Weekly Bulletin

Pancho Juarez - Lead Pastor

931 S. Maple Ave, Montebello, CA 90640
TEL (323) 724-8464 | FAX (323) 724-8467
Office hours: Monday - Wednesday & Friday 9am - 9pm
Closed Thursday & Saturday

Sunday, August 7

Sunday Services - Title: When The Glory Of The Lord Departs From A Nation (9:00am & 11:30am)
Jr High & High School Services (9:00am & 11:30am)
Children's Ministry (9:00am & 11:30am)

Monday, August 8

Women's Support Group (6:30pm)
FMO Men's Bible Study - 2 Samuel (7:00pm)
Table Talk: Married Couples - August 29 (7:00pm)

Tuesday, August 9

Back to Basics - Hebrews (7:00pm)
Barnabas: For Divorced/Separated Men (7:00pm)

Wednesday, August 10

Midweek Service - Numbers 8 (7:00pm)
Jr High & High School Services (7:00pm)
Children's Ministry (7:00pm)

Thursday, August 11 - The Ark Closed

Friday, August 12

College Age Group: Ages 18-25 - August 12 (7:00pm)
Connect Career Age Group: Ages 26-35 - August 19 (7:00pm)
Embrace Her: For Divorced/Separated Women - August 12 (7:00pm)
Agape Kids: Ages 2-11 (7:00pm)
Quench (7:00pm)
Spanish Bible Study - Revelation (7:00pm)

Saturday, August 13

Moms in Prayer (On Summer Break)

Notables

THE ARK SOFTBALL TOURNEY - Arkies! Come join us for a co-ed softball tourney at Reggie Rodriguez Park on Labor Day, September 5 from 9am - 1pm. 4 teams, 3 games, and plenty of fellowship. Get on a team by signing up at Info Center. Cost is $5.00 per player and must be 15 years or older to play.

OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD - You can make a difference for a child, their family and their entire community. OCC provides the opportunity to be a blessing in the life of a child that will receive a box that includes small toys, school supplies, hygiene items and most importantly The Gospel of Jesus Christ! Would you like to help us out with the collection and distribution of gift boxes? Please sign up at Info Center in Building 3.

SENIOR SON RISE BIBLE STUDY - Every 4th Friday of the Month at 10:00am beginning August 26. We believe and are confident of this, that He who began a good work in you will carry it on to completion until the day of Christ Jesus. Philippians 1:6

AGAPE KIDS - Agape Kids is a place for 2-11 year old kids to get together at The Ark Montebello on Fridays during evening meetings. *Please be aware that we will be taking the month of July off!*

SPANISH SERVICE - Bring your Spanish speaking family and friends to our interactive Estudio Biblico en Español. We are going through the Book of Romans every Friday at 7:00pm. We will study the Book of Revelation. You can watch our study live on our Livestream channel or The Ark Montebello's Facebook Live.
Este estudio bíblico está diseñado para que pueda interactuar con el maestro (Preguntas y respuestas: Preguntas y respuestas). También obtenga una mejor comprensión del Libro de Apocalipsis y comparta su fe con familiares y amigos.

OPPORTUNITIES TO SERVE

ARKIETECHS (VIDEO/BROADCAST) - We can use your help for our On The Level Ministry! We have spots open for Sunday Morning & Wednesday Evening. If you are interested in volunteering, come on down to the Main Office and fill out a Ministry Questionnaire.

GRAPHIC ARTISTS - Calling all graphic artists! Please come to the Main Office and fill out a Ministry Questionnaire if you are interested in creating graphics for our various events and meetings that take place throughout the year! If you have any questions, please call us at 323-724-8464.

CHILDREN'S MINISTRY - We are looking for servants for Children's Ministry. Fill out a Ministry Questionnaire today!

PARKING MINISTRY - Have you been attending The Ark for more than six months now and have been praying about serving? Parking Ministry is looking for helpers with a heart to serve and are interested, please fill out a Ministry Questionnaire and return it to the Main Office.

YOUTH MINISTRY - Do you want to make a lasting impact on the next generation? Do you have a heart for teenagers? Pray about serving in Jr. High or High School Ministry! Fill out a Ministry Questionnaire today!

INFO CENTER - Do you enjoy chatting and assisting the body of Christ? Consider serving at Info Center where you can assist others to register for events and also provide details for the various ongoings at The Ark. No experience required, just a willing heart and a big smile. To join our team, please complete and return a Ministry Questionnaire, obtainable at Info Center or Main Office.

BIBLE STUDIES

BACK TO BASICS - This class is intended to help us have a better understanding of The Book of Hebrews. Our interactive class welcomes your questions. Come learn and have fun!

BARNABAS MINISTRY

SEPARATED & DIVORCED MEN - This is a support group from men that are suffering from separation issues. Every Tuesday from 7:00-8:30pm.

BEREAVEMENT

SUPPORT GROUP FOR THOSE SUFFERING FROM LOSS - Have you lost a loved one and now you are having a difficult time making sense of your grief? The Bereavement Ministry is a support group that is here to assist you during this time of testing. Come and let us seek the God of all comfort together. Meetings held on select Friday evenings at 7:00pm here at The Ark beginning August 12.

COLLEGE AGE GROUP

GATHERINGS FOR 18-25 YEAR OLDS - Are you 18-25 years old and looking to connect with others your age at The Ark? You do not have to be attending college to attend! Come on out, grow in your faith, and stay for some quality fellowship! Please call the Main Office or DM our Instagram @collegeagegrouptheark for dates and locations. "For where two or three are gathered in My name, there am I among them."- Matthew 18:20

COLLEGE AGE GIRLS SUMMER SERIES - The girls of College Age Group are hosting a summer series reading through and s.o.a.ping through the Book of James together! Any girl through the ages of 18-25 are welcome to attend! Studies will be held at various homes near Montebello. Please sign up at the registration link here or head to our Instagram page and the link will be in our bio. This will be a great time of fellowship, growing in the Word together and building authentic friendships with other Christian girls!

COLLEGE AGE GUYS SUMMER SERIES - The guys of College Age Group are hosting a summer series reading through the Book of James and going through a devotional! Any guy through the ages of 18-25 are welcome to attend! Studies will take place at a nearby home in Whittier. Please sign up at the registration link here or head to our Instagram page and the link will be in our bio. This will be a great time of fellowship, growing in the Word together and discovering what it means to be a man of God!

CONNECT: CAREER AGE GROUP

FELLOWSHIP FOR 26-35 YEAR OLDS - Join us as we gather and connect with everyone ages 26-35 years old. Meeting every other Friday at The Ark. For more info, follow us on Instagram @connect_theark! We'll meet up at 7:00pm on August 5 offsite.

EMBRACE HER

FOR SEPARATED OR DIVORCED WOMEN - Embrace Her is a ministry where you'll find a community of women who come alongside you as you find healing in the midst of separation or divorce through God's Word. Our next meeting takes place at The Ark Montebello on Friday, August 12 at 7:00pm.

FMO MEN'S MINISTRY

FOR MEN ONLY BIBLE STUDY: 2 SAMUEL - Men, study God's Word with us Monday evenings at 7:00pm at The Ark. We'll meet for a time of worship, prayer and encouragement via God's Word.

MARRIAGE MINISTRY

TABLE TALK: MARITAL SUPPORT GROUP - Whether you are having marital issues or not, we invite you to an evening of conversation among newly and seasoned and married couples. We meet on the last Monday of every other month at 7:00pm. Our next meeting will be held on Monday, July 25 in Children's Lounge.

PREPARE FOR BATTLE AS ONE: MARRIAGE CONFERENCE - Seek - Follow - Victory. Come out to a Marriage Conference here at The Ark designed especially for your marriage where you will learn God's way to navigate through these crazy times we live in as one. Guest speakers and food provided. Cost is $60.00 per couple. Conference takes place Saturday, September 24 from 9:00am - 12:00pm.

PRE-MARITAL CLASSES - Couples, have you been attending The Ark for 6 months regularly as a couple and are planning to get married or renew your vows? If The Ark Montebello is the home church for the both of you and you would like to get married or renew your vows here, please call our Main Office at 323-724-8464 and leave your name and phone number so we can contact you regarding pre and post marital resources at The Ark Montebello.

PRAYER

PRAYER & FASTING - Would you like to join us in our monthly meeting of prayer and fasting? It’s a time to lift up our burdens to the Lord, pray, worship, anoint with oil those that are sick, and have communion together as a family. When should you start fasting? It’s totally up to you! You can fast one, two, or seven days before Friday, August 12 at 6:30pm but we will end our fasting on this evening by having communion. These nights are held every second Friday of each month.

HOLDING ONTO HIS PROMISES: 3 DAY FAST & PRAYER - Join us for prayer August 29-31 here at The Ark Children's Worship & Prayer Room. We will be open Monday & Tuesday from 9:00am - 8:00pm and Wednesday from 9:00am - 6:00pm for you to pray as long as God leads you. "The glory of this latter temple shall be greater than the former." Haggai 2:8-9

MOMS IN PRAYER - Inviting and welcoming ALL mothers, grandmothers, aunts, sisters to have a profound impact on your children and their schools. Enjoy a time of fellowship, prayer, and engagement for our children over the phone every Saturday from 9:00-10:00am. Call 323-253-1219 to join our prayer. *Please be aware that we will be taking our summer break and will resume in the Fall.*

QUENCH

A PLACE FOR THOSE STRUGGLING WITH ADDICTION - We are a fellowship of men and women who, through the power of Jesus, seek freedom from the sin we call addiction. We believe a person can be freed from this bondage through the power of God’s indwelling Holy Spirit and the application of His Word to our lives. Held every Friday at 7:00pm. Must be 18 and over.

WOMEN'S MINISTRY

TIMES OF REFRESHING - Ladies, join us for devotions in God's Word followed by group discussion and prayer. Come and be refreshed in the Lord every last Tuesday of the month beginning August 30 at 10:00am.

WOMEN'S SUPPORT GROUP - Women's Support Group at The Ark provides a haven for women who are in need of prayer and Biblical advice. No cost or sign up necessary. We meet on Mondays at 6:30pm (but no meeting on 1st Monday of the month). "She came and worshiped Him, saying,"LORD, help me!" Matthew 15:25

YOUTH MINISTRY

CHRISTIAN FUNDAMENTALS - Jr High & High Schoolers join us on Wednesday nights as we study The Basics of Christian Fundamentals in High School Room. Bring your Bible and a friend!

KNOTTS BERRY FARM FOR JR HIGHERS! - The Ark Jr High Ministry is planning a day out at Knott's for fun and fellowship.It's a great opportunity for new 6th graders to meet and get to know other Arkie Jr Highers and our leaders. This is also a chance for our students to get out one last time before the end of summer! August 5 from 8am - 10pm. Cost is $36.00 and space is limited. Sign up at Jr High Room.

YOU ARE BEAUTIFUL - High School Ministry Girls Bible Study in Song of Solomon 4:7. August 5 from 6:30 - 8:30pm in High School Room.

PARENT NEWSLETTER - Parents, ever wonder what is going on in our youth ministry? Our leaders want to stay connected with you so we have created a Parent Newsletter! We won’t spam your email, but you will get updates on events and current happenings within youth ministry from Pastor Derek. Subscribing is easy; just go to our youth website and enter in some simple information: www.montebelloyouth.weebly.com/parent-newsletter