138th Annual Session
July 31 - August 13, 2023
Sessions are held at 7:30 p.m. in the Tabernacle.
Rev. Jim Ehrman: July 31 - August 6, 2023
This will be Jim’s sixth time as an evangelist at RCM. Jim traveled the nations doing leadership development within Youth With A Mission and numerous church networks.
It was a journey which eventually led him to launch a YWAM training center in the shadows of Yale University. After that, Jim served as director of Global Ministries for the Evangelical Congregational Church and later led a research center at Yale Divinity School focused on the explosive growth of global Christianity. More recently he became the vice president and dean of Evangelical Seminary, as well as its professor of leadership and culture. He is now executive pastor of advancement at Ephrata Community Church with an emphasis on leadership training and multiplication. He is the director of the HarvestNet
School of Ministry. Jim, Rachel and their newborn son, Renner, live (and sometimes sleep, he said) in Lebanon. Jim also has a son and daughter of college age. Jim has a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Penn State and a Master of Arts in Religion from Yale.
Rev. Bert Jones: August 7 - August 13, 2023
Bert is Vice President of Missions & Member Care for the Christian Medical & Dental Associations (CMDA) in Bristol, Tennessee. He oversees all the outreach ministries of the group as well as the Center for Well-being. Bert also serves as the chaplain and coach for the CDMA.
Bert is making his ninth trip to RCM as an evangelist and a Bible teacher. He was ordained in the Missionary Church USA. Bert is under appointment from the Missionary Church to CMDA. Bert served as the senior pastor of Woodburn Missionary Church 2014-2021 and as the
President and CEO of GO International. In 1998 Bert planted Harvest Community Church in Kittanning, Pennsylvania, and served as lead pastor. Bert’s father and grandfather were in fulltime evangelism. Bert grew up traveling with his family in music and evangelistic ministries and was active in the family radio ministry. He graduated from Asbury University in 1989 with a degree in Bible and completed two years of seminary at Pittsburgh Theological Seminary.
Bert serves as moderator on the General Oversight Counsel and constitution committee for the Missionary Church USA. Bert and his wife, Cheryl, have been married since 1989. They have three children and one grandson.
Bible Study Teachers
Sessions are held at 10 a.m. in the Tabernacle.
Rev. Rich Stevenson: July 31 - August 6, 2023
Rich Stevenson has been a frequent guest at RCM as an evangelist and Bible study leader. His topic is “I Believe in Miracles!”
Rich serves as executive pastor at Wesley Church in Quarryville, and the pastor of Avalon Beach Church each summer in Avalon, New Jersey. He is the director of The Malachi Network, a ministry focused on making the name of the
Lord great among the nations. It serves more than 50 young leaders in missions and church planting around the globe. Rich has pastored and planted churches in New Jersey, Kentucky and Missouri; established a global network of churches; taught at Asbury University, International House of Prayer University and Bethany College of Mission; and served as a missionary. He graduated from Asbury University in 1984 with a B.A. degree in Philosophy of Religion, and Asbury Theological Seminary in 1987 with a Master of Divinity degree. In 2010, He received an honorary Doctor of Divinity degree from Union Biblical Seminary in Myanmar.
Rich has been married to Tania since 1982. They have four children and six grandchildren.
Rev. Scott Phillips: August 7 - August 13, 2023
The Rev. Scott Phillips returns as a Bible teacher for the second week of Camp. Scott grew up at RCM and has served in a variety of RCM `ministries as an adult. He and his wife, Mary, live near Witmer with their three children.
Scott has been in pastoral ministry since 2013, and is the pastor at Andrews Bridge Christian Fellowship in Colerain Township. Before becoming a pastor, Scott was a speaker and writer with House on the Rock Family Ministries. He holds a Master of Divinity degree from Lancaster Bible College/Capital Seminary and a B.S. degree in Business Education from Shippensburg University.
Scott’s topic is titled “The First Deliverer.” He said, “Join us for a journey through the book of Exodus as we look at the calling of Moses. ... The parallels between Moses and Jesus are extensive because both delivered God’s people out of bondage and into freedom. We look at what truths we can take from Moses’ life and apply to our own.”
Sessions are held at 1:30 p.m. in the Tabernacle.