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Lifeway’s Summer Staff Training at Shocco

Summer camp is an exciting time for many young people. As summer draws near, campers think about campfires, swimming, games, friends, fun, delicious food, and many other activities. Those who participate in LifeWay Students and LifeWay Kids summer camps also look forward to challenging Bible studies, learning to share the Gospel, and growing in their […]

A Look Back to the Mens & Boys Adventure Weekend

What could be more uplifting than a weekend when men and boys come together to worship, share, laugh, eat, study, engage in challenging games, and learn about building a missional lifestyle? All that and more happened in March 2018 during Adventure Weekend at Shocco Springs Baptist Conference Center in the area known as Adventure Camp. […]

Celebrating God’s Amazing Work at Shocco!

From Russell Klinner / Executive Director Greetings from Shocco!  From our staff and board, I want to thank you for supporting our ministry through attendance, donations, and prayers.  I want to share a little insight into my first summer as director at Shocco.  As we began the summer, it was apparent that Satan had plans […]

Watoto Children’s Choir | January 2015

Recently, we had the great privilege of hosting members of the Watoto Children’s Choir. For this special group from Kampala, Uganda, Shocco Springs was just the first stop of many. These 18 children and their chaperones stayed with us for a time of rest and rehearsal as they prepared to begin a six month choir […]

Nigerian Mission Reunion | October 2014

At Shocco Springs, we often say something like, “It is an honor or a pleasure to serve those who serve.” It’s always meant sincerely, but is often overused so it may come across as cliché. That being said, there are times when, cliché or not, it must be said. There are times that you catch […]

Horeb Baptist Church | August 2014

As Shocco Springs employees, we find ourselves getting attached to our guests quite a bit. They are so much more than our customers. We serve them and partner with them in ministry. We work together with group leaders to point their people to Jesus and His saving, redeeming, and sustaining power. Together we have the […]

Camp Hope | Haiti 2014

In August, a group of Shocco Springs staff members traveled to Jacmel, Haiti, and brought the summer camp experience with them! The idea to bring camp to Jacmel was born in 2012. While seeking God’s guidance in determining where to lead Shocco’s next international mission team, Jacmel, Haiti, was brought to the attention of our Executive Director, Buster Taylor. The Alabama […]