The middle schools in Washington County (in Maryland) took a field trip to Antietam Recreation last year. Sounds like a fun place — horseback riding, swimming pool, a petting zoo, etc. — but I guess no one in charge took a look at the self-provided description on their website:
The family-owned and operated facility is designed to provide active, exciting, and unique activities in a friendly, Christian atmosphere.
They’re sneaky about this, though. In the field trip packet (PDF) they presumably give to schools, the agenda for students looks like this:
No Jesus in sight. What they don’t tell you is that during lunch, the performers in the “show” talk about God. At least that’s what happened last year (and who knows what others sorts of proselytization took place).
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