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BY THE PEOPLE . FOR THE PEOPLE

MISSION OF THE MONTH:

SCHOOL PAL-PAKS

Giving School Pal-Paks helps to provide students in Nazarene primary schools around the world with the supplies they need to facilitate learning. Please consider giving a pack or making a donation to help NMI Missions purchase one or pay for shipping costs.

 

Please turn in School Pal-Paks donations by

Friday, August 28th.

Click here to learn more about School Pal-Paks...

Click here to give to School Pal-Paks online...

Be sure to select "Other" under MY DONATION and type "School Pal-Paks" in the comment area.

WORSHIP TIMES

Sundays @ 9:00am*

In the Courtyard

*Worship times may be temporary.

Please stay tuned for updates.

Join us Sundays! All are welcome Our Courtyard is accessible through the gate on the Norma Street side of our campus. Your health and well-being is important to us. We strongly recommend wearing a mask while attending services. Please read our guidelines below and stay tuned for updates. If you prefer to watch with us, please see the post below...

Your health is important to us. If you prefer to watch from home, we are still broadcasting our live worship services. Please check out the links below:

  • Facebook
  • Video Sermons

"LIVING HOPE"

MUSICAL CANTATA

Friday, July 31st @ 5:45pm

In case you missed this musical performance by the Ensemble or would just like a copy of it, we have free DVD programs in the office. Pick up a copy today!

LIVE BIBLE STUDY

 

Wednesdays @ 11:00am

We are live on Facebook every Wednesday! Join pastors and your favorite special guests to discuss, learn and grow into God's grace through Scripture. Current Study: We are reading and discussing the book Believe: Living the Story of the Bible and Becoming Like Jesus by Randy Frazee. Need a copy? Please see Janice in the office.

Click here to watch and discuss with us

on Facebook...

BLESSING OF THE BACKPACKS

Sunday, August 9th @ 9:00am

Kids and students, bring your backpacks! Gather with us to pray for and encourage our children, teens and college students as they prepare to return to school. We will also be giving a special school gift to our students from the church. If your child is in need of a backpack, please call the church office to request one. Curbside pick-up for backpacks will be available from 12:00-1:00pm following service for those who prefer to watch and pray with us online.

The Blessing will be held outdoors in the shade at 9:00am in the Youth Courtyard.

As our Mission of the Month for August, help us to purchase backpacks and school supplies for our kids. Please click the link below:

Give to Blessing of the Backpacks online...

Be sure to select "Other" under MY DONATION and type "Blessing of the Backpacks" in the comment area.

COMMUNION SUNDAY

Every 1st Sunday of the Month

We invite you to gather with us in church or at home as we take Communion together. To gather with us at home, please watch our morning service on our "Ridgecrest Nazarene" page live on Facebook, Sundays at 9:00am. Please be prepared with bread or a cracker and some juice, as we will be sharing at the table of Christ together. We look forward to celebrating and remembering our RISEN SAVIOR!

Click here to go to watch Worship Live (Facebook)...

LAUNDRY LOVE

Every Last Monday of the Month

Still Going On! Do you or anyone you know have financial hardship and is in need of help getting laundry washed? Meet us every last Monday of the  month at I-Wash on Norma Street between 7:00am and (last load in by) 9:00am. We provide the machines, laundry soap and dryer sheets at no charge to those in need of help getting their laundry washed.

ART MINISTRIES

Every 3rd Saturday Each Month

Paint with Donna

Saturday, August 15th @ 10:00am

Every 3rd Saturday of the Month

Register now

Location: Annex Art Classroom

Cost for each class: $10 for adults, $5 for children

We welcome everyone for an easy afternoon of creative fellowship. We are  limited to 10 students per class at this time. Please pre-register for a seat. Supplies and light refreshments are included. 

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CHILDREN'S CHURCH IS COMING BACK SOON!

Begins August 16th @ 10:45am

We are excited to meet together again with this fun new series all about friendship with Jesus. We have exciting new worship songs just for kids, hands-on activities to help us learn, and more! Come see what all the fun is about!

 

Watching from home? We have all you need for Children's Church! Click the link below for this week's lesson and more about what is going on here at RCNAZ Children's Ministries and future activities.

Would you like a Children's Church Kit? Call our office and we can deliver free right to your doorstep!

(760) 375-4433

Go to the RCNAZ Kids page...

VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL

Fridays, September 11th through October 19th

@ 6:00-8:30pm

Closing Celebration: Sunday, October 11th 

@ 5:00-7:00pm

RCNAZ is planning for VBS Rocky Railway: Jesus Power Pulls Us Through! Let us know if you are interested in attending. You can register your child using the link below (for kids entering into grades k - 5th). We are looking for volunteers too! If you would like to donate prepackaged cookies or snacks, please bring to church by Thursday, September 10th. See Stephanie Rogers for more details.

Click here to register and for more information...

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

 

{Bus Drivers}

Our church bus brings people to church for morning services, evening service, youth events and special events. Drivers need to have their Class B with passenger endorsement. Contact Roger Bockhahn

{Worship Team}

Do you love to sing or like to play music? We would love for you to check out our Worship Team on Sundays! Contact Pastor Ken for more information.

{Buildings & Grounds Committee}

If you are handy or skilled with electrical work, painting, changing light bulbs, lifting, etc., then B&G Committee could use your help! Please contact Pastor Ken

{Nazarene Missions Int'l (NMI)}

If you have a heart for missions, compassionate ministries, both local and global works- please join our team! We would love to hear your ideas! Contact Beth McCain

For more information, please contact the church office at (760) 375 - 4433, Monday to Thursday 8:00am to 4:30pm. Fridays are available by appointment.

RCNAZ CHURCH GUIDELINES

We are open! Our new service times will be at 9:00 & 10:45am (indoor services) or  9:00am (if outdoor only). Our capacity is limited to 75 people. To help us best plan for seating, please call Janice in the office at 760-375-4433 or email her at janice@rcnazarene.org to rsvp your preferred service time. We look forward to praise and worship in the House of the Lord together again!

We have made a few changes to help keep everyone healthy and are following the CDC guidelines. Please read about the precautions we are taking below:

Please Note:

  • Face coverings are strongly recommended. Masks are available to anyone who needs one. Children 2 and under should not wear a mask.

  • Use of hand sanitizer is recommended as needed.

  • Practice physical distancing whenever possible.

  • Please check your temperature and self-screen for symptoms of COVID-19 at home. If you have been sick or have symptoms of COVID-19 (see CDC guidelines), please stay home for 14 days and until you are well.

  • We must discourage the use of sharing items: Please bring your own Bible or use a Bible app. For giving of tithes and offerings, please use the wooden offering box in the Foyer or visit www.rcnazarene.org/give.

  • Children are welcome and coloring kits are available. Children's Church will be available to kids grades k-5th begiinging Sunday, August 16th at 9:00am in the children's play yard. No nursery worker will be available at this time.

Thank you for your patience, understanding

and prayers.

 

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