Thanks for clicking on Good Shepherd's website. We are a growing church family in Camarillo that focuses on the basics. We follow Jesus and care about kids. We gather for worship on Sundays at 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. Our student ministry, Crave, meets every Sunday at 5:30 p.m. We host and encourage a variety of small groups during the year. We work side-by-side with 20-some other churches Camarillo. We partner with Young Life and Young Athletes for Christ to reach students for Christ. We stand with and work with dozens of Bible-teaching churches in Ventura County. We also offer discipleship classes and have a God-centered Preschool. We run a thirft-store outreach in old town Moorpark called Luther's Attic, serving the community. And we also assist in a coffee house outreach during the summer in Naknek, Alaska, providing hospitality, friendship, Wifi and a good cup of Joe at a coffee shop called The Net. We teach the Bible, verse-by-verse and build families, showing people how to get in touch with Jesus Christ as Savior and Lord. We are affiliated with a Christ-centered family of 270 churches across the country called the AFLC. To learn more about the Association of Free Lutheran Congregations, see www.aflc.org.
Coming up at Good Shepherd:
Upcoming Events on our Calendar
Wednesday Mornings for Men:
Wednesday mornings for Men: 6:30 to 7:30 a.m. Breakfast, fellowship and Bible Studies in John and a study for building stronger family relationships, with Greg Seeba and Pastor Jim Johnson.
Christmas Eve at the Barn: 1 p.m., 3 p.m., 5 p.m. and 10 p.m.
Family Worship on a 100-year-old Barn, Dec. 24
Christmas Dinner and Pacific Sound Concert - December 6:
Join us for our Third Annual Christmas Dinner and Pacific Sound Concert, December 6: Celebrate Christmas with us and enjoy a traditional Norwegian Christmas meal, followed by a beautiful concert with the Pacific Sound Chorus (Bill Chase). Dinner is at 5:00 p.m. All are welcome to arrive at 4:45 p.m. Then stay afterwards for the Concert at 7 p.m. Contact the Front porch office for tickets. (805) 384-9243 Adults $10, children 11 and under are free.
Camarillo Heathcare Center - December 12:
Camarillo Health Care Center is located at 205 Granada Street – just south of Ventura Blvd at the Carmen Drive off ramp from Hwy (near In-out-Out restaurant.) We serve on the second Sunday of each month from 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. We would love to have you join us in this ministry. If you have any questions, please give us call. (805) 987-2894.
Good Shepherd's Front Porch office is located near Old Town Camarillo at 380 Arneill Road, just north of the 101. You will find the church offices open Monday to Friday, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., near the back of the Connection Center in the middle of the campus. For free downloads of Sunday messages or Soul Break radio programs, click on Listen (above right) and download messages on the Sermon Audio or Soul Break tab. If you join us on Sunday morning, you can enjoy Bible study, fellowship and two worship gatherings.
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Coming Up This Week:
Sunday, Dec. 6, Foundations Service (Traditional) at 8:30 a.m., Fresh Start (Contemporary) at 11 a.m. Pastor Jim Johnson, teaching on Luke 1, "Born to Save." (Christmas Series)
Continuing series in the Book of Revelation: "God's FInal Word" on January 17).
Communion, offered the first Sunday of every month, is open to all believers. Bible classes at 10:00 a.m.
Foundations: Traditional Worship, Scripture readings, simple liturgy, relevant, relational verse-by-verse Bible teaching.
Classes this fall, beginning in September: Bible classes resume every Sunday in September. Adult classes: Alan Newman (Discipleship Class); Christianity 101 (Confirmation for Middle School Students): Greg Seeba (for Middle School students). High School class: Jared Langness and Jason Shepard (Grade 9 to Grade 12). New Believers Class: Pastor Jim Johnson, for new converts interested in growing deeper in the faith, or for friends seeking Christ in a new way (Pastor's Study).
Fresh Start: Contemporary Worship, Scripture readings, and relevant and relational verse-by-verse teaching.
5:30 - 7:30 p.m. Youth Worship (Crave Student Ministry). Beginning with sharing a meal together, a fun game and then Crave middle school ministry (at the Johnson's) and high school student ministry (at the Church) break out into growth groups and Bible studies. Contact the Front Porch for weekly email updates and details.
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380 Arneill RoadCamarillo, CA (805) 384-9243 Hours: 9am - 12pm, 1pm - 3pm M-F
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