Family/Adult

Making Marriage Last

Making Marriage Last – missing the tiny things may matter most Making a marriage last…

Megan at Pancake Ridge
Twenty-One Summers

Megan Etter spent the first twenty-one Julys of her life at Mount Hermon and wrote…

Hannah and her Brother
The Ripple Effect

by Hannah Borjon, Summer Staff Alumna My name is Hannah. I come from the most…

Outdoor Science School Staff
Keeping It Local— 25 Years of Outdoor Science

How can a program impact individuals for months or even years after they leave? Every…

Connect 2019 ICCA Annual Conference
Companions in Spreading the Truth

From the very beginning in 1906, the founders of Mount Hermon understood and embraced Missio…

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May It Continue To Be So

Recently I sat in a room with the founders and early leaders of Mount Hermon…

Family Camp or Family Adventure Camp?

Coming in Summer 2020, we are offering not one, but TWO family camp options: our…

Work Life Balance— or integration?

Most of us struggle to achieve “work-life balance” and in recent years the term “work-life…

Finding Community— Sharing Your Faith

After the deep connections made in a week of summer camp with friends new and…

Put the “Fun” Back in Parenting!

With school having just started many of us have mixed emotions. We’re sad because summer…

Our Heavenly Dad: A life transformed at Family Camp

Families at Family Camp come in all shapes and sizes, and each one has their…

Trust Issues

The last two years I have been on an interesting journey. I know that many,…

Renew Redwood: Construction Update

Redwood Camp is ONLINE for summer and ready to welcome campers so they can meet…

Fuego summer staff highlight
Summer Staff Highlight: Ayo Agunbiade

Name: Ayo Agunbiade (Camp Name: Fuego) Where you are now: I am a recent graduate…

Why This Generation Matters
Why This Generation Matters

Young adults today can get a bad rap. I’ve read that they’re pampered by their…

Summer Concerts: Saturday night fun
Summer Concerts: Saturday Night Fun

Looking for a refreshing way to spend your Saturday nights this summer? Want to be…

Summer staff Highlight Tessa Coon
Summer Staff Highlight: Tessa Coon

Name: Tessa Coon (Camp Name: Indie) Where are you now: I just spent the last six months…

Geoff and Janette Kragen 50th Wedding Anniversary
Celebrating 50 Years at Mount Hermon

Geoff and Janette Kragen got married on June 7th, 1969 in our very own Mount…

How to plan a MH Retreat
How to Plan a Mount Hermon Retreat

Did you know that Mount Hermon not only does amazing camp programs but also hosts…

10 date night conversation starters
10 Date Night Conversation Starters

You probably already know that planned time together, apart from the kids and other distractions,…

Five Creative Ways to Connect with your Elementary Child
5 Creative Ways to Connect with Your Elementary Child

Let’s face it, life is busy and our kids are growing up before our eyes.…

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Top 5 Things to Do in the Fall in Santa Cruz

Everyone knows that Santa Cruz is a summer beach destination but what only the local…

6 Reasons Summer Camp will change your kids' lives
6 Reasons Kidder Creek is Life Changing

by Lauren Sack— Camp Counselor and Lifeguard 2017 & 2018 Summer camp gives God a…

Parent Child Retreat Bonding
7 Reasons You Should Attend a Parent/Child Retreat

We know being a parent is hard work and the pressure to provide for your…

Blessings for Military Families

One of the biggest blessings of my job is working with the many military families…