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Mount Hermon Youth Events

Let’s Re-Wild Our Kids

As a parent, we all want our kids to be resilient. But their lives have been scrubbed of danger and risks. How can we “re-wild” our kids?

Cliff Jumping at Kidder Creek High Adventure Camp

High Adventure Camp

Kidder Creek Adventure Camp is the perfect place for middle school and high school students to develop grit; strength of character.

Come and See God’s Great Love!

You may think that when our busy summer season finishes, it’s time for a break.…

Redwood Camp Renewal

Have you heard? We are in the midst of renewing Redwood Camp! There’s nothing quite…

Associates in the Making: Abbie and Sonja

There are two little ladies that have come on the Mount Hermon scene recently that are…

Year After Year

There are few things in the world as impactful as a week at Ponderosa Lodge.…

Why Adventure?

Why Adventure?  Better yet, why not adventure?   Through adventures we develop and grow into the…

A Glimpse at the 2018 Kidder Creek Summer Staff

2018 Kidder Creek Summer Staff Highlight Spring is in full swing and we are well…

Brand New Parent Child Camps For This Year!

There are so many things happening at Kidder Creek Camp as we prepare for yet…

Katie Keil: Staff Alumni and Associate

Katie is one of those “Mount Hermon” people, maybe a lot like you! She came…

Nathan Higuera Photo

Redwood Summer Staff Highlight: Nathan Higuera

Nathan Higuera (Sharkie) is a valued summer staff counselor who has been a huge blessing…

Matt Doherty photo

Ponderosa Summer Staff Highlight: Matthew Doherty

Meet Matthew Doherty– a Ponderosa Pro. He has spent two summers counseling, last summer as Pondy’s…

A Dream Comes to Fruition: Redwood Pavilion

On July 30th, over 300 Redwood campers from past and present, staff, friends, and family…

Doc: The Man on Fire

If you have attended Family Camp in the last two years, you no doubt remember…

Kidder Creek Summer Theme: Rooted

There are so many messages coming at us in today’s world.  It can be easy…

Redwood Summer Theme: Port Redwood

After narrowly escaping death on the open sea, ship destroyed and captain lost, four swashbuckling…

The Lasting Impact of Summer Staff

We love re-connecting with Mount Hermon Summer Staff Alumni and finding out where and how…

The Purpose Behind the Fun

People often ask how we create such powerful programs for students at Mount Hermon. The…

Outdoor Science School expands to China

By Todd Clark Question: What’s cooler that teaching kids about God through His amazing creation…

Revamping Parent Child Retreats in 2016

By Kara “Quack” Podesta Since I began working in the Children’s Ministry department, one of…

A Fierce Fall Frenzy

By Zak Flowers This year’s Fall Frenzies were a great success as well as a…

Not Just For Kids

At the end of summer, in that space before fall commences, Redwood Camp is still…

Band of Brothers: Leading Young Men One Step Closer to Christ

Leading students one step closer to Jesus: this is the vision that drives all of…

Summer Themes Revealed!

It’s no doubt one of the questions we get asked the most: What the theme…

Integrated Theming

  When I was a student in southern California, and made countless drives up and…