ARTS CAMP 2017 // 06.26-06.30
Registration for Go Wild, Arts Camp 2017, is open! At this day camp, elementary children explore the arts through various mediums in Dance, Theatre, Music, Creative Crafts, Culinary and Visual Arts. As children discover and express their creativity, they encounter and experience their Creator God and what life looks like with Him at the center. Click here to find out more, browse our catalog of classes and register!
BRAZIL MISSION TRIP INFO MEETING // 07.06 7PM // Library
This October, Oak Hills is sending a team down to Brazil to work alongside our ministry partner Restoration Ministries in serving the children and families living in the slums of Sao Paulo. Check out this video to get a glimpse into how Restoration Ministries serves and brings hope to their community. If you would like to find out more, come to our information meeting on July 6! I you can make it or have any questions, please contact Kody Renfro at firstname.lastname@example.org or our Pastor of Missional Living, Megan Harrison, at email@example.com.
SUMMER SMALL GROUP // Begins 06.27
Often when God speaks, we hear the same message through a sermon, a passage of scripture, a chance conversation or an unexpected encounter, like an echo that helps us recognize His voice. For more information on this study based on the book The Sacred Echo, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
TLFB BACKPACK DRIVE // 07.9-07.23
Help individuals in our community get ready for the new school year. Drop off backpack supplies for Twin Lakes Food Bank at the Mission Booth in the lobby.
GLEANING // 07.10, 07.24
A practice from ancient times, gleaning involves picking over already-harvested fields by (or for) those in need. Come join us either or both mornings for a family-friendly service opportunity as we harvest fresh produce for Twin Lakes Food Bank! Find out more and register for this free event here.
ANNUAL PICNIC & RIVER BAPTISM // 07.26 6PM
Join us for our annual church picnic and river baptism at Negro Bar State Park in Folsom on Wednesday, July 26. This is a wonderful time of celebration and fellowship as a church family! This year will be a luau-themed potluck with roasted pig and live music! Help us get a headcount – register for this free event and find out more here.
If you are interested in being baptized, we ask that you attend one of our baptism classes at 11:00 on 7/9, 7/16 or 7/23. Please register for this free class so we know to expect you.
MONTHLY YOUNG ADULT DINNER ROUNDS // Next Held 06.24 5-8PM
Open to all single and married young adults! Don’t miss our monthly YA dinner rounds! Bring a side dish and take part in authentic fellowship and conversation with your peers. Click here to register for this FREE event. (Join our Facebook group for more events and updates!)
COMMUNION // Every First Sunday
Come celebrate at the table with us! All who consider themselves to be a follower of Christ are invited to participate. Children first grade and above join us for this celebration.
MISSIONAL TEAM // Every First Sunday 9AM // Library
If you have a heart for local or global missions, a love of looking for where God is at work in every day circumstances or just a desire to learn more, we’d love to have you join our Missional Team! For more information, contact Pastor Megan Harrison at email@example.com.
THE STUDIO: OPEN STUDIO // Every First Saturday 1-4PM // Room C2
Come join this creative social gathering, held every month. Bring a current project or an idea to the studio to work on and share with others. Basic art materials will be available. Feel free to bring your own materials as well!
ELDER PRAYER // Every Second Wednesday 6PM // Room 201
Join us for a church-wide prayer time with the pastors and Elder Board. Arrive at 6:00pm to participate in silent prayer, or if you need prayer or you’d like to join us as we pray for others feel free to arrive at 6:30pm.
THE STUDIO: FAMILY FLOURISH NIGHT // Every Fourth Friday 6-8PM // Room C2
An evening of creative expression geared for families. Each month a themed project will be introduced, and every member of the family will have fun working together on their projects to take home. Materials will be supplied.
ASIAN FELLOWSHIP LUNCH // Every Fourth Sunday 12:30PM // Chapel
Please note, the June lunch is cancelled due to Arts Camp Sunday on June 25. See you next month!
Everyone is invited to a lunch hosted by the Asian Fellowship Group. Bring your favorite Asian dish (enough to feed a family), your friends and children to this fun gathering.
POWERHOUSE MEALS // Monthly
Oak Hills provides meals for the Women’s Transition Center. If you would like to participate, please bring ingredients and a recipe to drop off, or stay to cook and get to know the women there. Sign up for all or part of a meal as an individual or a group here, or contact Pastor Megan Harrison at firstname.lastname@example.org.
CAMPUS WORKDAYS // 08.05, 09.30
Many hands make light work. Help keep our campus beautiful and join in one of our cleanup and landscaping workdays held regularly throughout the year. If you are interested in serving, please contact Pastor Rick Leary at email@example.com.
FAMILY MINISTRIES VOLUNTEERS // 2016-17 School Year
The school year is fast approaching, and Family Ministries is getting back in the swing of things! We are looking for volunteers for nursery through high school, and we’d love to have you join us! If you could serve in some capacity, we’d like to hear from you. Please contact Pastor Colleen Gray at firstname.lastname@example.org.
COMMUNION PREPARATION TEAM // Ongoing
We need volunteers for this very important behind-the-scenes ministry. The commitment would be once every 2-3 months and/or special events and would include coming in for a couple of hours the week of service to fill cups, cube bread and set up communion. Interested? Please contact Chris Johnson at email@example.com.
WELCOME TEAM // Ongoing
Do you love making people feel welcome? Do you have an eye for details, or a gift for hospitality? The Welcome Team needs new team members for the 11:00 services. The commitment is once or twice a month, and involves coming half an hour before the service to get ready. If you are interested, contact Pastor Megan Harrison at firstname.lastname@example.org.
INSIGHT MEALS // Ongoing
If you have a heart to serve in the youth ministry but are not able to commit on a consistent basis, the Family Ministry team would love for you to consider bringing a light meal (or two) to a Sunday evening youth group. Having a meal together is a great time to strengthen relationships and build community. If you are interested, please CLICK HERE to sign up. For more information, please contact Jacquie deMontel at email@example.com.
SUNDAY MORNING SNACKS // Ongoing
We invite the congregation to bring a Sunday morning snack between services to the back of the auditorium and spend time in fellowship with one another. If you are willing and able, please bring a snack to share from time to time – muffins, cookies, fruit, veggies or whatever else you desire! This is a wonderful time to have a snack and spend leisurely time enjoying one another as a church family.
TECH TEAM // Ongoing
Interested in sound, lighting, multimedia or video? The Tech Team would love to teach you how to operate these fun, technical and highly important positions during our services. Talk to Pastor Manuel or email him at firstname.lastname@example.org
JOIN A TEAM // Ongoing
Our Green Team (responsible for the landscaping on our campus), Tech Team (the sound, video, lighting, and multimedia techs who run our services), and Welcome Team (those smiley-faced people at the door on Sunday mornings) are currently looking for some new members to join and make their mark on team Oak Hills.
There are plenty of options of times & places to serve. Contact Lorraine at email@example.com for interest & information.
TWIN LAKES FOOD BANK // Ongoing
Our ministry partner is looking for new volunteers or groups to help sort & organize food drives. This is a great opportunity to serve our community & share the love of Christ. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to sign up.
BRAZIL MISSION TRIP // 10.12-10.24
This October, Oak Hills is sending a team down to Brazil to come along side our ministry partner Restoration Ministries in serving the children and families living in the slums of Sao Paulo. Check out this video to get a glimpse into how Restoration Ministries serves and brings hope to their community. If you would like to find out more, please contact Kody Renfro at email@example.com or our Pastor of Missional Living, Megan Harrison, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
ONE SERVICE CELEBRATIONS // 09.03
Several times per year, we gather together as a church family for a single Sunday morning service, usually followed by a luncheon. See the dates above.