Tutoring (will resume in the fall)
Mondays, 3:30 – 5:00 pm
The tutoring program is up and running; meeting every Monday with the exceptions of school holidays. This outreach is for everyone in the valley, not only Spirit of Joy members. If you have or know a child in grade school who is struggling with a particular subject, or simply just trying to get ahead, feel free to stop by. This program is completely free and is led by California Credentialed teachers.
Book of Job Bible Study
Wednesdays, May 24 – June 14 at 6:00 pm
Have you ever faced a time in your life where you felt that prayers were not being answered or you were along in your suffering?
You’re not the first or last person to feel that way at some point in their lives.
Join us for a 4-week study, led by Pastor Brian Foxworth, as we explore the Book of Job and learn how to trust and persevere during times of personal struggle. Together we will discover that Hope and God’s love are two things this world can never take away from us!
Coffee and light refreshments will be provided .
In-Home Small Group Bible Study
Wednesdays, June 28 – July 19 at 10:00 am
Each week we will explore how we can apply the previous Sunday’s message to our personal lives. This process will encourage growth in our faith and, also, a deeper sense of community with others in the small group. Call the church office for location information.
FREE Summer Concert
Saturday, June 10 at 2:00 pm
Here’s a great way to slip into summer. Join Bruce Gifford & The Jazz Generation for an afternoon of big band swing music with a show-biz twist. This free concert is a community event hosted by Spirit of Joy Community Church. Seating is limited to the first 100 people. Please call 652-2519 for reservation information Doors open at 1:30 pm.
Don’t miss this toe-tappin’ event!
Summer Carnival — A Community Event
Saturday, June 24 at 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Join us for our annual Summer Carnival. There will be something for everyone to enjoy including a water slide, carnival food & games, a cake-walk, face painting, and much more. Bruce Gifford & the Jazz Generation will provide live music from 2:00 pm until 4:00 pm for your listening pleasure. This event is free to all, however, a $7/person donation is suggested to help offset the cost.
Joy Kids’ Camp — Island of the Son — Soak in the Rays of God’s Amazing Grace!
July 24 – July 28 daily 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Joy Kids’ Camp is Spirit of Joy’s version of the traditional Vacation Bible School. It is designed for children from pre-school (potty-trained) through grade 5, although, all who participate find that this annual event brings out the kid in all of us. This summer program is limited to the first 40 campers who sign up. The suggested donation amount is just $15/child or $25/family for the whole week. The money will go towards offsetting the cost of the meals and crafts. If the cost provides a financial hardship for your family, call the church office. Please trust that no child will be turned away. Call the church office and reserve your spot today! 951-652-2519.
Mission Plan & Stewardship
The SOJ Community Church Council recently began the process of developing a long term strategic mission plan. This included creating a Planning Committee to implement the program. Our hope is to address and work towards solving some of the primary needs of our church and community in the approaching year.