General Information

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, June 24

Sunday Morning Service - Coach Joey Buran, USA Olympics Surf Team (9:00am & 11:30am)
Jr. High School Study (9:00am & 11:30am)
Awakening: Young Adults Fellowship (Cancelled This Week)

Monday, June 25

Women's Support Group (6:30pm)
Simple Reads: Women's Book Club - July 9 (6:30pm)
FMO: Men's Bible Study (7:00pm)

Tuesday, June 26

Barnabas: Support Group for Separated & Divorced Men (7:00pm)
Back To Basics - Galatians (7:00pm)

Wednesday, June 27

Wednesday Morning Prayer (6:30am)
Wednesday Evening Service - Trudie Strobel, Holocaust Survivor (7:00pm)
Jr. High & High School Study (7:00pm)

Thursday, June 28

Thursday Night Bible Study (7:00pm)

Friday, June 29

Embrace Her - July 13 (7:00pm)
The Quench (7:00pm)
Single Moms Bible Study (7:00pm)

Saturday, June 30

Convalescent Ministry - July 21 (9:30am)


SUMMER SERVICE TIMES - This summer, we've switched to 2 Sunday services. New times are 9:00am & 11:30am. Please plan accordingly.

USA OLYMPICS SURFING HEAD COACH: JOEY BURAN  - Joey Buran, Head Coach for USA Olympic Surfing Team will be sharing from God's Word here at The Ark on Sunday, June 24 at both morning services. Please plan accordingly as our Sanctuary fills up fast with our new summer schedule!.

FAMILY CAMPOUT - Register your family for our annual campout at Yucaipa Regional Park for $170 (family of up to six, additional fee of $30 for each additional participant) at the Info Center in Building 3 (deposit is non-refundable). Price includes five days and four nights on the campground, Saturday dinner, and Sunday continental breakfast. Dates are August 8-12.

FRIDAY NIGHT BIBLE STUDY - The Ark is conducting a series of classes regarding the return of Israel to the Promised Land. We will study through the books of Esther, Ezra, Nehemiah, Haggai, Zechariah, Malachi, Jeremiah, and Daniel. Don’t miss out on this Old Testament series! Classes held here at The Ark at 7:00pm.


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 Family Ministry Questionnaire from Pastor Willie.

COMMUNITY CAFE - Have you been attending The Ark for more than 6 months and have been praying about serving? The Community Cafe would love you to consider serving in this unique area of ministry. We have openings for all services on Sunday and Wednesday after service. If you are interested, please obtain and turn in your completed Ministry Questionnaire at our Main Office.


VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL - It's almost here! Set your watches for..."Time Lab: Discovering Jesus From Eternity Past to Eternity Future!" This free, five-day event for children (completed Kinder through 5th grades) will be held July 9-13 from 9:00am-12:30pm. Register your child as early as June 3.


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 The Ark every other Friday. Join us in our next meeting held Friday, July 13 at 7:00pm.


MARITAL SUPPORT GROUP - We're excited about our new Marital Support Group that will highlight a specific topic pertaining to marriage and the family unit. We'll discuss "Communication in Marriage & Family" at our next meeting held June 25 at 7pm here at The Ark. We meet bi-monthly on the last Monday of that month with a new topic. Coffee and sweets provided.

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, be strengthened every Monday at 7:00pm through the studying of God’s Word as well as fellowship. We're currently going through the book, “The Making of a Man of God.” Purchase your book at the Men’s Info Center in Building 3.

MEN'S RETREAT - Men, it’s retreat time! Our theme for this year’s retreat is “Steadfast” based on James 1:12. Register today and learn what James teaches about remaining steadfast under trial. Retreat will be held at Twin Peaks Conference Center June 22-24. Don’t wait, put your deposit of $25 today at the FMO Info Center in Building 3. Total cost is $175.


PRAYER & FASTING - Our next time of prayer and fasting will be held Friday, July 6 at 6:30pm in the Children’s Worship Area.

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.


STREET WITNESSING TEAM - Grow your faith by coming alongside the street witnessing team as we pass out tracts and talk to people at local locations. We meet every 3rd Sunday of the month at the Montebello Mall between 1:00-5:00pm. See you there!


SINGLE MOMS - Come find rest here at The Ark, Friday nights at 7:00pm. We're excited to go through a study entitled "Women of the New Testament" together. We have nights of prayer, "refresh" nights, and nights devoted to fellowship. Childcare is available. No need to register, just come as you are! More details available at our Main Office by calling 323-724-8464.

SIMPLE READS: WOMEN’S BOOK CLUB - Our exciting gathering for readers meets once a month on Monday at 6:30pm. Be a part of the wonderful world of reading! We’ll discuss the book "Absolute Surrender" by Andrew Murray on July 9, available now at the Chapel Store. Upcoming readings and discussions: August 6 - "The Prophet (Sons of Encouragement Series) by Francine Rivers. For inquiries, please email Lisa Perez at


SOJOURNER: HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS SUPPORT GROUP - Are you a girl in high school struggling with depression, anxiety or life in general? Our new Sojourner support group is designed to assist you through this journey with Biblical guidance. We'll meet at 6:30pm every 1st & 3rd Thursday of the month through September beginning June 7 in High School Room. For additional details, please call our Main Office at 323-724-8464. No registration or fee required.

JR HIGH MEXICO TRIP - Jr. higher, come down to Rosarito, Mexico with us to spread God's love to orphans. Don't speak Spanish? No problem! All these kids want is your love and attention. For more details or registration info, please visit Jr High Room in Building 2. Cost is $50 per student and a passport is required. Trip dates are June 29 - July 1.

HIGH SCHOOL SUMMER CAMP - It's summer camp time! We have lakeside accommodations for July 12-15 at Lake Havasu which means four days of fun in the sun with boating, sea-doos, and hearing God's Word! Total cost for camp is $190. Register today with your $35 non-refundable deposit in High School Room because there's only 30 spaces for students available.

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.