Pancho Juarez, Pastor
931 S. Maple Ave., Montebello, CA 90640
TEL (323) 724-8464 FAX (323) 724-8467
Office hours: Mon. - Fri. 9:00am - 9:00pm & Sat. 9:00am - 2:00pm
All activities can be paid for at Main Office during office hours.
Sunday, October 15
Sunday Morning Service - Romans 1:8-15 "The Grace and Peace of God" (8:30am, 11:00am & 1:15pm)
Jr. High School Study (8:30am & 11:00am)
Awakening: Young Adults Fellowship (6:00pm)
Monday, October 16
Women's Support Group (6:30pm)
Simple Reads: Women's Book Club - November 6 (6:30pm)
FMO: Men's Bible Study (7:00pm)
Tuesday, October 17
Barnabas: Support Group for Separated & Divorced Men (7:00pm)
Back To Basics - Book of Romans (7:00pm)
Wednesday, October 18
Midweek Service (7:00pm)
Jr. High & High School Study (7:00pm)
Thursday, October 19
Cub/Boy Scouts (7:00pm)
Thursday Night Bible Study (7:00pm)
Educators in Action (On Break)
Friday, October 20
The Quench (7:00pm)
Single Moms Bible Study (7:00pm)
Saturday, October 21
Moms In Prayer (9:00am)
Convalescent Ministry - October 21 (9:30am)
OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD - It’s that time of year again! Please consider taking part in Operation Christmas Child this year. You can pick up brochures and shoeboxes at our table or use your own shoebox to fill with new gifts. These gift filled shoeboxes will bless needy children around the world. We will have our annual Operation Christmas Child Packing Party on Saturday, November 4 at 10:00am. All are welcome! Operation Christmas Child is a ministry of Samaritan’s Purse.
OPPORTUNITIES TO SERVE
FAMILY MINISTRY - If the Lord is leading you and your family - whether married or single - to serve in the family ministry, please pick up a Ministry Questionnaire from Pastor Willie. An announcement will be made regarding an information meeting in the near future to all interested in serving. “How good and pleasant it is when brethren dwell together in unity.”
CAFE - The Community Cafe is in great need of servants for each service. If you have a passion for coffee and espresso, we’d love to have you join our team! For more details, see us in Building 3.
CIRCLE OF HOPE
CANCER SUPPORT GROUP PAJAMA DRIVE - Make this Christmas a little brighter by providing new pajamas, blankets, and slippers to babies and children up to the age of 18 currently undergoing cancer treatment. All items will be donated to Children’s Hospital, Los Angeles and congregants of The Ark. Items can be placed in the Circle of Hope Donation Barrel in Building 3 from October 15 - December 20.
COMFORTING THE BEREAVED
MINISTRY FOR THOSE HAVING LOST LOVED ONES - A new ministry to bring comfort and hope to those that are griveing the passing of a loved one. We meet every first Friday of the month at 7:00pm for a time of devotion, prayer, and support. Our next meeting will be September 1.
HELP SHARE GOD'S LOVE - Help us bring the gospel to those in convalescent care in the Montebello area every third Saturday of the month. For more info, sign up at the Info Center.
MINISTRY FOR SEPARATED OR DIVORCED WOMEN - Are you currently going through a separation or divorce? Find support and healing at our gathering here at CCM every other Friday. Join us in our next meeting held Friday, October 27 at 7:00pm.
PRE-MARITAL CLASSES - Couples, have you been attending The Ark for 9-10 months regularly and are planning to get married or renew your vows? If The Ark Montebello is your home church and you would like to get married or renew your vows here, please stop by the front office to pick up a pre-marital packet. Once you have completed and returned the packet, you will be contacted shortly in regards to your pre-marital classes.
MEN'S BIBLE STUDY - Men, join us every Monday at 7:00pm for a time of fellowship and the studying of God’s Word. We are currently studying through the book of Romans.
WEDNESDAY MORNING PRAYER - Want to start your morning off right? Come to The Ark for a time of seeking the Lord in prayer every Wednesday morning from 6:30am-7:30am.
PRAYER & FASTING - Our next time of prayer and fasting will be held Friday, October 6 at 6:00pm in the Children’s Worship Area.
MOMS IN PRAYER - Mom, will you pray for me? Every Saturday, mothers (and aunts and grandmas too!) from The Ark get together to stand in the gap for our children and the schools they attend by praying for them. Our meetings take place in Building 1 from 9am-10am.
SIMPLE READS: WOMEN’S BOOK CLUB - Upcoming books and discussions: November 6 - “The Bait of Satan” by John Bevere. Books available at Chapel Store. Our meetings gather Mondays at 6:30pm. For inquiries, please email Lisa Perez at firstname.lastname@example.org.
FRESH START - Our free women’s support group for weight control will meet every Thursday from 7:00pm-8:00pm through November 16. Gain an appetite for the Lord through the Word of God, prayer, and journaling. Learn to control eating habits as we journey together sharing victories, recipes, meal planning, counting calories, and exercise. Must be 12 years or older to participate.
CHRISTMAS BOUTIQUE - Attention all Crafters! We are starting to prepare for this year’s Women’s Boutique scheduled for December 5 & 6. If you would like to reserve a space to sell your crafts, please sign up at the Women’s Info Center. Cost is $20 and space is limited.
WOMEN'S RETREAT - Register for “In the Master’s Hands” today at the women’s info center only. Ladies, this retreat does fill up quickly so please put your non-refundable deposit down quickly! Total cost is $200. Retreat will be March 9-11, 2018 at the Murrietta Hot Springs Conference Center.
YOUTH & YOUNG ADULTS
JR HIGH MEXICO TRIP - Jr. Highers, get your passport ready and get signed up for our upcoming trip to an orphanage in Ensenada, Mexico! We will be heading down November 17-19 and cost is $50. Head to the Jr. High room for more details.
YOUTH MINISTRY UPDATES - Stay connected and receive instant updates and reminders of all of our Youth Ministry ongoings by texting the keyword: JESUSFREAK; to the number: 41411.
AWAKENING: YOUNG ADULT FELLOWSHIP - A fellowship for those between the ages of 18-29 meets every Sunday at 6:00pm. Whether you’re single, married, divorced, guy or girl, this fellowship is for you! Impact our community and the world in a powerful and exciting way.