Saturday, October 1, 2011

Las Buenas Noticias - Oct 2011

News briefs from Centro Cristiano Hispano
Hispanic Mission and Ministries in Ventura and Santa Barbara Counties, California
Christian mission outreach of the Pacific Southwest District, The Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod

October 2011
"You will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you; and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth." Acts 1:8

Centro Cristiano Oxnard welcomes their new Pastor, Rev. Charles Collier (Pastor Carlos). Please pray for all the members and leaders of CCO as they enthusiastically begin renewed outreach and discipleship ministries in the days ahead with their new pastor. Praise the Lord for the faithful years of ministry given to CCO by Pasior Marco Lozano. We pray for him, wife Francisca and family as They leave CCO's pastoral minisiry and we pray especially for the Lord's care in their lives.

Centro Cristiano Hispano Bible Institute has begun two new classes in Santa Paula with a group of six students in SEAN Pastoral Theology Book 5 and twelve first time students in Book 1. The Book 1 class in Moorpark has finished and the students are actively putting their faith into action with community outreach events in the parks and neighborhoods.

Centro Cristiano Emanuel, Santa Paula continues to work with the youth and children of their community. This summer 85 children attended their Vacation Bible School and 40 youth attended their youth sports and Bible competition held every Saturday in July. Also, twelve people were baptized in a special service this summer. Please pray for Pastor Marcelino and his leaders as they work faithfully to carry the Good News to the people of Santa Paula.

Centro Cristiano Moorpark continues with its Saturday ESL classes. Saturday evening worship and Wednesday Guitar Classes and Bible Study. On August 27, the members hosted a BBQ in the park for the neighbors and served food as well as conducted a neighborhood worship service. About 50 neighbors attended and received invitations to the ministries of CCM.


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