From the Desk of John Rourke – October 7th, 2014

Special Edition of “From the Desk of…….” Here are a few pictures from my recent trip to Camp Harrison – Boomer, NC.

I went on a Men’s Retreat with guys from my church. What an incredible experience!

– – – Rourke


View as I entered Camp Harrison – Boomer, NC



Road snakes its way to main living quarters.






Recreational Area.



View from above of a beautiful water fall – 1 mile steep hike to get to it.



Up close is even better.



Lake provides swimming, boating, and fishing. 



My hook stayed empty.



Incredible worship experiences.



Incredible view of lake from the “Overlook” – another 1 mike steep hike.



Another incredible view from the “Overlook”


Can’t wait for my next trip in March.

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  1. Love the pictures and thanks for sharing. What an awesome place to meet with other Christians and the Lord! Glad you had this experience.

  2. Thanks Rourke- beautiful camp.Its always very touching to know that men share
    spiritually. As a woman I know how we woman share on retreats.
    Almost daily I go to our creek in the woods(my very favorite place to pray)
    and watching the leaves blowing yesterday was a moment of being in touch with HIS Divine Creation !!! Arlene

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