Do you not know that in a race all the runners run, but only one receives the prize? So run that you may obtain it.

1 Corinthians 9:24

Maximum

This will be Maximum’s fifth summer working at Camp Thurman and her second as a counselor. Maximum was a camper at Camp Thurman for as long as she could be. She now attends the University of Dallas, and is studying to earn an English degree. Maximum’s favorite part of Camp is sharing her love of Jesus with the campers through ropes activities.

Cross #1 — Light Pink (Girls) and Blue (Guys)

"For God so loved the world that He gave His one and only Son, that whoever believers in Him will never perish, but have eternal life." — John 3:16

Cross #2 — Purple

"If we confess our sins, He is faithful and just and will forgive our sins and purify us from all our wrongdoing." — 1 John 1:9

Cross #3 — Yellow

"Jesus answered, 'I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.'" — John 14:6

Cross #4 — Orange

"Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right. Honor your father and mother which is the first commandment of promise." — Ephesians 6:1-2

Cross #5 — Red

"But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control. Against such things there is no law." — Galatians 5:22-23

Cross #6 — Green

"'Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.' This is the first and greatest commandment. And the second is like it, 'Love your neighbor as yourself.'" — Matthew 22:37-39