Covid-19 response

Praying Together

“Do not worry about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God.” – Philippians 4:6 (NRSV)

Our faithful prayer team is praying for you! Send your prayer request here.

Pastoral Prayers – Is there something you would like to share with your pastor? Would you appreciate a call? Be in touch.

Important COVID-19 Information

“…do not fear, for I am with you, do not be afraid, for I am your God; I will strengthen you, I will help you, I will uphold you with my victorious right hand.” – Isaiah 41:10 (NRSV)

Click here for information regarding COVID-19.

Click here for an interview (dated 4.19.20) with Gregg Hart for an update on how Santa Barbara County is dealing with the pandemic.

Mental Wellness

“His peace will keep your thoughts and your hearts quiet and at rest as you trust in Christ Jesus.” – Philippians 4:7 (TLB)

Here are some suggestions on coping with the emotions of stress, fear and panic as well as tips for talking about COVID-19 with children in the unfolding context. Click here to check it out.

Community Assistance

“Bear one another’s burdens, and in this way, you will fulfill the law of Christ.” – Galatians 6:2 (NRSV)

If you or someone you know is in need of assistance during this crisis, please click here for a community resource list.

Ideas For Your Life

“This is the day that the Lord has made; let us rejoice and be glad in it.” – Psalm 118:24 (NRSV)

Looking for ways to make this time of distancing a more fulfilling and enjoyable time? Click here for a list of ideas.

Letters to the Congregation

“Care for the flock that God has entrusted to you. Watch over it willingly, not grudgingly—not for what you will get out of it, but because you are eager to serve God.” – 1 Peter 5:2 (NLT)

Click the links below to view and read letters from Pastor Charles Svendsen and Pastor Erik Wiebe.

Friday, March 20, 2020
Wednesday, March 18, 2020
Wednesday, March 11, 2020

Click the links below to read our recent newsletters and current operations.

Wednesday, March 18, 2020
Thursday, March 12, 2020

Current Operations