This Week’s Bulletin & Announcements

“Therefore, laying aside all malice, all deceit, hypocrisy, envy, and all evil speaking, as newborn babes, desire the pure milk of the word, that you may grow thereby, if indeed you have tasted that the Lord is gracious.” —   1 Peter 2:1-3


Wednesday, April 25th, 2018
6:00 am: Morning Bible Study – Meets in the Fellowship Hall

Thursday, April 26th, 2018 – 7:00 pm
Midweek Service:What About Series,” by Pastor Xavier Ries
Next Worship, Prayer & Communion — May 3rd
7:00 pm: New Believer’s Worship — Meets in the Sanctuary until 7:30 pm
7:30 pm: New Believer’s Study (4) — Meets in the Joppa Room

Friday, April 27th, 2018
7:00 pm: Street Witnessing — Meets weekly in the Front Office

Saturday, April 28th, 2018
6:00 pm: Marriage Ministry – Next Meeting: May 26th – “Resetting the Role of the Wife”

Sunday Morning, April 29th, 2018 – 9:00 am & 11:30 am
A message from Matthew, by Pastor Xavier Ries

Children’s Services meet in the Education Building
Jr. High & High School meet in the Gymnasium

Sunday Evening, April 29th, 2018 – 6:00 pm
A message from Matthew, by Pastor Xavier Ries

Children’s Services meet in the Education Building
Jr. High & High School meet in the Gymnasium

Tuesday, May 1st, 2018
7:00 pm: Jr. High/High School Study – Meets every Tuesday in the Gymnasium
7:00 pm: Women’s Bible Study – Meets every Tuesday in the Sanctuary
7:00 pm: Men’s Bible Study – Meets every Tuesday in the Fellowship Hall


Decision America
Coming May 21st, 2018 – The Billy Graham Evangelistic Association will be holding an event on the Rose Bowl Lawn in Pasadena. If you would like to be involved there are a number of opportunities: Distributing literature, prayer partnership, social media outreach, volunteering at the event. You may sign up online.

Youth Ministry Lock-in (Sleepover)
The Youth Ministry will be having their annual Lock-in (Sleepover) for grades 7th – 12th. ‘NO FEAR’ taken from 2 Timothy 1:7, is this year’s theme. The cost is $15 per Youth, includes dinner and breakfast. Sign-ups are being taken in the Front Office. Please direct inquiries to Pastor Diego Festa.

•  Guys will be from 7:00 pm on Friday, May 4th – 9:30 am on Saturday, May 5th.

•  Girls will be from 7:00 pm on Friday, May 11th – 9:30 am on Saturday, May 12th.

Sunday Evening Concert Outreach
Our next concert outreach will feature the music of Ryan Stevenson on Sunday, May 20th at 6:00 pm. Ryan’s music is acoustic guitar-driven pop beats. His song “Eye of the Storm” has resonated with listeners everywhere with its moving message about clinging to God in the midst of the storms of life. The focus on his music is that of perseverance, hope and redemption in Jesus Christ. This is a great opportunity to invite someone to hear great music and a gospel message. This concert is for ages 9 and above. Please see Pastor Henry Duran with questions.

Women’s Ministry Retreat — “Taste and See”
The women’s retreat will be from Friday, April 27th (4-7 pm check-in) thru Sunday, April 29th at the Murrieta Hot Springs Christian Conference Center. The theme is “Taste and See,” taken from Psalm 34:8. Our special guest speaker will be Debbi Bryson. A carpool drivers list and maps are available in the Front Office.

Street Witnessing Ministry
The Street Witnessing Team meets monthly on the last Sunday of the month. Their next meeting will be on Sunday, April 29th at 1:15 pm, in the Education Bldg. The meeting is for those currently involved and those who would like to get involved. Please direct questions to Ernie Salinas or John Bustos.

Media Services (Control Room)
On Sunday, May 6th at 10:45 am in the balcony, there will be a meeting for ALL those serving in Ministries that serve in the Control Room. If you serve in the Audio, Media, Streaming, Sound and/or Lighting ministries, this meeting is for you. If you are interested in getting involved please join us. In doubt, please direct inquiries to Pastor Sam Tirado.

Leadership Meeting
On Sunday, May 6th at 4:30 pm in the Fellowship Hall, we will be having our monthly Leadership meeting. If you are involved in overseeing a ministry or in a leadership capacity, please attend. Please direct questions to Pastor Mario Alvarez, in the Front Office after services.