Episode 21 - New Name for Swanson

January 15, 2018

Join us for the first podcast of 2018! Assistant Director Carla "Fergie" Swanson makes her Pandacast debut with Kenobi and Big Tuna as they talk about her time so far at The Pines, Alive Again, and more!

If you have a topic suggestion, shoot us an email at podcast@thepines.org!


Episode 20 - Advent and Superheroes

December 7, 2017

We had to get one more episode in before 2018! Join Kenobi and Big Tuna as they talk about Advent and how the longing for our Savior is represented in the popularity of superhero films. Is that a stretch? Listen in!


Episode 19 - Introducing Kyle “McCoy” Hatfield

September 20, 2017

We're back! And we're here with one of our new assistant directors Kyle "McCoy" Hatfield! Also, we discuss some first-hand experience volunteering down in Houston for Hurricane Harvey relief.


Episode 18 - Week 1 with Matt Lewis

June 10, 2017

Join Big Tuna, Kenobi, and our Week 1 special guest Matt "Snorlax" Lewis as they talk about the first week of Summer 2017. They also touch on Matt's experience at camp as well as a beautiful new song he wrote!


Episode 17 - Spring 2017 Mailbag

April 17, 2017

Big Tuna and Kenobi open up the mailbag from social media and answer your questions! Want to reach out? Send us an email at podcast@thepines.org. Go trees and God bless!


Episode 16 - Camp Updates and Lenten Thoughts

March 23, 2017

Join Kenobi and Big Tuna for a podcast with the BEST AUDIO QUALITY WE'VE EVER HAD! For camp, we talk about the plan for our new 2017 cabins and zip line, our weekly themes, and more! Then we dive into our thoughts on this Lenten season.

Send us podcast thoughts or ideas at podcast@thepines.org! As always, send your prayer requests to prayers@thepines.org. God bless! 


Episode 15 - The Rise of Event Ministry

February 6, 2017

Join Kenobi, Big Tuna, and special guest Dave Moore (Beef Stew) as they discuss the rise of event-based ministry like Exalt and The 635! Is this the way of the future, and how does that affect Catholics in more rural areas? Be sure to subscribe to the podcast via iTunes or Google Play, and send us any questions you have at podcast@thepines.org!


Episode 14 - A New Year and Minimalism

January 11, 2017

We're back! Big Tuna and Kenobi briefly recap on the end of 2016, but then they delve into a discussion of a new documentary they just saw: Minimalism. Listen in as they discuss what they learned about a different kind of lifestyle that refocuses the importance of what is valued in the home!

As always, send us any questions or suggestions at podcast@thepines.org, and send us any prayer requests at prayers@thepines.org


Episode 13 - Pours and S’mores 2016

October 19, 2016

Join Kenobi and Sweet Pea as they talk about the excitement of our upcoming Pours and S'mores event! Also, listen in as Sweet Pea take a crack at the ABC counselor game. 

Questions? Suggestions? podcast@thepines.org

Episode 12 - A Weekend With Adore

October 5, 2016

Join Tuna and Kenobi as they talk about their experience at the Encounter Houston retreat run by Adore Ministries, and how Adore's ministry blends so well with what we're trying to do at camp. Also, stay tuned long enough to check out our game segment at the end!

Send us your thoughts at podcast@thepines.org and we'll put your question on the next Pandacast! As always, send us your prayer requests at prayers@thepines.org.