Sunday, August 16
Monday, August 17
Youth Connect: Jr High Service via Zoom (6:00pm)
Women’s Support Group via Phone (6:30pm)
Monday Night Service: FMO - For Men Only (7:00pm)
Tuesday, August 18
Tuesday Night Service: Back to Basics - Revelation (7:00pm)
Barnabas: Service for Divorced/Separated Men (7:00pm)
Wednesday, August 19
Thursday, August 20 - The Ark Closed
Friday, August 14
College Age Group: Service for Everyone Between Ages 18-25 - August 21 (7:00pm)
Embrace Her: Service for Divorced/Separated Women via Zoom - August 14 (7:00pm)
Friday Night Service: Back to Basics - August 21 (7:00pm)
Friday Night Service: Quench (7:00pm)
Spanish Service - 1 Juan 4:13-19 (7:00pm)
Saturday, August 15 - The Ark Closed
Moms in Prayer - September 5 (9:00am)
IN-PERSON CHURCH IS BACK...OUTDOORS! - Worship the Lord with us outdoors every Sunday & Wednesday this summer! We are acknowledging LA County & Federal guidelines for church gatherings and have a handy PDF we've compiled with some important information available here . If you are not ready to come back to The Ark for in-person church, do not feel well or have compromised immune system, please consider watching service live online until you are comfortable doing so . We look forward to seeing you here at The Ark!
BACK TO BASICS: NOW AVAILABLE TUESDAY & FRIDAY - We're covering the Book of Revelation, verse-by-verse on Tuesday evenings at 7:00pm and the Book of Daniel on Friday evenings at 7:00pm here at The Ark.
OPPORTUNITIES TO SERVE
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.
ENCOURAGEMENT FOR SEPARATED & DIVORCED MEN - God has a plan for you. Allow Him to take hold of your situation and be comforted by the wisdom found in His Holy Word. You can experience joy in the midst of this tumultuous season in your life. Service is held Tuesday at 7:00pm here at The Ark. We'll study God's Word, pray, and fellowship. For details, email Rene or Gus on how to connect with us!
KIDZ WORLD YOUTUBE CHANNEL - Just because we aren't having in-person church doesn't mean our kiddos are without Children's Ministry activities! Check out The Ark's Kidz World Channel on YouTube! We have video content for 3 year olds up through 5th grade! Subscribe today!
COLLEGE AGE GROUP
SERVICE FOR 18-25 YR OLDS - Hey, if you’re between the age of 18-25, connect with us Friday, August 21. We normally have service at The Ark Community Cafe at 7:00pm but for the time being, we're getting together virtually on Zoom. It’s a time of coffee, community, and Word Study. You do not have to be attending college to attend. DM us on Instagram @thearkcollegeagegroup to find out how to connect.
SERVICE FOR SEPARATED OR DIVORCED WOMEN - Are you currently going through a separation or divorce? Find support and healing through God's Word as we gather at The Ark every other Friday for service. Our next gathering will be held via Zoom on August 14. Email email@example.com for details.
FMO MEN'S MINISTRY
MONDAY NIGHT SERVICE: FOR MEN ONLY - 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.
30 DAYS TO TAMING YOUR TONGUE: HOME FELLOWSHIPS - Thanks to all who have registered for this fellowship. Registration is now closed. Please keep an eye out for our forthcoming session.
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 Main 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.
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 14 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.
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.
WHAT IS TRUTH? COMMUNITY OUTREACH - "What is Truth?" is the message...how each person responds to the truth God has revealed is an issue of eternal significance. Open to anyone 13 years and older. Guest speakers include David & Sonia Trujillo. Held Friday, August 14 at 6:30pm here at The Ark Montebello. No childcare provided.
SERVICE 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. Service is held every Friday at 7:00pm. Must be 18 and over.
BOOK CLUB - Ladies, on August 17 at 6:30pm, we will be meeting via Zoom discussing the book, "Found" by Karen Kingsbury. September 21 "Boundaries" by Dr John Townsend & Dr Henry Cloud. October 26 "Family" by Karen Kingsbury. If interested, email Lisa Perez at firstname.lastname@example.org.
TAMING YOUR EMOTIONS - Join us on Tuesday evenings as we look to God's Word in learning how to tame our emotions. Begins September 15. Sign up at Women's Info Center.
FRESH START - Our free women’s support group for weight control meets Monday evenings from September 14 - October 26 from 7:00-8:30pm. Gain an appetite for the Lord through the Word of God, prayer, a Word study, and journaling. Learn to control eating habits as we journey together sharing victories, recipes, meal planning, counting calories, and exercise. Must be 12 years and older to participate.
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. Our phone conferences are held Monday nights at 6:30pm. Email email@example.com for details. No cost or sign up necessary. "She came and worshiped Him, saying,"LORD, help me!"" Matthew 15:25
YOUTH BONFIRE NIGHT - Join us on Friday, August 21 at 7:00pm for fellowship, S'mores and an awesome bonfire! Event is open to all Jr High & High School students.
YOUTH CONNECT - Youth Connect is a place where Jr High connect over the internet for service, encouragement and stay connected! We're live Mondays at 6:00pm on Zoom, so if you don't have Zoom App, download it today on your device. Registration required at this link: montebelloyouth.weebly.com
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