “yes”. However, I rarely get a chance to explain…

Playtime at Camp Laughing Child.

Dearest Camp Family, Happy Thanksgiving!  I trust that you are overwhelmed in gratitude to Father for the perfect gift of His loving presence today.  He adores you. Yesterday was exciting!  You can see from the photos below that Camp Laughing…

Christmas Camp News Flash!!

Dear Camp Family, I trust that you have experienced new depths of His perfect love and peace this Summer.  Thank you for often including Camp Laughing Child in your prayers.  I am so humbled for your faithful prayers concerning my…

NOW PROGRESS AND THEN POWER!!

Dearest Camp Family, Bless you for your prayers over the past few weeks.  I am feeling much better after prolonged illness and a week of hospitalization.  I have certainly not missed the faulty gallbladder that is now missing…  I deeply…

Spring FORWARD! Camp photo update…

Dearest Camp Family, I pray that this brief update finds you surrounded by Father’s perfect Love.  May this Spring be filled with His very best for you and yours.  Thank you so much for including Camp Laughing Child as part…

Updated speaking schedule for February.

These are the dates that are already CONFIRMED: HOWARD UMC on February 5TH (AM) GRACE NAZARENE on Sunday, February 5TH (PM) LUNCH WITH THE LORD on Tuesday, February 7TH WYNNTON UMC on Sunday, February 12TH (AM) EAST HIGHLAND UMC Midweek…

Breaking ground for the playground!

I am so excited to report the laying of foundation stones for our playground facilities. There will be a covered shed area for rainy day games or shaded supervision of children at play. The covered area will also include a little…

Ordering our steps for an awesome 2012…

I pray that you and yours enjoyed a deeply blessed Christmas.  May we have ever increasing faith to believe Father for his very best in this exciting new year.  This week at Camp Laughing Child we are ordering stone, iron…

“God is Grand” at Camp Laughing Child!

Dearest Camp Family, I pray that you and yours are utterly saturated with Father’s Sweet Love!  The depth of blessing experienced at our opening day event defies description.  The following photos should communicate more than I ever could with mere words…  These precious families started a journey with us on Saturday that…

Getting ready for the opening!

Dear Laughing Child Family, Hope you are surrounded on every side by Father’s Perfect Love! I simply cannot resist sharing a few photos taken at Camp today. As you will see, the rush is on! We just finished the stone…

“God is Grand” opening this Saturday!

Dearest Camp Laughing Child Family, My heart rejoices today over your faithful love and support for me and for this Healing Camp Ministry in Mexico. I feel overwhelmed with gratitude that time is finally here to properly introduce Father’s healing…

Continuing to praise Him!

Dearest Camp Laughing Child Family, I pray that you are on all sides surrounded by the Perfect Love of Jesus this morning. Oh for grace to trust Him more! Thank you for keeping our hearts encouraged and our hands busy…

Yet another amazing update!

Wonderful Family, Bless you for so kindly responding to our new mercies with your encouraging letters and gifts.  I love you and thank you so much! You remember that I was in the process of seeking permits for building from…

MORE great news!!!

Dear Family, Thank you so much for your encouraging responses to my report of our recent break-through with the government of Mexico.  It is truly amazing! I just returned home from another awesome meeting with our Lawyer.  With a huge…

Easter Greetings from Shane

Dearest Family, I pray that your Easter was richly blessed. It fills me with such joy to share my heart with you, my God-ordained core of family and friends. Bless you for caring! I love you. You are the treasure…

Latest update from Shane

Dearest Friends, I pray that this note finds you deeply in Love with Jesus and eager to join me in prayer for His Glory in this challenging season for Camp Laughing Child.  Thank you!  I simply could not be here…

A letter from Missionary Steve English

February 2011 Dear Friend of Laughing Child, My name is Steve English and I am a missionary in Guatemala, Central America. My wife and I are founders of an orphanage and school in a Mayan village in the mountains.  At…

Recent camp update from Shane…

Hope all is well and blessed with you! Thank you for your intercession for me and for Laughing Child during these trying days. Thank you for agreeing with Father as you read. I am so glad you are on His…