Are you ready to embark on an exciting journey filled with love, laughter, and the boundless grace of Jesus Christ?

ENCOUNTER - Church in Ventura

Are you ready to embark on an exciting journey filled with love, laughter, and the boundless grace of Jesus Christ? Look no further! Our vibrant, intergenerational church is calling out to young people, families with kids, and folks of all ages to come and experience the warmth of our community.

A Diverse Blend of Lives

Step through our doors, and you’ll instantly feel the colorful blend of stories and experiences that make up our church family. From the spirited energy of youth to the wisdom of seasoned elders, we’re a community that thrives on the rich diversity of our congregation. Our backgrounds and life experiences only enrich our understanding of God’s grace.

The Gospel is Our Anchor

At the heart of our church lies an unshakable foundation – the belief in Jesus Christ. It’s not just a set of beliefs; it’s a vibrant reality that we live out daily. Following God’s word is our compass, guiding us through life’s twists and turns, and reminding us of the boundless love and forgiveness available to all.

A Welcoming Spirit for All Ages

Young or old, you’ll find a place to belong here. We cherish the excitement of our young believers as they explore their faith with joyful hearts. Our dedicated youth programs and engaging activities ensure that they grow in a supportive, nurturing environment.

For families with kids, we offer a safe haven where children can learn and play while building lasting friendships with other kids. Our children ministry curriculum is not just educational; they’re fun-filled adventures designed to deepen your child’s understanding of God.

Experience Worship Like Never Before

Our worship services are a lively celebration of God’s goodness. Feel the energy as our voices rise in harmonious praise, and let your heart be stirred by the transformative power of worship. Our music is diverse and lively, reflecting the vitality of our congregation.

Community Beyond the Walls

We believe that the church is not just a building; it’s a dynamic community committed to serving others. Join us in various outreach programs, small groups and mission trips, where we put our faith into action. Through these endeavors, we spread love and hope to those in need.

Discover Your Purpose

At our church, we recognize that each person has a unique role in God’s kingdom. We’re here to help you discover and fulfill your purpose, whether it’s through volunteering, joining a small group, or pursuing a ministry that ignites your passion.

A Place of Healing and Restoration

Life can be tough, and we’ve all faced our share of brokenness. But here, you’ll find a community that understands the power of God’s grace to heal and restore. Together, we walk the path of recovery, redemption, and renewal.

Join Us Today!

If you’re looking for a vibrant, loving, and Gospel-centered community, we invite you to join us Sunday at either one of our services, 9AM or 10:45AM. We can’t wait to meet you and share in this incredible journey of faith!

Come as you are, and let’s experience the joy of life in Christ together!


We have ASL interpretation available for the 9 AM service