We’d love to hear your thoughts and feedback in our annual survey. This survey is to help us gather information about our current needs, feedback to inform future ministries, and to see a snapshot of our current demographics. Fill out our survey online at bit.ly/weareregen2019 or in-person with hard copies in our foyer.
We believe everyone should have the chance to explore, re-engage, or strengthen their faith. Our Alpha group is a safe place to search for the answers to tough questions, whether you are newer to Christianity or have been in the church. Join us for a free 11-week exploration, including dinner, a short video, and discussion about life, faith, and meaning. Alpha restarts September 23 on Mondays from 7:00-9:00 PM in the Regen Cafe. RSVP with Billy@regenerationweb.com.
We’d like to gauge interest for a 9 week Financial Peace University class this Fall on Sunday afternoons or evenings from September 29-November 24. Financial Peace gives the tools and confidence for us to manage our money and lives well. Each class runs for 2 hours and would include a video and discussion covering topics like paying off debt, budgeting, savings, retirement.
During our first service on Sundays, our Cafe will be closed at 9:00 AM for our Student Ministries youth class. Come early to grab a coffee or drink before first service! The Cafe will reopen for food and drinks at the end of first service. For our 10:30 AM attendees, come early before service and visit our Cafe.
We have both a secure online giving option and a donate by text option. Our online giving is available through regenerationweb.com/give. To donate by text, text the amount you want to give to "84321" and Regeneration Planning Center will respond with confirmation.
If you’d like to give in person on a Sunday, our metal tithe boxes are available in the back of the sanctuary.
We will be partnering with Christian Layman Church to hold an Oakland Eye Screening on July 22-24 at the Regen Gym to provide free eye screenings and eyeglasses for those in need. The event will help individuals with their vision and eye health, provide training for optometry students, and give us an opportunity to build and strengthen relationships with our community. Volunteer needs include set up on July 20, and on the event days, volunteers are needed to greet patients, translate, operate eye exam equipment, escort patients, and pray with people. Optometrists are also needed to serve at the Eye Screening. Sign up at bit.ly/2V5D7M6 Contact Billy@regenerationweb.com
The Regeneration Worship Ministry is drawn together for the purpose of ministering to the Lord through music. We're seeking people who have a heart for worshipping God and a desire to serve Regen by creating music that reflects God's diversity and power. We welcome musicians of all skill levels and backgrounds - we specifically would encourage drummers, pianists and non-traditional instrument players to consider joining the worship ministry. Contact Luke Egenolf at firstname.lastname@example.org, or catch him before or after service on Sundays to learn more about the ministry needs and how to get involved.
We will have a Regen Town Hall meeting about East Hills Community Church (EHCC) potentially joining Regeneration as our second campus on Saturday July 20th, 10:00-11:00 AM. We will be sharing about how this fits into our vision and core values as a church, our history with EHCC, and everything that has taken place to bring us to this point. We invite all congregants to share their thoughts, questions, and comments at this meeting. To become a Congregant, contact email@example.com for a Congregant application.
We will have a baby dedication in our June 16th Father’s Day service for families to dedicate their children to God. This is an opportunity for our church to take part and encourage them in this commitment. If you would like to dedicate your baby, contact Katy by June 2 at firstname.lastname@example.org. Our next dedication will be in November.
In our May 12 service, we will be opening up a time for families who would like to dedicate their babies and publicly proclaim their desire and commitment to raising their child up in the Lord. This is also an opportunity to invite the Regen church community to take part and encourage them in this commitment. If you would like to dedicate your baby, contact Katy by April 28 at email@example.com
The Regeneration Worship Ministry is drawn together for the purpose of ministering to the Lord through music. We're seeking people who have a heart for worshipping God and a desire to serve Regen by creating music that reflects God's diversity and power. If this describes you, we ask you'd consider attending auditions on Saturday May 11th between 10:00 AM- 12:00 PM. Contact Luke at firstname.lastname@example.org by Sunday May 5th to receive an audition form and reserve an audition slot.
Regen Community is a great place to learn more about Regen, who you are, and how to become part of the Regeneration Family. This Sunday is Week 3, Regeneration Family, where we look at our different ministries and teams here at Regen . Class runs from May 5-19 on Sundays from 12:15-1:15 PM in the chapel. Contact: email@example.com
Join us for our Easter Family Service & Celebration on April 21st as we celebrate the victory and resurrection of Jesus. We will have only one service on Easter Sunday at 9:00 AM where children will join us in the service, and no 10:45 AM service. Following the 9:00 AM service, we will end this year’s Lent season by having brunch together in our gym at 10:30 AM.
Do you have a loved one or child who has recently come out as LGBT+? Is your desire to honor God and His Word, and also love them like Jesus has loved you? Do you feel alone, or unable to share this with anyone in the church? You are not alone. We want stand with you. You are invited to join us as we lay our hearts and loved ones before the feet of Jesus, learn from Him, and discover ways He will help us move forward. Join us for a 6 week class led by Grace Cooper on Sundays at 5:30-7:30 PM from 4/28- 6/9, excluding Memorial Day weekend. Cost is $55 per person or $90 per couple with shared book. Registration includes book materials, and a light dinner for the first class. Space is limited, register by April 15 with firstname.lastname@example.org
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Grace Cooper is a wife and proud mother of four adult children. After working for many years as the Director of Family and Women’s Ministries in a church setting, God has led her into a new season that includes the privilege of caring for, encouraging, and linking arms with other Christian families who have LGBT+ loved ones.
One of the ways that Cross Streets, our Regeneration Homeless Ministry reaches the surrounding in-need and homeless community is through our weekly 8:00 AM Sunday breakfast and church service in the gym. We seek to show Jesus’s love and compassion through genuine relationship and a warm meal. We’d love to have you join the team! Team needs start at 7:00 AM and include kitchen prep help, speakers, worship, people who can connect and build relationships. Contact Billy@regenerationweb.com
Our Annual Family Meeting is approaching soon on Saturday March 16 from 10:00 AM-1:00 PM. Join us as we celebrate both the purchase of this property and all of you who generously give your time and resources to support Regen. Our Elder Board will update us about this past year and our future direction, and our congregants will vote to confirm a new elder and ratify updates to our Statement of Faith. The Elder Board would like to nominate Joel Vikrant for congregant confirmation for joining the Elder Board this year.
Lunch will be provided and for childcare ages 9 months- 4th grade, sign up at bit.ly/annualfamily
Our Refugee Ministry is looking for volunteers who are available during the week to provide one to one ESL tutoring to refugees from 1951 Coffee. 1951 Coffee runs a monthly barista training here at Regen, providing job training and employment to refugees and asylees. If you are interested or have questions, contact Billy@regenerationweb.com
We believe everyone should have the chance to explore, re-engage, or strengthen their faith. Our Alpha group is a safe place to search for the answers to tough questions, whether you are newer to Christianity or have been in the church. Join us for a free 11-week exploration, including dinner, a short video, and discussion about life, faith, and meaning. Alpha restarts February 25 on Mondays from 7:00-9:00 PM in the Regen Cafe. RSVP with Billy@regenerationweb.com.
Our next season of Children’s Ministry is opening up and we are looking for new additions to the team. If you enjoy working with children and want to catch some of their joy, we hope to hear from you! Classes range from infants to 4th grade. Contact Katy@regenerationweb.com for more information.
Join us for our Saturday February 9 workshop “Practicing Scripture Together” with author and speaker Mark Scandrette. We’ll explore spiritual formation through the context of community and home groups, and how we can integrate scripture into our lives. The workshop will take place in Oakland from 9:00 AM- 2:00 PM, with the location to be confirmed. Cost is $25.00 and includes lunch. RSVP by January 25 with Nate@regenerationweb.com
This Sunday is Regen Community Week 3: Regeneration Family, where we share how you can be a part of our family here in our ministries and teams. Regen Community is a great place to learn more about Regen, who you are, and how to become part of this family. We’d love for you to join, whether you are newer or have been here for several years. We meet this Sunday 12:15-1:15 PM in the Chapel. Walk-ins are welcome or RSVP with email@example.com
The Regeneration Worship Ministry is drawn together for the purpose of ministering to the Lord through music. If you are interested in using your musical gifts to serve at Regen, we will be holding auditions on Saturday, February 2nd between 10:00 AM- 12:00 PM. Contact Luke at firstname.lastname@example.org by this Sunday January 27th to receive an audition form and reserve an audition slot.
Our youth 5th grade and up are invited to our first Student Ministries Lock In from Friday January 25, 8:00 PM to Saturday January 26, 9:00 AM. Come ready for games, food, competition, and fun. Cost is $5 and this will go towards food, supplies, snacks, and prizes that will be given away through the night. This is a great opportunity for your student to invite their friends! If you have any questions, contact Jordan at email@example.com
We will be hosting a Jam Session on Saturday, January 19th from 6:00-8:00 PM. It will be a time to meet other musicians at Regen, share your musical gifts and worship freely together. If you sing, play an instrument, or like listening to music, then this is for you! Pizza and drinks will be provided. For more information, contact Luke at firstname.lastname@example.org