– THIS IS WHY WE EXIST –

Vision

A safe and supportive community where everyone is welcomed and has an opportunity to encounter Jesus in a meaningful way.

Key Focus Areas

  • Camp’s programs are serving a diverse population and a variety of interests with an emphasis on connectedness and community.
  • Campers are being transformed by Christ’s love and are given opportunities to grow and serve in community with others.
  • Camp facilities are able to handle increased attendance and program expansion.
  • Camp’s finances and governance structure are optimized for future growth.

Mission Statement

Camp Hermosa exists

  • To provide a safe & secure Christian learning environment in the midst of the beauties of nature.
  • To help campers of all ages to come to know God, themselves, and others in meaningful ways.
  • To provide opportunities for campers to make decisions for Jesus Christ and to grow in their faith.
  • To recognize, use, and develop the gifts of believers.
  • To show that the Christian life relates to the whole person – body, mind, emotions, and spirit.
  • To extend the life of the local Christian church in an outdoor setting.
  • To bring individuals together to be part of an environment of Christian love.
  • To challenge individuals to become involved in missions in the world.

Core Values

Our work will be guided and informed by our beliefs and commitments to:
1. Jesus: Above all else, we aim to nurture growing relationships with Jesus.
2. Grace: Compassion and peacemaking as we accept and support each other.
3. Wellbeing: The physical, mental, emotional, social, and spiritual healing & growth of all.
4. Inclusion: Embrace diversity of the abilities, needs, and identities of all people
5. Stewardship: The sustainable use of all resources, care of the natural environment, and the recognition of the history and heritage of our community and the land. 

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