2018 Mount Hermon Conference – Dates: July 1- 7, 2018
2018 Theme: tba
Main Family Camp Registration will open online January 22, 2018
Youth Camp Registration will open online February 12, 2018

The below information and documents are examples of the
LAST YEAR’S 2017 Mount Hermon Conference

Click here for: Youth & Special Camp Registration
Click here for: Scholarship Information
Important Dates to Remember – List of due dates

Main-Family/Career/Nichigo Camp
Main-Family/Career/Nichigo Camp Registration

This registration will ONLY be “on-line” through the Mount Hermon website:

If you need assistance, you may select on the Mount Hermon web site “Online Registration Step-by-Step.
You may also request assistance to a real person by selecting “We Can Help!”

Main-Family Camp (Includes Career and Nichigo) Bus Registration
Bus Registration Form -Mail this form with payment to JEMS Office, 948 East 2nd Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012. Main-Family Camp Bus Registration forms “until the bus is full.”

JEMS Mount Hermon Main/Career/Nichigo Camp T-shirt/vest  may be ordered through the Mount Hermon site at the time of registration or at

(The 2018 shirt/vest designs will be posted.)

Youth camps may order their camp shirt/vest on line AFTER they receive registration confirmation and on or before (date)  at

Main/Career/Nichigo Camp – Periodic Payments
Periodic payments toward the registration fee can be made for the Main/Family/Nichigo Camp registration fee. The final payment shall be made on or before (date) one month before the first day of the camp.

Main/Career/Nichigo Camp Staff
Main-Family Camp Director: Craig Wakamoto
Nichigo Camp Director: Rev. Ichiro Nakahama

Main Camp -Morning English Speaker – Rev. Cory Ishida

Main Camp – Evening English Speaker – Pr. Greg Mah

Main Camp – Morning Nichigo Camp Speakers – Rev. Masakazu Fukuno

Youth and Special Camps

Youth Camp Registration Confirmations and Wait List Notifications have been sent to the parent’s email address on Mid March, 2017. Conferees receiving registration confirmations may order their camp t-shirts/hoodie and submit their bus registration form with payment. See instructions below.

Should you not receive your “confirmation or wait list notification” by (date), please check your “spam/junk mail” before contacting

JEMS Bus Registration Form
After the youth or Family Camp camper receives their camp registration confirmation, the bus registration form and a separate check payment should be mailed and postmarked on or before (date).  (date), a late fee of $25 will be added. There is no refund beginning June 10th. Bus Registrtion Form and Payment should be mailed to “JEMS, 948 East 2nd Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012. Attention: MH Conference

JEMS Mount Hermon Youth Camp Shirt/Vest – The 2018  designs will be posted by March 1, 2018.
The Youth Camp guests may order online their t-shirt/vest through this site after they receive their registration confirmation:   The last day to place an order is Friday, (date).

There will be a limited supply of the camp t’s and sizes at the MH Main Camp Bookstore.

(sample of  t’s)

The health history form, parent’s registration guidelines and youth camp packing list and important dates to remember documents are available below.

Special Camp

Special campers or volunteers’ registration information

Pre- and Post-MH Youth Rallies – (2017, rally in So Cal only)

Pre-Rally – (date)  Sat., 7-9:30pm
Wintersburg Presbyterian Church, 2000 Fairview, Santa Ana, CA 92706

Post-Rally – (date), Sat., 7-9:30pm
Evergreen San Gabriel Valley, 323 Workman Mill Road, La Puente, CA 91746

Youth Camp Registration Forms – The 2018 on-line registration forms will be available February 12, 2018, 10AM
* This symbol indicates the camp has a “wait list”.

Print out the youth camp medical history form and documents below

2017 Health History Form (submit with Registration Form and copy both sides of Insurance Card ID)
2017 Registration Youth Instructions
2017 Youth Camp Packing List
2017 Important Dates to Remember

Youth Camp Directors
Jr. High – Garron and Cynthia Tsushima
Inter-High – Joel Nagatoshi
Sr. High – Ken Shida
College – Ryan Najima
Special – Bruce and Val Satow

Youth camp “check-in” (first day) and “pick-up” (last day) schedules
                             Check-In (July 1)      Pick-Up (July 7)
Jr. High              1:00-4:30 pm                  12 noon
Inter High          2:00-5:00 pm                 1:00 pm
Sr. High              2:00-5:00 pm                 1:00 pm
College                2:00-5:00 pm                 11:30 am

Youth Camp Visitor’s Schedule
Junior High 3:00-4:30 pm, Tues. July _,
MH Conference Center, 37 Conference Drive, Felton
Inter High 2:30-4:30 pm, Thurs. July __,
MH – Redwood Camp,  6400 E Zayante Road, Felton,
Senior High  3:00-4:30 pm, Wed. July __,
Koinonia Conference Grounds, 2605 Eureka Canyon Road, Watsonville
College Camp   1:30 pm- 5pm, Fri, July __, Special Camp Games
(Monte Vista Christian School, same as below)
Special Camp   2:00-4:00pm, Fri, July __, Special Camp Games
Monte Vista Christian School, 2 School Way, Watsonville

Reminder: Families may see/visit the cabins on check-in day. No visitors will be allowed at cabins on visitation day.

Applications will be accepted for those who did not receive a scholarship in 2015, 2016 and 2017. Complete the two forms below and mail to JEMS on or before April __. The acceptance of applications may close before April __ should the designated funds be exhausted. In recent years, the applications have increased 300%. The only deadline exception will be the youth camp cabin leaders which are not finalized until late Spring.

2017 Family Finance Statement

Completion of the above two forms are required for all Mount Hermon scholorships.

In order to continue providing scholarships to those who are truly in need of financial assistance, we are asking applicants to first complete the Scholarship Application and the Family Financial Statement and to ask your pastor (church) if they may also provide some financial assistance. Your church’s letter of participation should be attached to your application.

The suggested participation: Camper-40% (includes Family Camp deposit $300); church – 30%; JEMS – 30%