Posts By: J. R. Loofbourrow

Count On Us

Posted by & filed under Giving, Kindling, Stories of Ministry.

I love a good story, especially a great Mount Hermon story!  So when I received this encouraging note from a young Family Camp couple, I knew I wanted to share it with you: “I grew up coming to Mount Hermon. The weeks I spent at camp in my teen years were without question the most […]

The Difference

Posted by & filed under Associates, General, LOG, Stories of Ministry.

Every summer countless stories about how God transforms lives at Mount Hermon begin to pour in. We have the privilege to see Truth revealed in people’s lives over and over and over again through these stories. It is a reassuring confirmation that what happens at Mount Hermon makes a difference. Woven around each and every […]

Gwinn Lodge is Finished!

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By J.R. Loofbourrow, Vice President of Advancement It is finished! After months of praying, weeks of careful preparation, and six days of non-stop work, we can now say that every room in Gwinn Lodge has been completely remodeled and is ready for your next visit! Many of you have heard about our efforts to finish […]

Mount Hermon Annual Fund & The Difference

Posted by & filed under Associates, General, Giving, Kindling.

Isn’t it funny how day by day nothing changes but when you look back everything is different. –C.S. Lewis. No truer words than these describe Mount Hermon and the impact Mount Hermon Associates have had over the last twenty-plus years. God has grown Mount Hermon’s reach in amazing ways. When I arrived in 1998, we […]

Associates Help Make Dreams A Reality

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In Ezekiel 22:30 we read: “So I sought for a man among them who would make a wall, and stand in the gap before Me on behalf of the land, that I should not destroy it; but I found no one.” Did you know God is still looking for willing believers to stand in the […]

The Story of a Gift

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Every gift has a story. Somehow, God, in His timing and through His unique voice, nudges and prompts His people to participate in His Kingdom work, restoring His creation and redeeming His children. Recently I had the opportunity to ask one He has called to Kingdom work at Mount Hermon about a specific gift. Jack […]

Something Big is Happening at Redwood Camp

Posted by & filed under Building Projects, Giving, Kindling.

Mount Hermon began its first summer of ministry in a meadow off the railroad tracks, a space now known as Redwood Camp. Since then, this sacred space has seen tens of thousands of people, young and old alike meet Jesus and experience His love firsthand! Redwood Camp is filled with kids and non–stop fun each summer, yet […]

Child Care Deck Completed!

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Praise the Lord, our new Child Care deck is completed! Through you, the Lord has blessed us with a safe and secure new ministry zone for our youngest campers. Thank you for your gifts, prayers and patience. We needed them all to reach the finish line.By dividing this project into three distinct phases over a […]

Introduction John and Ann Jenks

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Hundreds of lives were touched and transformed by the Holy Spirit this past summer, PTL! Thank you for truly being part of our ministry family. Your prayers and support enabled many new brothers and sisters to meet the Lord. A couple of years ago when Ron Demolar retired, I began prayerfully seeking someone to fill his […]