Local

Making a difference. Right here.  

It's the love of Jesus that moves us to come alongside the needs of the people in our neighborhoods and city. We partner with various organizations in Ventura County. If you'd like to serve here in our community, please contact Clare Rice.


Care for Our Neighbors

Meet the needs of our neighbors all over Ventura County through ACTION. Go here to find out how you can serve. Go here to donate supplies for projects.

Help for Women With Unplanned Pregnancies  

Ventura County Pregnancy Center assists with those who are making decision about their pregnancy offering free pregnancy tests, confidential counseling, options to abortion, and post birthing.

Support for Men, Women and Children in Recovery

The Rescue Mission Alliance provides food, shelter, clothing, and recovery programs and equips people to live productive lives.  

Care for Homeless

We support Operation Embrace, The City Center, and Project Understanding. If you'd like to bring meals to the City Center, sign up here.

Advocate for Foster, Adoption and Orphan Care

Foster parent training and support, respite care for foster families, clothing for foster children with organizations like LoveDoes Bags, and Defending the Fatherless. If you'd like to serve on the ENCOUNTER Foster Care Team, please contact Clare Rice.